We’ve teamed up with six leading print marketing agencies to help UK arts, leisure, heritage and tourism markets recover.

This exciting new alliance – The Audience Engagement Network (AEN) – will create a UK-wide print marketing network of leading arts, culture, heritage, and tourism specialists.

It will offer our customers the opportunity to reach millions of consumers nationwide through our combined extensive network of print display points located in thousands of museums, hotels, theme parks, community spaces, and other public venues.

You too can take advantage of AEN’s wide range of print services. These include:

  • Distribution of print marketing material in venue racks
  • Direct mail to homes
  • Outdoor posters
  • Hotel bedroom folders
  • Printed guides
  • Event pack handouts

As well as Glide Media (South West and Midlands), the companies in the alliance include: 

  • London + Culture Calling (London, south and East England, and Manchester areas)
  • NPD (North England)
  • SLB (Leicestershire, Northamptonshire, and Rutland)
  • Derby Arts (Derby) 
  • Direct Distribution (Scotland)
  • Landmark Press (Scotland)


All these companies share the same fantastic quality and reliability as you would expect from Glide Media. Giving you the essential strategy and reach to connect with your target audience.

We’re extremely proud to be part of this impressive network, and look forward to using our experience and services to help our markets bounce back and flourish.


About Glide Media
Glide Media specialises in leaflet and brochure display services for the tourism, leisure, and entertainment industries. They provide extensive coverage across nine counties in the southwest, the Midlands and South Wales along with visitor information centres nationally. They provide client access to diverse locations ranging from hotels and restaurants to shopping centres, garden centres, theatres and campsites: www.glidemedia.co.uk.

About Derby Arts
Derby Arts is an arts, attraction and events leaflet display company. They display and distribute print marketing in venues across the city of Derby, Derbyshire, and the Peak District, via their network of display racks in high footfall areas such as train stations, high street pubs and cafes – www.derbyarts.info

About Direct Distribution & Landmark Press
Reaching the visitor and residential markets across Scotland Direct Distribution and Landmark Press offer 60 years’ worth of experience with over 5,000 displays and effective target marketing. Clients range from VisitScotland and Historic Scotland to the Ambassador group and Firstbus. Their comprehensive services include print display in racks, poster distribution, bedroom folders and guides, experienced on-street teams, door drops and online sites. They are passionate about delivering the best exposure whether it’s a show on tour, an attraction looking to increase its visitors, or an event, they offer a one stop shop to generate maximum impact.: www.directdistribution.co.uk & www.landmark-press.com

About London Calling Arts
London Calling Arts is the UK’s leading arts, culture and tourism marketing agency. For over 30 years it has worked with the biggest names in the arts, culture and lifestyle sectors including V&A, TATE, National Trust and English Heritage. Through its extensive network of over 20,000 venue partners centred on London, the south, East, Manchester and surrounding areas, it delivers print marketing direct to audiences: www.culturecalling.co.uk

In addition, its popular What’s on website culturecalling.com reaches arts and culture enthusiasts daily offering unbiased and light-hearted editorial to UK wide audiences.

About NPD
NPD has been specialising in leaflet distribution and literature display for the tourism and leisure markets for over 20 years. It has 3 offices strategically placed in Northumbria, Lancashire and Yorkshire offering clients strong distribution on a pan regional or targeted county level: www.npdnorth.co.uk

About SLB
SLB is the leading print marketing distribution and display agency across Leicestershire, Northamptonshire, and Rutland. It works with leading names in the tourism and leisure industries and clients range from theatres and museums to festival and stately homes: www.slbdistribution.co.uk

Discover how the Audience Engagement Network will help your business. Call us on (01242) 576010 or email office@glidemedia.co.uk