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10 May 2022


West Cork Ireland

The coast in West Cork Ireland

Very Profitable business with a vast variation of work from vehicles, marine to local authorities and Health care facilities.Enjoy a fantastic lifestyle in the heart of West Cork Ireland. Travel to work without the congestion of motorways and traffic lights.

Owner is trying to retire but willing to stay on part-time to help the transition into the lifestyle you deserve and get you acquainted with the regular customers.

3 Full time staff are also here to help organise the workflow and production.

The Working atmosphere is Fantastic.

Over 30 years established with Full wide format digital print capabilities.

Ideally suited to a hands-on person that enjoys meeting people and is not afraid of hard but enjoyable work. Only 10 min from the coast with beautiful beaches and sailing centres.

This business has grown over the years and is ready to have new blood to either run it or to help run it.

Very healthy cashflow and no debts.

Turnover between €350k to €400k (Offers in excess of 185k considered)


6 May 2022


North Essex

Business For Sale

Established in 1978

Sale due to retirement

Average annual turnover during last 3 years over £120k (profit over 50%)

Large and loyal customer base

All machinery/stock and goodwill included. Other machines are included in the sale e.g. saws, drills, bevelling machine - just a few are shown above.

Asking price £120k

Please phone for more details on 07717 455 356 or email sales@identilabel.co.uk


12 March 2022

Sign Company for Sale

Long established Sign & Graphics company based in Manchester

Retirement forces sale
Average turnover £1.2m
Experienced and valued staff
Wide format printing, Nationwide installation
Great investment and potential opportunity
Send email for more information


1 March 2022 - Re-listed

Small but busy sign-making business

North Yorkshire

Business For Sale

£52k asking price ono

  • Situated in Busy Market Town 12m south of York - 20m Leeds - 20m Wakefield/Pontefract
  • 61k turnover
  • Massive opportunity for expansion
  • Good opportunity for business looking to expand into new area
  • Established for 28 years
  • Large and wide ranging loyal customer base from industrial, commercial, independent traders, NHS and local government clients.
  • Mimaki JV33 - 130 Printer
  • Mimaki CG130 SRII Plotter
  • Easymount Laminator
  • Rented premises but landlord agreeable to new tennantship
  • Workshop is 900sq ft. Roller door for vehicle access
  • Online Safety Sign Shop about to be launched - May consider including it in sale

07825 339 712


1 March 2022 - Re-listed

An outstanding opportunity to acquire and expand a successful and well established business. This is an avenue into large format print at less than half the cost of starting from scratch with the bonus of guaranteed turnover from day one.

Large format printers and sign makers

Nottinghamshire / Lincolnshire

Retirement Sale

This is a profitable business with very healthy cash flow and no debt. Trading 23 years.

Loyal customer base - a mixture of trade and corporate. Little local competition.

Modern, well maintained premises on a secure lease. Low overheads.

UV print on rigid media up to 3m x 2m.

Printing on roll media up to 2.5m wide.

CNC routing and cutting.

Quality kit: HP, Roland, Summa, Seal.

To replicate this facility would cost in excess of £300k.

Current turnover £200K at 75% gross margin printing for 5 hours per day, 5 days a week.

Asking price £175k.

0330 1742937
Between 8am and 3pm (local rate)

1 March 2022 - Re-listed

Established and profitable sign business unexpectedly for sale.

Surrey / Hants border

Located in a market town on Surrey/Hants border, close to motorways and other good links.

Established since 2004, with an excellent reputation and supplying a large number of local authority organisations and NHS surgeries located across the southern half of the country with a whole range of signs, banners and noticeboards. T/o year to 30 April 2021 £300,000, (usually £450,000 plus) p.a. Gross profit of £168,000 and a net profit of £81,262 for year ending 30 April 2021. Located in a modern leasehold property or will be transferrable.

Many of the clients are serious repeat customers with majority ordering continually. The current list of repeat ordering contains prestigious clients who have been customers for many years.

Equipment includes new computer network, 2 x imac design computers, Mimaki plotter, Axyz 4008 CNC router, Longier large format UV flatbed printer, bubble free applicator and the usual hand and bench tools, including air driven riveter etc.

An unexpected health issue forces this sale and it is available as a going concern or to merge with another existing company. Most customers are not reliant on the business being local so moving the organisation to join with another is quite feasible.

This is a well run business with no debt and healthy profits.

Price £225,000 or offers invited.

Please call 07966 425855 for more information.

