Business Model

How we create value for our customers through an integrated model, and in turn create value for our shareholders.

An Integrated Approach

De La Rue is the world’s largest designer and commercial provider of banknotes and passports. Our customers benefit from our large scale, manufacturing expertise, continuing product innovation and lifetime support. Drawing on our 200 years of knowledge and expertise, we are able to offer reliable and secure currency and authentication solutions that are tailored to customers’ requirements.


We offer our customers products and solutions that are underpinned by cutting edge technology, as well as best in class design services. We plan to double our R&D investment in the years to 2020 and focus on technology-led product and services development.
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Our world class manufacturing capability, together with outstanding operational expertise, strong supply chain and secure logistics network, offer our customers cost effective quality and reliability.
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Our ability to innovate and deliver means we can reliably solve our customers’ unique challenges through tailored products and services. It will enable us to extend the range of services to existing customers and to attract new customers.
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Our Values

  • Drive Change And Innovate

    We lead the way

  • Act With Integrity

    We do business ethically

  • Take Responsibility

    We are accountable

  • Excel In What We Do

    We deliver on our promises

  • Work Together

    We build long term relationships