Parachute is an independent award-winning type foundry. It landed in 1999, but it wasn't till 2001 that it started operating as a full-scale company. Since then, 13 designers have joined in to form a select group of open minded, free spirited individuals, all coming from diverse design fields. Over the years, Parachute has built a strong network of valuable relationships with customers in Europe, United States, Canada, Asia and Australia. It's clientele includes multinational companies such as Disney, Time Warner, McGraw-Hill, Ikea, Vodafone, Nestle and Unilever, advertising and branding agencies such as BBDO, McCann Erickson, TBWA, MetaDesign, JWT, Interbrand, Wieden+Kennedy, publications such as Financial Times, National Geographic, Travel+Leisure, Playboy, Elle, Grazia, Marie Claire, PC Magazine, PC World, as well as many others. The year 2003 marked the beginning of a new era for Parachute with the release of an award-winning catalog (Print European Design Annual 2004). Since then an emphasis was placed on multilingual support and opentype technology. During the last 5 years Parachute has won several major international typeface design awards, while its work has been featured and extensively presented in design-oriented magazines. Most Parachute fonts have been designed to offer multilingual support for major scripts such as Latin, Greek, Cyrillic. Latest entries support Arabic as well.
Parachute has 26 Fonts available in Desktop and WebFont formats.