7 Reasons You Should Be Using Custom Flags to Advertise Your Business

by | Aug 22, 2022

If you’re someone that’s looking for a simple, quick, and cost-effective method to making your business truly stand out from the rest of the crowd, customised flags are the way to go. It is perfect for attracting potential customers, directing visitors to event stands, promotion of a cause; eye-catching flags for catching the attention of passersby.


A flag that is well-designed can ultimately get the message of your business across to a target audience instantaneously. It’s worth considering where your flags are going to be properly positioned and how far your audience will be on the flag. For instance, if you’re aiming to reach any passersby on the road, you would need to make sure that your logo is big enough to be as clearly visible as possible and that wording can be effectively read from a distance away.


Custom flags offer you the visibility that is needed to attract different customers to your business, wherever you happen to be located. Whether you would like a permanent display or not, custom flags are ultimately the ideal solution. A single flag can be used if space is very limited, or a row of flags can be used to grab someone’s attention at a much larger location.

Easier to transport

Unlike some stands and banners, many custom flags can be dismantled or assembled in a matter of minutes. You won’t even need to have a particularly large vehicle in order to transport most flags, since poles and stands can be taken apart when required to fit into compact spaces.


The design of your flag can be customised to your precise requirements. When it comes to the design of your new flag, you can get as creative as you like! Modern printing technology will mean that your artwork can be very easily converted into a design that is fit for a flag.

Lower cost

Custom flags can represent fantastic value for money, especially since they offer a high level of visible advertising for a small investment when compared with the cost of some other methods. Flags can also be an option for one-off events, since they are inexpensive, but because they are very durable, businesses will use them over and over again.

Much quicker to produce

Turnaround time can depend on the flag type and design that you select but if you have flags that are digitally printed it can be done within a matter of days. Some flags, for example, can be produced for delivery the next day.


High quality flags can last for a number of years. They are designed with this in mind, and to withstand, all kinds of weather conditions. Even if you need to take the flags to a certain event in a location that’s exposed, you can obtain flags that are robust enough to tolerate this kind of weather, and get your message out to be as widely seen as possible.

You might wish to have customised flags that are made for a specific event, in which case you  could add information that is time sensitive. Otherwise, you can really avoid including any other information which could become out of date that the flag becomes obsolete.

Severn Signs are Gloucestershire’s leading sign makers and printers.  Severn Signs has grown to become the largest independent and trusted sign makers in Gloucestershire, with a knowledge of the sign business that’s second to none.  If you’re a new or existing business that’s looking for professional and experienced sign makers in or around the Gloucester area, then take a look at our website www.severnsigns.co.uk or give us a call on 01452 739 156 – we’d be happy to help!