William “Kip” Smythe Jr., 67, died June 9 at his home in Arizona. Kip joined NPES in 1980 and remained at the association for 33 years.
Color and quality control starts with color management in prepress, ICC profiles, press fingerprinting
and adoption of tools such as G7 and increasingly involves in-line inspection on the press and
binding lines with the intent of creating closed-loop systems for printing process control.