Having identified that the ability to reproduce, test and control colour data is one of the major issues in the soft goods supply chain, Munich-based Gerber Technology and Color AIXperts of Aachen are to team up in a new sales and marketing initiative. The alliance between the two companies will provide industry users with a turnkey solution for colour matching and communicating design information by combining Gerber Design System's Artworks Studio with Color AIXperts' software and hardware.