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FASTSIGNS® International (US) signs an agreement with Franchise Arabia to expand presence in MENA

09 Aug 2017 2361 Views

Mark Jameson, Executive Vice President of Franchise Support & Development, FASTSIGNS (Left), Omar Alhaza’a, Founder & CEO of Franchise Arabia (Center) and Scott Krupa, Franchise Development Director, FASTSIGNS.


Dubai, UAE, 8 August 2017 - FASTSIGNS International, Inc., franchisor of FASTSIGNS®, the leading sign, graphics, and visual communications franchise, has entered into an agreement with Franchise Arabia Group to expand the US brand presence in the Middle East North Africa region.

The award-winning brand, based in Carrollton, Texas, is the largest sign and visual communications franchisor in North America, and is the worldwide franchisor of 660 independently owned and operated FASTSIGNS centers in 9 countries and growing including the US, Canada, Grand Cayman, Wales, England, Mexico, Saudi Arabia, United Arab Emirates and in Australia, where centers operate as SIGNWAVE®.

Mark Jameson, Executive Vice President of Franchise Support & Development said: “We’re very excited to team up with Franchise Arabia group to expand our presence in the Middle East. We expect our current success in the UAE and Saudi Arabia with Master Agreements in place for Morocco, Tunisia & Algeria to act as a catalyst for further expansion across the Middle East.”

“We are actively pursuing master franchisees or area developers to expand FASTSIGNS internationally into new markets,” added Mark Jameson. “It’s an exciting time for us as we break into an untapped international market and continue to grow our presence around the world. The demand for signs and visual graphics remains strong, and we plan to continue adding locations across the globe.”

Omar Alhaza’a, Founder & CEO of Franchise Arabia, said; “This agreement presents us with a tremendous opportunity to get involved with an established industry leader that has a proven track record for success. we believe that FASTSIGNS presents a lucrative franchise opportunity in the Middle East region and we’re excited to help FASTSIGNS International identify qualified candidates interested in joining the ever-growing, award-winning franchise.”

Since opening business model in 1985, FASTSIGNS has grown into one of the most highly trusted names in the franchise industry. They have 120+ corporate employees serving 660+ locations. That’s over a 1:6 ratio for supporting franchisees—the largest support resources in the industry!

FASTSIGNS - Saudi Arabia 

FASTSIGNS locations provide comprehensive sign and visual graphic solutions to help companies of all sizes and across all industries attract more attention, communicate their message, sell more products, help visitors find their way and extend their branding across all their customer touch points including décor, events, wearables, and marketing materials.

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