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Tuesday, October 14, 2014

X-Rite Pantone to exhibit at Labelexpo India: To showcase solutions that enable label converters to measure, manage and communicate color

X-Rite Pantone will be exhibiting at LabelExpo India, taking place 29 October - 1 November in Pragati Maidan, New Delhi. X-Rite Pantone will be exhibiting with their Partner Esko in Hall 12, booth B52. At the event, X-Rite will be showcasing its suite of offerings that enable closed-loop color measurement and management for label converters.

“In India, as in other parts of the world, label converters are being required to do more with less,” says Francesco Tomasello, X-Rite’s Vice President, EMEA Sales Channels, Retail and India. “That’s why we are excited to be showcasing our range of solutions at LabelExpo India. Our products are proven to help label converters reduce time at prepress, save money in their production costs and, most importantly, provide better service to their customers.”

In the Esko stand, X-Rite will feature PantoneLIVE, a cloud-based color management service that was developed by X-Rite Pantone and is also offered as part of Esko’s Color Engine software. With PantoneLIVE, the digital brand color lives in a secure, centralized cloud ecosystem where it’s accessible to everyone involved in label production process. This unprecedented level of access facilitates color standards across all phases of production, regardless of the printing technologies or substrates that are used.

In addition to PantoneLIVE, X-Rite Pantone will also highlight their entire range of color management products that can work individually or together to ensure color quality in every step of the label production process. Products highlighted at LabelExpo India include:
  • ColorCert - ColorCert provides procurement and brand owners with a process control for monitoring and managing color across a large and diverse supply chain. ColorCert simplifies color communication from the artwork phase of projects through separation, the ink room and pressroom.
  • X-Rite eXact The X-Rite eXact is our next generation spectrophotometer that is designed to support a wide range of applications. eXact enables printers and label converters to understand, control and manage color, ensuring the utmost in color accuracy and avoiding costly reprinting and rework.
  • eXact Scan - eXact Scan extends the functionality of the X-Rite eXact by adding unmatched speed, flexibility and new quality control for the printing and packaging industries.
  • InkKeyControl – Combining eXact Scan with InkKeyControl software from X-Rite enables color management at a low cost of entry. InkKeyControl allows printers to achieve faster make-ready and improve quality control by controlling the ink keys.
  • InkFormulation 6.2 – With new features and enhancements, the latest version of InkFormulation gives users more flexibility in the way they handle the software. InkFormulation 6.2 creates formulation for all colors of a PantoneLIVE library and other Color Libraries with a single click. In addition, it allows ink film thickness calibration for offset printing, and simplifies the formulation for the reuse of ink leftovers.