Business Opportunities That Spell Success More About Signarama
For business opportunities with one of the world’s leading signage franchise, speak to us. Signarama takes pride in being a strong and positive force in the communities in which we operate. Signarama was founded in 1986 in Farmingdale, New York. The brand was introduced to Southern Africa in 2000 with the first franchise opening in Cape Town.
Since its establishment in South Africa, the brand has experienced growth every year since its inception, providing a platform for business opportunities that entrepreneurs can embrace. This growth has seen Signarama become the prominent force in the local sign industry, building a reputation for innovation, exemplary support, and high-quality products and services for business owners across Southern Africa. Despite this incredible track record of success, our franchise locations are not far removed from our original ideals and principals; we help to reinforce our core concepts and make sure to keep all of our stores moving forward. Ultimately, we have one customer, our Franchisees – when they are successful, we are. We are proud members of the Franchise Association of Southern Africa (FASA) and the International Franchise Association (IFA)
In 2018, Signarama Southern Africa received the award for the Master Partner of the Year as the top performing Signarama country network in the World (outside of the US and Australian markets). “This award is testament not only to the work put in by everyone at the Signarama support office in South Africa to develop and grow the brand, but also the hard work put in every day by our incredible network of franchisee partners”, explained Kurt Tyack (General manager of the Franchise Office).
If you have been researching profitable business opportunities in your area, opening a Signarama franchise is an idea worth considering! The signage industry has seen significant growth over the past years as we offer an in-demand product. By opening a signage franchise in your community, you will not only be positioning yourself to achieve great success, but you will also enable yourself to help local businesses in the area to promote their brands effectively through professional signage – thereby becoming a trusted partner to businesses in your community.
Opening a franchise instead of starting your own business offers several advantages, the biggest one being that you will be able to benefit from the franchise brand’s advanced position, experience and expertise in the industry. When opening a Signarama franchise, you will be provided with all the necessary resources to grow your branch and to maximise the potential offered by industry trends. One of the most invaluable resources you will receive is our comprehensive franchise training programme.
Signarama has over 18 years of experience in the sign industry
The only established brand in the industry
Signarama has a proven track record of success, with approaching 40 franchises across Southern Africa
BUSINESS 2 BUSINESS
With a B2B foundation, Signarama has a strong customer base, allowing us to thrive in any economic climate
% OF CONSUMERS AGREE SIGNAGE INFLUENCES THEIR PURCHASING DECISIONS
VEHICLES TURNED INTO MOBILE BILLBOARDS ANNUALLY
EMPLOYEES ACROSS SOUTHERN AFRICA
COUNTRIES WHERE SIGNARAMA IS REPRESENTED IN SOUTHERN AFRICA
MEET THE FRANCHISE OFFICE TEAM
We have a dedicated team at our franchise office, committed to the success of all of our franchisees. Our team consists of:
DARREN LE ROUX
Business Development Manager
If you have been considering business opportunities in the sign-making industry, there is no better time than now to invest. The signage industry is expanding at an accelerating pace as more business owners are recognising the need to get their brand seen. Signarama specialises in all kinds of signage solutions, both print and digital, for indoor and outdoor requirements. Our vast product offering is one of the reasons that our signage franchises are so successful. We can assist with anything from shopfront signage to promotional items required for your business’ next big golf day.
- PRODUCTION 75% 75%
- MARKETING 82% 82%
- FINANCE 65% 65%
- STAFF 94% 94%
Signarama was named the #1 sign franchise and ranked #74 on the Franchise 500 list by Entrepreneur Magazine. We are proud of this distinction and intend to keep our place as the sign industry leader by continuing to offer our customers superior, cutting-edge products and services. With the sign industry now being estimated at over R5 billion, and new businesses opening up every day, Signarama is strategically positioned for continued success.
Besides the booming industry, Signarama’s B2B model ensures that our franchisees can capitalise on signage demands and trends. Businesses have come to rely on our franchisees to help them promote new products, to announce special events and promotions, to advertise effectively, to run competitions, etc. As these marketing requirements are ongoing, you as franchise owner can expect a steady flow of incoming work, ensuring continued success for your Signarama store.
To be successful, you have to get your name in front of the customers and Signarama provides all the tools you need to do that. From traditional marketing campaigns to extensive online strategies, the Signarama model includes the resources and assistance I needed to grow my business locally.
TJAKA SNYMAN, SIGNARAMA SILVERTON
The Signarama brand gives me the ability to approach large corporate clients, and small to medium businesses to solicit work with equal confidence. We’re small enough on a local level and large enough on a regional level to provide branding for everyone.
FRANCOIS SCHOEMAN, SIGNARAMA PRETORIA NORTH
Support offered by the franchise office is great. No request for help is too big or too small. They really do care about my success.
JONTY MYBURGH, SIGNARAMA MIDDELBURG
No two days are the same, and that is great! The ability to be creative to meet a clients’ branding needs is exciting. I get a kick out of driving down the street seeing signs that we have created help our clients grow.
BRYAN COETZEE, SIGNARAMA CENTRAL CAPE TOWN
The training from the franchise office is incredible. They really get you off on the right foot. On top of that, you have hundreds of franchise owners, both close to you and on the other side of the globe, that you can call on.
DEREN MOODLEY, SIGNARAMA HONEYDEW
Signarama was such a natural choice for us because the financial decision was an easy one to make. We could see that it would be successful.
LESEGO KHUTSOANE, SIGNARAMA BRAMLEY
We chose Signarama because we wanted to have a tested, tried and true business model that we could jump into, getting into business. It was imperative that it support our family right away and Signarama has proven to be just that model.
GAVIN MANN, SIGNARAMA WEST RAND
If you are like most of our franchisees, you would already be determined to own your own business, and help to grow other businesses. If this is you, then you are already on your way to being a Signarama Business owner. Apply online or contact our franchise office if you would like to find out more.
Unit 66 Studio Park
5 Concourse Crescent, Lonehill
Johannesburg, South Africa 2062
012 285 0412