Composites Manufacturing Magazine

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Composites Manufacturing is the official publication of the American Composites Manufacturers Association. Published bimonthly, it offers practical assessments of the current state of the composites industry as well as thoughtful explorations of the opportunities and challenges ahead. It includes timely coverage of core market segments, materials, processes and technical education plus topics such as sustainability, plant safety, operational efficiency and research advances. The magazine also features profiles of some of the most accomplished people and innovative companies in the composites community.

   

2018 Editorial Calendar

Editorial coverage includes a focus on core market segments, legislative and regulatory issues and technical education.
2018 Issue
Feature
Market Spotlight
Materials/Process
Ad Space Close
Art Due

January/February

State of the Industry: Where Are We Headed

Sports & Recreation

Thermoplastic Composites

November 27, 2017

December 1, 2017

March/April

Quality Management Systems: Keeping Composites Companies in Top Form

Corrosion Control

Composite Recycling

January 29, 2018

February 1, 2018

May/June

Social Media Marketing: Tapping Into the Right Outlets

Architecture

Resins Technology

March 29, 2018

April 4, 2018

July/August

University R&D: Innovations on the Horizon

Marine

Biocomposites

June 1, 2018

June 6, 2018

September/October

Workforce Development: Making the Most of Your No. 1 Asset—Employees

Infrastructure/Construction

Carbon Fiber

July 31, 2018

August 3, 2018

November/December

Mergers & Acquisitions: Opportunities for Expansion

Automotive

Composite Tooling

September 28, 2018

October 3, 2018

Editorial Calendar Subject To Change

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Size  
Width
Height
Full Page (with bleed) 8.625" 11.125"
Full Page No Bleed 7.875" 10.375"
1/2 Page Horizontal 7.25" 4.75"
1/2 Page Island 4.75" 7.25"
1/2 Page Vertical 3.50" 9.875"
1/3 Page Square 4.75"  4.75"
1/3 Page Vertical  2.3"  9.875" 
1/4 Page 3.50" 4.75"
Trim Size: 8.375" x 10.875"
Bleeds: Allow 0.125" on all sides. Keep all live matter .25 from trim and gutter.

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  • high-resolution PDF/X-1a file is required for all ads.
  • Colors must be CMYK. No ICC profiles, RGB or Pantone colors.
  • Resolution of all photography and scanned illustrations must be at least 300 dpi. Line art should be 600 dpi.
  • Vital copy and images must be at least 1/8” away from trim. Spread ads must have at least 3/8” total gutter.
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PRODUCTION CONTACT

sendmyad@theygsgroup.com

The YGS Group
3650 West Market Street
York, PA 17404
Tel: +1 717 505 9701