Latest Matthews International Corporation Stories

2011-04-08 13:30:00

PITTSBURGH, April 8, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Matthews International Corporation (Nasdaq: MATW), a Pittsburgh based company and world-renowned bronze casting company, announced that they have teamed up with NFL Legend Rocky Bleier to honor and remember those who were lost in the events of September 11, 2001. Matthews International has launched a line of distinctive commemorative plaques that are ideal for placement in parks, schools and other public venues to serve as a remembrance to those...

2010-10-11 08:15:00

LAKEWOOD, Colo., Oct. 11 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Mesa Laboratories, Inc. (Nasdaq: MLAB), a supplier of instruments and consumables for quality control applications, today announced the appointment of David M. Kelly to its Board of Directors. David was most recently with Matthews International Corporation, until his retirement in 2007, where he was Chairman of the Board, Chief Executive Officer, and President. Prior to joining Matthews in 1995, David was with Carrier Corporation for 23...

2010-04-22 15:10:00

PITTSBURGH, April 22 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Matthews International Corporation (Nasdaq: MATW) today announced earnings for the fiscal quarter ended March 31, 2010. Net income for the Company's fiscal 2010 second quarter was $15,931,000, or $0.53 per share, compared to $12,742,000, or $0.42 per share, for the second fiscal quarter a year ago. The fiscal 2009 second quarter results included unusual charges of $0.11 per share, which primarily consisted of costs related to the...

2010-04-12 10:36:00

PITTSBURGH, April 12 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Matthews International Corporation (Nasdaq: MATW) today announced plans to release second quarter fiscal 2010 results on Thursday, April 22, 2010. Matthews International Corporation has scheduled a conference call for Friday, April 23, 2010 at 10:00 a.m. Eastern time. Participating in the call will be Joseph C. Bartolacci - President and CEO, and Steven F. Nicola - Chief Financial Officer. To participate in the call, dial 1-612-332-0228 at...

2010-04-12 07:49:00

PITTSBURGH, April 12 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Matthews International Corporation (Nasdaq: MATW) today announced its acquisition of Reynoldsville Casket Company ("Reynoldsville"). Reynoldsville, which is headquartered in Reynoldsville, Pennsylvania, is a manufacturer and distributor of caskets primarily in the Northeast region of the United States. Terms of the transaction were not immediately disclosed. Reynoldsville reported sales of approximately $13 million in calendar 2009....

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