The world’s finest specialist paper collection since 1885.

We search out the finest and the most distinctive paper products and innovations from around the world for those that seek to inspire and impress. We work" in partnership with the very best high-end brands, creative designers, and specialists to provide paper for a twenty-first century audience.

Keep Up To Date

Sign up to the G . F Smith newsletter for inspiration, launches, news and events.

Career Opportunities

At G . F Smith the success of our business relies on each and every individual within our company.

We employ around 200 people in roles such as Production and Warehouse Operatives and Managers, Sales Professionals – both office based and throughout the UK, and support staff such as Finance, HR, IT and Marketing. All have one thing in common – they are passionate about our business, our products and our services.

All our staff enjoy excellent working conditions. Any vacancies we have will be displayed here.

No job opportunities are live at G . F Smith at present.

G . F Smith will only use your details for the purpose for which it was submitted ie an application for employment. Your details will be held securely, not passed on to any third party without your permission, and will be securely destroyed no more than a year after being submitted. If you require copies of our Data Protection Policy, our Privacy Notice, or our Data Retention Policy, please email You should also email that address if you wish to ask us to delete your data, request a correction to any data inaccuracies, or restrict our processing of your data, also if you wish to request to see any data held about you ie submit a Data Access Request.

Welcome to The Collection

At G . F Smith, we’re constantly seeking out new papers and processes, expanding our collections and adding to our knowledge. So much so that it’s been a while since we took a look at this site.

Well, having expanded our paper collection, tested and introduced new processes, and spent a lot of time talking to designers about selecting paper, we’re delighted to present a complete overhaul of the site.

Perhaps most importantly, we’ve introduced search filters in the ‘We Recommend’ tool. You can now refine your search by a paper’s suitability for processes like foiling or digital printing, or its availability in certain weights and finishes. When it’s time to look at the real thing, you’re able to easily place Sample orders through our ‘My Samples’ tool. Its quick and easy too.

This makes the task of finding and choosing paper from our collection more insightful and easier than before.