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URW DIN's Design Stops Traffic, Demands Viewer Attention

Volker Schnebel has enjoyed a long and illustrious career in type design. Even before he was employed by URW++ in Hamburg, Germany, Volker spent decades working in the field of type design and font digitization. He co-founded Digital Type Company in 1985 and his work involved digitizing dozens of basic type families for Monotype, including…


Hanseat, designed by Profonts & Ralph M. Unger

Hanseat is an extraordinary profonts release that was designed by Ralph M. Unger. Heavily inspired by Germany’s official (and always popular) DIN 1451 Engschrift, you can’t go wrong with this release. Originally, the German DIN (Deutsches Institut für Normung / German Committee for Industrial Standardization) typefaces were taken as the standard traffic fonts for street signs and…


The URW Transit Type Collection

Lately, we have been working hard to put together some great font collections that save you bundles of cash. When we started, we knew instantly we wanted to gather up a URW++ collection based on European transport and signage themed fonts. So today we happily present to you one amazing and exclusive font collection, The…

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