2018 PCT Editorial Calendar

January

Issue Emphasis

  • PCT/NPMA Pest Control Employee Recruitment Survey
  • What's New for 2018?
  • Termite Market Update
  • Pheromones & Traps

Supplement

Mergers & Acquisitions Supplement

Closing Date

December 5

Material Due

December 8


February

Issue Emphasis

  • Annual Termite Control Issue
  • Termite News & Notes
  • Legislative Report: What's New in Washington?
  • Wood-Destroying Beetle Case Studies

Bonus Distribution

NPMA Legislative Day

Supplement

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

Closing Date

January 5

Material Due

January 10

March

Issue Emphasis

  • New Termite Technologies
  • Reducing Ant Callbacks
  • Spring Means Perimeter Pest Control
  • Can Bed Bug Control Be Green?

Supplement

  • Bed Bug Supplement

Closing Date

February 2

Material Due

February 7

April

Issue Emphasis

  • Annual Ant Control Issue
  • Ant Product Guide
  • Bird Control Product Guide
  • Mosquitoes in the News: What You Need to Know

Bonus Distribution

UPFDA Spring Conference

Supplement

Mosquito Control Supplement

UPFDA Anniversary Supplement

 

Closing Date

March 2

Material Due

March 8

May

Issue Emphasis

  • PCT Top 100 List
  • Fleet Management/Technology
  • How PMPs are Using Technology to Increase Revenues
  • Carpenter Ant Control

Supplement

New Technology Supplement

Closing Date

April 3

Material Due

April 9

June

Issue Emphasis

  • Annual Fly Control Issue
  • Flies as Public Health Pests
  • Keys to Pest Exclusion
  • Defending the Dorm: Bed Bugs Go to College

Bonus Distribution

NPMA Academy

Supplement

Bed Bug Supplement

Closing Date

May 4

Material Due

May 9

July

Issue Emphasis

  • Annual Cockroach Control Issue
  • Pests of Commercial Kitchens
  • Back to Basics: Flea Control
  • Mosquitoes on the Move: Treating for New Species

Supplement

  • Mosquito Control Supplement

Closing Date

June 5

Material Due

June 8

August

Issue Emphasis

  • Annual Rodent Control Issue
  • Selling Stinging Insects Services
  • Pest Control in Sensitive Environments
  • Top Spider Management Tips

Closing Date

July 6

Material Due

July 11

September

Issue Emphasis

  • Urban Wildlife Control
  • You Saw What Where? Nuisance Wildlife Case Studies
  • Of Special Concern: Bed Bugs in Senior Living Facilities
  • Technician Safety Tips

Supplement

  • Bed Bug Supplement

Closing Date

August 3

Material Due

August 8

October

Issue Emphasis

  • NPMA PestWorld Convention Issue
  • Fumigation Update
  • Taking Care of Equipment
  • Formulation Innovations

Bonus Distribution

NPMA PestWorld

Supplement

PCT Convention Extra

Closing Date

September 4

Material Due

September 7

November

Issue Emphasis

  • What's Next for Invasive Pests?
  • Tips & Tricks: Inspection Tools
  • IPM: Techniques and Tools
  • New Ideas for Add-On Services

Closing Date

October 3

Material Due

October 8

December

Issue Emphasis

  • NPMA PestWorld Report
  • Technician of the Year Awards
  • Bed Bug Litigation Update: Why Contract Details Matter
  • Slow Season = Time for Training?

Bonus Distribution

Purdue Conference

Supplement

Bed Bug Supplement

Closing Date

November 2

Material Due

November 9

PCT Magazine Media Kit