X-Rite, which develops colour measurement and management systems, software and services, has donated a new Ci7860 spectrophotometer to the American Association of Textile Chemists and Colorists (AATCC) for use in its lab.
The way digital wide-format printing has evolved is different from traditional printing. For example, traditional presses used printing plates of one sort or another, so companies would build a centralized area for both preparing their artwork and imaging the plates.
Process control is critically important to efficient manufacturing, regardless of the product being made. Maintaining consistency day-to-day is virtually impossible without tight control over the manufacturing process.