About Us

Established For 65 Years

For more than 65 years Boston Matthews has been at the forefront of extrusion machinery technology.

As the Inventors of the Caterpillar Haul-Off (Puller) Boston Matthews has earned a place in the coveted US Plastics Hall Of Fame and with over 10,000 direct descendants of the ‘Boston’ or Farris Puller in daily use around the world is the leading manufacturer of the Caterpillar Puller.


Boston Matthews has achieved many "firsts" in the plastics industry including being the world’s first manufacturers of an 150mm Extruder for the processing of Polyurethane and the first European company to successfully process Fluorocarbons.

Innovations have also included the processing of new and complex polymers successfully such as PEEK.

A Worldwide Organisation

Boston Matthews is a global company that supports in excess of 35,000 machines in over 70 countries.

Head Offices and manufacturing facilities are based in Worcester, England which are further supported by facilities in Coral Springs, Florida, USA and Shanghai,  China.

Boston Matthews is proud to be active members in the world’s leading Plastics Associations including Society of The Plastics Industry (SPI); The British Plastics Federation (BPF); The Plastic Packaging Machinery Association (PPMA); Plastics Machinery Manufactures and Distributors Association (PMMDA); and The Shanghai Plastics Association.