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NEW TYPE · July 22, 2014

Apres. A newly available sans serif typeface by David Berlow

Today we release Apres, a clear and comfortable typeface with a humanist geometric design. David Berlow and staff drew Apres as part of a series designed originally for the Palm Pre smart phone …

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AWARDS, NEWS · June 18, 2014

David Berlow to Receive Medal of the Type Directors Club

For Immediate Release. Download a PDF version.

New York, June 18, 2014 — The Type Directors Club has announced that David Berlow, founder of Font Bureau, will receive their highest honor, the TDC Medal, on July 16.

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NEW TYPE, NEWS · May 22, 2014

Tick & Tock. Two new stencil typefaces by Cyrus Highsmith

Today we release Tick and Tock, two new typefaces by Cyrus Highsmith.

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NEW TYPE, NEWS, WEB FONTS · April 9, 2014

Custer RE. A new Reading Edge typeface by David Berlow

David Berlow’s Custer RE is the latest addition to our Reading Edge (RE) series. This typeface is the tenth RE family and is available today at Webtype. Learn more about it on the Webtype Blog.

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NEW TYPE, NEWS · April 2, 2014

Big Moore. A new display typeface by Matthew Carter

Today we announce Matthew Carter’s new typeface, Big Moore.

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NEW TYPE · August 7, 2013

New Fonts: Benton Sans Wide

Benton Sans, already the largest Font Bureau family, now boasts a full spectrum of widths from Extra Compressed to the new Benton Sans Wide. This makes a total of 80 styles — the 5 widths, each with 8 weights and corresponding italics. And that will make designers with complex typographic needs very happy. Combine this group with Benton Sans RE for small screen use, or pair it with Benton Modern as a serif companion, and there isn’t a typographic task too large, too small, or too complex that the comprehensive expanded family can’t handle.

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NEW TYPE · February 11, 2013

New Type: Savanna Script

On this Valentine’s week, we are pleased to announce another labor of love by our master of the calligraphic script, Richard Lipton. With typefaces like Avalon, Sloop, and Tangier, Lipton continually transforms the elegance of pen-on-paper into beautiful, functional fonts. His latest is Savanna Script.

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NEWS, SEEN AND NOTED · December 18, 2012

Ready for Liftoff: Le Jet

Just a few days after we released Serge, the fonts are already being used by the premier purveyor of personal propulsion, Le Jet! Peruse the dynamic online catalog of this retro-forward-thinking enterprise, revel in the clever copy rendered entirely in webfonts from Webtype, and (if you’re using a modern browser like IE 10, Chrome 22 or Firefox 4 or later) delight in the OpenType swash caps.

Can’t get enough of this ultra moderne technologie? Cyrus Highsmith is posting more of his original Le Jet graphics on his personal blog, Cyrumblr.


NEW TYPE, NEWS · November 28, 2012

New Type: Serge

We are delighted to introduce Cyrus Highsmith’s latest design in a simultaneous release for the desktop and web. Bonjour, Serge!

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NEW TYPE, NEWS · November 7, 2012

Quiosco: Now Available

Already available on newsstands everywhere, so to speak — Quiosco, designed by Cyrus Highsmith, is now part of our Retail library and available for licensing and download.

While initially conceived for newspaper text, Quiosco has also found gainful employment in a variety of magazines — Sports Illustrated, TV Guide, Outside, and The Hollywood Reporter, to name-drop just a few.

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