Procurement

Cost savings and efficiencies through Smart Procurement
Innovative cost reduction strategies that save you money and simplify your day-to-day
To ensure value is consistently delivered for Procurement Managers we employ innovative cost reductions through improved product design, buying strategy and spend analysis. This means we guarantee best market value for your full Capex and Opex budgets. We can do this by providing a mechanism for a competitive bid process for 100% of the spend.

Procurement

Cost savings and efficiencies through Smart Procurement

Innovative cost reduction strategies that save you money and simplify your day-to-day.

To ensure value is consistently delivered for Procurement Managers we employ innovative cost reductions through improved product design, buying strategy and spend analysis. This means we guarantee best market value for your full Capex and Opex budgets. We can do this by providing a mechanism for a competitive bid process for 100% of the spend.

Our Happy Clients

Carlton & United Breweries

Carlton & United Breweries

Two decades ago Carlton United Breweries realized their signage portfolio across some 25,000 pubs was out of control. The iconic brand did not have enough money to refresh their existing brands nor the resources to keep their existing and new signs maintained to a high enough standard.
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Australia Post

Australia Post

In late 1999 SignManager were engaged by Australia Post (AP) to establish branding and quality standards and a national procurement strategy, SignManager were selected because of: One Point of Contact for Brand Consistency, Quality Control, National Network, Increased Safety Compliance, Reduced Costs and Improved Systems to manage the brand across the network.
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ME Bank

ME Bank

ME Bank approached SignManager to help design a bespoke Sky Sign in Sydney’s CBD. After the preliminary budgeting was established our team undertook the council DA submission and approval process.
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Hertz

Hertz

Hertz engaged SignManager to assist them with upgrading their digital signage at their Melbourne Airport location. Once the necessary airport permits and permissions were acquired, SignManager organised for the removal the existing scrolling message displays. These were old fashioned and cumbersome LED displays which were not operating as originally planned and were stuck displaying a static message. 
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We improve supply chain costs, efficiencies and employ strategies for improving your bottom line.

Our procurement solutions protect your brand and keeps your culture and standards authentic. When it comes to suppliers, SignManager is unrivalled in timeliness, quality, price, and expertise.

Our transparent system allows you to monitor all aspects of your project in real time.

Our technology keeps you in control, enabling reporting that confirms the economic benefit of partnering with us. You can access complete site information, communications, contractor pricing and much more.

If you’re looking to improve your product design, buying strategy, and supply chain while saving up to 30% on your bottom line, contact us now for an obligation free chat.
We improve supply chain costs, efficiencies and employ strategies for improving your bottom line.
Our procurement solutions protect your brand and keeps your culture and standards authentic. When it comes to suppliers, SignManager is unrivalled in timeliness, quality, price, and expertise.
Our transparent system allows you to monitor all aspects of your project in real time.
Our technology keeps you in control, enabling reporting that confirms the economic benefit of partnering with us. You can access complete site information, communications, contractor pricing and much more.
If you’re looking to improve your product design, buying strategy, and supply chain while saving up to 30% on your bottom line, contact us now for an obligation free chat.

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Specify Signs That Are Fit For Purpose

How to specify signs that are fit for purpose
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Sky Sign

The proven benefits of opting for a Sky Sign for effective brand recognition
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Rebranding Process

Simplifying The Rebranding Process
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The Best Value For Your National Signage Program

Deliver the best value for your National Signage Program
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National Signage Program

How to implement a National Signage Program
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Reduce The Cost Of Maintenance

The cost of maintaining your signage and other assets
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Brand Consistency

Brand consistency across your site network
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Sky Signs

Increased Brand Awareness With
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Origin Energy

National Site Rebrand
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Ruby Tuesday

Taking The Challenge Out Of Branding Isolated Locations
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Suncorp

A 20 Year Relationship
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Penske

Power Systems Rebrand
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Nutrien AG Rebrand

Landmark/ RuralCo Merger
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Keno

Coordinating Multi-site Keno Signage Installations
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John Deere

Upgrading Dealer Pylons
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Hino

Rebrand Rollout
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Funeral Home

A Move Toward Modern Technologies
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EuropcarAirport

Melbourne Airport Fit Out
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Elders

Co-ordination And Roll-Out Of A Regional Rebrand
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Domino’s

