March 17, 2014



Matthews International Corporation Signs Definitive Merger Agreement to Acquire Schawk, Inc.

 PITTSBURGH, PA, March 17, 2014 — Matthews International Corporation (NASDAQ GSM: MATW) (“Matthews or the “Company”) today announced that the Company has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Schawk, Inc. (“SGK”) (NYSE: SGK). SGK is a leading global brand development, activation and brand deployment company. SGK reported sales of $443 million for 2013 and has approximately 3,600 employees in over 20 countries.

Press Release – SGK Inc