Datacolor signs with Computers Unlimited for UK distribution

Datacolor signs with Computers Unlimited for UK distribution

World-leading colour management company Datacolor, today announces that it has appointed Computers Unlimited as master UK distributor of its award-winning ColorVision digital imaging colour solutions.

The company will carry Datacolor’s full range of Spyder2 colour measurement products including the Spyder2express, Spyder2PRO and Spyder2 Suite entry level and professional monitor calibration products. CU will also distribute Datacolor’s printer calibration products, PrintFIX PRO and PrintFIX PRO Suite

“We have chosen to partner with Computers Unlimited because of its reputation as the leading distributor of computer products for creative professionals in the UK,” said Christoph Gamper, European General Manager for Datacolor’s ColorVision line of products. “Our product range is synergistic with many of the other product ranges that CU distributes for other vendors in the UK including Adobe, Wacom and Epson.”

" By adding Datacolor’s product portfolio to the range of products we distribute, we are able to offer our vendors a high quality colour measurement solution. Datacolor’s products sit nicely across many of CU’s key markets and help us to provide a complete creative solution to our customers," said Andrew Croucher, business manager for the Publishing Group at CU.

Colour Confidence will continue to supply Datacolor products in the UK to the professional photographic marketplace. “We are pleased to be working alongside CU in ensuring Datacolor products reach the widest possible audience and are excited at the prospect of seeing even greater acceptance of colour management products through CU’s involvement and exposure in the retail sector and emerging markets” comments Geoffrey Clements, Managing Director, Colour Confidence.

These products are available immediately at www.unlimited.com or by calling +44 (0)20 82 00 82 82 and are being shown at Datacolor’s Colorvision stand at photokina from the 26th of September until the 1st of October 2006.

About Computers Unlimited

Established in 1985, Computers Unlimited (legal name Janson Computers PLC) is the UK’s largest and best-known specialist distributor of computer products for the professional, creative industry. Based in London, it sells through VARs, volume resellers and retailers nationwide. The company has carefully built up a ‘best of breed’ range of software and hardware from more than sixty leading manufacturers and publishers including Adobe, Apple, Epson, Macromedia, Quark, Samsung and Wacom.

About Datacolor

Because color matters, leading businesses, creative professionals, and consumers worldwide choose Datacolor’s innovative technology solutions to consistently achieve the right color. Datacolor’s Colorvision technology provides affordable, easy-to-use digital color control products for creative experts, photographers, corporate customers and consumers everywhere. A Swiss-held company, Datacolor’s strong worldwide presence encompasses global manufacturing and operational facilities with an international strategic network of sales and support offices. For more information, visit www.colorvision.com