Matthews Featured in PMT Magazine’s ‘Packaging Basics’

Matthews Marking Systems high resolution thermal ink jet print heads and Viacode software platform were featured in PMT Magazine’s  ’Packaging Basics’ article in the March/April issue. The article highlighted Viacode’s ease of use and scalability. Read the full article here.

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Matthews Introduces Water Fast Water Based Ink for DOD

MATTHEWS INTRODUCES PIGMENTED WATER FAST, WATER BASED INK FOR DROP-ON-DEMAND TECHNOLOGY New ink is environmentally friendly and APA – Engineered Wood Association certified Pittsburgh, PA, December 17, 2013 – Matthews Marking Systems, a leading manufacturer of marking and coding products, announces the release of a pigmented, water fast, water-based ink for its drop-on-demand (DOD) print...

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Matthews Introduces Fast Dry Solvent Inks For Viacode L-Series

MATTHEWS INTRODUCES CARTRIDGE BASED FAST DRY SOLVENT INKS FOR VIACODE L-SERIES New inks greatly expand thermal ink jet applications on non-porous materials   Pittsburgh, PA, December 10, 2013 – Matthews Marking Systems, a leading manufacturer of marking and coding products, announces the release of two fast dry solvent-based inks for its Viacode L-Series thermal ink jet (TIJ) printer. The...

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Food & Beverage Packaging Features our Thermal Transfer Printing

Matthews’ low cost, versatile thermal transfer printer is highlighted as a way to save time and money in this month’s issue of Food & Beverage Packaging magazine. Read the full story here.

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Matthews Offers Total Brand Solutions with New Brand Center

Pittsburgh, PA (October 10, 2013) – Matthews Brand Solutions is pleased to announce the opening of its new Brand Center in Pittsburgh, PA. While its Bakery Square location, at 6515 Penn Avenue in Pittsburgh, has been part of Matthews for 46 years, it recently underwent a major renovation and reconfiguration. The space currently houses Matthews Marking Systems, a business group of Matthews...

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New Ink Update

Matthews has limited quantities of JAM-4013 Black and DPI-201 Black inks available from stock, and has eliminated further production of these formulas, as we continue to move toward inks that are more universally accepted for use in all valve based printheads.  All current installations using the materials listed above, should be moved to the SCP-700A Black ink as a direct replacement. The...

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New Viacode Thermal Inkjet Provides Performance at Industrial Speeds

Pittsburgh, PA, May 28, 2013 – Matthews Marking Systems introduces the Viacode L-Series thermal inkjet printer.  Leveraging the same cartridge technology found in desktop printers, the L-Series provides high native print resolution (600 x 600 dpi) at nearly twice the speed of previous thermal inkjet systems.  With a variety of ink types and colors available, the L-Series is a clean, fast, and...

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See Our New Ad in Packaging World

See Matthews’ latest ad in Packaging World’s Serialization Playbook, featuring our variety of serialization coding and printing technologies. Download...

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Matthews acquires Pyramid Controls

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”).  Read the full story.

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New Thermal Transfer Printer Provides Great Value

Pittsburgh, PA, November 16, 2012 – Matthews Marking Systems introduces a new line of economical thermal transfer printers for packaging applications.  Sold under the SVM nameplate, these high performance printers are available in two print widths, 32mm or 53mm, and offer arrangements for either continuous or intermittent printing. With a high resolution print quality of up to 300 dpi, the...

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Application Story – Bakkavor Foods

Bakkavor Foods in Cobourg, Ontario, has improved efficiency and reduced labor costs by replacing hand-applied stickers with a CX16F inkjet printer for date and lot coding their paperboard sleeves.  Read the complete article, courtesy of Packaging World...

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Brand on Demand with Matthews’ New Viacode

Pittsburgh, PA, February 1, 2012 – Matthews Marking Products introduces a new multi-technology controller and GUI platform for the future generation of Matthews’ marking technologies. The revolutionary new Viacode print control module runs on a real time operating system and high speed control network, providing you with a scalable, single-source control of multiple printers or production...

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New Fluorescent Ink Provides High Contrast Mark

Pittsburgh, PA, July 1, 2011 – Matthews Marking Products is pleased to introduce the SCP-420 Blaze Orange ink. This brightly colored, fluorescent ink provides a brilliant, high-contrast mark on both light and dark colored surfaces, and can be used to mark onto non-porous materials such as plastics and metals, as well as cardboard, wood, and other porous substrates. The fluorescence of the ink...

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