What is the Pantone Color Matching System ?
The Pantone Color Matching System is a standardized color reproduction system. By standardizing the colors, different manufacturers in different locations can all refer to the Pantone system to make sure colors match. (source wikipedia)
How to know when i need to use the Pantone Color Matching System for my USB keys ?
Most of the time company’s logo comes form a graphic guide line provided by your graphic designer or your agency. This graphic guide line include which color to use by referring to a PMS color. We’re using the solid coated and uncoated Pantone formula guide for our usb keys. For example if you have a logo with one color, you should have in hand a reference like: PMS 7507 C corresponding to the color
How do i do if i don’t know my pantone color ?
There is a very nice iphone application to know what is your color pantone. The cost is around 10$
Here is the link to the application: https://www.pantone.com/pages/pantone/pantone.aspx?pg=20696&ca=1
If you don’t have any color information, no iphone, no graphic designer around, just send us your logo at [email protected] and we will be glad to give you for free your PMS
Steps for choosing a key
1. First choose different models in our usb key catalogue that you would like to use for your project, try to find 2 or 3 different models. Include your choosen models in Your custom quote and fill in the form.
2. Prepare your PANTONE references to communicate with us
3. Call us 1 888 935 5418 to be sure that your model can be matched with a pantone color
Note that you need to add 2 days in the production time