Colors and Materials

Materials

To ensure that our colors come across perfectly at every touchpoint, we have developed detailed specifications for a number of materials. Find a list of our corporate papers as well as color definitions and information for the handling of films, acrylic glass and lacquers.

Materials
  • Adhesive films
  • Acrylic glass
  • Lacquers
  • Support

Adhesive films

The main criteria for our adhesive films is that they stand out and are highly recognizable around the world. You will find our preferred manufactures and the right color reference below.

Manufacturers

www.graphics.averydennison.eu
To find the right distributor for your region, click “change” at the top of the page and select your region and language next to “Graphical Solutions”.

Color reference

Our preferred color reference are:

Postyellow

For outdoor advertisement

glossy

Avery Dennison

900 SC / 7291 B

800 PC / 313 B

For indoor advertisement

matted

Avery Dennison

800 PC / 2612 A

For illuminated advertising

matted

Avery Dennison

5500 QM / 1035 A

Vehicle wrapping*
*Important note: it is mandatory for European countries to order the foils here: https://www.corporate-design-services-dp-dhl.de/

glossy

Avery Dennison

SWF 5234

DHL Red

For outdoor advertisement

glossy

Avery Dennison

900 SC / 7956 A
800 PC / 2354 A

For indoor advertisement

matted

Avery Dennison

800 PC / 430 A

For illuminated advertisement

matted

Avery Dennison

5524 QM

Vehicle foil*
*Important note: it is mandatory for European countries to order the foils here: https://www.corporate-design-services-dp-dhl.de/

glossy

Avery Dennison

800 PC / 2354 A

Black

For outdoor advertisement

glossy

Avery Dennison

901 SC
801 PC

For indoor advertisement

matted

Avery Dennison

921 SC
821 PC

For illuminated advertisement

matted

Avery Dennison

5501 QM

Deco

glossy

Avery Dennison

502 EG

matted

Avery Dennison

502 EM

Vehicle foil*
*Important note: it is mandatory for European countries to order the foils here: https://www.corporate-design-services-dp-dhl.de/

glossy

Avery Dennison

801 PC

White

For outdoor advertisement

glossy

Avery Dennison

900 SC
800 PC

For indoor advertisement

   

matted

Avery Dennison

920 SC
830 PC

For illuminated advertisement

matted

Avery Dennison

5500 QM

Screen printing films

glossy

Avery Dennison

900 QM Screen White

Deco

glossy

Avery Dennison

501 EG

matted

Avery Dennison

501 EM

Transparent

Screen printing films

glossy

Avery Dennison

9040 QM Screen Transparent

GoGreen

Vehicle foil*
*Important note: it is mandatory for European countries to order the foils here: https://www.corporate-design-services-dp-dhl.de/

glossy

ORACAL® 751C High Performance Cast (7 years)

068 - grass-green

Acrylic glass

We use acrylic glass for our robust, high-quality signage. And we always make sure that our colors are consistent around the world. You will find our preferred manufactures and the right color reference below.

Manufacturers

Our preferred manufactures are:

Röhm GmbH & Co. KG
www.evonik.de

Altuglas International
www.altuglas.com

Color reference

Our preferred color reference are:

Postyellow

Plate material, casted

Röhm

1 H03

Altuglas

100.21064 (do not use in conjunction with Post Gate profiles!)

Molding material for the manufacturing of Post Gate profiles

Röhm

1V105

DHL Red

Plate material, casted

Röhm

3H66

Altuglas

100.22087

White

Plate material, extruded

Röhm

XT WN070

Lacquers

We also turn to our trusted manufacturers for lacquers. You will find our preferred manufactures and the right color reference below.

Manufacturers

Our preferred manufactures are:

Akzo Nobel Deco GmbH
www.sikkens.com

In Germany DuPont lacquers are distributed by
Spies Hecker
www.spieshecker.com

Color reference

Our preferred color reference are:

Postyellow

Interior area

unleaded, 2K, matted

DuPont

Postyellow matted H951-7

Building lacquers, exterior area

Dispersion, 1K, matted

Akzo Nobel Sikkens

Façade color Postyellow D65

Building lacquers, interior area

Solvent, 1K, matted

Akzo Nodel Sikkens

Rubbol Satura Postyellow TL 84

Dispersion, 1K, matted

Akzo Nodel Sikkens

Rubbol BL Satura Postyellow TL 84

Powder coatings

gloss, unleaded

Akzo Nodel Powder Coatings

Interpon SE 665 D

gloss, unleaded

DuPont Pulverlack Germany

AE80051116822

DHL Red

Exterior area

unleaded, 2K, gloss

Akzo Nobel Sikkens

Car Refinishing DHL Red 2002 FLD 3030

Interior area

unleaded, 2K, matted

DuPont

New German DHL Red (M) L+H951

Building lacquers, exterior area

Solvent, 1K, gloss

Akzo Nobel Sikkens

Rubbol Azura DHL Red

Building lacquers, interior area

Solvent, 1K, matted

Akzo Nobel Sikkens

Rubbol Satura DHL Red

Powder coatings

gloss, unleaded

Akzo Nobel Powder Coatings

Interpon SG 664 D

gloss, unleaded

DuPont Pulverlack Germany

Durotherm R 4075 / AL 97

Support

If you have any questions or require assistance, please contact our Group Brand Services-Team. The help desk is available five days a week (Monday–Friday) from 8:00 to 18:00 CET.

Group Brand Services
Email: GroupBrandServices@dpdhl.com
Phone: +49 228 182-10444