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Pantone ColorWatch

An Opportunity for FREE Exposure at the International Home + Housewares Show...

New colors and designs inspire consumers. Inspire buyers by showing how your products match home color trends.

IHA and Pantone, Inc. will present ColorWatch in the Hall of Global Innovation, located in the Lakeside Level 3 Lobby. Individual display cases will feature products to illustrate the 2019 color palettes.

To participate in the 2018 PANTONE ColorWatch Display

Contact Joy Stempkowski at Pantone to request a copy of the confidential color forecast

  • Select the products that you believe match the colors and mood described in any of the forecasted palettes.
  • Send two copies of your printed product catalogs and/or email low resolution (72 dpi) jpgs to Vicki Matranga,, specifying the product along with the palette you think it best fits. If the images of the products are available on a password-protected website, please provide that access information. Representatives from Pantone and IHA will select the products. We will contact you to request product samples.
  • Participation Deadline : January 19, 2018
Submissions will be considered on a first-come, first-served basis.

If your product is selected

We will ask you to ship your product samples to the address below. All requested PANTONE ColorWatch products must be received by January 29, 2018. If you wish to have your products returned after the Show, we will need your UPS or FedEx account information at the time you ship your products to us.

Vicki Matranga
International Housewares Association
6400 Shafer Court
Suite #650
Rosemont, IL 60018

Questions: Call Vicki at 847-692-0136.

There is no cost for participating in this display. Let us spotlight your product in our industry's color story! To direct buyers to your booth and encourage buyers to visit ColorWatch, products will be displayed with small signs indicating company name and booth number. Exhibitors will receive an "As Seen In Pantone ColorWatch" sign for display in your booth.