Editorial Calendar

JANUARY/FEBRUARY

Ad Closing Date Materials Due Publication Date
Jan. 4, 2019 Jan. 14, 2019 Feb. 1, 2019
Topics Bonus Distribution
2019 Buyers Guide Issue
• Focus: Pad Printing Technology
• Surface Treatment Options for Inks and Coatings
• Assembly: Metal-Resin Bonding Technology
• Battling Product Counterfeiting with Decorating
• ANTEC 2019
• BIG IDEAS for UV+EB Technology Conference (formerly UV+EB West)
• InPrint 2019

APRIL/MAY

Ad Closing Date Materials Due Publication Date
April 1, 2019 April 10, 2019 May 1, 2019
Topics Bonus Distribution
• Binding – Focus on Folding and Scoring
• Finishing – Focus on UV Coatings and Film Lamination
• FSEA Gold Leaf Award Winners
• Breaking Down Metallic Embellishment Choices (Digital,
Cold, Hot)
• New Technologies for Quality Control in the Bindery
• Loose Leaf Application Highlight
• HBA Global Expo
• SPE Decorating & Assembly Topical Conference (TopCon)

JULY/AUGUST

Ad Closing Date Materials Due Publication Date
July 1, 2019 July 15, 2019 Aug. 1, 2019
Topics Bonus Distribution
• Focus: Digital Direct-to-Part Decorating
• PRINTING United 2019 Preview
• LED and Electron Beam Curing of Inks on Plastics
• Assembly: Surface Treatments for Hard-to-Bond Plastics
• Q&A on Screen Printing
• PRINTING United (formerly SGIA Expo)
• PACK EXPO International

OCTOBER/NOVEMBER

Ad Closing Date Materials Due Publication Date
Oct. 1, 2019 Oct. 14, 2019 Nov. 1, 2019
Topics Bonus Distribution
• Focus: In-Mold Decorating and Labeling
• High-Pressure Forming for Decorative Parts (IML)
• In-Mold Decorating Association Awards
• Assembly: Predicting Weld Quality with Melt-Layer Thickness
• Enhancements for 3D-Printed Parts