Tickle your creative fancy by entering our Twitter competition to win an exclusive bundle of six best-selling font families from URW++.


We’re marking our launch in the UK by sponsoring the wayfinding by Spaceagency at Clerkenwell Design Week.


All you have to do is post a creative photo of your favourite Out Of The Box graphic and you could win our exclusive bundle.  Following the event all images will be judged by a representative of Clerkenwell Design Week. Don't forget to post your photo using #CDW 2017 #WeAreType and tagging @URW_fonts.  The top 5 most creative entries will be winners.

See URW Form in use in the ‘Out of the Box’ wayfinding project at the Clerkenwell Design Week 2017 (www.clerkenwelldesignweek.com). URW++ is working alongside design and research company, Spaceagency, to guide visitors between the different venues and local transport stops. New to the UK, the URW++ type foundry brings a fresh approach to type. From its Hamburg studio, it leads the way in font design and technology, working globally with agencies, publishers and brands.

About URW

URW++ Design and Development GmbH was founded in 1996 in Hamburg, Germany and is a leading developer of digital font technology, designing OpenType fonts as well as custom typefaces for businesses. Based on its technical font production skills, URW++ is particularly successful in the area of corporate type development and production, as well as being a supplier of global fonts for OEM customers. Additionally, URW++ has a comprehensive non-Latin font offering. Customers include BMW, Daimler, Deutsche Bahn, Bosch, Deutsche Telekom, Evonik, Hilti, MAN, Siemens, Würth as well as Cisco, Lexmark, General Motors, Epson, NEC and Panasonic. In September 2015 URW++ was acquired by Global Graphics Software Ltd, the company that develops the Harlequin RIP®

Media contacts

Jill Taylor,
Corporate Communications Director
Global Graphics Software


Tel +44 (0)1223 926489

US Tel: +1 978 631 0414

Skype: gg.jill.taylor 

Paula Halpin,
PR & Marketing Executive
Global Graphics Software


Tel: +44 (0)1223 926017

US tel: +1 781 996 4201

Skype: gg.paula.halpin

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