Ovenden Papers Ltd


Ovendens is a family-owned independent paper and envelope merchant with one simple goal: to offer the highest possible level of personal service to our customers. Also being a member of AIMS the UK’s largest independent merchant consortium give us access to a massive range of products and services.


Everard Ovenden & Co Ltd was founded in 1943 by Frank Ovenden and Stanley Everard. Situated in High Holborn London a great family tradition started when Frank’s son Neville joined in 1956. Today the tradition live on with three Ovendens heavily involved with the day to day businessIn late 2012, we relocated to a 94,000 square foot warehouse in Harlow and immediately extended the range of products and services we offer.

Client List

Commercial Printers, Copy Shops, Digital Printers, Stationers, Local Authorities, Schools & Colleges.

Market Focus

With our 94,000 sq ft Warehouse and a stock holding capability of over 10,000 tonnes we are one of the largest independent paper merchant in South of England. Offering a fast a friendly service into London, Essex, Herfordshire, East Anglia and the Home counties.

Environmental Credentials

FSC & PEFC Chain of Custody and of course members of Two Sides.

Contact Details

sales@ovendenpapers.co.uk / Tel: 01279 772800