What the rebirth of Helvetica means for typographers (and the rest of us)
An interview with Charles Nix on Helvetica Now discusses the history, challenges and return to its roots, highlighting the importance of Helvetica across cultures. Erik Spiekermann says the redesign "will guarantee its continued cultural importance."
Correos, the national postal service of Spain, recently introduced a new logo designed by Summa. An important element in the renewal of the brand is its new typeface, Cartero, exclusively designed by Monotype in honor of those professionals that have shaped the company since its early days.
Summa designs new visual identity for Spanish postal service Correos
Spanish branding agency Summa has rebranded Correos, the Spanish national postal service, with a simplified logo and a brand new typeface. In collaboration with Monotype, Summa introduced the new typeface called Cartero.
How to Drive Customer Engagement With Practical, Seamless Design Elements
Successful brands put foundational design elements in place that encourage customers to work with them in a surprising or emotionally engaging way, further nurturing a deeper relationship. Brett Zucker, CMO at Monotype, outlines three steps to creating this “frictionless brand,” which not only improves consumer engagement, but creates deeper emotional connections.
Monotype to Make Thousands of Fonts Available on iPhone and iPad
Monotype will take advantage of Apple's new Custom Font feature announced at WWDC 2019. Starting later this year, an app created by Monotype will allow users to access a selection of fonts from Monotype's extensive typeface library for use across Apple systems directly from the App Store.