John Smith & Son

John Smith and Son is the oldest bookselling company in the English speaking world.

Today, John Smith's serves the needs of university students and faculty by delivering compelling, on-site access to course books, software, PCs, laptops and tablets and a range of other goods and services tailored to their student community. Outside of the UK, the John Smith's International Division delivers a retail solution for universities in Botswana and Ghana ensuring that their students are equipped with the right books and materials to progress through their studies. 

John Smith and Son is proud to have been honoured as the UK Academic and Professional Bookseller of the Year in 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2011, 2012 and 2013. 

John Smith & Son has appointed Apollo as its UK PR agency

"We very much enjoy working with Apollo. They are responsive, have a very good appreciation of both client requirements and what is possible, are imaginative in terms of planning and they deliver"

Peter Lake

Group Development Director, John Smith GroupĀ 


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