One of the benefits of living in the Information Age is that economies of scale have trickled down to even the ordinary consumer in ways that weren’t previously possible. It used to be that people were captive to middle men who sold items to them at retail and pocketed all the economy of scale benefits for themselves.
Now, however, one can cut out all the intermediate profiteers and do business with people at higher levels on the supply chain. If you were to need something like a new sign printed up, you can find a high-volume operation that does sign printing online at a fraction of the cost you’d pay at the ordinary retail level.
You get the same quality of sign you’d otherwise obtain and can put the money you save to better uses for your own business or pleasure.