Color Management Software

Retail Paint Software: Paint

A paint color search, match and dispense software designed for retail paint stores, our easy-to-use and customizable Paint software enables you to find the right color faster, formulate and dispense any color with greater accuracy, resulting in happier customers and less mis-tints.

Not only can you make accurate color matches every time, with Datacolor Paint you can also easily control the paint matching instruments and dispensers.

With instant access to over 200,000 fan deck colors, you can match your customers’ color in the paint product that they want. Plus, hassle-free updates from the laboratory keeps your database current, whether you are on-line or off-line.

Benefits of Retail Paint Software:

  • Lab quality matching engine provides superior color matching results. 30% higher first shot matching than competitive POS products.
  • Easy-to-learn, easy-to-use interface enables search by color or product and all-in-one mode, saving steps to dispense.
  • Customizable user interface allows you to add or remove features to suit your workflow, intuitive navigation and custom addition of manufacturer or hardware store logo.
  • Flexible formula management uses any unit of measurement – shots, ounces, quarts, gallons, or liters – including automatic conversion from volume to weight.
  • Re-dispense formulas instantly by searching customer files for any color, between any time period to quickly re-dispense and satisfy repeat customers.
  • Manage your dispenser(s) efficiently all with one single computer
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Make sure all manufactures are turned on/selected in the Paint 2 configuration menu.

Be sure both User Name and Password are ADMIN

Custom Matches can now be given a color name and description if wanted. Please follow these instructions to create customer files/job descriptions.

Please follow this instruction to set up your Dymo Printer.

Please follow this instruction to set up your paint line database.

Backing up your customer files is important and easy to do. Please follow these instructions.

Sell more paint with Datacolor Paint

Fewer mis-tints. Happier customers. Datacolor Paint software is designed to simplify your paint operations, so you can serve your customers faster with the product they want.

Datacolor Paint has integrated dispenser capability to manage manual or auto dispensers, even multiple dispensers at the same time to boost your productivity.

Datacolor Paint supports barcodes for quality control to detect the correct base and can size before dispensing colorants. This bi-directional communication with the dispenser eliminates accidental mistints.

When database updates are available, you can easily download color cards, formula books and formulations from the lab – online or offline. You can also easily upload POS statistics and dispenser history, download price lists and promotional flyers.

Attract and retain happier customers and sell more paint using DatacolorPaint software.

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“At True Value, our team is focused on delivering exceptional customer service. By working closely with Datacolor, we have been able to add the key workflow needs for retail paint. PAINT is a user friendly, color matching software that will enable our members to grow their business by providing expert color advice to young homeowners and DIY enthusiasts.”

Dan Reed
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