HEIDELBERG and the ISO 12647-2 print standard

ISO 12647-2 is a hot topic within the print industry and an area for which HEIDELBERG has shown clear leadership.

Printing quality colour consistently and reliably, to defined standards, is a key focus for our product development and R&D efforts, and is further supported by our service portfolio.

Our expertise and competence in this area is born of many years' experience, and we regularly provide guidance and information to the industry through seminars, exhibitions and other events.

We offer a turnkey service delivered by highly-specialized, certified color management prepress and press experts:

  • From consulting to machine configuration, customized training and certification
  • Delivery of ISO 12647-2 certificate valid for 24 months with follow-up check after 6, 12, and 18 months
  • For reliable, reproducible print production, less waste and shorter makeready times
  • For a stronger and more competitive positioning on your market

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Free colour evaluation.

Are you curious to know how your print shop scores on colour quality? Or do you need advice on how to improve the quality of your print products?

Take advantage of our free colour evaluation offer: download our free color calibration forms, run a few print tests and send us your sheets for evaluation.

Our team of colour quality experts will measure these sheets and give you a free report on the results to help you identify potential issues and find solutions.



Everything you always wanted to know
about color management.

Even though modern digital imaging software can automate the process of color management, certain aspects will always remain subjective. Having a deeper understanding of the principles behind color management and what choices to make helps printers achieve optimal printing results.

Get the lowdown on colorimetry, densitometry, standardization in printing, dot gain vs. dot loss and much more in our expert guide.


Interested in our colour management services?

Contact us on +44 (0)844 892 2010

Monday through Friday - 8 a.m. to 5.15 p.m.

Tel: +44 (0)844 892 2010

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