Outlets

Direct Distribution are best known for displaying leaflets, brochures, magazines and posters in 1000s of prominent, attention-grabbing locations across Scotland. Our outlets expose our customers’ message to millions of people every year. We have displays in a wide range of types. Many are exclusive to Direct Distribution and all of the outlets we target give us permission for display.

Gateway points & Travel hubs Scotland

  • Railway stations –we have displays in the ticket centres centres at Glasgow Central and Edinburgh Waverley,
  • Motorway stops – great displays along the M74 and M8 including Roadchefs, BP and Happen service stop.
  • Bus Stations – from Edinburgh and St Andrews through to Ayr, Perth and Dundee.

Shopping centres and supermarkets

Top centres including Braehead, Buchanan and St Enochs in Glasgow; Princes Mall and the Centre Edinburgh; Stirling Thistle; Glenrothes Kingdom; Perth St Johns; Dundee Overgate & Wellgate; Inverness Eastgate.

Attractions and visitor centres

  • Edinburgh Castle – exclusive display at Scotland’s most iconic attraction.
  • Edinburgh top attractions – 26 outlets including Our Dymanic Earth, Royal; Yacht Britannia and Royal Botanics.
  • Glasgow top attractions – 23 great outlets ranging from Kelvingrove Art gallery and the Riverside Museum to GOMA and the Glasgow Science centre.
  • Attractions across Scotland – over 300 top attractions across Scotland’s ranging from Threave Gardens and Culzean Castle through to  Urquhart castle and Discovery point.

Arts and cultural venues

  • Top arts venues in Glasgow – 14 cultural venues in Glasgow, ranging from the Glasgow royal concert hall and the Tramway to Citizens and the Tron.
  • Top arts venues in Edinburgh – 10 arts venues from Edinburgh Filmhouse to the Usher
  • Arts venues across Scotland  - over 100 outlets across Scotland from the Byre theatre in St Andrews and the Gaiety in Ayr to Catstrand in Dumfriesshire and the DCA in Dundee

Accommodation

  • Top hotels Glasgow – 0ver 70 top hotels in Glasgow ranging from Express by Holiday inn’s and Best westerns to Hiltons and Ibis’s
  • Top hotels Edinburgh– 0ver 70 top hotels in Glasgow ranging from Express by Holiday inn’s and Best westerns to Hiltons and Apex
  • Hotel and accommodation outlets across Scotland – Over 3,000 outlets across Scotland ranging from Hotels and youth hostels to caravan&camping sites and guesthouses.

City sightseeing tour buses in Glasgow, Oban and Cowal
Leisure centres over 140 leisure & sport centres across Scotland
Information Centres – online stock ordering for icentres across Scotland
SECC and AECC  - top 2 exhibition centres in Scotland.
Urban sophisticates – independent shops, eat and drink outlets - Over 800 outlets across Glasgow, Edinburgh, Stirling, Perth, Dundee, Aberdeen and Inverness
Libraries and community centres - 500 outlets across Scotland.
Students – College building, halls of residences and unions across Scotland.

Don't just take our word for it

“For every show at the King’s and Theatre Royal, we provide producers with a suggested marketing mix. Print distribution always sits at the heart of our plans and is routinely agreed on. DD are the company we trust to deliver print distribution ranging from leaflet rack and poster display, through to promo activity and storage. Their team of highly knowledgeable and efficient staff are always on hand to help us better reach our audience, and keep them informed about both theatre’s programmes”

Fergus Weir, Press & Marketing dept, Kings & Theatre Royal Glasgow – ATG