Business Segments

Matthews International Corporation is comprised of three business segments: Memorialization, Brand Solutions and Industrial.


  • Matthews Aurora
    Funeral Solutions
  • Cemetery Products
  • Architectural Products
  • Environmental Solutions
    • Cremation Operations
    • Waste Incineration Systems

Matthews has been a leader in the memorialization industry for more than a century and a half. We serve cemeteries and funeral homes with a full range of products and services. Like all other businesses, our Memorialization workforce takes great pride in providing our customers with unrivaled excellence and superior craftsmanship

The Matthews Aurora Funeral Solutions division is a leading manufacturer and distributor of caskets and other funeral home products in North America, producing a wide variety of wood, metal and cremation caskets.

The Cemetery Products division manufactures and markets products in North America, Europe and Australia used primarily in the cemetery and architectural industries. We sell exclusively through authorized distributors, including cemeteries, funeral homes and mortuaries, crematories and monument companies.

Environmental Solutions is a worldwide leader in the design and manufacture of technologically advanced combustion systems, including crematoria, incinerators, emission controls and energy recovery. The division is a total solutions provider with a passion for both the environment and the success of its clients.

Environmental Solutions is also the established global leader in cremation solutions, providing service, parts, supplies, crematory management and memorial products for nearly 70 years. The Cremation team has a history of innovation and is committed to creating new solutions for a rapidly changing industry.

Matthews’ Architectural Products are recognized throughout the world as a leader in high quality custom metal products, including cast plaques, etchings, metal letters and specialty products.

Our products are in Halls of Fame, government buildings, homes and offices around the world. We are committed to quality, heritage and craftsmanship – helping to communicate, commemorate and celebrate.


Brand Solutions

  • Brand Development
  • Brand Deployment

SGK is a global brand development and deployment provider that helps companies drive brand performance by improving topline growth and bottom-line efficiency.

Our Brand Development group is focused on improving topline growth for brand owners. Anthem, Brandimage, IDL and Crack provide comprehensive complementary branding and design services that help build brands and consumer desire for them. This includes the creation of innovative insight-based brand strategies, corporate brand identities, brand experiences, design systems and amplification across media channels online and offline and merchandising at retail. Our award-winning brands serve many of the world’s iconic and best-loved brands and companies.

Our Brand Deployment group is focused on improving bottom-line efficiency for brand owners and commercial printers. Schawk and Saueressig provide comprehensive graphics and innovative print services across media/marketing channels that help improve bottom-line efficiency and protect brands. This includes workflow audits and continuous improvement services, print and color management, flexo platemaking, rotogravure cylinder engraving to market-leading technical innovations such as 3D micro-embossing. Together, these brands have more than 200 years experience leading the industry with insight, innovations and standard-setting quality. Together, Schawk and Saueressig serve many of the world’s largest and most respected multinational and regional organizations.


  • Marking Systems
  • Fulfillment Systems
  • Control Products

Matthews Automation Solutions designs, manufactures and distributes a wide range
of marking, coding and industrial automation technologies and solutions. Our integrated systems identify, track, control, and pick products at the highest levels of accuracy.

We are a global provider of printing systems and consumables for corporate branding, product identification and traceability, operational marking and regulatory compliance.

Our Fulfillment Systems businesses – Lightning Pick, IPTI and Holjeron – deliver advanced solutions for warehouse control systems and software, conveyor and sortation control, motor driven rollers, pick-to-light and other paperless picking solutions. These solutions enhance material handling productivity, accuracy and cost efficiency throughout the supply chain.

Control Products designs, engineers and manufacturers intelligent electronic controls
for material handling systems, industrial automation equipment and industrial printers.