CoatingsTech Print Advertising Policies

Premium rates:

  • Second and Third Cover—Add 15%
  • Fourth Cover—Add 25%
  • Guaranteed Placement—Add 10%

PMS colors will be converted to process unless advertiser specifies otherwise. PMS rates quoted upon request.

Commission and cash discount:
Agency commission: 15% allowed to recognized agencies on charges for space, color, and position. No agency commission for insert handling or binding, reprints, or other mechanical charges.

Advertisement policy:
Insertion instructions must be supplied for every advertisement. All copy is subject to the approval of the publisher. Publisher reserves the right to place the word “advertisement” with copy that resembles editorial matter.

Cancellation policy:
No cancellations will be accepted after closing date. Cancellations must be made in writing. Advertisers will be invoiced the full cost of the advertisement for space reserved when no ad materials or instructions are received prior to the materials deadline.

Publication Specifications

Trim Size:    8″ x 10.75″
Bleed Size:    8.25″ x 11″ (includes 1/8″ on 4 sides)
No crop marks are preferred; if included, they must be outside the bleed area.

for print ad rates, contact:

Carolyn Ward, ACA Director of Advertising
704.660.6530  |


Cathy Banks, ACA Production Manager & Senior Graphic Designer
202.719.3693  |