PRINT

50,000

Print subscribers excluding digital edition

SUBSCRIBER AGE

One year old or less 30,149 60%
Two years old 14,294 29%
Three years old 5,557 11%

EMPLOYEES

1000+ 8,141 29%
500 - 999 1,714 6%
250 - 499 2,507 9%
100 - 249 3,252 11%
1 - 99 12,743 45%

Based on responses from 57% of subscribers

MANAGEMENT LEVELS

Question:Do you hold a management-level position?

I hold a management-level position with responsibility for one plant location 7,412 53%
I hold a management-level position with responsibility for multiple plant locations. 3,048 22%
No 3,516 25%

Based on responses from 28% of subscribers

AUTOMATION TYPES

Discrete manufacturing/factory automation 13,222 48%
Continuous processing 10,119 37%
Batch/hybrid processing 5,608 20%

Based on responses from 55% of subscribers

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

JOB DUTIES

Engineering 23,423 57%
Operations 19,428 47%
Information technology 8,110 20%
Integration or consulting 7,728 19%
Procurement 7,627 19%

Based on responses from 82% 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 6,218 25%
We currently use or plan to use systems integration services 8,017 33%
None of the above 10,335 42%

Based on responses from 49% of subscribers

INDUSTRIES

DISCRETE

Metals, primary and fabricated 4,311 10%
All Other Machinery (including material handling and conveying) 2,851 7%
Automotive, truck, rail and marine transportation 2,456 6%
Packaging, Printing, & Converting Machinery 1,886 4%
Off-highway equip: Construction, agriculture, mining, etc. 1,450 3%
Medical equipment and devices 1,176 3%
Instrumentation, control, and measurement products 1,053 3%
Aerospace, aircraft and defense products 1,000 2%
Computers and related equipment, electronics, and semiconductors 942 2%

CONTINUOUS

Water and wastewater 3,198 8%
Oil and gas including LNG 2,700 6%
Electrical Utilities/Power Generation including transmission and distribution equipment 2,348 6%
Chemical 2,222 5%
Paper, Wood and Allied products 815 2%

BATCH/HYBRID

Food and Beverage 5,427 13%
Consumer Packaged Goods (Everything other than Food/Beverage) 1,501 4%
Plastics and rubber products 916 2%
Life Sciences 876 2%

Based on responses from 82% of subscribers

SOURCE

Direct request 40,733 81%
Active Audience* 9,267 19%

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

DIGITAL

3,780


Total digital edition subscribers

MONTHLY DISTRIBUTION


April 2019

54,000

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54,000

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54,000

August 2019

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September 2019

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October 2019

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November 2019

54,000

December 2019

54,000

January 2020

50,000

February 2020

50,000

March 2020

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