Dawson Media Direct is the world's leading distributor of newspapers, magazines and digital publications to airlines and international rail operators.

We work with over 120 airlines across 115 airports worldwide, and manage more than 130 million daily newspapers and magazines a year.

Latest News from DMD

11th August 2016

DMD brings innovative Media Wall to Scotland’s Magfest 2016

Dawson Media Direct is excited to once again be part of Scotland’s biggest and best magazine event, Magfest, this September. Set in the heart of Edinburgh, this year’s theme ‘Fight for your audience’ will bring together some of the biggest names in international magazine publishing inside the iconic Central Hall for an inspirational one-day conference. […]

25th July 2016

Introducing a new dedicated website for DMD Thailand

The new website is entirely dual-language, in Thai and English, providing an online guide to DMD products and services – both print and digital – on the ground (and in the air) in Thailand, and also around the globe.

DMD Phantom provides inflight entertainment to airlines & travel operators, manages content & production services, delivers superior value & innovation and co-owns IFE platform provider Bluebox Avionics.

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Our parent group operates four market-focused divisions, offering unrivalled expertise in News & Media, Books, Education & Care and Parcel Freight. Its businesses are recognised as among the best in their respective markets. At the heart of Connect Group's News & Media division are Smiths News and its specialist subsidiary DMD.


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