Company History


March – MMG Launches “OffBoard Sourcing” magazine to readers in North America. Published in March & September it caters for all components not found on the PCB board that purchasing professionals have to buy or source.
February – Electronics Sourcing Deutschland increases publishing frequency from four times to six times per annum.
February – MMG Publishing appoints Charlotte Morgan as Director of Sales.


July – The A5 Sourcing Guide is launched with an impressive 100 page launch issue.
February – Electronics Sourcing Deutschland is published in German language and is a very respectable 52 pages!
February – Electronics Sourcing Deutschland registers with the Audit Bureau of Circulations for its independent audit registration.
January – The 2016 Annual edition of Electronics Sourcing UK & Ireland is published with a 100+ page edition!


December – MMG appoints Marcus Plantenberg as Sales manager for Germany, Austria & Switzerland regions.
November – MMG appoints Wolfgang Patelay as editor for Electronics sourcing Deutschland located in Munich.
October  – MMG announces the launch of Electronics Sourcing Deutschland to be launched in February 2016 in German language.
April – Final preparations taking place prior to ES LIVE UK on the 14th of May, 2015.
April – 10TH Anniversary Special Edition of Electronics Sourcing UK & Ireland Published – 156 page combined edition!
March – Electrical Sourcing is redesigned and looks amazing!
February – MMG Publishing is officially 10 years old on Valentine’s day!
January – Electronics Sourcing North America print circulation increases to 22,000!


November – Electronics Sourcing publishes an Electronica Special Edition.
September – Electrical Sourcing is published with Caroline Hayes as Editor.
May – Electronics Sourcing North America announces publishing frequency will increase to 10X per annum in 2015.
February – Electronics Sourcing North America obtains independent audit from ABC.
January – Electronics Sourcing UK & Ireland obtains most up to date circulation in the Industry. ABC Audit of 99.6% Requested within 12 months!


October – MMG holds its first US ES LIVE event in Boston, MA on 3rd October which is a great success.
May – ES LIVE UK held at the Stadium MK in Milton Keynes is a great success with a 52% increase in visitor numbers!
May – Electronics Sourcing North America increases print circulation to 21,000 copies per issue.
March – ES LIVE UK 2013 exhibition 100% sold out and increases exhibitors by 42%.


October – Details announced for ES LIVE events in 2013: ES LIVE UK will be held on the 16th May at The Stadium MK, Milton Keynes. ES LIVE Boston, will be held on the 3rd of October 2013 at The Hyatt Regency Hotel, Downtown Boston.
July – ES LIVE Boston is being planned. Details to follow soon.
May – ES LIVE 2012 generates a fivefold increase in visitor numbers!
March – ES LIVE exhibition 100% sold out with a healthy reserve list ready and waiting.
February – MMG’s new global website is launched. This new site encompasses all of the individual sites within the group and at launch, provides visitors with over 4,000 articles to view.
January –  MMG announces that ES LIVE will be relocating to the Madejski stadium and royal Berkshire conference centre. ES LIVE will be held on Thursday 12th May 2012.


October – Electronics Assembly re-launched at productronica in Munich, and will be published quarterly in 2012.
May – ES LIVE a huge success and looking forward to a bigger and better event in 2012.
March – MMG Announces that Electronics Sourcing Deutschland will be published in German language starting May 2011.
January – BPA Audit – Electronics Sourcing North America has achieved its first ever BPA Worldwide audit.
January – Electronics Sourcing LIVE, MMG’s first event on the 12th of May 2011 is 100% sold out!


December – MMG Publishing Acquires site plus appoints Gina Roos as Editor of Electronics Sourcing North America.
September – Electronics Sourcing North America increases frequency to monthly editions as from January 2011.
September – MMG Events Limited announces the launch of ES LIVE UK, a one-day seminar, table top and networking dinner on the 12th of May 2011 in Newbury, Berkshire.
August – ESNA September edition publishes Official NEDA Conference Supplement.
July – Electronics Sourcing announces the launch of ES LIVE at Electronica in Munich. A Two day seminar for electronics purchasing professionals.
April – First edition of ESNA published to over 105,000 readers in North America.
February – Electronics Sourcing North America 16 page sample issue is published.


November – MMG Publishing US LLP satellite office opens in Bloomington, Minneapolis, USA
July – MMG Publishing announces that Electronics Sourcing North America will launch April 2010.
June – generates over 22,500 unique visitors within three weeks of launch.
April – MMG announces that will launch in June.


November – Electronics Sourcing Europe published with 126 page issue!
June – Pre-launch dummy issue of Electronics Sourcing Europe is produced
May – MMG announce that Electronics Sourcing Europe will launch in November
January – Electronics Sourcing’s January Annual edition “180 pages” in size


January – Electronics Sourcing’s January Annual edition “150 pages” in size!
2007 – MMG moves into its own freehold offices in Crowborough, East Sussex
2007 – MMG’s second publication is launched “Electronics Assembly”


May – Electronics Sourcing obtains its first ABC independent audit
April – MMG publish Nepcon show catalogue on behalf of Reed Exhibitions
January – Electronics Sourcing’s January Annual edition “100 Pages” in size!


September – MMG moves into new offices in Crowborough, East Sussex
April – Electronics Sourcing first issue published
February – MMG’s first day of trading – 14th of February Valentines Day!