At booth 223, GMG color management tools help assure designers that their intent is what is ultimately reproduced
Hingham, MA – GMG (www.gmgcolor.com), the leading developer and supplier of high-end color management software solutions, announces it will be demonstrating its color solutions to the creative community in booth 223 at HOW Design Live 2017, May 2-6 in Chicago. HOW Design Live is one of the largest annual gatherings of creative professionals in the world. It is an exclusive opportunity to preview new tools, technologies and products. Part of the agenda includes the Dieline Conference, a packaging & branding design conference featuring an international lineup of speakers from some of the world’s top brands.
“GMG likes to say that creative minds love color and brand owners love color. GMG’s solutions satisfy both,” explains Joe Varone, GMG Americas President. “GMG has been around designers for years, providing workflows that assure the most color out of an original file as it is repurposed, proofing systems that h been known for their accuracy, and collaboration/approval systems to tie designers, brands and printers together.”
Proofing for agencies – simple, reliable and economical To assess layouts in detail, designers and brand owners must have an idea of exactly what's going to be printed later with uncompromising color accuracy. GMG ColorProof produces those online proofs without the need for couriers or last-minute modifications. With remote proofing, GMG ColorProof delivers the process guarantee for international production. For years, GMG ColorProof has been the preferred solution for efficient and safe contract proofing with uncompromising color fidelity. It is compliant with globally accepted printing standards (such as ISO Offset, PSO, GRACoL and SWOP), and its reliability and remarkable performance has made it an indispensable tool among leading color management experts. It is the perfect integration of proof printing with our exclusive portfolio of GMG proofing media that makes GMG ColorProof a superior system. With remote proofing, GMG ColorProof provides the process guarantee that so many international production operations need.
GMG CoZone: The ultimate content approval solution.GMG CoZone is a cloud-based approval solution for agencies, designers, marketing departments, prepress companies and everyone else involved in media production. All project stakeholders can easily review the original design data in a softproof view and annotate layout, content and colors, including all the necessary measurements. Different versions can be reviewed side-by-side or even on top of each other, as on a light table. Once the content is approved, and a hard proof is required, CoZone can additionally send the data to a connected GMG ColorProof system. Thus, CoZone bundles all approval and proofing processes within a single platform, offering seamless remote proofing that completes the correction and approval process with legally binding contract proofs.
Sold as SaaS, GMG CoZone can easily be branded to reflect other corporate identities, including a custom domain. The intuitive user interface makes it easy to immediately start working and manage all corrections and approvals quickly. Effective collaboration, away from numerous e-mails and commented PDFs, can be easy to achieve – with the right platform.
“Color is perhaps the most important consideration in the mind of any designer,” concludes Varone. “GMG makes sure that the designer’s intent is, indeed, what is reproduced. We look forward to showing how our tools can make color management effortless.”