Acceptable tolerance for PANTONE colors - Pantone.com

Does Pantone define a tolerance for reproduction of PANTONE colors?

Pantone does not set tolerance levels for reproduction of PANTONE colors by commercial printers.

There are many variables that will effect final printed results.  Some of these variables are indicated in the copy pages of the PANTONE guides.  In many cases, organizations or large corporations will establish Light/Standard/Dark tolerance levels which are used as a QC benchmark for incoming materials.

Please keep in mind that Pantone, Inc. does not manufacture ink and all ink that is labled as a PANTONE Color is supplied by a licensed ink vendor and/or manufacturer.


Need Help? Contact Pantone customer service: support@pantone.com


/Colorstrology /PANTONE UNIVERSE

Pantone News

Pantone Unveils Color of the Year 2017: PANTONE 15-0343 Greenery
Pantone Unveils Color of the Year 2017: PANTONE 15-0343 Greenery A refreshing and revitalizing shade, Greenery is symbolic of new beginnings...
Pantone Color Institute Releases Spring 2017 Fashion Color Report
Pantone Color Institute Releases Spring 2017 Fashion Color Report Palette embraces blended hues reminiscent of diverse colors in nature ...
Color of the Day: DECO ROSE PANTONE 17-1614

find a PANTONE Color

Pantone X-rite Pantone Home X-Rite Home

1.866.PANTONE Pantone LLC is a wholly owned subsidiary of X-Rite, Incorporated. © Pantone LLC, 2017. All rights reserved.


S1
CartID: 321118763
RemoteIP: 63.238.216.207
PageID : 21161