Pantone® Matching System Color Chart
PMS Colors Used For Printing
To maintain consistency when printing colors, a system has been developed by Pantone. This system is known and the Pantone Matching System or PMS Colors. This system identifies how a color can be reproduced using specific formulations of ink. This standardized system allows printers to maintain color consistency around the world.
The chart below is to be used as a general reference only to identify preferred colors. For exact color a PMS color book must be referenced.