Trade Gothic

Trade Gothic is a grotesque sans-serif typeface designed by Jackson Burke in 1948. It has been a popular font for years in books, magazines and newspapers and has recently started to see widespread use on the web as well. Trade Gothic is available in three weights—light, regular and bold—each with matching italics as well as various condensed versions. An updated revision was released by Linotype in 2008 under the name Trade Gothic Next.

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Trade Gothic Specimen

Trade Gothic Type Specimen

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Fonts — Knockout, Trade Gothic, Pitch
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Jan 15, 2018
Fonts — Optima, Trade Gothic
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Dec 7, 2017
Fonts — Trade Gothic
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Aug 22, 2017
Fonts — Trade Gothic, Introspect
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Sep 11, 2016
Fonts — Trade Gothic, Tiempos Text
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Aug 1, 2016
Fonts — Trade Gothic, Circular
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Nov 15, 2015
Fonts — Trade Gothic, Jenna Sue
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Aug 2, 2015
Fonts — Didot, Trade Gothic
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Sep 8, 2013
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Aug 24, 2013
Fonts — Trade Gothic, Adelle
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