PRINT

50,000

Print subscribers excluding digital edition

SUBSCRIBER AGE

One year old or less 35,930 61%
Two years old 11,056 23%
Three years old 3,014 16%

EMPLOYEES

1000+ 6,929 28%
500 - 999 1,470 6%
250 - 499 2,123 9%
100 - 249 2,801 11%
1 - 99 10,991 45%

Based on responses from 49% of subscribers

MANAGEMENT LEVELS

Question:Do you hold a management-level position?

I hold a management-level position with responsibility for one plant location 4,606 49%
I hold a management-level position with responsibility for multiple plant locations. 2,176 23%
No 2,542 27%

Based on responses from 19% of subscribers

AUTOMATION TYPES

Discrete manufacturing/factory automation 11,725 50%
Continuous processing 8,810 37%
Batch/hybrid processing 4,929 21%

Based on responses from 47% of subscribers

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

JOB DUTIES

Engineering 21,954 58%
Operations 17,766 47%
Information technology 7,117 19%
Integration or consulting 6,744 18%
Procurement 6,548 17%

Based on responses from 76% 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 5,533 27%
We currently use or plan to use systems integration services 6,992 33%
None of the above 8,308 40%

Based on responses from 42% of subscribers

INDUSTRIES

DISCRETE

Metals, primary and fabricated 4,225 11%
All Other Machinery (including material handling and conveying) 2,969 8%
Automotive, truck, rail and marine transportation 2,368 6%
Packaging, Printing, & Converting Machinery 2,003 5%
Off-highway equip: Construction, agriculture, mining, etc. 1,324 3%
Medical equipment and devices 1,109 3%
Instrumentation, control, and measurement products 1,027 3%
Aerospace, aircraft and defense products 964 3%
Computers and related equipment, electronics, and semiconductors 908 2%

CONTINUOUS

Water and wastewater 2,869 8%
Oil and gas including LNG 2,356 6%
Electrical Utilities/Power Generation including transmission and distribution equipment 2,107 6%
Chemical 1,969 5%
Paper, Wood and Allied products 730 2%

BATCH/HYBRID

Food and Beverage 4,517 12%
Consumer Packaged Goods (Everything other than Food/Beverage) 1,406 4%
Plastics and rubber products 865 2%
Life Sciences 759 2%

Based on responses from 76% of subscribers

SOURCE

Direct request 37,784 76%
Active Audience* 12,216 24%

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

DIGITAL

3,592


Total digital edition subscribers

MONTHLY DISTRIBUTION


June 2019

54,000

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54,000

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54,000

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54,000

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54,000

December 2019

54,000

January 2020

50,000

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