Our nightly miracle

Some businesses work from dawn to dusk, but Smiths News goes one step further. We work around the clock to ensure the world’s fastest supply chain operates efficiently and smoothly.

It all starts at 0200, when the first of the day’s papers arrive in our distribution centres. Our night team immediately start breaking down the deliveries and packing individual customer consignments. This represents the start of a process that eventually ends the following morning when the unsold newspapers are returned to us for recycling.

Life in a distribution centre