From Maintenance to Sign Upgrades
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CUB Elsternwick

Rejuvenation Of A Local Landmark
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CUB Corona

Corona Resort Upgrade
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CUB Assembly

Special Project: The General Assembly
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CUB SuperCar

International V8 Supercar Series Australia & NZ
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Carlton & United Breweries

Creating Brand Consistency And Ensuring Cost Reductions
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City of Greater Dandenong Pig

Dandy Pig Goes To Market
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City of Greater Dandenong Library

Harmony Square Library
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City Greater Dandenong bowls

Keysborough Bowls Club
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Brisbane Lions

Clean Venue For Cricket Australia
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Cummins

Darwin Service Centre: Interior Fit Out & Exterior Signage
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Your Brand

Successfully Manage the consistency of
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Site Audits

The Complexity And Importance Of Accurate
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Sign Maintenance

The Overwhelming Importance Of
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Sign Construction and Property Managers

Assistance For
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Your Signage Procurement

Ensuring Great Value For Money With
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The Vital Importance Of Safety Signage

On Your Premises
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Your Rebrand

Set Up To Successfully Manage And Deliver
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Your Signage Projects

We’re Here To Take The Stress Out Of
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Brand Fitout

Comprehensive
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Digital Signage

Future Proof with
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Decades of Expertise for Independent Advice

Before you get a large signage project underway
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Artwork and Design

Understanding The Value Of
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AMP

Rolling Out An Exciting New Brand Across 7 International Locations
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Keno (Tabcorp)

Keno Rebrand Program
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GE Money

Digital Signage Solution
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Hooters

Retail Brand Self-Assessment
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Chemmart

Complete Store Branding
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Carpet Court

Rebrand and Roll Out
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BWS

Re-branding Remote Store Locations In Tight Deadlines
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Baptist Care

A Streamlined Rebrand
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Adidas

A new look for Adidas flagship store
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Aldi

Creating Brand Consistency And Ensuring Cost Reductions
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The Savvy Squire

A new look for a vibrant meeting place
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Invocare

Blackwell Funerals
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Volkswagen

Achieving Brand Consistency
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Europcar

Providing More Than Just Signage
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Tabcorp

Raceday Ready
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Latitude

Celebration Day Launch
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Carlton Draught

Special Project: The General Assembly
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Aurizon

Overcoming Complex Logistical Challenges
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Target

Updating external signage, branding manual & internal graphics roll out
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Virgin Australia

Rolling out the new Virgin brand to Australian and International Airports
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Bank of Melbourne

Rebranding internal and external signage
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ALDI Torquay

SignManager designs and implements Torquay gateway signage
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Coles

National Roll Out Of In-Store Signage Programs
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Suncorp Stadium

Market-leading Landmark
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Australia Post

Rebranding 4,000 Post Office Facilities Australia-wide

Testimonial

At Europcar AU/NZ we have some unique and often complex design and fitout requirements. The team at SignManager have managed many of our fitouts with professionalism and attention to detail. No challenge is too big for them and we have been extremely happy with the results. I look forward to our continued relationship on the next project!

Alecia Murphy

Property Manager - Europcar AU/NZ

The company has extensive front line experience of what is current practice and developing preferences in the marketplace, which on numerous occasions, has allowed them to look beyond the scope of existing, standard signage, to identify and develop specific applications that met the needs of individual sites, also resulting in the expansion of Boral’s current library of signs. I would have no hesitation in recommending SignManager to assist any company with their search for solutions to their signage requirements.

Peter Lowther

Project Manager Boral

We worked with SignManager to rebrand our national site network, head offices, gas terminals, power plants and vehicles. They simplified the process with one point of contact and a database of our sites including photos, audit notes and records of all communications. Working with SignManager made our projects really easy.

Eve Murfet

Brand Identity Manager Origin

Signmanager was utilized to design (to Global Corporate standards), tender and manage the signage installation for both Wizard and GE. This was affected at a much cheaper price than the incumbent provider submitted whilst eliminating risk to GE through compliance and controllership. Signmanager saved GE in excess of $250,000 in signage costs.

Turanga Baker

Facilities Leader - GE Money AU / NZ

After forming a partnership with SignManager, any signage requirements from Penske is now a simple phone call to our single point of contact who still manages our account 7 years later. This is an invaluable service. We now can be confident all our signage remains consistent across the entire country.

