Matthews Marking Industry Highlight for Marking & Coding Applications: Building Materials

Building Materials

With the most reliable printing technology in even the harshest environments,  Matthews provides turn-key and engineered solutions for any kind of mark on any type of surface in the building products industry – from metal and wood, to concrete, brick and ceramic, 2D codes, barcodes, large or small character marks, and everything in between.


Clearly marking your wood products gives you a competitive edge in the marketplace, and we offer solutions representing the best way to help you do that. From identifying your product with large, bold images of your brand to accurately printing specifications, association trademarks, mill numbers and more, our comprehensive solutions help you every step of the way. The Matthews Marking workhorse DOD printer lineup is the industry leader and provides your production with reliable operation and the maximum possible uptime.

Substrates and applications include:

  • Panel
  • Plywood
  • Engineered Wood
  • Product Identification
  • Stack Wood Marking
  • Pallet Marking
  • Association Trademarks
  • Nail Pattern Marking
  • Barcoding
  • Branding
  • Structural Rating

Achieve high quality marks with unprecedented control and gain a competitive advantage with the most reliable, versatile marking and coding solutions available for the steel and metal industry. Easily integrate with existing or new production lines at scale.

With the industry’s most reliable inkjet printing technology and the broadest range of inks for the metal industry, Matthews is your go-to provider for metal marking. We provide turnkey and custom-engineered solutions for placing any kind of mark on nearly any type of metal at speed and with rock-solid reliability.

Metal manufacturing facilities place incredible demands on marking systems. High temperatures, oily or dusty surfaces and variable material compositions make for a particularly challenging environment. That’s where our partnership with Matthews comes in. Matthews’ printers are designed specifically for operation in harsh environments with minimal maintenance so you can maximize uptime and ROI.

Pipes & Plastics

Our coding and marking systems ensure your plastic and metal pipe is easily identifiable over its life cycle, with high-quality prints that last. Your customers need crisp, clear marks that include material type, manufacturer’s name, size, pressure rating/relevant manufacturing standard, and any other information that has significant meaning to them and we can make it happen.

You can rely on our extensive industry knowledge and proven results to help you make your mark. Matthews works closely with those in the pipe industry to create engineered solutions, decade-after-decade, continually developing new inks and technologies to meet your changing production demands.

Substrates and applications include:

  • Metal pipe
  • Plastic pipe
  • Corrugated pipe
  • Lot, batch and ID coding
  • 2D codes
  • Branding
  • Product identification
  • Regulatory marking
Stone and Brick

Matthews Marking Systems offers a wide range of reliable marking and coding technologies for porous and non-porous surfaces in the stone processing industry. With many years of industry experience and the expertise of their in-house engineering team, we have solutions for direct printing of your product as well as solutions for marking pallet goods, big bags and bags.

Substrates and Applications Include:

  • Bricks
  • Autoclaved aerated concrete
  • Clinker
  • Tiles
  • Concrete
  • Bigbags
  • Pallet goods
  • Bags
  • 2D-Codes
  • Product identification
  • Lot, batch and ID coding
Why choose us? Why choose Matthews?

As a leading distributor for Matthews Marking our team has the training, access and ability to work with your departments on a personalized level to guarantee success from the brainstorming stage to implementation and beyond. We use our broad industry knowledge to fill in blind spots and elevate your goals for ultimate success. We work with Matthews and their vast engineering team to keep projects on track and moving in the right direction. Their decades of specialized experience matched with our personalized, industry specific knowledge gives you a one-two punch.

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