Datacolor, a global leader in color management solutions, provides software, instruments and services to assure accurate color of materials, products and images. The world’s leading brands, manufacturers and creative professionals have used Datacolor’s innovative solutions to consistently achieve the right color for more than 40 years.


Affordable Textile Color Management Solutions for the Entire Supply Chain

To be globally competitive today, apparel and textile companies have to deal with shorter lead times, cost pressures, and increased quality and productivity demands. Datacolor’s proven family of products help you address these critical issues by expediting color development and deliver optimum color quality, adding significant value to the complex color management process.


Datacolor Match Textile offers a variety of powerful formulation and correction capabilities with an advanced user interface. It provides fast and accurate matches with the lowest-cost recipes for exhaust and continuous dyers alike.


To formulate a color, Match Textile accounts for all the variables that can influence color dyestuff compatibility, substrate and process variations, color constancy, metamerism, etc. to build an optimal color recipe that reduces shade corrections and minimizes overall waste of dye, chemicals and water.

  • Up to 50% less time spent on color formulation with increased first-shot matches.
  • 10% fewer new formulations required for the color development process.
  • Predefined dyestuff combinations ensure creation of recipes without unwanted dyes.
  • Benefit from fewer lab dips with cost optimized ingredients.
  • Fewer resources spent on new formulations by taking advantage of a recipe archive with customized recipe status information.
  • Calculating batch corrections for off-shade production with Match Textile improves re-dyeing accuracy.
  • Use of offset-standards compensates for shade drifts in finishing.
  • Extended data exchange capabilities streamline the color development process.
  • Working with predefined and easily applicable match settings for specific customers ensures that quality requirements are achieved.