29th October 2021 (first published 19 July 2021)


Skegness, Lincolnshire


Carter Signs specialise in design, print and producing various forms of bespoke signage and printed products primarily used by local businesses. The business was established in 2001 by the current owner who is now looking to move into a different business sector.

The business currently produces many types of signage, banners, displays, print and designs for all types of businesses across various sectors. The business has many existing customers who have used our services for many years, we have a very good local reputation for our quality and service. There is room to expand the business into new products and sales online plus tender for local/national public sector work.

The current owner is comfortable in staying on for a time (to be agreed) for the new owner to settle in and then a further time in a consultancy basis.


Carter Signs are perfectly located in the seaside town of Skegness, Lincolnshire.


The business is currently run in a 3200 sq. ft unit (approx). It has a reception entrance, large office, print room, lamination room, cutting room and large workshop area. Large commercial vehicles can be brought inside the workshop through the front shutter. The building is owned by the seller who has no intention of selling the premises. The monthly rent will be negotiable, business rates are currently £0.00.


    This is a business only transaction therefore the business is being sold with the following:
  • The website www.cartersigns.co.uk (currently under construction)
  • 4 computers and the full computer system / software
  • Mimaki JV-300 (160)
  • x2 Mimaki JV-33 (160)
  • Bobis Application Table
  • x2 Easymount Laminating Machines (1600mm widths)
  • Mimaki Cutter
  • Leister Hot Banner Welding Tools
  • Keencut cutter
  • Boss Scaffold Tower (6 to 7 metres)
  • 3.6m working platform with handrail
  • All drills / fitting equipment / signage equipment / benches / tables etc……..

X2 Commercial Vehicles (i) Ex LWB Van (ii) Small Combi type Van
All stock of materials.


The business opening hours are currently:

Off Peak 8.00am - 4.30pm Monday to Friday
8.00am - 1.00pm Saturday (occasionally)
Peak 8.00am - 6.00pm Monday to Friday
8.00am - 3.00pm Saturdays


The business is currently run and managed by the owner and employs 2 full time members of staff.

Asking Price - £150,000

Annual Turnover - approx £200,000

All enquiries: pryam@cartersigns.com

29 Oct 2021 (first published 18 Aug 2021)

Enhance Your Quality Of Life



Landscape of scarborough with the sea in the foreground

Asking price £175,000

Approx turnover £200,000

Owner retiring

Loyal customer base

For more details: don@donfrenchsigns.co.uk

10 Aug 2021


Midlands - Easily relocatable

Business for sale / Opportunity

Core Motorsport Ltd promotional banner

Dominance in motorsport sector with established repeat customer base.

In house designed products with worldwide export customers.

(Modular garage walling system and components)

Motorsport graphics, PPF and wrapping specialists.

Need for expansion forces sale/ merger. Continued management involvement.

Easily relocatable. Currently based in Midlands in owned premises.

Consistantly profitable and hugely scaleable business.

Established 12 years. Y. E. 2020 Turnover £370k, Net profit £205k

Call for further details - 07831 312366

26 Nov 2020

Sign Company

Are you looking to sell or retire?
All business types, sizes and locations considered.
Large sign company looking to acquire another sign company.
Confidential sale.
Funding available and can act quickly.

Please email details to signbuyeruk@gmail.com

15 Oct 2020
Gunner logo

Sole distribution agent for Gunner digital vinyl cutting and plotting technology in the UK and EU

This is a recently established business, which has seen 1 UK installation to date of our most premium product, resulting in a turnover of £12,000.

The foundations of the business are there, we have a basic company website, twitter page, done some promotional advertising, and we have an agreement with a company, that they install and support the products.

The products are imported from China as and when needed, so no need to hold stock (at least not until well established). David would be there to help with sales enquiries, but nothing else.

There have been over 300 units sold of these premium vinyl cutters in China last year, and it has good compatibility with all the main software brands used in the UK.

Asking price: £10,000.

See our other advert, to see this advertised as a job vacancy:


30 Jan 2020


UK (easily relocated)

Online Retailer of stock or printed self-adhesive products.

Well Established brand, consistently profitable, with strong web presence.

Turnover exceeding £1million mostly through online store.

Based in South East but can be relocated or absorbed.

Sale to include stock and equipment.

All enquiries: martin@jemstonefinancial.com
Phone 07956 626 313

4 Nov 2019

Well Established Signmaking Company For Sale

Based in Berks/Oxon area

Owner retiring

Trading for over 30 years

(17 years a limited company)

Local repeat business and blue chip national clients

Strong and varied customer base

Average turnover last 5 years 230k

Sale to include stock, machinery & vehicles

  • Wide format printer with software
  • Laminator
  • Gerber Edge
  • 3 off cutters/plotters
  • Recent computer updates with separate server
  • 2 vehicles
  • Scaffolding tower
  • Generator
  • and various other sign making equipment.

