One of the first things prospective franchisees look into when reviewing different franchise opportunities is the franchise cost, and rightfully so. It’s an important factor when determining which opportunity is the best fit for your business goals and financial qualifications.

With the incredible demand for signage combined with our company’s expertise, franchising with Signarama just makes sense. Since our founding in 1986, we’ve become a prominent force in the sign industry, building a reputation for innovation, exemplary support, and high-quality products and services for businesses worldwide. It’s no wonder our franchise opportunity has been consistently ranked on Entrepreneur Magazine’s Franchise 500 list for over 25 years, in addition to numerous other awards and accolades.

Investing in a franchise with Signarama starts with a turnkey investment and an affordable franchise fee, royalty rate, and initial investment. Our franchisees are able to keep their return on investment in sight thanks to our low, upfront costs and the booming state of the sign industry.

Our franchise opportunity is backed by the power and experience of franchising giant Starpoint Brands. We offer a comprehensive training program that’s among the very best in the business, in addition to outstanding support available to you for the life of your business.

In addition to our traditional franchise opportunity, we also offer conversion opportunities, international opportunities, discounts for veterans, and many other industry-leading advantages. Our large number of target markets are available for franchisees to take advantage of, and we’re always open to researching new locations to target.

The Investment

Signarama provides our franchisees with a solid and proven business model. We make it possible for aspiring entrepreneurs to start their dream businesses with one of the most recognizable brand names in the industry.

Our turnkey investment means franchisees don’t have to come up with the hiring requirements, training process, sales protocol, or any other details it takes to launch and run a business.

So what does it take to get started with Signarama?

  • $49,500 Franchise Fee
  • $60,000 Liquid Capital Required
  • $200,000 Investment Low
  • $215,000 Investment High

With our franchise fee, you get the right to do business as a Signarama location, access to our trademark and logo, and the owner’s manual of operations. While we’re a low-cost opportunity, it doesn’t mean we’re a cheap franchise: as part of the total investment costs, we’ve included everything you’ll need to have your store fully operational, including furniture, fixtures, equipment, software, and more!

We’re invested in our franchisees, so you can count on our support every step of the way. As part of our truly turnkey opportunity, we’ll provide you with all the tools you need to succeed, including:

  • Comprehensive training
  • Business coaching and ongoing support
  • Access to a cache of marketing materials and ongoing marketing assistance
  • Flexible franchise concepts
  • Site selection assistance based on demographic studies
  • Assistance with negotiating your lease
  • Help with design, layout, and store setup
  • Assistance in staffing your store and training employees
  • Marketing/advertising funds and public relations assistance
  • Regional support staff
  • A highly effective mentor program
  • Special achievement recognition
  • Technical assistance
  • Discounts through our preferred vendors
  • Our proprietary continuing education program


If you currently own a print or sign shop and want to expand your existing business, consider Signarama’s conversion opportunity! We can help take your business to the next level with valuable advantages in brand recognition, mass purchasing power, and marketing.

Our brand recognition as the world’s largest sign and graphics business makes our name one of the most recognizable for high quality and communication. Customers are more likely to choose a brand name over an independent business, helping you to gain more customers right off the bat as part of the largest network in the industry.

As part of the Signarama network, you can immediately take advantage of our strength in numbers and low-priced vendor-negotiated deals to boost your purchasing power.

Additionally, our proven marketing program is designed to help you grow your customer base and expand your business. We employ traditional marketing techniques combined with online marketing efforts to focus on growing your location.

Our Franchise Business Financing Options

One of the greatest advantages of our best low-cost franchise is the Signarama financing options. We want to make it as easy as possible for entrepreneurs to start their own businesses, and part of our efforts include securing financing options.

When you first reach out to us, we’ll discuss your specific situation based on your current financial standing, your financial goals, and the opportunities available to you, in order to help you find the financing options that best suit your needs.

Our team members can help you locate and apply for local funding and financing opportunities like grants and loans to gain funds and secure the best deals. We also make it easy for franchisees to finance equipment by partnering with some of the leading financing companies in the country.

Signarama also offers special financing options to returning veterans based on years of service. Our goal is to help veterans transition into civilian life with a business model that utilizes their unique skill set.

Signarama offers a unique opportunity to start a business in a profitable industry with sustainable and growing demand and reach. Our sign franchise opportunity can be your pathway to becoming your own boss and starting your own business.

Curious to learn more about Signarama’s franchise cost and opportunities? Contact us today!