2017 PCT Editorial Calendar

January

Issue Emphasis

  • PCT/NPMA Pest Control Business Outlook Survey
  • Termite Market Preview
  • What's New for 2017?
  • Inspection & Construction Tools
    SEO & You: Improving Your Rankings

Supplement

Mergers & Acquisitions

Closing Date

December 5

Material Due

December 9


February

Issue Emphasis

  • Annual Termite Control Issue
  • Termite News & Notes
  • Legislative Report: What's New in Washington?
  • Structural Fumigation Update

Bonus Distribution

NPMA Legislative Day

Supplement

Readex Ad Readership/Brand Awareness Study for Full-Page Advertisers

Closing Date

January 6

Material Due

January 11

March

Issue Emphasis

  • New Termite Technologies
  • Reducing Ant Callbacks
  • Risk Management for PMPs
  • Global Summit of Pest Management Services for Public Health and Food Safety

Supplement

  • Bed Bug Supplement

Closing Date

February 3

Material Due

February 9

April

Issue Emphasis

  • Annual Ant Control Issue
  • Ant Product Guide
  • Bird Control Product Guide
  • Profiting From Bird Control
  • Mosquito Business Models: What's Best for Your Firm?

Bonus Distribution

UPFDA Spring Conference

Supplement

Mosquito Control Supplement

Closing Date

March 3

Material Due

March 9

May

Issue Emphasis

  • PCT Top 100 List
  • Effective Managing Ticks
  • Ant Research Update
  • Invasive Pest Species: What's Next?
  • To Five Spider-Proofing Techniques

Supplement

New Technology Supplement

Closing Date

April 4

Material Due

April 10

June

Issue Emphasis

  • Annual Fly Control Issue
  • Small Fly Control: A Niche For Your Business
  • The Latest in Fly Control Technology
  • Bed Bug Billing: Making Accounts Profitable
  • Fall Invaders: Are You Ready?

Bonus Distribution

NPMA Academy

Supplement

Bed Bug Supplement

Closing Date

May 3

Material Due

May 8

July

Issue Emphasis

  • Annual Cockroach Control Issue
  • Roach Control in Multi-Family Housing
  • Flea Control: How to Market To Customers With Pets
  • Food Safety Modernization Act Update

Closing Date

June 5

Material Due

June 9

August

Issue Emphasis

  • Annual Rodent Control Issue
  • Rodent Control Case Studies
  • Science Made Simple: Explaining Pest Problems
  • Stinging Insect Control
  • Mosquito-Borne Diseases: An Overview

Supplement

  • Mosquito Control Supplement

Closing Date

July 7

Material Due

July 12

September

Issue Emphasis

  • Urban Wildlife Control
  • Wild Wildlife Case Studies
  • In the Trenches: Safety Tips For Technicians
  • Bed Bug Behaviors: What They Mean For Control

Supplement

  • Bed Bug Supplement

Closing Date

August 4

Material Due

August 9

October

Issue Emphasis

  • NPMA PestWorld Convention Issue
  • Insecticide Formulations: An Update
  • Identifying Overwintering Pests
  • Beyond Yelp: Managing Your Online Reputation

Bonus Distribution

NPMA PestWorld

Supplement

PCT Convention Extra

Closing Date

September 1

Material Due

September 7

November

Issue Emphasis

  • Planning for 2018L Dos and Don'ts
  • Innovative Training Programs
  • Commercial Pest Management: Tips & Tricks
  • Hiring Help: How and When To Say "Help Wanted"

Supplement

PPMA 20-Year Anniversary Supplement

Closing Date

October 3

Material Due

October 6

December

Issue Emphasis

  • NPMA PestWorld Report
  • Technician of the Year Awards
  • Food Plant Pest Management
  • Bed Bug Resistance: What's Next?

Bonus Distribution

Purdue Conference

Supplement

Bed Bug Supplement

Closing Date

November 3

Material Due

November 9

PCT Magazine Media Kit