Target your market


We’ve been in the business of targeted marketing through print display since 1988. Our services, include display in over 5,000 outlets and an 80+ street team enabling you to reach tourists, residents, city dwellers, culture vultures, gig goers, sport junkies... Our client account team have more than 40 years of experience in campaign management and are ideally placed to advise our 1000+ clients in the best ways of reaching their markets by:

Outlet type
Target your print to our extensive portfolio of over 5,000 outlets. These include: railway stations, motorway stops, ferry terminals, bus stations; city tour buses; shopping centres and supermarkets; attractions, heritage & visitor centres (eg. Edinburgh Castle); cultural, arts & theatre outlets (eg. Edinburgh Filmhouse); leisure centres; the Scottish Exhibition and Conference Centre; libraries; visitor information centres; hotels; caravan and camping sites; guesthouses & BB's; eat & drink outlets; bars & cafes; universities & colleges.

Demographic or lifestyle
Tell us the market you wish to reach - this could include families, arts & cultural attendees, commuters, high-spenders, clubbers, the youth market and students, tourists, LGBT, suburban residential and much, much more.

Direct Distribution target outlets right across Scotland from Glasgow and Edinburgh through to the Borders, Argyll and Aberdeen. Using your customer & market knowledge you may want to concentrate on specific geographical areas or within a specific drive time. We can select outlets in any region or area you designate to ensure they are covered. We also have partners we work with throughout the UK.

Creating a Bespoke Campaign

Can't find what you’re looking for? Tell us what you need – whether it's a neighbourhood drop in Pitlochry, business commuters with a healthy bank balance or a rock enthusiast in Scotland's furthest reaches - we'll find them.

Contact us on 0141 445 8838 or email us NOW!


Don't just take our word for it

“CalMac have been working with Direct Distribution since 2001. In this time the service they provide has evolved from handling one publication directed to our own ports to offering a full management service. In 2017 they have provided a range of services including receipt of more than 100 pallets, storage of 955,000 pieces of print, carried out over 950 scheduled and ad-hoc deliveries throughout UK and abroad, targeted more than 2,500 of their racked sites with our Go explore brochure, provided a bespoke summer box display during the commonwealth games, numerous promo teams to hand out leaflets and event support for our outreach team. They also provides brochure racks in a number of CalMac-operated ports. Their monthly reports keep us up to speed with stocks numbers left in their warehouse facilities. An efficient distribution service is essential to any business, and I would not hesitate to recommend DD.” Peter Griffiths, Marketing Manager, Caledonian MacBrayne.