William Reed case study - Group
William Reed is a trusted digital, high value data and events business serving the food and drinks sector for over 160 years.
Since 1862, they've been committed to creating impactful connections that inspire and empower our clients, harnessing the latest technology along the way.
They are now recognised for their outstanding multi-platform digital and print media, compelling research, powerful insights, innovative exhibitions and events, prestigious awards and informative conferences. William Reed has been owned and managed by the same family since its inception, giving the organisation a unique long-term perspective and a commitment to the industry that permeates the company. This is why their passionate and credible professionals are deeply committed to their market and are considered the most trusted professionals in their field.
William Reed has
- 300+ employees worldwide
- 5 offices in three continents
- 24 media brands
- 160 years of proven track record
The eZ Publish system was selected to manage their online content many years ago, and as eZ's software has evolved, William Reed staff have sought to update the company's online systems, but only partially over the years. The Webtown team was approached to migrate and upgrade the company's online platforms.
We're here to make the potential of the internet's evolution accessible.
Improving digital experience to increase conversion by 30%
Enhanced possibilities with a customer portal
- built on Liferay
"Liferay has led to faster and easier maintenance of our customer portal. As a result, we are able to serve our business needs much more rapidly and effectively, which in turn benefits our customer base."