William Reed Business Media, which includes ProWholesaler and The Grocer in the portfolio of titles, has reinforced its commitment to online publishing with the acquisition of Decision News Media.
Decision News Media, based in Montpellier, France, has established a reputation for authoritative, in-depth and insightful news reporting of food, nutrition, cosmetics and pharmaceutical topics. Its flagship websites are FoodNavigator.com, NutraIngredients.com, In-PharmaTechnologist.com and CosmeticsDesign.com.
Charles Reed, group managing director of William Reed Business Media, said: “Decision News Media’s business nicely complements ours. Both businesses publish cutting-edge information and are expert at building advertising and marketing solutions for their clients.
“Decision News Media represents an attractive opportunity, consistent with our strategy of building high-quality media, to create an integrated media specialist and expand into new markets.”