Self Select Distribution ABC Audited

Self Select Distribution have received a renewed distribution service accreditation for 2022. Click here to view.


Bulk Copy Collection & Delivery

SSD can collect bulk copies from printers, warehouses or any other point and then either deliver them to any part of the UK or split them down into smaller consignments ready for onward transport. SSD have a series of regional depots across the UK so we can offer a great value service. We currently visit lots of UK printers every week, so we may be able to collect your print job cost effectively.

Leaflet Distribution

SSD can organise and manage your current leaflet distribution or plan a new bespoke campaign across the UK via a series of preferred service providers. We have access to wide range of data which will allows you to tailor your campaign effectively.

Mailing Services

SSD manage a series of different mailing services for our clients from mailing publications to all advertisers to sending out letters and marketing campaigns by post. Each job is planned and costed via a dedicated account manager.

Miscellaneous Copy Delivery

Many publishers require copies to be delivered to their offices, specific advertisers and local outlets which they have organised for distribution. Self Select integrate this work within the supermarket deliveries ensuring cost effective rates. These drops are also recorded using our bespoke PDA software so proof of delivery with a time, date; photo and signature are gathered giving publishers complete confidence. As SSD is accredited by ABC these copies can be added with confidence to publishers’ certificates. SSD can also source miscellaneous to compliment major stores in the area to meet the needs of local advertisers.


Self Select operate a team of dedicated professional merchandisers across the UK to check the stands and quality of our distributors work in stores and deal with any problems or issue. This team also carries out bespoke work for retailers and publishers of paid publications making sure copies are on display and promotional activity is implemented in a variety of outlets including newsagents, train stations, travel agents, retailers and airports. Data is reported and collated on our PDA system along with pictures to show the client the quality of completed work.

Print Quotes

Self Select have developed strong relationships with several of the UK's largest newspaper and magazine printers which allows Self Select to gain access to cost effective print quotes which allows our customers to save money. We have saved several clients large amounts off their current print bills allowing them to print and distribute more copies.


Self Select use a nationwide infrastructure of warehouses to safely store publications before they are distributed to stores. Our distributors then collect copies from these depots and take the publications out to stores. Publishers often use our warehouses as storage facility for other newspapers, magazines, leaflets and pallets of other goods.

Publication design, page make up & Editorial

SSD can offer publishers a bespoke design service for media packs, stationary, new and current publications. We have an in-house studio of full time Mac designers who design and create content for a series of publishers across the country. These range from local newspapers, voucher books to high end glossy magazines. We also have access to team of editorial writers who can create news content and features for your publication.


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