Sign Writing Southampton

Are you searching for a company that specialises in sign writing in Southampton? Do you own a business and require new signs for your premises? Well, look no further than P.J Drew (Engravers) Ltd. We are a trusted and experienced company that has worked with many clients across Hampshire. Such is the quality of our signs that we have become renowned for designing and creating excellent signage.

If you have a project in mind and would like to receive a quote for our fantastic services, then don’t hesitate to get in touch. You can reach us by calling 023 8044 6062.

The Best Southampton Sign Writing

We have worked with clients in the commercial, industrial, and private sectors across Southampton and beyond. When it comes to signs, there is no better company to turn to as we complete every project meticulously, not missing a single detail. Our in-house team are extremely talented and will be responsible for designing and producing your signs.

Vehicle Graphics Specialists and Sign Makers in Southampton

As well as producing signs for various purposes and businesses, we are also the go-to company in Southampton for vehicle graphics. One of the best ways of advertising your business is on transport as it could be seen by hundreds of people across the course of a day. Our team offer a vehicle branding service, creating eye-catching designs that reflect your business. We will discuss this more later on in the article.

What are the Advantages of Sign Writing?

Signs may seem relatively simple, but they bring plenty of benefits to those who use them. On a day-to-day basis, we take for granted the impact signs can have on us as members of the public. If you are deliberating whether or not to get new signs, continue reading to learn the advantages.

Passive Advertising

Aggressive marketing techniques can put off potential customers as they feel bombarded with information. However, signs are perfect for passive advertising as you are getting your brand image out there without shoving it in peoples faces. 

Refresh Your Image

If you want to communicate with potential customers, you need signs on your business premises. It is the first way of identifying a company and it immediately showcases your brand. If your company is going through a brand refresh, then hiring our team to design and create new signs will be integral to this process.

Cost Effective

With regards to advertising, there are many avenues that you can go down, but if you are looking for an inexpensive solution, then signs are the way forward. High quality signs produced by our team are long-lasting and durable.

Passive Advertising

Aggressive marketing techniques can put off potential customers as they feel bombarded with information. However, signs are perfect for passive advertising as you are getting your brand image out there without shoving it in people’s faces.

Acrylic Sign Writing in Southampton

For a modern and effective way to advertise your business, acrylic signage is ideal. These signs are incredibly popular among our customer base as they display a clear and fresh message to your customers. To stand out from the crowd, our team can design thick signs with reversed graphics on chrome stand-offs with polished edges.

We would advise you not to overload your signs with too much information as it could affect the impact of the acrylic signs. Our team can produce these signs for buildings, displays, houses, offices, large scale logos, and more.

Retail Signage

Shop signs are crucial for advertising and brand identity, and by coming to P.J Drew (Engravers) Ltd, you can request signs of the highest quality. Our retail signage services are extensive, ranging from shop fascias and window graphics to roll-up banners and pavement signs. We can also design and create advertising posters, A-boards, and name badges for your employees.

Our retail signs in Southampton will help you stand out in the market, and we are always available to update or refresh your signs should you request it.

School Signs

It is important for schools to be clearly signposted so that students and teachers can find specific buildings and classrooms with ease. We offer a school signs service that involves designing and producing bespoke signs for schools and any form of educational institution. From simple and sleek to colourful and vibrant, we can create signs that meet your exact criteria.

Street Name Plates

The important of street name plates cannot be overstated as they are crucial to anyone searching for a specific building or area. Our experts have produced numerous street signs in Southampton, and we are the go-to company for multiple local authorities and councils. We initially conduct a site survey before designing signs to meet your specifications.

Why Should You Choose Our Sign Writing Southampton Specialists?

Our services are extensive and each project we take on is bespoke, which cannot be said by every competitor in this market. P.J Drew (Engravers) Ltd is a cornerstone of the Southampton business landscape, and we are the sole supplier of signs to many companies in the area. In fact, we are regarded as one of the UK’s leading suppliers of high-quality engraved signs and products.

Managing Director Peter James Drew established the company in 1965, and since coming from humble beginnings, we have become a trusted and reliable figure for many. We manufacture products that meet the exact requirements and specifications of each client, with every product guaranteed to have a fine finish.

Products and Services

While signs are a significant part of our business, we also provide a handful of other services, of which we have outlined below.


To achieve a distinctive feel and sense of high-end quality, engraving signs and products is a fantastic option. Our team have engraved many products for the Ministry of Defence, as well as other high-profile organisations. Not only that, but we have worked with clients from the commercial, industrial, and private sectors.

There are many different items we can engrave, including signs, commemorative plaques, engineering labels, control panels, instrument mimic panels, stencils, and much more.

Digital Print

If you’re looking for digital print posters and backlist graphics posters, then you have come to the right place. As well as producing signs, we can print advertisements or informative messages in wide format images and graphics on various materials. These graphics can also be printed on a floor vinyl system, and we also provide screen printing.

Vinyl Graphics

Our vinyl graphics can be used for A-boards, PVC banners, health and safety signs, boat stickers, magnetic signs, and more. There is an endless selection of colours to choose from, and we can also provide carbon fibre effect, holographic, frosted crystal and many other graphics.

Vehicle Graphics

As mentioned, vehicle graphics are great advertising methods, and our team can design them to your exact specifications. Having your company name, services, and contact details displayed are advised, but whatever you request, we can include it.

Personalised Items

For something a bit more personal than advertising signs, we can personalise wall art, canvas materials, and even iPhone cases, giving you unique personalised items.


To see examples of the finished products we have designed and created, scroll through our gallery page. Here you will see images of the many signs, vehicle graphics, and engraved products that we have worked on. 

Contact us

Whether you require new retail signs for your shop in Southampton, or you work for your local council and need new signposts for roads, we can help. Thanks to our dedicated team of professionals, you will receive the highest quality finish. Rest assured that all signs we produce are tailored to the needs and requirements of each client. Our bespoke service is what makes us stand above our competitors. 

To find out more about our range of services, call 023 8044 6062 or send an email to Alternatively, fill in our online form and we will get back to you as soon as possible.