PRINT

54,000

Print subscribers excluding digital edition

SUBSCRIBER AGE

One year old or less 29,249 54%
Two years old 14,602 27%
Three years old 8,110 15%
More than 3 years old 2,039 4%

EMPLOYEES

1000+ 9,380 29%
500 - 999 1,953 6%
250 - 499 2,841 9%
100 - 249 3,570 11%
1 - 99 14,091 44%

Based on responses from 59% of subscribers

MANAGEMENT LEVELS

Question:Do you hold a management-level position?

I hold a management-level position with responsibility for one plant location 14,258 56%
I hold a management-level position with responsibility for multiple plant locations. 5,482 22%
No 5,653 22%

Based on responses from 47% of subscribers

AUTOMATION TYPES

Discrete manufacturing/factory automation 14,755 47%
Continuous processing 11,356 36%
Batch/hybrid processing 6,247 20%

Based on responses from 58% of subscribers

Individuals may select more than one answer, so totals may be greater than 100% of subscribers.

JOB DUTIES

Engineering 24,351 54%
Operations 23,250 51%
Information technology 7,862 17%
Procurement 7,456 16%
Integration or consulting 7,362 16%

Based on responses from 84% of subscribers

Individuals may select more than one answer, so totals may be greater than 100% of subscribers.

SYSTEM INTEGRATORS

We perform systems integration services for others 6,866 25%
We currently use or plan to use systems integration services 9,067 32%
None of the above 11,961 43%

Based on responses from 52% of subscribers

INDUSTRIES

DISCRETE

Metals, primary and fabricated 4,230 9%
All Other Machinery (including material handling and conveying) 2,962 7%
Automotive, truck, rail and marine transportation 2,574 6%
Packaging, Printing, & Converting Machinery 2,061 5%
Off-highway equip: Construction, agriculture, mining, etc. 1,529 3%
Medical equipment and devices 1,283 3%
Aerospace, aircraft and defense products 1,089 2%
Instrumentation, control, and measurement products 1,080 2%
Computers and related equipment, electronics, and semiconductors 969 2%

CONTINUOUS

Water and wastewater 3,427 8%
Oil and gas including LNG 2,962 7%
Chemical 2,501 5%
Electrical Utilities/Power Generation including transmission and distribution equipment 2,497 5%
Paper, Wood and Allied products 858 2%

BATCH/HYBRID

Food and Beverage 6,156 14%
Consumer Packaged Goods (Everything other than Food/Beverage) 1,868 4%
Life Sciences 1,068 2%
Plastics and rubber products 911 2%

Based on responses from 84% of subscribers

SOURCE

Direct request 43,531 81%
Active Audience* 10,261 19%

*High-value automation buyers that we’ve identified to pro-actively receive trial subscriptions.

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