WH Smith Plc operates retail and online business stores. It operates through the High Street and Travel business segments. The High Street segment sells products, including stationary, books, newspapers, magazines, entertainment, and impulse products. The Travel segment retails newspapers, magazines, books, and impulse products for people on the move and a broader convenience range in hospitals and workplaces. The company was founded by Henry Walton Smith and Anna Smith in 1792 and is headquartered in Swindon, the United Kingdom.