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Company History

Acquisition By Regplates.com

2019 sees an acquisition of long-established number plate dealer Car marks of Hull by Hessle based Regplates.com.

Car Marks are long established pioneers in this unique industry of personalised number plates. The brainchild of the great autonumerologist Car Marks was established in 1969 by Russell Marks, the company continues its hands-on approach to the business providing a personal and knowledgeable service. Russell Marks who founded Car Marks back in 1969, sadly Russell passed away in 2008 after a very long & successful career in personalised registrations. All who had the pleasure of meeting him or dealing with him knew his knowledge of the industry was second to none.

Regplates.com was founded in 1991 by Jon Cherry when he decided to turn his love and obsession for private number plates into a business. Since then they have grown steadily over the years to become a leading light in the private number plate industry holding their own stock of high quality number plates and many thousands of registrations they are selling for trade and private clients including many celebrities and sports personalities.

They pride themselves on their excellent reputation for customer service and competitive prices and have many letters of recommendation from their customers over the years. They will always go the extra mile to ensure their customers receive the highest levels of service.

Their team of trained personalised number plate staff will professionally handle your transfer as swiftly as possible with all paperwork change over handled for you including the V5C, tax and MOT records and offer advice without technical ‘jargon’, and are always competitive on price.

The acquisition ensures the future of Car Marks as a landmark company in Hull and it will continue to provide the highest levels of service under the control of Regplates.com

Regplates.com Director Jon Cherry told us “Russell was a personal friend and a mentor to me when I started the business. He offered me advice and guidance and I am honoured to keep the brand he founded in 1969 going forward. Car Marks is such a well-known company both in Hull and nationwide.”

All business will be conducted from Regplates.com site in Hessle.

Russell Marks

The founder of Car Marks back in 1969, sadly Russell passed away in 2008 after a very long & successful career in personalised registrations. All who had the pleasure of meeting him or dealing with him knew his knowledge of the industry was second to none.

Sadly missed but never forgotten!

Gaynia Marks

Managing Director

Gaynia joined the business several years ago having previously worked at Director level within sales for many years in the City of London. Being Russells daughter – you could say numbers are in her blood!

Based at our Manchester Office

Nicky Wilkinson

Sales Director

Having worked for Russell since the early 1990's Nicky has a vast knowledge of all aspects of the industry, so what she does not know about number plates is not worth knowing.

Based at our Hull Office