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Textile Colour Control Systems

Datacolor and Xyz offer a range of solutions for Colour Matching, Correction and Quality Control in Textile Dyeing, Printing and Supply Chain Management

With over 30 years experience of Textiles, and the background of very successful programs such as Chroma Calc, ICS's TCM IV and Datamatch Datacolor continues to develop leading edge technology for textile Colour Matching and Control.

Mercury and Spectraflash Spectrophotometers are recommended for use in
Textile Systems.


Datacolor has used it’s decades of colour measurement, matching, correction and management  experience to produce a new program designed for easy matching of any shade on any substrate or blend


Datacolor Match Major Functions include

Ÿ Color Matching—can handle multifibre blends, one or two dyebath methods, exhaust or continuous dyeing, textile printing and even fibre blending and produce results optimized for customer’s needs and your operation.

Ÿ Smartmatch™ - just like a colorist DCIMatch “learns” from the results of previous work to improve the accuracy of first time predictions

Ÿ Correction—automatically calculates the best addition or new formula to satisfy job requirements

Ÿ Colour QC—supplied complete with Datacolor Tools colour quality control software.

Ÿ Compatible—with any of Datacolor’s range of color measuring instruments

Ÿ Integrates—seamless integration with Datacolor Process production software, dispensing systems or Envision Color Communications systems.


Datacolor Tools™ is Datacolor’s latest Colour Quality Control System that provides state-of-the-art software for the measurement and analysis of color.

Based on modern software architecture and an ODBC compliant database Tools combines an easy to use interface with unprecedented user configurability. Whether it’s simple quality control on the production floor or advanced research tasks in the lab, Tools has the options and features to meet your color control needs.


Datacolor Tools™ Main Features include:

· Simple Operation

· Design your own Screens

· Design your own Reports

· Design your own Setups

· Design your own Data Fields

· Design your own Database Records

· Industry Standard Database Architecture

· Artificial Intelligence Tolerancing

· e-mail capability—send standards and batches to your customers direct from the desktop with a single click.

Datacolor Envision™ can accelerate product development and improve colour approvals by allowing you to email precise on-screen colour samples that display the image, gloss and texture of the customer's product.

Life-like Product simulation over the internet can eliminate approval visits, reduce the number of trials that have to be prepared and the expensive and time-consuming shipment of physical samples.



Datacolor Process software ensures consistent application of dyes and chemicals in the dyehouse by optimizing the process. 

Process offers 3 versions,  ranging from a simple job ticket module to a fully functioned , integrated dyehouse management system.

Process can be integrated with most dye machine control and chemical weighing or dispensing systems

Datacolor Weigh is a controlled weighing program that integrates with Datacolor Process to make sure the correct weight and product is prepared for the dyeing process.  Product identification is achieved with bar code readers and the system steps the colour weigher through the weighing process, only allowing progress when accuracy is achieved

Ahiba has a worldwide reputation for the quality and reliability of it’s laboratory dyeing machines.  

All Ahiba machines are infra-red heated and process controlled to ensure close correlation between laboratory and production.   

Beaker sizes of 150ml to 1 litre allow for a wide range of sample weights to be dyed and models suitable for wash testing are available.


Autolab offers a range of laboratory dispensing and solution preparation systems.    

Accuracy of laboratory samples is critical to reducing  production times and thereby increasing the efficiency of the dyehouse and the quality of the product.  Autolab systems ensure this accuracy and free up technician time

Autofoam offers a range of foam application systems designed to apply textile finishing chemicals in the most economical and energy efficient way.

Special models are also available specifically designed for hazardous stain release or proofing chemical application.



Xyz  Services
Xyz's Support for you does not end with the sale. 

We provide after sale service and support including:

  • Preventative Maintenance

  • Repair Services

  • Data and Software Updating

  • Instrument Checking and Recertification

  • Telephone Technical Support

  • Training and Colour
    Education Courses.






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