• Distribution

    Delivering bespoke distribution services for UK, USA and European publishers, we are focused on providing a fast, reliable service for our clients.
  • Fulfillment

    Our UK based fulfillment service offers worldwide distribution, dispatching 7500 - 15000 shipments daily.
  • Remainders

    Our overstock facility gives publishers an additional outlet for remainder titles, which we update and publish daily for our customers.

Delivering bespoke distribution services for UK, USA and European publishers; Ahead Book Services is focused on providing a fast, reliable service for our clients.

  • Dispatches over 1,500,000 packages per year
  • Offers direct fulfillment service globally for publishers who also sell direct to the public

Working with major publishers and independents we deliver quality service designed to meet your needs. Our established facilities ensure that from receipt to dispatch we deliver the service level you expect.



Our dedicated publisher team is committed to providing excellence for our clients with a fully integrated system allowing controlled release of new titles, order information and client support.

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In addition to our distribution services Ahead Book Services also offers order fulfillment and dispatch utilising our existing systems. Our UK based fulfillment service offers worldwide distribution, dispatching between 5000 and 11000 units daily.


We have taken the upmost care to ensure that we use the highest quality packaging materials in conjunction with the latest machinery.



With a long established relationship with Royal Mail we utilise Mailsort 1400 and offer very competitive rates as this service offers the highest discounts possible for mailings direct to consumers.

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Our overstock facility gives publishers an additional outlet for remainder titles, which we update and publish daily for our customers. Further details are available in the Remainder section of the site or contact your Account Manager.

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E–Commerce

With the expertise in place to deliver the E–Commerce solution you need we also offer a complete bespoke web site creation and administration service. We offer a full design and implementation service utilising your ideas content or created specifically for you. With years of experience and expertise behind us our solutions are tailored to your specific needs; from a storefront to a fully functioning e-commerce site we can offer content, data and support.

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