Signs Now
No longer franchising - Acquired. See Image360 listing.

Signs Now

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Initial Investment

LOW: $186,537
HIGH: $350,606

Change in Units

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Company Profile

Founded

1983

Franchising Since

1986 (30 Years)

Corporate Address

47585 Galleon Dr. Plymouth, MI 48170

CEO

Michael Marcantonio

Parent Company

Signs Now!

About Signs Now

Founded in 1983, Signs Now was among the first companies to purchase time-saving machinery that cut letters and designs from a roll of thin vinyl to produce signs. Within three years, the company was purchased and began offering franchises. Today Signs Now has stores across North America and in the United Kingdom providing customers with signage, design services and graphics solutions.

Financials

Financial Requirements

Initial Investment

$186,537 - $350,606

Net-worth Requirement

$300,000

Liquid Cash Requirement

$100,000

Ongoing Fees

Initial Franchise Fee

$35,000 - $45,000

Ongoing Royalty Fee

to 6%

Ad Royalty Fee

2%

Financing Options

Signs Now has relationships with third-party sources which offer financing to cover the following: 
franchise fee, startup costs, equipment, inventory, accounts receivable, payroll

Veteran Incentives


25% off franchise fee

Franchise 500® Rank History

Highest Rank: 271

Lowest Rank: 390

Units (Locations)

Where Seeking Franchisees:
Franchisor is seeking new franchise units throughout the U.S. and in the following regions/states: See List

Operations & Franchisor Support

Training Onsite: 2 weeks

Training at headquarters: 3 weeks

Additional Training: At various locations

Ongoing Support
Purchasing Co-ops
Newsletter
Meetings
Toll-Free Line
Grand Opening
Internet
Security
Field Operations

Marketing Support
Ad Slicks

Number of employees required to run: 3 - 5

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Updated: March 22nd, 2016

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