As a dedicated member of important industry and trade associations the Fogra Forschungsinstitut für Medientechnologien e.V. and the Idealliance, ColorGATE makes a significant contribution to quality development, standardization and know-how transfer.

ESMA Was founded in 1990 as an Association of European Manufacturers of screen printing equipment and supplies. ESMA is an organisation, funded by its members to work on behalf of is members to the ultimate benefit of their customers. ESMA Members account for the majority of supplies of machinery and consumables made to the specialis printing industry in Europe.

The FOGRA – Forschungsinstitut für Medientechnologien e.V. – maintains an institute of its own, employing approximately 50 highly qualified experts; their goal: the continual advanced development of current printing technologies and the improvement of quality and standards.



IDEAlliance® (International Digital Enterprise Alliance) is a global community of content and media creators, and their service providers, material suppliers, and technology partners. The Association identifies best practices for efficient end-to-end digital media workflows - from content creation through delivery. Through its active committees, educational conferences, webinars, training and certification programs, IDEAlliance provides its members the forum for the exchange of information that results in the creation of the media production industry's most valued standards.

ProcessStandard Digital

ProcessStandard Digital