IMS 3.0: Managing Color and Inventory

IMS 3.0, a proprietary color formulation software from Avient Specialty Inks, is a cloud-based solution for managing color and inventory in the textile screen-printing market. Offering tools for color creation and standardizing, IMS manages daily maneuvers in a highly functional ink room by providing color management and communication agility. Color chip images appear with formulations to help with visual communication. The new platform and updated functionality will continue to add functional support and innovation to the concept of total ink room management.

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Ink Management Software (IMS) has been an essential component in textile ink rooms since the late 1980s, when launched its first PC-based system. The new IMS 3.0 system was developed to better support all color system solutions, which now include automated dispensing, smart scale integration and best-in-class systems designed to meet industry expectations in color accuracy and print performance.

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Three Ways IMS 3.0 Can Improve Ink Room Efficiency


Expanded communication methods, customized labeling, a visual color display and cloud-based formula sharing enhance communication within the system and across your team

Inventory Management

Scanning capabilities, visual inventory monitoring, purchasing and color trends are all available within IMS 3.0 to help manage inventory

Consistent Quality

Advanced filter options, user preferences, ink room automation and more color approvals help to ensure consistent ink quality


IMS 3.0 Frequently Asked Questions - Guide

Find answers to the most commonly asked questions about our IMS 3.0 ink management software

IMS 3.0 Quick Start - Guide

Installation, hardware, getting started and troubleshooting information for the IMS 3.0 Ink Management System