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Matthews International Announces the Completion of the Acquisition of Schawk, Inc

PITTSBURGH, PA, July 29, 2014 — Matthews International Corporation (NASDAQ GSM: MATW) (“Matthews or the “Company”) today announced the completion of its acquisition of 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

Matthews International Commemorates 20th Anniversary on The NASDAQ Stock Market

Matthews International Corporation Advised of Federal Trade Commission’s Early Termination of the HSR Waiting Period

 MATTHEWS INTERNATIONAL CORPORATION ADVISED OF FEDERAL TRADE COMMISSION’S EARLY TERMINATION OF THE HSR WAITING PERIOD

Pittsburgh, PA, April 1, 2014

On March 31, 2014, Matthews International Incorporation (“Matthews” and/or the “Company”) was advised that the Federal Trade Commission had granted early termination of the waiting period under the Hart-Scott-Rodino Antitrust Improvements Act of 1976 in connection with the proposed merger of Schawk, Inc. with Moonlight Merger Sub Corp., a wholly-owned subsidiary of Matthews.

Press Release – FTC_04012014_FINAL

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

Pyramid Acquisition

Press Release – 12/17/2012 – Acquisition of Pyramid Controls, Inc.

PITTSBURGH, PA, December 17, 2012 — Matthews International Corporation (NASDAQ GSM: MATW) today announced that the Company has acquired Pyramid Controls, Inc. and its affiliate, Pyramid Control Systems (collectively, “Pyramid”).