Contact Ian on 07851 132 772 for further details.

10 July 2018

Sign Making and Industrial Engraving company


Well Established with a Strong Customer Data Base, with repeat orders for Sign Making, Vehicle Graphics and Engraving, (both rotary and laser), Banners, CNC Routing, Commemorative Plaques and Nameplates, s/a Labels, Stainless Steel Machinery ID Plates and Electrical Components.

Sale to include all stock, machinery and equipment.

    Assets include:
  • Roland SP-540V Digital Printer
  • Roland SP-300 Digital Printer
  • Graphtec CE5000-120 Vinyl Cutter/Plotter
  • Universal Pro-Series Laser Engraving Machine
  • AXYZ CNC Machine
  • Meistergram 2412 Engraving Machine
  • Meistergram PA912 Engraving Machine
  • Gem. U-Marq Engraving Machine
  • Easymount Laminator EM-S1400C
  • Easymount Laminator EM 720
  • Kimoto/Freejet 330 Flatbed Printer
  • A3 Acid Etching System by Mega
  • 24" Gravograph Flatbed Saw SX20845
  • Wall Saw
  • G.H. Alexander ( pantograph ) Machine
  • Guillotine
  • 2 x Pillar Drills
  • Spray Booth
  • 2 x Bevelling Machines
  • Cutter Grinder / Sharpener


For more information please contact:
K. J. Eaton & Co. Accountants. 32 Main Street, Lambley, Nottingham. NG4 4PN
Tel: 0115 9312777

Issue 177 - April 2018

with freehold premises - £125k

The Sign Shop is well-established and successful. It has a broad range of customers providing an impressive amount of repeat business, as well as continuously attracting new customers.

There is also plenty of opportunity for future growth.

Located in the rapidly expanding market town of Hailsham, East Sussex, the business is now perfectly positioned for a new owner to benefit from the excellent reputation that has been built up over the last 20+ years.

The premises are a recently modernised industrial unit with workshop, 1st floor studio/office + toilets and 5 parking places.

  • Turnover £50k+ (currently a one-man-band business)
  • Well established with diverse customer base
  • Excellent reputation with plenty of repeat business
  • Great potential for growth
  • Well located in industrial heartland of town, but with zero business rates
  • Wide range of signage work including: vehicle graphics, banners and garment printing
  • Generous transition period with training if required
  • Premises (960sq ft) + toilets and parking (5 places)
  • 100ft historic chimney included in sale (a fantastic landmark)

Overdue retirement forces sale, hence competitive price.

OIRO £150k for business & premises (will consider selling just the business)

Tel: 01323 846080 Email: nic@thesignshopsussex.co.uk

Issue 176 - Feb / Mar 2018

Long Established Sign Making Company

London Based Workshop and Offices

    Modern Equipment:
  • UV Flatbed Printers
  • Latex Printer
  • Solvent Printer
  • CNC Router
  • CNC Laser
  • Plotter

Modern Vehicles

Loyal Customer Base including 2 Local London Councils and many Blue Chip companies placing regular orders.

Offers in the region of 380k.

For more information please contact: janetkhewson@hotmail.co.uk

Sign Business For Sale

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Complete sign making business for sale. The business has been trading from its current location in Batley, West Yorkshire since 1996, so this is a long and well established business. It has good repeat business and strong growth based on referrals, and long term customer relations. We provide an all types of signage to general businesses and general public which has lead to adopting a business ethic of maintaining ongoing business relationships with customers over along period of time.

    The business comes with:
  • 2x Sign Lab – full version print and cut
  • 2x Computers and software
  • Business card printer
  • Ricoh Printer for Flyers
  • Mimaki & Graphtec 1220mm wide Cutter.
  • Roland VS-640 colour printer 1600 mm wide
  • Wide format Lamination machine
  • Scaffold tower and Ladders
  • All hand and power tools
  • Stocks of hardware, sign fittings, etc.
  • Large stocks of Avery vinyl of popular colours 610 and 1220 width

Training will be given, with an on going help.

There is a lot of scope to expand this business.

The premises is quite large and is on very low rent of £80 per week.

Quick sale : £40,000 o.n.o.
For more information please contact 01924 420773
07813 696566 – No time wasters