October, 2008
Touchnote, a postcard-sending service, allows users to create and send greeting cards from mobile devices or PCs using their own photos.
Paul Burdin, Raam Thakrar
Developer APIs, SaaS, Services, iPhone, Photography, Printing, Mobile

Detailed Description


Touchnote is the world's most popular mobile postcard service.

Designed to help users stay in touch with loved ones, Touchnote's apps turn your digital photos into real, printed postcards, sent anywhere in the world by post.

Available on the App Store and Google Play, Touchnote's mobile apps has been downloaded by over 2,000,000 customers. Customers can also send cards directly from the Touchnote website and Facebook app.

The mobile apps are also distributed by the leading phone manufacturers including Samsung, Sony Ericsson, Motorola and previously Palm and Nokia.

Privately funded, based in London, United Kingdom.

Key Milestones

Nov 2008 Touchnote launched on web

May 2009 Launch partner on Nokia's OVI store. Won the prestigious MobileBeat2009 peer award for Best Service Mobile start-up, as well as Nokia's "Best Entertainment App" of 2010.

Sep 2009 Touchnote for iPhone launched

Jul 2010 Touchnote for Android launched

Oct 2010 Touchnote for Windows Phone launched

Feb 2011 Touchnote for webOS launched

Jul 2011 Touchnote passes 250,000 downloads

Sep 2011 Touchnote for iPad launched

Jan 2012 Launch partner for Samsung Galaxy Note

Feb 2012 Touchnote passes 500,000 downloads

Mar 2012 Hugmail launch in the UK

Apr 2012 Touchnote passes 1,000,000 downloads

Jul 2012 Touchnote free postcards sponsorship by Samsung, Worldwide Olympic Partner

Aug 2012 Touchnote for Facebook launched

Current Team (3)


Past Team (7)


Board Members and Advisors (1)


Offices/Locations (1)

  • Touchnote Limited

    Mercury House,Heather Park Drive


    London, HA0 1SX