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Resource Book

The ISTA Resource Book contains all of the ISTA Test Procedures along with the Guidelines for their selection and use. This “must have” tool also includes complete contact information for all of ISTA’s Certified Laboratories. Only members receive the ISTA Resource Book free of charge. Non-members may purchase the Resource Book by visiting our E-Market.

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ista views

This high-quality digital publication is a reliable source of transport packaging news and information that keeps packaging professionals informed, involved and connected to the industry. ista views contains technical articles, member and industry news, and regular features such as Technical Updates, Certified Packaging Laboratory Professional news and Welcome to our New Members.

Digital format provides enhanced opportunities for advertisers including:
- Interactive full hyperlinks to advertiser's website URL; additional fee
- Multimedia file insertion; additional fee o Interactive ads engage readers' interest
- Online archive of ista views extends the shelf life of an ad indefinitely

Published 4 times each calendar year. February, July, September, December

Circulation 5,500+. Four color and B/W ads available.

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Advertising Specifications

Accepted formats: PDF, EPS, TIFF, or a Postscript file. Files should be 300 dpi, CMYK with fonts and images embedded. Any placed images should be at 100%, 300 dpi, and CMYK. Please DO NOT submit native application files such as Quark, Illustrator, etc. Illustrator EPS files are acceptable if fonts are outlined and all images are embedded at 300 dpi. A 4-color proof is strongly recommended with digital submissions.

Production Charges: Any requested production work, including ad copy/photo changes will be charged to the advertiser in addition to the regular space rate. Advertising Policy: Every effort will be made to accommodate the advertisers request for positioning and placement in all advertising mediums. The policy of first right of refusal will apply to all premium ad placements.

Ad materials should be sent to:

ISTA Headquarters
Attn: Kathy Joneson

1400 Abbot Road, Suite 160, East Lansing, MI 48823-1900
517.333.3813 fax