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‘New Style’ Suzuki dealership in Letchworth

Progress Motor Retail Group has expanded its representation with Suzuki with the opening of a new showroom in Letchworth, Hertfordshire. The showroom is one of the first in the UK to be fitted with ‘new style’ signage as part of a Suzuki showroom re-brand. Designed by the team at Sign Specialists, the new style signage gives showrooms a more modern look and feel. Featuring; prominent red LED lighting to the underside of all fascia’s, a new contemporary entrance gate and a new shape 6-metre totem. Progress Suzuki Letchworth, located on Icknield Way, features a seven-car showroom and forecourt space to display 20 used cars. It also has a dedicated workshop and smart repair centre. “Letchworth is a recognised gateway to the important Hertfordshire market, and […]

Robins & Day Dealer Group

A few years ago Robins & Day approached Sign Specialists to assist with the install of a roof top Citroen sign at a dealership in Coventry – a complex and difficult task due to the nature and location of the site. The job was completed successfully and can still be seen to this day. Due to us being able to assist in this project (to the clients delight and full satisfaction) Sign Specialists Ltd were approached at the beginning of 2016 to carry out a UK wide roll out for secondary signage at various Robins & Day dealerships – these were located anywhere from Essex to London to Nottingham to Glasgow. All the show rooms had been recently refurbished with new primary branding but extra […]

GWR – Europe’s Largest KIA Showroom

GWR KIA, the UK’s flagship dealership and home to Europe’s largest KIA Motors UK Showroom, is officially complete. Operated by Norton Way Group. The dealership is situated on the Great West Road, Brentford, West London and opened its doors in August 2016. The dealership is over 41,000sqft and split into four floors including a multi- level showroom. The highly visible site takes centre stage on the M4 elevated section, which is one of Britain’s busiest commuter roads. The top floor features a stunning, entirely glass façade to display the vehicle range and also includes a 17 by 4 metre LED display screen. The ground floor has over 750m² of space and hosts the entire Kia product range, for customers to view and test drive. The café is […]

Chesterfield FC – Anniversary Signage

Having been established in 1866, Chesterfield FC has a long, proud history, and is one of the oldest clubs in the English Football League. The club has survived two world wars and seen all the highs and lows professional football has been able to throw at them. Now in 2016, the long standing club is celebrating their 150th Anniversary. To commemorate the milestone, Sign Specialists Ltd were honoured to be chosen to assist in the design, overall manufacture & installation of a bespoke, commemorative 150th anniversary sign. Previous work for Walsall FC, during the celebration of their 125th Anniversary proved an overwhelming success and stood us in good stead for the Chesterfield project. The recognisable colours of Chesterfield FC were worked into the design in the […]

Ron Brooks – Suzuki

The family owned Ron Brooks Group has recently opened the doors to its new state-of-the-art Suzuki showroom in Nottinghamshire. The opening of the stand-alone eight-car dealership follows a seven-month construction project. During this time Sign Specialists Ltd worked side by side with the dealer to ensure the external signage complimented the new build and brandished the Suzuki image. Mike Lane, dealer principal at Ron Brooks Suzuki, said: “We invested heavily in this project as we wanted to create premises which was welcoming to local drivers, and that represented the strong qualities of the Suzuki brand. “We are very pleased with the result, and the arrival of the new showroom, a first for us in the town” Dale Wyatt, Sales and Marketing Director at Suzuki GB, added: “We have […]

Bristol University Hospital

University Bristol Hospital is located right in the heart of the City centre. While it is world renowned for the treatment of patients, it received less plaudits for its external facade which harked back to 1960’s Brutalist architecture. Bristol’s NHS Foundation Trust recently approved a £5 million re-vamp which modernised the building by over-cladding the existing structure, forming a new entrance to the building. Sign Specialists Ltd were privileged to be nominated to supply the signage to regale the newly clad external elevation. This included high level signage (1,000mm high, 120mm returns, built up halo illuminated letters on spacers) to read ‘BRISTOL ROYAL INFIRMARY’ and low level signage (450mm high, 60mm returns, built up letters on spacers) to read ‘UNIVERSITY HOSPITALS BRISTOL NHS FOUNDATION TRUST’ […]

Beano Stars in Hinckley to Test New ‘Play At’

The new children’s Play At area has been opened at The Marina Brewers Fayre in Hinckley. Guests visiting the pub got to experience the new Beano-themed Mini Play At Brewers Fayre, even getting to meet Dennis The Menace and Gnasher themselves. Vishal Samani, general manager of the Marina Brewers Fayre, said: “We’re incredibly pleased to have launched our new Mini Play At Brewers Fayre area, which children can enjoy for free while out for a family meal. “We’re looking forward to welcoming more families through our doors to enjoy the new facilities which are also perfect for children’s parties.” There is also a new party room called The Den, in which the team at Sign Specialists provided bespoke vinyl graphics for. This included a large […]

The Dock at Cardiff Bay – First Look

Mermaid Quay in Cardiff finally sees the opening of the brand new Brains bar and kitchen, The Dock. The new Bar & Kitchen will offer eclectic food and drink menus themed on world discovery, from its iconic waterside location – The Dock will offer unique world flavours and discovery dishes in a contemporary atmosphere suited to casual dining and drinking. The extensive food menu will offer signature dishes, gastro specials and family favourites, as well as an extensive brunch menu and coffee offer. The venue will also offer discovery craft beers, exotic cocktails – in addition to iconic gins in new flavours and serves. Spread across two floors – including an outside terrace – and flooded with light through floor to ceiling windows, the extensive […]

New Suzuki Showroom in Poole

Snows Motor Group has opened its first ever Suzuki showroom in Poole, Dorset. The group board director of Snows Motor Group, Neil McCue, said “It is a very exciting time to be joining the network when the Suzuki range is growing and vehicle sales are buoyant. Poole has always proved an important market in Dorset, hence our reason to locate our first Suzuki showroom in the town,” “We look forward to a sustained and successful relationship with the brand as we start a new journey together.” The new site was refurbished with the help of Sign Specialists who provided external signage, totems and entrance statements. The new showroom also features a five-car showroom and a display area for 15 used cars. The appointment brings Suzuki’s network up to […]

Chapelhouse Motor Group Adds Fifth Suzuki Franchise

Situated close to the city centre, the dealership on Blackpool Road has been modernised as part of an extensive refurbishment programme, included brand new exterior signage manufactured by Sign Specialists Ltd. The sales and marketing director at Suzuki GB, Dale Wyatt, said the continued expansion of the Chapelhouse Suzuki franchise demonstrates the “scale of success that they have enjoyed so far whilst working with our brand”. “It is also very encouraging to see the return of a sustained Suzuki presence in Preston, as this area of the UK represents a strategically important customer base.” Group operations director for Chapelhouse Motor Group, Chris Layton, , said: “Preston is a key location as we continue to grow the presence of Suzuki in the North West. Being part of one […]