Direct Signs (UK) Ltd

Direct Signs – The Pick & Mix of Sign Supply

“You only get one chance to make a great first impression, Direct Signs (UK) Limited will make sure yours is one that lasts”

Direct Signs (UK) Limited is one of the very few second-generation family run manufacturers of signs in the country.  As a fully equipped sign maker, all our signs are manufactured in-house at our premises in Hinckley, Leicestershire.  The company holds over 150 years of combined industry experience.

Our extensive inventory of 4000 plus signage products can accommodate all needs whether a sole-proprietor looking to market a product with a single sign or a large corporation looking for a full rebrand. 

Direct Signs provides a local and national service, which we feel is hard to equal.  Responsibility to the customer has always been our prime concern, and through the years the company has increased its range of production capabilities and methods, offering a complete service from initial surveys, design to production and installation.

All types of signs and displays are manufactured at our well-equipped production facility, including; large format digital printing, bespoke CNC cut out/shaped signs, computer-controlled vinyl graphics, engraving and over laminating – all produced by a team of skilled in-house operatives.  By combining the latest technology with traditional skills, we’re able to deliver innovative creations.


Our in-house design team can provide everything from individual corporate logos through to full site sign schemes with brand guidelines.

Whether it’s a detailed or an open brief we understand what it takes to provide appropriate signage for any requirement.  Our experienced designers are a dynamic team, working on a variety of platforms, capable of applying their skills to any creative task.

As visual communication experts, we understand the importance of brand identity and are passionate about how signage can be an effective method of creating brand recognition and perception.


Our skilled craftsman work with a wide array of materials and the latest sign making technologies to provide visually stunning sign solutions.  Our state-of-the-art manufacturing facility produces every type of sign from health & safety and prohibition through to general information and warning.  We have the capability to create completely bespoke signage, offering customers design-led solutions and a stunning quality of finished products.

Our design and project team work very closely with production ensuring a seamless end-to-end process for our customers. We are experienced in managing roll out projects and have the capacity to produce high volume and meet short lead times if necessary.

Project Management

At Direct Signs we pride ourselves on our experience across many industries.  We continue to successfully manage projects from utility and quarries, to schools and local authorities.

We place a lot of emphasis on the relationships we build with our customers, ensuring they have the utmost confidence in us.  We assign a project manager at point of order, who works closely with the customer ensuring they are happy at every stage.  Our experienced project team will understand the practicalities of each project and advise customers how conceptual designs will be achieved.

They often attend site meetings and offer on-site management for more complex jobs; they will establish any outside influences and plan accordingly. Our project managers are extremely health and safety conscious.

Direct Signs (UK) Ltd Overview