Blue Software acquires Viki Solutions

USA • Blue Software, developers of brand lifecycle management software, announced the acquisition of Viki Solutions, a Canadian company that provides online proofing and real-time collaboration software technology.

All current Blue and Viki Solutions customers and partners will continue to receive support from their current contacts. All current customer, partner and OEM agreements are expected to remain unchanged.

Blue Software, headquartered in Chicago, serves clients in the consumer product, retail and pharmaceutical industries. According to the company, the addition of Viki Solutions will drive more capabilities, including extensions for Blue’s automated task routing through integration with third party solutions; a colour-matching module for colour-accurate online proofing; and responsive design with touch support for tablets, touch displays and hybrid devices.