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Founded in 1987, Asay Media Network is the publisher of the original Locator Magazine. It was first published in March 1987 to serve the aftermarket in the office machine and business equipment industry. Initially widely accepted, it grew each month for over 10 years. In 1991, the International Locator was added and circulated through the U.S. State Departments of Commerce in over 150 foreign countries, as well as to foreign embassies inside the US and at Table Top Shows around the world. In addition, we exhibited in Mexico, Europe, South America and Canada.
Today, Locator Magazine reaches office machine, supply, business equipment, used office machine and equipment dealers, technicians, service vendors and suppliers in the United States and Puerto Rico. International Digital Editions are published in English and Spanish. The Locator can be used as a regular source of where to find new and used office machines, business equipment, parts and supplies, software and services.
Locator Magazine is an award winning publication. In 1995, Asay Media Network was named one of INC 500's fastest growing companies. Asay was given the Excellence in Business Award by the Missouri Small Business Development Centers and the Joplin City Council also named them Industry of the Month.
Who We Serve
Manufacturers, Wholesalers, Distributors, Brokers, Dealers, Retailers, Service Companies, Financing, Leasing, Importers/Exporters
Production Specifications
Locator Magazine is produced entirely online. There are four (4) columns in the Display area and three (3) columns in the Classified Section. Actual image size of a full-page ad is 7.5" x 9.75" to allow for page number. If a bleed is desired, the size of the ad should be 8.5" x 11" (this includes a 1/4" (0.125) bleed). Ad content, however, should be contained within the 7.5" x 9.75" image area.
Ad copy can be typeset by the publisher, or the advertiser may furnish camera-ready material in the form of a PDF, Tiff, EPS, JPEG. Ads or photos supplied as camera-ready need to be 300 DPI.
Email Newsletters: Scheduled to go sitewide at the "Top of the Month" and weekly during the month
Contact List Contacts
Locator Magazine   3,588
Ombe.com Newsletter   998
The Copier Network   2,905
The Printer Network   1,754
The Recyclers Network   1,209
Summary   10,434
Locator Magazine Online Readership:
January 1 - June 30, 2018

2018 Online Readership
DISPLAY ADVERTISING - Locator Digital Edition
TYPE OF AD:1x or 2x3x6x12x
Front Inside Spread$3,267 $3,136$3,006$2,866
Front Inside Cover$2,183$2,095$2,007$1,915
Back Inside Spread$2,942$2,824$2,707$2,581
Back Inside Cover$1,969$1,891$1,812$1,728
Back Cover$2,072$1,990$1,907$1,819
Front Strip Ad (2.375x2.375) color included, 1/2 page required.....$397
Front Bottom (7x5.3) color included, 1/2 page required.....$1,360
TYPE OF AD:1x or 2x3x6x12x
2 Page Center Spread$2,880$2,769$2,648$2,529
2 Full Pages Facing$2,609$2,505$2,400$2,290
Full Page$1,772$1,701$1,629$1,554
3/4 Page$1,405$1,349$1,292$2,233
1/2 Page (Vert or Horiz)$1,226$1,177$1,127$1,075
1/4 Page (Vert Only)$756$725$695$663
1/8 Page (Horiz Only)$364$349$336$319
1/16 Page$216$207$199$190
SPECIAL AD SECTIONS - Locator Digital Edition
CLASSIFIEDS                          (# MONTHS/SPACE PURCHASED)
TYPE OF AD:1x or 2x3x6x12x
2/3 Page$1,136$1,091$1,045$997
1/3 Page (Vert or Horiz)$703$676$648$617
1/4 Page Horiz$575$551$528$504
1/6 Page (Vert or Horiz)$448$430$412$393
1/9 Page$325$313$300$285
1/12 Page$243$234$224$213
1/24 Page$150$144$137$131
WORD-ONLY ADS: Classified are 86¢ a word ($95 minimum purchase)
WANT TO BUY: Classified word ads are 86¢ a word ($95 minimum purchase)
BOXED DISPLAY SPACE is available in the classified/service directory
The Service Directory in the classified section provides an opportunity to advertise services available to the industry under specific headings. No agency commissions are paid on the service directory ads. Rates include up to 86 words.
