Reach the Decision-Makers in the Lubricants Industry!

Advertise in Compoundings to get your brand out in front.

Compoundings reaches ILMA member companies that are the leaders in lubricant manufacturing, supply and distribution, as well as international companies manufacturing lubricants outside North America.

Compoundings covers trends in the lubricants industry and provides market reports, international business insights, legislative and regulatory updates, an industry calendar of events, ILMA and ILMA member news, and more!

2021 Editorial Calendar

Issue
Themes
Ad Close
Art Due

November/December 2020

Opportunities in Electric and Autonomous Vehicles
Brexit's Effect on the Global Lubricants Market
Virtual Annual Meeting Recap, Remembering Past ILMA Meetings (photo spread)

Hot Products Section

Oct. 5, 2020

Oct. 12, 2020

January 2021

Meet the 2021 Board of Directors
Incorporating Safety Practices and Procedures
Getting Ahead of Insurance Risks Following COVID-19

Dec. 1, 2020

Dec. 8, 2020

February 2021

New U.S. President Policy Outlook
The Post-COVID-19 Sales Landscape
North American Spec Updates

Dec. 30, 2020

Jan. 7, 2021

March 2021

A Look Forward at Changes in Business After COVID-19
Update on the Asia-Pacific Market
Connecting Plant and Office Culture

Hot Products Section

Jan. 27, 2021

Feb. 3, 2021

April 2021

Fostering Diversity and Inclusion
Lubricant Counterfeiting
Lubricants in Air Travel
ILMA Engage Speaker Spotlights

Feb. 24, 2021

Mar. 3, 2021

May 2021

ILMA Engage Recap and Photos
Re-refining and Recycling
Trade, Tariffs, Global Supply Chains

Hot Products Section
Bonus Distribution: STLE Annual Meeting

Mar. 26, 2021

Apr. 2, 2021

June 2021

AI in Manufacturing
Transportation, Shipping, Logistics
Disaster Preparedness

Bonus Distribution: ILMA Engage

Apr. 28, 2021

May 5, 2021

July/August 2021

WILMA: Highlighting Female Leaders in the Industry
Update on the Biosynthetics Market
Cybersecurity and Blockchain

Hot Products Section

May 27, 2021

June 4, 2021

September 2021

Making Sustainability Work – and Selling It
Update on the Latin American Market
Responding to Evolution in Metalworking

July 21, 2021

July 28, 2021

October 2021

5 Things Your Business Can Do to Boost Operational Efficiency
Wearables in Manufacturing
Sourcing Materials for Grease
Annual Meeting Speaker Spotlights

Hot Products Section
Bonus Distribution: ILMA Annual Meeting

Aug. 16, 2021

Aug. 23, 2021

November/December 2021

Annual Meeting Recap and Photos
Year-end Roundtable
Finding Young Employees, Attracting Workers From Vocational Institutions

Hot Products Section

Sept. 30, 2021

Oct. 7, 2021

Deadlines subject to change. 

Hot Products

Gain credibility and maximize your exposure!

The Compoundings magazine Hot Products section is a popular industry showcase for new products and industry innovations. This advertorial section is highly effective in communicating the reasons why industry leaders should be doing business with you.

Compoundings magazine helps you leverage your investment by including the following benefits with your advertising package:

  • Professional editing and graphic design
  • Reaches a readership of industry decision-makers
  • Publication in the online digital edition with web link

Note: Hot Products content is due three business days prior to the issue’s art due date.

 

Compoundings is ILMA's primary communication tool. Through its monthly distribution, the magazine informs members about trends in the lubricants industry and provides a venue where members can become known through advertising,
columns and articles.

2021 RATES & SPECS

Ad Size
1–3x
4–8x
9–12x
Outside Back Cover $4,000 $3,800 $3,600
Inside Front Cover $3,800 $3,610 $3,420
Inside Back Cover $3,800 $3,610 $3,420
Full Page $3,200 $3,040 $2,880
1/2-Page Horizontal $2,200 $2,090 $1,980
1/4 Page $1,200 $1,140 $1,080
1/4 Classified Ad $800    
3-Page Foldout Pricing available upon request.
2-Page Spread Pricing available upon request.
Hot Products Special Section $2,400  Spread
$1,650 
— Full Page
Bellyband Pricing available upon request.

All prices are net. There are no agency discounts. Non-member companies must pay in advance.

Position
W x H

Full-Page Bleed

8.75" x 11.25"

Full-Page Trim

8.5" x 11"

1/2-Page Horizontal

6.75" x 4.75"

1/4 Page

3.25" x 4.75"

3-Page Foldout Bleed

17" x 11.25" plus 8.75" x 11.25"

2-Page Spread Bleed

17.5" x 11.25"

Bellyband Specs

Total Size: 18.375 x 5 (plus .125" bleed)

Left Flap: 5.5
Front: 8.5
Right Flap: 4“ (with .5“ overlay)

Hot Products Specs

Spread: $2,400
  • Full-page ad (includes bleed). 8.75" x 11.25"
  • A high-res photo. 6.75" x 4.75". 300 dpi
  • Company overview. 280 words
  • Company website
Full Page: $1,650
  • Half-page ad. 6.75" x 4.75"
  • Company overview. 280 words
  • Company website

GENERAL REQUIREMENTS AND FORMATS

  • 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.
  • Materials should be submitted without crop marks, but full-page ads should include the required 1/8" bleed.
  • All fonts used must be embedded in the PDF file.
  • Using the bold, italic or other style keys is not encouraged. Please use the bold or italic version of the font. (For example, instead of making Adobe® Garamond bold with the style key, use the actual font for Adobe® Garamond Bold.)
  • Flatten all layers and set transparency to highest setting.
  • Ads must be suitable to print as-is. ILMA is not responsible for any errors in content.
  • PLEASE NOTE: Materials that do not meet the stated advertising specifications will be rejected.
  • Necessary alterations are the responsibility of and at the expense of the advertiser. All materials must be submitted in accordance with the published deadlines and meet the criteria stated in the advertising policy.

 

PRODUCTION CONTACT

sendmyad@theygsgroup.com

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

 

GENERAL REQUIREMENTS AND FORMATS

  • 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.
  • Materials should be submitted without crop marks, but full-page ads should include the required 1/8" bleed.
  • All fonts used must be embedded in the PDF file.
  • Using the bold, italic or other style keys is not encouraged. Please use the bold or italic version of the font. (For example, instead of making Adobe® Garamond bold with the style key, use the actual font for Adobe® Garamond Bold.)
  • Flatten all layers and set transparency to highest setting.
  • Ads must be suitable to print as-is. ILMA is not responsible for any errors in content.
  • PLEASE NOTE: Materials that do not meet the stated advertising specifications will be rejected.
  • Necessary alterations are the responsibility of and at the expense of the advertiser. All materials must be submitted in accordance with the published deadlines and meet the criteria stated in the advertising policy.

 

PRODUCTION CONTACT

sendmyad@theYGSgroup.com

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