We are Ovendens

Our Story

Established in 1943 we are a family owned, independent paper, board and envelope merchant that pride ourselves on our traditional customer service values.

The Numbers

  • Turnover in excess of £45m
  • The largest paper distribution facility in the South of England located in Harlow, Essex
  • 94,000 sq. ft warehouse holding 7,000 tonnes of stock
  • Privately owned distribution fleet of 18 HGV’s & 4 LGV’s
  • 55 members of staff

Our Areas of Expertise

  • Sales and distribution
  • Paper, Board and Envelopes in all formats for print
  • Plus 5 specialist divisions that focus on;
    • Bespoke envelopes and overprinted work
    • Graphical & Cartonboards
    • Business & Office papers for resale
    • Digital media & inks
    • Packaging products

Our Customers