PCD&F Media Kit / Advertising Information

Media Kit


UPMG is dedicated to providing electronics industry designers, fabricators, assemblers and suppliers with the news, insights and best practices to keep them in tune with today's electronics industry trends. Through our magazine, websites, email newsletter, and social media networks, UPMGoffers professionals real solutions tostaying on top of the fast-moving industry and provides a platform where buyers and sellers can connect and engage.


UPMG focuses on these core constituencies, which substantively overlap: printed circuit board designers, fabricators, assemblers, and their suppliers. Their sizes range from small to mid-size regional companies to the largest multinational electronics companies in the world. Our readers are corporate managers and executives, engineers and engineering managers. OUR INTEGRATED AUDIENCE Tap into the right mix of UPMG’s influential media platforms to reach our target audience of strategic decision-makers. They are industry leaders: Decision-makers with the authority to recommend or buy your products and services. Overall, UP Media Group reaches more than 280,000 industry professionals annually through all our print, digital, trade showsand other media.



PCD&F/CIRCUITS ASSEMBLY is the 36-year-old industry bible ofprint magazine. For 2019, we have a print frequency of 12 times a year, by far the most of any English-language industry publication. Each issue is distributed in print and digital editions.


The PCB UPdate newsletter delivers fresh news and technical content to thousands of readers worldwide on a thrice-weekly basis, with a "stop-what-you're-doing-and-read-this-now" value proposition. They offer the best opportunity to put your brand or solution in front of key buyers on ahigh frequency basis.


Leverage UPMG’s highly responsive, mobile-friendly websites, pcdandf.com and circuitsassembly.com, to put your solutions in front of the key industry buyers you want to reach. Placing an ad on the UPMG sites gains you exposure to tens of thousands of the qualified engineers and executives you need to reach. The site has a variety of different locations to meet your needs. All ad positions include detailed analytics on reader engagement.


Reach tends of thousands of engineers online via our social media vehicles: Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn or our podcast series, PCB Chat.


UPMG’s awards programs are the most prestigious in the electronics design and manufacturing industry. They include the annual Service Excellence Awards which since 1991 has recognized the top EMS companies and electronics assembly suppliers and it the only such program based on actual feedback from one’s customers.

The NPI Awards, which debuted in 2008, recognizes the leading new products for electronics assembly and fabrication during the past 12 months. The annual awards are selected by an independent panel of practicing industry engineers, and are presented during the IPC Apex Expo trade show.


PCD&F’s list of 30,000 subscribers includes: 63% PCB/PWB design, PCB layout, circuit system design, packaging design, PWB electrical engineering, and systems design and/or electrical engineering; 20% corporate management and engineering management; 8% PCB production, manufacturing and process engineering; and 9% engineering support, quality assurance/control, quality engineering, PWB testing, research and development, or other related areas.

For a PDF of the 2019 PCD&F media kit, click here.

For a PDF of the 2019 editorial calender, click here.

For a PDF of the 2020 PCD&F media kit, click here.

For a PDF of the 2020 editorial calender, click here.

For more information on advertising with PCD&F in print, online, or in the PCB UPdate e-newsletter, please contact:

Brooke Anglin
Senior Sales Associate
p: 404-316-9018
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