Datacolor acquires matchmycolor
16 May 2023 – Datacolor Ltd., a global leader in color management solutions, announced the acquisition of matchmycolor LLC, a technology company specialized in color formulation and communication software. The strategic acquisition strengthens Datacolor’s market position and further expands its global industry presence in color management.
With over 50 years of industry experience, Datacolor has established itself as a trusted global provider of color management solutions, serving customers in a wide aera of activities such as the textile and apparel sector, the paint, dye and plastics industry, as well as the fast-growing consumer market. The acquisition of matchmycolor aligns with Datacolor’s vision to continuously invest in strengthening its comprehensive product portfolio of high-precision hardware and software solutions as well as its market-leading global service and sales organization helping even more customers get color right. matchmycolor, was created in 2009 through a management buyout from the former Ciba Specialty Chemicals.
Walder Wyss advised the shareholders of matchmycolor in this transaction. The team was led by Robert von Rosen (Partner, Corporate/M&A) and further included Michelle Bruni (Managing Associate, Corporate/M&A), Bojan Momic (Associate, Corporate/M&A), Gion Giger (Counsel, Antitrust), David Vasella (Partner, IP/IT), Lucina Herzog (Associate, IP/IT) and Simon Kottmann (Trainee).