PQX to be submitted as a New ISO Work Item
Idealliance will soon submit their Print Quality eXchange (PQX) message as a new work item for ISO TC130/WG2.
If approved at the Plenary in Korea this October, work would move forward to formalize PQX as Part 2 of ISO 20616. PQX is being developed by a special Working Group of the Print Properties & Colorimetric Council consisting of 25 active members and chaired by Marc Levine, Schawk and Gary Russell, VP Research & Development at Phototype.
PQX is a one-way XML message to deliver performance data from print service providers to relevant stakeholders and brand owners. PQX is being developed to provide a standard messaging format that will enable brand owners to assess and track relevant business, production, color and quality data from printed materials of all forms.Phototype is a 4th-generation, family-owned company that provides fully integrated graphic solutions to the consumer packaged goods (CPG), medical/pharma, retail, printing and converting industries. To learn more, contact us.