The Mark Allen Group is a dynamic media company which delivers high-quality content through market-leading journals, magazines, books, events, exhibitions and websites. Our brands offer unrivalled access to specialists in healthcare, education, business and consumer markets.
Our success comes from a focus on editorial excellence; our in-depth knowledge of our markets’ and our customers’ needs; our commitment to educate, inspire and engage our audiences; and our ability to think differently to provide innovative client-focused solutions.
MA Healthcare is the UK’s leading media company providing insight and access to healthcare professionals through its brands and events.Learn more
MA Business is an award-winning B2B information and events business. It works across many sectors including engineering, print, design, recycling, HR and telecoms.Learn more
MA Education provides expert content for professionals working with children, young people and families through a portfolio of magazines, conferences and exhibitions.Learn more
MA Music, Leisure & Travel is the cultural arm of MAG and includes in its portfolio music titles and a diverse range of leisure and personal interest consumer brands.Learn more
MA Exhibitions connects businesses with targeted, qualified and often hard-to-reach audiences at award winning exhibitions, shows and other live events.Learn more
MA Aviation & Auto International publishes a range of business magazine titles dedicated to professionals in the worlds of aircraft and vehicle design.Learn more
George Warman is a specialist media company. Its brands provide trusted clinical content, news and critical information for UK dental professionals.Learn more
London, Friday 20 December 2019 - Mark Allen Group (MAG) has announced its intention to acquire one of the prized jewels in publishing, the 85-year old weekly Farmers Weekly.
Reed Business Information Ltd (RBI), part of RELX, has agreed to sell the brand to MA Agriculture, a new company created by MAG to house Farmers Weekly.
The portfolio includes leading magazine brand Farmers Weekly, community website and online trading platforms on FWi.com, a growing events portfolio including the market leading industry Farmers Weekly Awards, newsletters and social media platforms supporting these publishing activities.
Our name and brands are known, trusted and respected across our communities. MAG has a team of expert researchers and telemarketers who will canvass specialists on behalf of clients with targeted questions to help better understand audiences and hone sales and marketing campaigns.
Our people and brands are embedded in their markets. Through a range of value-added products, services and brand extensions (including branded supplements, fact-cards, case studies, round-tables, directories, websites, webinars and more) MAG will work with you to deliver creative, sector-specific marketing solutions designed to reach specific qualified audiences.
MAG’s in-house website development and design team build, maintain and host responsive websites for the group and its clients. MAG’s CMS with its full suite of management tools combined with a passion for engaging design, bring to life our clients’ visions of their bespoke websites.
MAG publishes market-leading brands which have a reputation for editorial independence and excellence. Our content team works with international partners who wish to capitalise on our expertise and publish outstanding information by licensing or syndicating our brands and content for their audience.
MAG’s team of hugely talented and experienced designers understand the importance of good design when it comes to delivering creative marketing solutions. The team can provide a full-service print, digital and publishing design service. Using MAG’s network of printers ensures clients achieve the best price for their printed material.
Data and database management are at the heart of the MAG business. An in-house team continually verifies, enhances and maintains data records to ensure the most accurate and comprehensive data sets and magazine circulations in our markets. MAG’s expert team can also provide bespoke data solutions to help its clients build audience profiles and target hard-to-reach communities.
MAG supports its specialist professional audiences through their academic and professional studies helping them to complete vital CPD/CET requirements. Interactive CPD/CET modules in several of our core professional markets ensure that readers keep up-to-date with their professional requirements and ongoing development.
MAG organises over 200 events a year. As well as organising its own-brand events, MAG’s skilled team of event planners develop and organise conferences, exhibitions, awards, road-shows, round-tables, webinars and networking meetings on behalf of its B2B clients and leading trades associations to provide them with the opportunities to engage face-to-face with buyers, members and hard to reach target audiences.
MAG knows publishing. Our clients can draw upon MAG’s experience which has been honed over many years and outsource the publishing of their printed and digital magazines, journals, books or newsletters. Whether the need is for a one-off special issue or a regular monthly publication, our committed team of editors, designers, production managers and sales people will ensure that clients receive a product that is second to none.
MAG provides a world-class journal publishing program delivering content to institutions. End-to-end services include design, print, production, fulfilment, manuscript management and editorial services. The MAG Online Library, hosted on the premier academic publishing platform, optimises content for digital discovery and usage for institutional subscribers. The MAG institutional subscriptions team, supported with the latest sales analytics and marketing tools, maximise subscription revenues from corporate, government and academic institutions around the globe.