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Patent milestone for Coloreel

Potential future business areas include industrial sewing and knitting.

30th May 2023

Innovation in Textiles
 |  Sweden


Coloreel has obtained its 100th patent, adding to its already substantial portfolio of worldwide patents for its digital thread dyeing technology.

The company’s technology allows any embroidery machine to instantly customise thread colour during production, and paired with the system, embroidery machines can access millions of precise colours in real time.

In total, Coloreel has 14 patent families which are active in 45 key countries. The patents cover the current embroidery applications, as well as potential future business areas like industrial sewing, knitting and more.

“We are proud to have obtained worldwide patent protection for our Coloreel technology,” said Michael Almroth, VP of research and development at Coloreel. “These latest patents will allow us to expand our presence, enter new markets and shape the future of the embroidery industry.”

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