Pantone Matching System (PMS)
PMS - Pantone Matching System (PMS) – Colors for ink on paper, cardboard, plastic used for printed packaging, products, branding, marketing, signage, promotional materials and other collateral. PMS colors and their corresponding numbers and names can be found in a book Formula Guide, Solid Chips, Metallics, and Pastels & Neons products.
There is also a (CMYK) book which cyan, magenta, yellow and black make up 3,010 CMYK combinations with screen tint percentages. A guide on uncoated and coated paper is included in the set. . Process colors are represented as percentages of cyan, magenta, yellow and black.