About Us

Heartland Industrial Group, a division of Heartland Communications Group, Inc. has been serving in the industry for more than 32 years,building a print & digital distribution of the most active buyers and sellers in the metal cutting and fabricating industry worldwide. In addition to our targeted circulation, our publications receive excellent bonus distribution at many major trade shows, auctions and conventions annually.

The Industrial Group publications provide you with a comprehensive resource utilized by the industry to find the new and used equipment and services they need. Quality full-color glossy presentation of your marketing message affords Industrial Machine Trader advertisers to have appealing marketing programs that fit within most budgets. Industrial Machine Trader is positioned to take your company into the future by offering the most cost-effective medium for reaching your market. The combination and flexibility of print and internet exposure are effectively packaged while economically priced.

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Since 1983, Industrial Machine Trader has been producing weekly publications, serving the industrial industry with targeted, cost effective advertising solutions for 34 years, and remains the most effective resource available to the industry. Industrial Machine Trader is the only weekly advertising periodical published for the metalworking industry.

Fabricators Hot Line is designed to keep fabricating professionals current on new, used and reconditioned fabricating machinery, equipment, materials for sale, parts, tooling, supplies, auctions & services. Readers will enjoy searching equipment such as: hydraulic presses, press brakes, shears, welding machines, laser and water jet cutting equipment. They read Fabricators Hotline for one reason and one reason only - to find out about the latest equipment buying opportunities.

Industrial Machine Trader's Midwest Regional is the midwest’s source for linking active buyers and sellers of new and used industrial machinery. The Midwest Region of the United States is the heartbeat of the manufacturing industry. Industrial Machine Trader's Midwest Reginal targets those states (Michigan, Illinois, Indiana, Missouri, Ohio, Wisconsin, Minnesota and Iowa).

Industrial Machine Trader's Manufacturers Showcase is the national marketplace for new metalworking machinery, parts, tooling, supplies and services. Industrial Machine Trader's Manufacturer’s Showcase reaches the purchasing decision makes in job shops, end-users and manufacturing plants. What sets us apart from other magazines? Our circulation includes: automotive, aerospace, medical, appliance, agricultural, and construction (& includes all industries involved in metal - readers / buyers).

MyEquipAuctions.com is a WEEKLY digital publication designed to help readers locate farming, construction, and industrial auctions on a regional or national basis.