Winter, Empowering Employees
Spring, Trade Show Best Practices
Summer, Customer Surveys
Fall, SMI Metal Engineering Expo
Advertisers interested in contributing technical articles are encouraged to contact the editor by e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org or phone at (630) 495-8588.
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Each issue of Springs includes a section of articles that focus, in-depth, on a specific topic of interest to springmakers. Articles are written by springmakers, researchers, suppliers, government experts, market analysts and others, each giving his or her unique perspective on the theme subject matter and how it relates to spring manufacturing.
You are invited to submit a bylined article relating to your area of expertise in the spring industry. Articles should be original, educational and non-promotional, including relevant charts and graphics. Authors may present one or more of the following: technological developments, research, case studies, applications, "how-tos," etc. Such articles provide useful information to the reader, as well as enhance your reputation and exposure in the spring industry. Articles should be at least 1,200 words in length. ***
In-depth articles interviewing industry professionals on a specific topic, usually relating to the issue theme. Please inform the editor of your interest in participating in an interview.
New Products, Global Highlights and People in the News
Advertisers get priority placement of their product, company, personnel and events announcements in all Springs departments. News releases should be roughly 50 to 100 words and may be accompanied by color photos (electronic or prints).
For more information about enhancing your program with editorial coverage in Springs, please contact the editor, Gary McCoy, email@example.com.
Issuance and Closing Dates:
| Nov. 1
|| Nov. 15
|| Feb. 1
|| Feb. 15
|| May 1
|| May 15
|| Aug. 1
|| Aug. 15
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In addition to our regular circulation, Springs is circulated at all the major trade shows, giving advertisers even more exposure to their customers.
In Between Trade Shows
Advertising in Springs is the best way to keep customers thinking about your company and inform them of your products and services throughout the year.
Established by the Spring Manufacturers Institute (SMI) in 1962, Springs is a quarterly magazine published specifically for the precision mechanical spring industry worldwide - unique in concept, content and circulation.
Addressed primarily to upper and middle managers, Springs is read by an audience of 9,688 spring industry professionals (as of 8/29/07) in the following countries:
|| South Africa
|| United Kingdom
|| Hong Kong
|| United States of America
|| Costa Rica
|| The Netherlands
|| New Zealand
| British Isles