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Signs Express is pleased to welcome James Hancock and Malcolm Trounce as the new owners of Signs Express Farnborough.
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  • BFA Membership StatusFull
  • UK Years Established21 years
  • Current UK Coverage60%
  • Franchisee Support Staff19
  • Personal Investment Req.£45,000
  • Total Startup Cost£120,000
  • Territory-based business locationYes
  • Business to business servicesYes
  • Franchisee employs staffYes
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Pair Form Partnership to Take Over Farnborough Sign Making Company

22nd March 2018

Pair Form Partnership to Take Over Farnborough Sign Making Company

Jonathan Bean visits Malcolm and James Signs Express Farnborough (From left, Jonathan Bean, Malcolm Trounce in the middle and James Hancock on the right)

Signs Express, the UK’s leading signs and graphics company, is pleased to welcome James Hancock and Malcolm Trounce as the new owners of Signs Express Farnborough.

The pair have already expanded the workforce and will be utilising their many years of experience in project and technical support management in the airline industry to drive the business forward.

Malcolm had this to say:

"We have both been aware of the Signs Express franchise for quite a while and feel extremely fortunate to buy the well-established Farnborough centre when it became available. The level of professionalism, knowledge and support offered by the franchise support team in Norwich has been incredible and I’m delighted with my decision to join Signs Express. We’re looking forward to working with customers old and new and have ambitious plans to grow the business in the coming years."

In his spare time, musician Malcolm enjoys playing the drums, having been a member of a local band for many years. Both Malcolm and James are both avid aviation fans, having worked in the industry for a number of years.

Jonathan Bean, managing director of Signs Express Ltd, was delighted to welcome James and Malcolm to the ever-expanding Signs Express family:

"We are really excited that James and Malcolm have joined us by buying our existing franchise in Farnborough. There is great potential for success and I’m delighted to have them on board. We wish them all the best and extend a warm welcome to them from our network."

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