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Think Patented, Miamisburg, OH, Receives Prestigious Pantone Color Standards Certification
January 13, 2015

Less than a dozen printers have been certified by Pantone for having achieved high standards for superior color output, and Think Patented is one of the recent additions to this list. The rare Pantone certification adds to Think Patented’s long list of industry awards, including its certification as both a G7 Master printer and G7 Process Control Master.

An Inside Look at Pantone's Color of the Year Selection Process
December 15, 2014

Laurie Pressman, VP of the Pantone Color Institute, explains how the color is chosen each year: "The Color of the Year selection requires careful consideration. To distill the prevailing mood into a single hue, the team at the Pantone Color Institute quite literally comb the world looking for future design and color influences, watching out for that one color seen as ascending and building in importance through all creative sectors."

Before finalizing its choice, Pantone takes a look back at all previous selections by laying them out visually, considering how they appear together and revisiting the color messaging of each shade.

The New Pantone 'Color of the Year' for 2015 is Pantone 18-1438 Marsala (Includes Video)
December 8, 2014

Leatrice Eiseman, executive director of the Pantone Color Institute, and her team, has selected Pantone 18-1438 Marsala, a naturally robust and earthy wine red color, as the Color of the Year for 2015. "This hearty, yet stylish tone is universally appealing and translates easily to fashion, beauty, industrial design, home furnishings and interiors," said Eiseman.