The content of the “Daimler Brand & Design Navigator” online portal applies to activities of subsidiaries with Daimler as part of their company name (according to Corporate Design Guideline A 33.1). For more information on the CI/CD set of rules for Daimler Truck AG, please visit the “Daimler Truck Design Navigator” online portal.
Page NumberingThe page numbers of a publication.
PaginationOrienting a multi-page document into printer spreads.
PantoneThe Pantone matching system (PMS) consists of spot colors (“special colors”) from Pantone LLC.
Paper FormatThe standard sizes for international paper formats (DIN/ISO) are calculated by halving the next largest format: A0 (841 x 1189 mm), A1 (594 x 841 mm), A2 (420 x 594 mm), A3 (297 x 420 mm), A4 (210 x 297 mm), A5 (148 x 210 mm), A6 (105 x 148 mm), DIN lang (105 x 210 mm).
PictogramA graphical figure with an internationally understandable meaning.
Pixel (px)The smallest element of an image file. The resolution of an image, which is specified in pixels per inch or pixels per centimeter, is important in this context. On the Internet, the absolute pixels are relevant for the height and width of an image. If you digitize an image for the Internet and do not change its size or only make the image smaller, a resolution of 72 pixels per inch will be sufficient.
PNGAbbreviation for Portable Network Graphics. A graphics format for raster graphics that allows compression without loss of data. PNG supports depth of color and transparency.
Point (pt)Typographical unit of measurement. Font sizes are measured in points. Various sizes are defined for the typographical point. In desktop publishing (DTP), the following applies: 1 pt = 0.3527 mm.
PostscriptThe page description language PostScript, developed by Adobe, presents characters and graphical elements in such a manner that they can be output by the printer or imagesetter in the highest possible resolution, irrespective of their size.
POTX/PPTXThe file format for presentation templates or presentations created using MS PowerPoint.
PpiAbbreviation for Pixels per Inch. Unit of measurement for the resolution of a scanner that specifies the number of square pixels per inch of the template.
PPT/PPTXThe file format for presentations with MS PowerPoint.
Print LacqueringA protective lacquer that serves to protect the surface of a print item against abrasion and external influences.
Promotional LogoSignet for temporary use, e.g. for projects or events.
ProofNormally, digitally produced printout for assessing the quality of printed image information prior to the production print.
Public Relations (PR)Targeted addressing of the general public (partners, customers, government bodies, investors, etc.). The objective is to win public confidence and understanding.
This online portal supports employees and external service providers with information on the Corporate Design of subsidiaries with Daimler as part in their company name — from the basic elements to their use as well as practical examples and provides also a download of suitable layout templates.
As of February 1, 2022 Daimler AG was renamed Mercedes-Benz Group AG and is one of the world’s most successful automotive companies. With Mercedes-Benz AG, the Group is one of the leading global suppliers of premium and luxury cars and vans. Mercedes-Benz Mobility AG offers financing, leasing, car subscription and car rental, fleet management, digital services for charging and payment, insurance brokerage, as well as innovative mobility services.
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