Software code and personnel included in the deal.
X-Rite has acquired ICC Tools, a division of Print West, in Saskatchewan, Canada. The ICC Tools technology engine is utilized in X-Rite's MonacoQCcolor and Colorshop X color-management products. The acquisition includes key personnel as well as software code.
The acquisition, says X-Rites James Weaver, "reflects our aggressive M&A strategy to find complementary technology that adds significant value to our current and future color-business innovation." (X-Rite: www.xrite.com)