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Pantone Color Chart, All Colors by pantone llc, a wholly owned subsidiary of x-rite, incorporated, is the world-renowned authority on color and provider of color systems and leading technology for the selection and accurate communication of color across a variety of industries. the pantone® name is known worldwide as the standard language for color communication from designer to manufacturer to retailer to customer. pantone llc, a wholly owned subsidiary of x-rite, incorporated, is the world-renowned authority on color. for 50 years, pantone has been inspiring design professionals with products, services and leading technology for the colorful exploration and expression of creativity. in 1963, lawrence herbert, pantone's founder, created an innovative system for identifying, matching and communicating colors to solve the problems associated with producing accurate color matches in the graphic arts community. his insight that the spectrum is seen and interpreted differently by each individual led to the innovation of the pantone® matching system®, a book of standardized color in fan format.
pantone has since expanded its color matching system concept to other color-critical industries, including digital technology, fashion, home, plastics, architecture and contract interiors, and paint. today, the pantone name is known worldwide as the standard language for accurate color communication, from designer to manufacturer to retailer to customer, across a variety of industries. pantone continues to develop color communication and inspirational tools, and aggressively adopts new digital technology to address the color needs of the creative community everywhere. the pantone fashion + home color system is a vital tool for designers in the apparel, home furnishings and interior design industries for selecting and specifying color used in the manufacture of textiles and fashion. the system – consisting of 2,100 colors in cotton or paper format – is ideal for assembling creative palettes and conceptual color schemes, and for providing color communication and control in the manufacturing process. through a partnership with clariant international, one of the world's largest textile colorant and chemical producers, the pantone smart color swatch card system enables designers and manufacturers to expedite the color development cycle efficiently and accurately, dramatically increasing speed-to-market and reducing costs. the pantone view colour planner is a biannual trend forecasting tool that offers seasonal color direction and inspiration 24 months in advance for multiple usages, including menswear, women's wear, activewear, cosmetics and industrial design. introduced in 2004, pantone view home is a comprehensive forecasting tool for the home furnishings industry.