- Zürich, Switzerland
Grilli Type, founded in 2009, is an independent Swiss type foundry by Noël Leu and Thierry Blancpain.
While based in Zürich, Switzerland, Grilli Type offers retail and custom typefaces as well as wordmarks to customers from all over the world. Their customers range from an artisanal butcher in Australia, a specialist coffee roaster in China, and the Swiss government, to commercial organizations like GQ Magazine, Google, New York City’s promotional organization NYC & Company, and agencies like Sid Lee, Wolff Olins, and Arnold Worldwide. With their background in graphic design, Grilli Type differentiates themselves by a very active, visual approach to the promotion of their typefaces.