Richmond, Virginia, USA, 24 July 2006 -- Chesapeake Corporation (NYSE: CSK) will offer a live webcast teleconference of the company's second-quarter 2006 financial results on 03 August 2006, beginning at 11:00 a.m. (EDT). Andrew J. Kohut, Chesapeake's president and chief executive officer, and Joel K. Mostrom, senior vice president and chief financial officer, will provide remarks.

Interested parties are invited to listen to the live webcast by visiting the Investor Relations section of Chesapeake Corporation's Web site at A replay of the webcast will be available later that day in that same section of Chesapeake's Web site.

Chesapeake Corporation is a leading international supplier of value-added specialty paperboard and plastic packaging with headquarters in Richmond, Virginia. The company is one of Europe's premier suppliers of folding cartons, leaflets, labels, and plastic packaging for niche markets. Chesapeake has more than 50 locations in Europe, North America, Africa, and Asia, and it employs approximately 5900 people worldwide.