WestRock Announces Quarterly Dividend of $0.40 Per Share

NORCROSS, Ga., July 28, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Board of Directors of WestRock Company (NYSE:WRK) today declared a regular quarterly dividend of $0.40 per share on its common stock payable on August 21, 2017 to stockholders of record as of the close of business on August 11, 2017.

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WestRock (NYSE:WRK) partners with our customers to provide differentiated paper and packaging solutions that help them win in the marketplace. WestRock’s 45,000 team members support customers around the world from more than 300 operating and business locations spanning North America, South America, Europe and Asia. Learn more at www.westrock.com.

CONTACT: WestRock Investors: Matt Tractenberg, 470-328-6327 Vice President, Head of Investor Relations matt.tractenberg@westrock.com John Stakel, 678-291-7901 Senior Vice President - Treasurer john.stakel@westrock.com Media: John Pensec, 470-328-6397 Director, Corporate Communications john.pensec@westrock.com

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