About Us

Here you can discover more about us, read about our divisions and the partnerships we value most.

Founded over 50 years ago supplying number plates to the East Midlands motor trade. Tennants has evolved into a major supplier of reflective products to the UK’s automotive, highways and transport industries. Our continued innovation and development ensures we push those sectors forward, while maintaining standards and meeting regulations.

Retaining family owned ethics and valuing customer service, our mission is to be the most reliable supplier on the market. We strive to build closer partnerships, support our customers and apply the best possible service via three core divisions.

Our Divisions


Providing the motor industry with production solutions and integrated services.


Delivering a competitive one stop shop for traffic signs, equipment and accessories.


Distributing a huge range of reflective rolls and sign making materials fit for any project.

Number Plate Production Storage
Reflective Solutions Warehouse
Our Traffic Sign Faces

Our Company

Reliable, Responsive and Reflective

We believe in delivering a reliable and responsive service. Earning our customers trust by supplying them with products fit for purpose. Our in-house facilities and global partnerships enable us to grow while keeping end prices competitive.

Focusing on reflective goods and services means we contribute to keeping Britain safe, moving and visible.

Clients & Customers

Partners, Memberships & Accreditations

Orafol logo

Since 2007, we have successfully distributed and promoted the ORAFOL® range of reflective products to the UK.

OKI Logo

Our partnership with OKI gives us access to their expertise, enabling us to produce first class printing solutions.

The BNMA logo

We’re a founder member and contributor to the BNMA, who support and promote number plate related matters to the government and stakeholders.

bsau145 Legislation

Our integrated number plate solutions and media, along with our management and production processes support our compliance with BSAU145d and e standards.

Folex Logo

Folex based in Switzerland and Germany, specialise in the coating of films used by a wide variety industries including our number plate solutions.

LRQA ISO 9001 Certification

Accredited to ISO 9001:2015 standards, we continue to improve the quality of our products and services through its exacting requirements.

National Highway Sector Schemes Logo

National Highways Sectors Schemes are management schemes for ISO 9001 with specific application to highway maintenance.

Rema Logo

As a REMA member we manufacture and supply products which conform to the latest standards, regulations and legislation.

RISQS Verified Logo

Being RISQS verified recognises us as approved suppliers to the rail industry with proven ability to deliver safe, high quality services.

Achilles UVDB Qualified Logo

Our Acillies UVDB qualification proves our capability regarding health, safety, the environment and quality to the utilities industry.