MeadWestvaco Announces Lithgow as President of Healthcare Business
October 21, 2008

Effective October 1, Richmond, Virginia-based MeadWestvaco Corp. (MWV) announced 20-year industry-veteran Dr. Ted Lithgow will serve as the new president of MWV Healthcare. In this role Lithgow will focus on leveraging the success of MWV Healthcare’s adherence and compliance packaging solutions, global manufacturing capabilities and efficient supply chain to accelerate the commercialization of new products and capitalize on growth opportunities in fast-growing areas of the world such as India and China. “The global MWV Healthcare business is focused on meeting the critical needs of the pharmaceutical and health-care sector, including improving patient adherence and speed-to-market, while cost-effectively adding value in the supply chain,”

MeadWestvaco to Release Third Quarter 2008 Results and Host Conference Call
September 23, 2008

Richmond, Virginia-based MeadWestvaco Corporation announced it will release third quarter 2008 results on Wednesday, October 29, before the opening of domestic financial markets. The company will broadcast its third-quarter conference call on Wednesday, October 29, at 10:00 a.m. (EDT) with access available via the Internet and telephone. John A. Luke, Jr., chairman and chief executive officer; James A. Buzzard, president; E. Mark Rajkowski, chief financial officer and Jason Thompson, director, investor relations, will review the third quarter results. Following the review, questions will be taken from registered analysts and investors. About MeadWestvaco: MeadWestvaco Corporation provides packaging solutions to many of the world’s most

The Master Plan
June 1, 2007

IMAGINE LIFE WITHOUT calendars. Days, weeks and months would run together (more than they do now). Recitals would be missed and birthdays forgotten. Sporting events would be poorly attended and turn times would never be met. The importance of calendars in the flow of daily life is hard to miss. For this reason, the products have remained a promotional favorite and show no signs of letting up. OLDIE BUT GOODIE Calendars are one of the oldest and most celebrated promotional products, and with good reason. “They provide such high visibility, as [they] are referred to countless times a day by the user,” explained Jeff Taplin,

07/06 Retraction for Calendars
June 22, 2006

In “Schedule Calendars Into the Daily Grind” in the June 2006 issue, the two featured images were misidentified. The following are the correct product descriptions: No cumbersome handling with MeadWestvaco’s spiral bound journal/calendars. Ease of use makes them attractive to those who prefer simplicity. Circle 206 on Info Card or visit The Clearview calendar is one of TimePlanner Calendars/JournalBooks’ newest products. It features a trendy, fresh style that’s in high demand in the finance, real estate and insurance markets. Circle 207 on Info Card or visit /infocard