    Service Rates:: 3 months ($213), 6 months ($429) or 12 months ($857)
EQUIPMENT LISTINGS - Designed to sell excess equipment and accessories, new and used.
Equipment Listing ads will be linked to listings on Ombe.com
Listing Rates: 15 listings for $61 (minimum) Additional listing(s) $3.44 each

Payments are due on receipt of invoice. A 1.5% monthly service charge will be added to accounts outstanding over 30 days. All advertising orders are non-cancelable upon the publisher's acceptance. Advertisers agree to pay all costs of collection, including reasonable attorney fees.
Display ads require payment with order on the first ad. Credit will be extended after responsibility is shown.
Classified ads, Service Directory ads and Equipment Listings require payment with order.
Customers who have shown responsibility can be billed for Display ads, Classified ads and Service Directory ads. A 5% discount may be taken if payment is received prior to invoicing and all accounts are current with Asay Media Network. No pre-payment discounts will be allowed if paid with a credit card.
Agency Commission
Recognized agencies providing camera-ready copy, meeting the specifications as printed, will receive a 15% agency commission if the invoice is paid within 30 days of publication. No agency commission will be allowed on invoices over 60 days past due. Agency commissions are not paid on Classified ads, Service Directory ads, or Equipment Listings.
May 2018 Issue:   April 27, 2018
June 2018 Issue:   May 29, 2018
July 2018 Issue:   June 27, 2018
August 2018 Issue:   July 27, 2018
September 2018 Issue:   August 28, 2018
October 2018 Issue:   September 27, 2018
November 2018 Issue:   October 27, 2018
December 2018 Issue:   November 27, 2018
January 2019 Issue:   December 27, 2018
February 2019 Issue:   January 27, 2019
March 2019 Issue:   February 24, 2019
April 2019 Issue:   March 28, 2019
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DISPLAY AD SIZES Actual Image Size   W/Bleed (inches)    
Back Cover 7.5 x 8 Tall   (No Bleed Available)
2 Page Center Spread 16.5 x 9.75 Tall   16.75 x 11 Tall
2 Full Pages Facing each 7.5 x 9.75 Tall   8.5 x 11 Tall
One Full Page  7.5 x 9.75 Tall   8.5 x 11 Tall
3/4 Page 7.5 x 7.25 Tall   (No Bleed Available)
1/2 Page Vertical 3.65 x 9.75 Tall   (No Bleed Available)
1/2 Page Horizontal 7.5 x 4.75 Tall   (No Bleed Available)
1/4 Page Vertical 3.65 x 4.75 Tall   (No Bleed Available)
1/8 Page 3.65 x 2.25 Tall   (No Bleed Available)
1/16 Page 3.65 x 1.125 Tall   (No Bleed Available)
Display Ad Sizes
April 2013
DISPLAY AD SIZES Actual Image Size   Bleed    
2/3 Page 7.5 x 6.375 Tall   (No Bleed Available)
1/3 Page Vertical 2.375 x 9.375 Tall   (No Bleed Available)
1/3 Page Horizontal  7.5 x 3 Tall   (No Bleed Available)
1/3 Page 4.934 x 4.625 Tall   (No Bleed Available)
1/4 Page Horizontal 7.5 x 2.25 Tall   (No Bleed Available)
1/6 Page Vertical 2.375 x 4.625 Tall   (No Bleed Available)
1/6 Page Horizontal 4.934 x 2.25 Tall   (No Bleed Available)
1/9 Page 2.375 x 3.125 Tall   (No Bleed Available)
1/12 Page 2.375 x 2.375 Tall   (No Bleed Available)
1/24 Page 2.375 x 1.1875 Tall   (No Bleed Available)
Classified Ad Sizes
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