Term of the Week: Pantone Matching System (PMS)

The Term of the Week is a weekly feature where A&E turns to industry experts to define common tools, processes, language, etc. used in the awards, engraving, and personalization industry, including terminology within the business realm. Contact Printwear's digital content editor, Marley Jeranko, if you're interested in contributing and for an opportunity to be featured in our daily eNewsletter. 

The Pantone Matching System (PMS) is a standardized series of colors trademarked by Pantone Inc., each with specific formulations and identification numbers.