PRINT

54,000

Print subscribers excluding digital edition

SUBSCRIBER AGE

One year old or less 35,274 65%
Two years old 9,447 17%
Three years old 8,589 16%
More than 3 years old 690 1%

EMPLOYEES

1000+ 10,020 29%
500 - 999 2,102 6%
250 - 499 3,036 9%
100 - 249 3,811 11%
1 - 99 14,986 44%

Based on responses from 63% of subscribers

MANAGEMENT LEVELS

Question:Do you hold a management-level position?

I hold a management-level position with responsibility for one plant location 15,363 57%
I hold a management-level position with responsibility for multiple plant locations. 5,797 21%
No 6,017 22%

Based on responses from 51% of subscribers

AUTOMATION TYPES

Discrete manufacturing/factory automation 15,683 47%
Continuous processing 12,021 36%
Batch/hybrid processing 6,656 20%

Based on responses from 623% of subscribers

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

JOB DUTIES

Engineering 24,729 54%
Operations 23,132 50%
Information technology 8,244 18%
Procurement 7,829 17%
Integration or consulting 7,707 17%

Based on responses from 85% 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 7,436 25%
We currently use or plan to use systems integration services 9,606 32%
None of the above 12,852 43%

Based on responses from 56% of subscribers

INDUSTRIES

DISCRETE

Metals, primary and fabricated 4,381 10%
All Other Machinery (including material handling and conveying) 2,942 6%
Automotive, truck, rail and marine transportation 2,685 6%
Packaging, Printing, & Converting Machinery 1,879 4%
Off-highway equip: Const, agric, mining, etc. 1,604 3%
Medical equipment and devices 1,486 3%
Instrumentation, control, and measurement products 1,206 3%
Aerospace, aircraft and defense products 1,133 2%
Computers and related equipment, electronics, and semiconductors 1,034 2%

CONTINUOUS

Water and wastewater 3,524 8%
Oil and gas including LNG 3,117 7%
Chemical 2,668 6%
Electrical Utilities/Power Generation including transmission and distribution equipment 2,585 6%
Paper, Wood and Allied products 897 2%

BATCH/HYBRID

Food and Beverage 6,220 13%
Consumer Packaged Goods (Everything other than Food/Beverage) 1,677 4%
Life Sciences 1,261 3%
Plastics and rubber products 950 2%

Based on responses from 85% of subscribers

SOURCE

Direct request 45,573 84%
Active Audience* 8,427 16%

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

DIGITAL

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Total digital edition subscribers

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