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Pound Sign WHITEAsking Price £295,000
Growth Graph WHITEBusiness Growth Potential
Rosette WHITEEstablished for over 25 years
Connection WHITEExtensive customer base
Serving Reading

for over 25 Years

Signs Express (Reading) was established in 1994 and has proudly been serving the area for over 25 years. The business was originally set up by the present franchisee, Martin Prodger, who has since followed the Signs Express business model. The business has grown over the years which has led to many changes, both in staff numbers, facilities and level of production machinery and equipment. The business grew in its original premises until the need for space prompted expansion into the adjoining unit offering space for innovative and creative projects.

International Business Hub

Attracting a large number of workers, shoppers, and visitors from a wide area, and with a strong and mature economy with hi tech industries and the creative sector contributing significantly to its success, businesses are drawn to the area by the availability of a highly skilled workforce and access to international transport hubs including Heathrow Airport.

With a wide-ranging territory, covering areas such as Wokingham and Bracknell as well as Reading, the centre operates from a double unit 5,600sqft modern, light industrial unit presenting a wealth of opportunity on its doorstep.

Training and Support

Reputation and Quality

As one of the top 20 businesses in the area, Signs Express (Reading) has a skilled and experienced team with a wealth of industry knowledge and experience.

Working with some of Readings major employers, the business spans multiple industries including private and public sector organisations, healthcare, educational, construction and more, with a long list of loyal customers.

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Speaking to Centre owner Martin Prodger:

“Having run the business from a Greenfield start-up right up to the present day and built a really great team and sound customer base, I feel that the time is right to move onto pastures new and fully explore my other business, property and family interests.

There remains tremendous scope to utilise the reputation, the trading history, the full potential of the assets and the territory areas of the business, along with assistance from the franchisor, to grow the already extensive customer base to achieve an annual turnover of well over £1 million.”

Next Steps

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Why Choose

Signs Express?

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Highly rated by customers that trust us time and time again.

Extensive Network

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Providing local knowledge at the heart of your community.
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Established resale opportunities.
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Innovative and creative industry.
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Tailor-made signs and graphics that deliver value for money.
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The largest product range to service all sectors and businesses.
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An award-winning brand established for over 30 years.
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Exceptional solutions, service and advice.
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