The color equipment supplier is expanding the digital coloring platform to integrate live collaboration options and flexibility for the new mixed workplace.

On Wednesday, November 10, Panton, a professional paint equipment supplier for Kentwood-based X-Rite subsidiaries, unveiled the latest version. Pantone link, A digital platform for designers of color decision making and communication.

The platform, which provides access to all 15,000 Pantone colors in the cloud, provides additional features that enable designers around the world to create digital signage, galleries and live collaborations across teams, clients and partners.

The Pantone Connect platform was first launched in April 2020 and then in June 2020 Pantone Color Match Card, To adapt to a new creative and work environment that is more physical and digital than ever before due to the epidemic.

Panton works with designers to understand the differences in designers’ new workflows, updating their products to suit their needs. As a result, Panton has streamlined the platform and made it a universal digital tool that allows designers to easily integrate color throughout the entire design process from start to finish.

The platform is available for use on Adobe Creative Cloud software, the App Store (IOS) and Google Play for users’ smartphones as well as the Adobe Extension Marketplace.

“The Pantaton product design process is very personal. Jung Sin, global director of digital product management at Pentagon, said. “With this new version of Pantone Connect, we believe we have created a unique tool that will improve how designers naturally work, and we look forward to continuing to adapt and update our tools to address that.”

New features of Pantone Connect

  • Sensor Function – Allows users to upload inspirational digital photos on stage and automatically match them to the nearby pantone color.
  • Creating a Gallery – Allows designers to create and store galleries safely and allows users to see a gallery of people with color blindness and see how the gallery looks in contrast to light and dark backgrounds.
  • Collaborative Tools – Allows designers to share palette information with people in the design process and work with teams, customers, publishers and brands on a common vision and accurate color communication.

To help lead a variety of production strategies, Panton tapped Ali Cheng, a digital design veteran, as Panton’s general manager. Cheng has more than 20 years of experience in technology, digital media, strategy, operations, and finance, including Shutterstock, where she was head of the company’s e-commerce channel, and Adobe in organizational development roles. A strategic partnership for ten years.

“Now more than ever, we rely on digital communication to find inspiration and collaboration. “Our focus is on expanding the digital services portfolio to better serve our customers and supporters, and to better support designers in their day-to-day travel, from social media inspiration to ensuring the true reproduction of their work.” “Pantone Connection is the new product that exemplifies this focus, and I look forward to working with the team to make it more digital in the future.”

On Tuesday, November 16, Pantone Connect will host an imaginary event featuring designers in the industry to discuss the design process. There is registration for the event over here.