MATTHEWS INTERNATIONAL CORP false 0000063296 0000063296 2021-12-01 2021-12-01





Washington, D. C. 20549







Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d)

of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934

Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported): December 1, 2021




(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)




Pennsylvania   0-09115   25-0644320

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Incorporation or organization)



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(I.R.S. Employer

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Two Northshore Center, Pittsburgh, PA 15212-5851

(Address of principal executive offices) (Zip Code)

(412) 442-8200

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Not Applicable

(Former name, former address and former fiscal year, if changed since last report)



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Class A Common Stock, $1.00 par value   MATW   Nasdaq Global Select Market

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Item 2.02 Results of Operations and Financial Condition.

In connection with the recent announcement by Matthews International Corporation (the “Company”) that effective in the first quarter of fiscal 2022, the Company transferred its surfaces and engineered products businesses from the SGK Brand Solutions segment to the Industrial Technologies segment, attached is an investor presentation updated with financial results for fiscal 2021, reflecting such transfer. This presentation, or excerpts from this presentation, may be provided to existing and/or prospective investors during future meetings. The presentation is furnished herewith as Exhibit 99.1 and will also be posted to the Company’s website at

This information, including exhibits attached hereto, shall not be deemed “filed” for purposes of Section 18 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended (the “Exchange Act”), or otherwise subject to the liabilities of that section. This information shall not be deemed to be incorporated by reference in any filing under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, or the Exchange Act, except as shall be expressly set forth by specific reference to this Form 8-K in such a filing.

Item 7.01 Regulation FD Disclosure.

See discussion of Matthews International Corporation’s investor presentation set forth above in Item 2.02, which is incorporated herein by reference.

Item 9.01 Financial Statements and Exhibits.

(d) Exhibits.




99.1    Matthews International Corporation investor presentation
104    Cover Page Interactive Data File (embedded within the Inline XBRL document)


Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.



/s/ Steven F. Nicola

  Steven F. Nicola
  Chief Financial Officer and Secretary

Date: December 1, 2021