About us

About the publisher

William Reed​ has been providing market leading business information for over 150 years. From our origins in grocery, we have expanded across food and drink and into new sectors, including pharmaceuticals and cosmetics.

Fulfilling our role in the 21st century has meant harnessing digital channels to deliver insightful journalism and high-value data to businesses the world over. Guided by our Mission & Values, our Group’s activities now include category defining digital and print media, innovative business events and conferences, prestigious awards and informative conferences. We offer compelling research and powerful insights to our customers as well as providing recruitment and e-learning solutions within our core markets.

For more information about William Reed, please visit our corporate website

About FoodQualityNews

William Reed’s FoodQualityNews brand has been the leading online news source for the food safety and quality control industry for more than 13 years, leveraging our digital-first position to bring powerful insights and robust information to help your business succeed.

Our team of award-winning journalists deliver daily news, analysis, online and face to face events, podcasts and video coverage of the issues and stories impacting decision makers in the industry.

FoodQualityNews provides a 360-degree view of the food safety and quality control industry, spanning everything from food outbreaks, regulation and safety, to lab technology, research and development, market trends and the latest recalls.

Our editorial standards are unsurpassed and we deliver insightful content across multiple channels to the right people wherever they are operating.

Joseph Whitworth

Joseph Whitworth

Montpellier, France
Tel: +33 430 630 056
Email: Joseph.Whitworth@wrbm.com​ 

Joe Whitworth is a journalist with William Reed Business Media. He joined the company five years ago and for the past three years has been editor of B2B trade publication FoodQualityNews. He moderated a face-to-face session at Fi Europe in Paris in 2015 and led an Xtalks webinar on food safety in 2016. Prior to joining William Reed, he worked on newspapers run by Fairfax Media in Australia and graduated with a journalism degree from the University of Central Lancashire (UCLan).

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William Reed publishes a wide range of free-access websites and e-newsletters delivered free to registered subscribers. They provide industry news and analysis to industries including: food, beverage, nutrition, feed, pharmaceuticals and cosmetics. Our strategically relevant e-newsletters reach over 543,000 executives worldwide, in our chosen industries.

Contact us

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Company Secretary & General Counsel (for legal enquiries only)

Robert Proctor
Email: robert.proctor@wrbm.com​ 
Tel: +44 (0) 1293 610401

Montpellier office

William Reed Business Media SAS
Le Belem
355 rue Vendémiaire
34000 Montpellier

Tel: +33 499 522 870

Global Headquarters

William Reed Business Media LTD
Broadfield Park
Crawley, West Sussex
RH11 9RT
United Kingdom

Tel: +44 (0) 129 361 3400

Website: http://www.william-reed.com