About Us

About Us

Ovato Retail Distribution Pty Ltd (formerly Gordon and Gotch Aust Pty Ltd)  is Australia’s oldest publications distributor with operations commencing in 1853.

As the largest independent distributor and wholesaler of printed media in Australia, Ovato Retail Distribution Pty Ltd distribute in excess of 175 million copies per year. We harness a deep pool of knowledge of the Australian magazine market and have a reputable track record in developing profitable sales for our clients. We focus on driving what we believe are the fundamentals of our business:

• B2B Marketing Services

• Circulation Excellence

• Customer Service

• Logistics

• Industry Knowledge (Publishing and Retail)

• Market Intelligence

Our extensive range of approximately 3,100 mass media and special interest publications ensures our portfolio is of continuing value and relevance to our retail clients, and enables effective allocation profiling to be performed for our Publishers.

We import magazines from distributors in the UK and USA as well as partworks from the UK.

Ovato Retail Distribution Pty Ltd is a core business within the Ovato Group. Ovato Limited is Australasia's leading integrated provider of marketing and printed communications solutions. An ASX listed company with over 1,000 people in locations across Australia and New Zealand.