Expert Coverage. Must-Read Content. Exclusive McCormick Place Distribution.

Redesigned to grab the attention of attendees and allow us to share additional content, we changed the look and feel of the ShowDaily in 2016. The ShowDaily remains the perfect venue for announcing new products, special promotions or inviting visitors to stop by your booth. The ShowDaily is written by the respected editors of Modern Machine Shop, Production Machining, MoldMaking Technology and Automotive Design & Production.

Effective Distribution

Available to 100,000+ IMTS Visitors

  • Hand distribution at every visitor entry/exit point at McCormick Place
  • Extended hours of on-site distribution
  • Each day 2,500 copies hand distributed at key IMTS Shuttle Stops

2018 Distribution Schedule

  • Issue 1 - Monday : September 10, 2018
  • Issue 2 - Tuesday : September 11, 2018
  • Issue 3 - Wednesday : September 12, 2018
  • Issue 4 - Thursday : September 13, 2018
  • Issue 5 - Friday / Saturday : September 14-15, 2018

Advertising Rates

(4-Color)

  • Two-Page Spread — $20,150
  • Full Page Ad — $11,600
  • Island Ad — $8,850
  • Half-Page Ad — $6,950
  • Quarter-Page Ad — $5,300
  • Sixth-Page Ad — $5,000
  • Eighth-Page Ad — $4,350
  • Bulletin Board Ad (per issue) — $400

Premium Ads

(4-Color)

  • Front Cover Banner — $15,750
  • Back Cover — $15,200
  • Inside Front Cover — $14,200

Specifications:

  • Full Page Ad

    • Bleed: 10.75" W x 14.25" H
      (273 mm x 362 mm)
    • Trim: 10.25" W x 13.75" H
      (260 mm x 349 mm)
    • Live: 9.5" W x 13" H
      (241 mm x 330 mm)
  • Island Ad

    • 6.5" W x 9" H
      (165 mm x 229 mm)
  • Half-Page Ad

    • Horizontal: 9.5" W x 5.875" H
      (241 mm x 149 mm)
    • Vertical: 4.625" W x 12" H
      (117 mm x 304 mm)
  • Quarter- Page Ad

    • Vertical: 4.625" W x 5.875" H
      (117 mm x 149 mm)
    • Horizontal: 9.5" W x 2.875" H
      (241 mm x 73 mm)
  • Sixth-Page Ad

    • 4.625" W x 3.875" H
      (117 mm x 98 mm)
  • Eigth-Page Ad

    • 2.1875" W x 5.875" H
      (55 mm x 149 mm)
  • Bulletin Board Ad

    • 2.1875" W x 2" H
      (55 mm x 51 mm)

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Important Dates

Cover Ads Closing Date Closing Date Materials Date
May 4, 2018 July 27, 2018 August 10, 2018

IMTS Discount Structure

Cost-effective media designed to maximize your IMTS sales

Receive discounts when you place qualifying ads in multiple Official Show Products.

A minimum investment of $2,500 gross in a product is required to qualify toward the discount.

Show Products Discount Received
6  Show Products 25%  Discount
5  Show Products 20%  Discount
4  Show Products 15%  Discount
3  Show Products 10%  Discount
2  Show Products 5%  Discount

Questions?
For a quote on a custom IMTS package program, contact your Gardner Business Media Sales Representative or Advertising Manager Bill Caldwell by email at billc@gardnerweb.com or by phone at 888-527-8826.