Brian Wells

Facilities Manager - Penske AU/NZ

I am happy to recommend SignManager as a professional and pragmatic company who have provided excellent services to Australia Post. The commitment to a longer-term contract is a reflection of the skills, the personnel and the systems that SignManager offer.

Peter Bowden

Category Manager – Assets

SignManager’s web-based management systems allow our team to log on to a job at any time, view job progress and contractor pricing. This transparent business has enabled us to form a trustworthy business relationship that provides a number of benefits over our previous procurement model.

Matthew Franich

Property Director, Aldi Stores

Signage Budget Spend Analysis in Australia

Signage can vary greatly from product to product, with different quality levels and pricing. How do you know if you’re getting the best market value for your signage?

As an essential component of any company’s marketing, signage allows us to expand brand awareness in a way that reflects our core values – whether you run an independent coffee shop or represent a multinational software organisation.

While everyone allocates a different budget for their signage based on the shape, size and nature of their business, the reality is that we should all place the same level of importance on our signage.

Poorly maintained signage conveys the wrong message to our target audience, while signage that is installed without taking factors like street exposure, orientation, lighting and target demographic into consideration often fails to engage the audience at all.

Benefit from SignManager’s in-depth budget spend analysis services in Australia

As sign consultants who deal with major brands on a daily basis, we know what it takes to get the best value for procurement. Through our cloud-based systems, we provide access to a market place of over 3000 suppliers across the country, enabling a competitive pricing process for every job from local suppliers.

This network not only cuts through layers of outsourcing, but it also reduces travel and shipping costs. Our tendering and procurement services include:

  • Tender specifications and documentation
  • Evaluation of suitable contractors
  • Tendering to multiple contractors
  • Bulk procurement of standard signage items
  • Local warehousing and insurance cover for stock

We provide the option to purchase in bulk and negotiate a better deal with suppliers, which means we can pass on significant savings to you. We can even store stock locally, which reduces waiting times for new stock, making your project more efficient.

Bulk procurement depends on the product type, but applies equally to local or offshore manufacturers. Items such as menu boards, edge lit signs, and LED message signs are ideal products to procure in bulk.

Many Australian businesses fail to consider the following factors when conducting their signage budget spend analysis:

By allocating a little more investment when conducting your signage budget spend analysis in Australia, you’ll find that quality signage pays for itself in the long run… and then some!

We specialise in tailored signage budget spend analyses that cater for your Australian business’s specific requirements

At SignManager, we pride ourselves on developing highly targeted, results-driven signage campaigns for businesses of all shapes, sizes and industries in Australia. As independent consultants, we help large corporations improve the way they manage their branded assets across all their stores and facilities.

Read how we have helped clients such as Chemmart, Starbucks and ALDI get the best market value for each project, or read our white paper on secrets to reduce the cost of maintaining your signage and other assets.

At SignManager, we pride ourselves on developing highly targeted, results-driven signage campaigns for businesses of all shapes, sizes and industries in Australia. As independent consultants, we help large corporations improve the way they manage their branded assets across all their stores and facilities.

Read how we have helped clients such as Chemmart, Starbucks and ALDI get the best market value for each project, or read our white paper on secrets to reduce the cost of maintaining your signage and other assets.

Your Trusted Corporate Signage Management Experts

We serve as a comprehensive end-to-end solution for every aspect of your signage needs – from creative design to strategic location scouting, permit acquisition, regular ongoing site maintenance and more.

As such, our team is well-versed in the monetary value associated with each facet of a highly effective signage campaign, regardless of the scale. We will conduct a personalised signage budget spend analysis specifically for your business, based on who you are trying to engage, and when/where/how you are trying to engage them (among numerous other factors).

Drawing on years of experience, we’ll take the time to get to know your business and its customers, in order to execute a well-structured signage budget spend analysis that achieves your brand’s signage goals.

Our analyses include detailed breakdowns of what to invest in each area of your signage campaign – from materials and location scouting, to permit acquisition, maintenance and more.

Speak to our professional team today

To start a discussion regarding how SignManager can assist with your signage budget spend analysis needs in Australia, please get in touch today.

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