Esko Acquires BLUE Software

GHENT, Belgium—Esko, a global provider of software and hardware for packaging design, collaboration, automation, workflow and production, has announced its acquisition of BLUE Software LLC, a label and artwork management software company based in Chicago, IL, from Diversis Capital and Schawk.  “We are relentlessly seeking to reduce time to market, cost and quality risk in … Continued

Pantone & X-Rite Appoint Ondrej Kruk As New President

GRAND RAPIDS, MI—X-Rite Incorporated, a global leader in color science and technology, and Pantone LLC, announce the appointment of Ondrej Kruk to the role of president. Kruk, who brings a combination of commercial and operational experience to Pantone and X-Rite, will lead the continued expansion of Pantone and X-Rite’s product and solution portfolio beyond color … Continued