|What are Pantone Colours.
generally use pantone colours as a reference to mix their inks.
What happens is the customer has a "Pantone Book" , chooses a colour and
tells the printer.
The printer then uses his book to look up the
colour and then mix the ink accordingly.
One of the main reasons
for doing this is so that no one gets a big surprise when their items
Just about every computer monitor will show
different colours on the screen and if you print a colour on your
printer, again it will look different to ours.
So if you see a
colour on screen and you think it looks great, when we see it on our
screen it will look completely different, hence the use of Pantone
There are many different types of Pantone colour, Screen
printers use Pantone Solid Coated.
For more information about
Pantone, Inc. and PANTONE® Products, visit www.pantone.com