Distribution

UK, Australia, New-Zealand


The LBS facility is located in West Sussex, England, and distributes books published by Orion, Octopus and Little, Brown as well as 20 third-party publishers, including Thames & Hudson. The 23,000-square-metre facility has 260 employees who process a total of 37 million books a year.

Bookpoint is located in Abingdon, Oxfordshire and distributes for Headline, Hodder & Stoughton, Hachette Children’s Group, Hodder Education Group and Quercus in the United Kingdom and a number of client publishers. This 20,000-square-metre facility processes 122,000 books a day, or 26 million books a year.

Hachette UK Distribution is undertaking a project to build a new 20,000 square-metre automated warehouse based upon new SAP and JDA systems, which will bring enormous service and productivity gains to the business. This new warehouse will handle approximately 65,217,000 books annually with a daily maximum target of half a million books. The current operations at LBS and Bookpoint will be consolidated into this state-of-the-art facility in Didcot, Oxfordshire, starting in mid-2018.

  • The LBS facility is located in West Sussex, England, and distributes books published by Orion, Octopus and Little, Brown as well as 20 third-party publishers, including Thames & Hudson. The 23,000-square-metre facility has 260 employees who process a total of 37 million books a year.  

    LBS

    Faraday Close Durrington Worthing West Sussex BN13 3RB - United Kingdom
    Tel : (44) (0)19 0382 8500
  • Bookpoint is located in Abingdon, Oxfordshire and distributes for Headline, Hodder & Stoughton, Hachette Children’s Group, Hodder Education Group and Quercus in the United Kingdom and a number of client publishers. This 20,000-square-metre facility processes 122,000 books a day, or 26 million books a year.

    BOOKPOINT

    130, Milton Park Abingdon OX14 4SE - United Kingdom
    Tel : (44) (0)12 35 400 400
  • Hachette UK Distribution is undertaking a project to build a new 20,000 square-metre automated warehouse based upon new SAP and JDA systems, which will bring enormous service and productivity gains to the business. This new warehouse will handle approximately 65,217,000 books annually with a daily maximum target of half a million books. The current operations at LBS and Bookpoint will be consolidated into this state-of-the-art facility in Didcot, Oxfordshire, starting in mid-2018.

    Hachette UK Distribution

    50 Victoria Embankment Carmelite House London EC4Y 0DZ - Royaume-Uni
    Tel : (44) (0)20 3122 6000
  • ADS is located 80 km north of Sydney and distributes books throughout Australia and New Zealand. Every year, over 28,000 titles are stored in 14,100 square meters, and 18 million books are processed by 100 employees.

    ADS

    9, Pioneer Avenue Tuggerah NSW 2259 - Australia
    Tel : (61) (0)2 4390 1300