Royal Joh. Enschedé launches platform for trading crypto stamps

Royal Joh. Enschedé launches platform for trading crypto stamps

Haarlem, 1 February 2023 – Royal Joh. Enschedéa global leader in postage stamp production, announces, a platform for buying, collecting, and trading ‘crypto stamps’. These physical stamps have a digital twin Non-Fungible Token’ (NFT) that can be securely traded online through the use of blockchain technology.

With NFTs increasing in popularity, crypto stamp collecting is attracting a younger target group worldwide, making it a new and attractive market for postal organisations. For example: a special NFT stamp from PostNL, the Dutch postal organization, issued at € 9,05 was traded at € 800,00 within two months.

However, producing such a stamp and running a trading platform is not a core activity for postal organizations. It requires specific knowledge and digital resources.

That is why Royal Joh. Enschedé has partnered with Concordium and PROxID in developing a one-stop solution for postal organisations that want to create their own crypto-stamps. provides the tools to design, print, encode, package, and sell stamps on a secure and user-friendly platform with low-cost transactions.

Gelmer Leibbrandt, CEO of Royal Joh. Enschedé: “Crypto stamps offer a whole new market for traditional stamp collectors, digital natives, and postal organisations. With, postal organisations can get started quickly and easily and at lower costs.”

To introduce postal organisations to the platform, Royal Joh. Enschedé has released a limited edition of sample crypto stamps. As part of a promotional campaign, these special stamps have been distributed to all postal organisations worldwide, offering them the opportunity to take advantage of a special rate and launch their own series of crypto stamps.

For more information and requests for samples while supplies last:

About Royal Joh. Enschede

Royal Joh. Enschedé, founded in 1703, is known worldwide for its attractive and innovative banknotes and stamps. With attention to detail, technical expertise and quality, Royal Joh. Enschedé is the specialist for special, secure and extremely reliable printing and security solutions.

Royal Joh. Enschedé supports products for financial transactions, cash equivalents and certification products, such as visas, bands, stamps, diplomas, certificates and products for the protection of branded products (brand protection). Reinforced by our world-class expertise in secure printing, we deliver anti-fraud and counterfeit solutions tailored to the specific needs of our customers.

About PROxID

PROxID is an innovative NFT and blockchain business solutions development company headquartered in Naarden, The Netherlands.Experts in Digital Trust, Identity Verification, Zero Knowledge Proof (ZKP) and Customer Compliance Software developed with best-in-class technology. Our solutions and software are used worldwide in various sectors where digital trust is of great importance.

About Concordium

Concordium is a permissionless layer 1, science-backed blockchain, designed to balance privacy with accountability through its ID layer and the use of Zero-knowledge proofs. Creating trust with ID is a key to the mass migration of web2 to web3 and beyond. For DeFi degens, metaverse players, and gamers, it provides a fast, secure, and highly capable platform that makes building and using dApps a simpler, more accessible task. Concordium differs by having the third party verified ID, by offering nearly instantaneous, real finality which hinders roll-back of transactions and offers low transaction fees, stable in FIAT terms and a large throughput. With leadership from Maersk, Volvo, IKEA, Credit Suisse and Uber, the team is now scaling the chain to its extensive network of the world’s biggest enterprises