Brands and markets
William Reed is a leading B2B media company, trusted by businesses since 1862.
Our award-winning expertise and global reach extends across Grocery & Retail; Hospitality; Food Manufacturing, Processing & Ingredients; Drinks; Pharmaceuticals & Cosmetics; Insights & E-learning.
Our extensive Grocery & Retail portfolio includes award schemes and campaigns, conferences, trade exhibitions and numerous topical seminars and networking lunches.
Our digital, print and event brands provide our customers with vital industry information and news, valuable recruitment and marketing platforms and extensive networking opportunities.
Our Hospitality portfolio consists of established digital and print brands and a leading trade show, a high-profile award series and a dedicated recruitment site.
In addition to serving the broader hospitality industry, we focus on the requirements of its key decision makers. Our restaurant and pub networking clubs provide opportunities for senior industry teams to learn about new developments at home and abroad. Our conferences offer business-critical insight coupled with rich networking opportunities and our digital portal delivers high-value information in a timely manner, with breaking news and shrewd analysis.
William Reed is passionate about the international wine and spirits industry. Our Drinks industry portfolio is underpinned by the International Wine Challenge, which helps producers from every region of the world extend their markets, reach the global wine community and increase their potential.
In addition to the International Wine Challenge and a regular programme of UK and international tastings, our brands also include industry-leading events, digital titles and further awards.
Companies in the fast-moving pharmaceuticals and cosmetics industries strive for first-mover advantage, relying on the very latest industry news, views and developments to make key decisions.
William Reed’s range of brands meet the complex needs of these two dynamic industries via our market-leading digital channels and selection of virtual and face-to-face events.
The UK is one of the world’s most advanced food manufacturing markets and our brands lead the way via a comprehensive offering of digital and print titles and our renowned UK exhibition, Foodex.
Our digital brands cater to a global audience that demands immediate and easy access to essential information. Whilst our regionally focused editorial teams in Europe, North America and Asia bring us a winning combination of global reach and local intelligence. In addition, we offer international recruitment sites, virtual exhibitions and face-to-face summits.
William Reed’s range of Insights services deliver unfettered access to the critical numbers, trends and opinions that underpin key markets.
In addition to rigorous analysis and research, we liaise face-to-face with tens of thousands of shopper each year, with particular focus on convenience, forecourts, discounters, small and large supermarkets, food-to-go outlets, wholesale and the eating and drinking out markets.
Our brands offer invaluable market intelligence and reports, comprehensive daily news coverage, consumer insight, syndicated research, tailored solutions and consulting. We work collaboratively with retailers and suppliers to grow sales and profitability.
Appetite Learning offers flexible, cost-effective and engaging E-learning courses focused on business-critical subjects.
Specifically designed to provide a complete training solution for the Hospitality, Retail and Food Manufacturing industries, the courses leverage William Reed’s deep food and drink market insight to match the precise needs of the market.
Learners study at their own pace, from anywhere and at anytime, benefiting from interactive, engaging and effective training ingrained with genuine business value.