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 A&E's digital content editor, Julia Schroeder, 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.