Gemini Collaborates with Chank Diesel, Font Designer Extraordinaire
Cannon Falls, MN—February 17, 2016—Gemini announces a new partnership with Chank Diesel, renowned custom typeface designer for companies and global brands including Ben & Jerry’s®, Target®, Indian® Motorcycle, Doctor Who, Harry Potter, Hunger Games, and PBS® Kids, among others. As a result of this partnership, Gemini now offers an exclusive line of Chank Diesel typeface styles for its standard dimensional cast metal letter product line, while web fonts for the same styles are available online.
The Chank Diesel line of cast aluminum and bronze metal letters comprise a collection of ten Chank styles that are optimized for use in elegant and everlasting dimensional signage applications, from building identification and dedication to branding for brick and mortar establishments ranging from universities, financial institutions, churches to elementary schools.
“With the broadest offering of typeface styles for cast metal letters in the industry, Gemini is committed to offering its authorized resellers and their customers not only the widest choice of dimensional letter typeface styles for their diverse signage needs, but also forward-thinking, ‘next generation’ designs we hope will inject a much-needed sense of design and style into the cast letter foundry industry,” said Kenan Hanhan, Vice President of Marketing, Gemini. “Our partnership with Chank allows us to offer ever more choice while collaborating with a globally recognized typeface design thought leader to bring modern flair to one of the oldest dimensional metal letter product categories.”
The Chank Diesel family of typeface styles includes Adrianna Demibold, Adrianna Bold, Adrianna Extrabold, Fairbanks, Forward Thinking, Hydropower Extracondensed, Kegger, Shopaganda Regular, Shopaganda Condensed and Timeless Geometric. View the complete font family. While these exclusive Chank Diesel typeface styles are available as part of Gemini’s standard cast metal offering, they are also available in many other plastic and metal materials that Gemini offers, leveraging a broad variety of manufacturing methods.
“I am truly excited about my collaboration with Gemini,” said Chank Diesel. “These exclusive typeface styles provide Gemini’s authorized resellers with unique options for their clients’ signage needs, communicating visually in a permanent and traditional way, while also displaying personality and distinction.”
Gemini’s cast metal letters are available in bronze or aluminum, with letter heights ranging from 4 to 18 inches tall, with a variety of finish options. For more information, visit GeminiSignProducts.com.
About The Chank Company
Chank Diesel established his type foundry, The Chank Company, in 1996 where he creates display typefaces and custom fonts for corporations and professional designers. Chank has designed fonts for Harry Potter, Hunger Games, Ben & Jerry's®, PBS® Kids, Indian® Motorcycle and other notable brands. Learn more about Chank Diesel fonts at Chank.com.
Gemini, a family owned company, is an industry leader with over 50 years of sign product manufacturing experience, including dimensional letters, logos, plaques, and custom plastic sheet extrusion. With seven manufacturing sites across the USA, Canada and Mexico, Gemini’s products are backed by an industry-leading guarantee, and sold exclusively through an authorized reseller network. For more information, visit GeminiSignProducts.com.