Pantone, Inc. is now certified as meeting the requirements of ISO 9001:2008.
If an organization is to operate efficiently and effectively, it must control its operations in a systematic and logical manner. Past experience has shown that the most successful companies benefit from implementing systems that not only address the needs of their customers, but also provide a framework for analyzing errors and using this information to improve the way they operate.
The ISO 9000 series of standards was written to provide guidelines to assist organizations implement and operate quality management systems. The revised series of standards (ISO 9000:2000 series) consists of three standards (ISO 9000, ISO 9001 and ISO 9004) that are internationally accepted and provide a consistent basis for understanding requirements relating to product and service quality.