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COLE Publishing

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COLE Publishing, established in 1979 in the heart of Wisconsin's Northwoods, has grown to become North America's largest publisher of print and digital magazines and trade shows serving the water and wastewater industries. Our pride and success stem from the personal relationships we've forged and maintained during more than 40 years of working with our loyal friends and colleagues in the business.

Water and Wastewater Titles

Cleaner serves owners and managers of residential and commercial drain and sewer maintenance, cleaning and repair businesses, along with industrial high-pressure cleaning contractors.
Dig Different serves professionals involved in traditional excavation, vacuum excavation, trenching, directional drilling and boring, bursting and tunneling, using the most innovative technology.
Inflow & Infiltration Solutions and Equipment (I&I) is a quarterly supplement to Municipal Sewer & Water focusing exclusively on one of the most prominent issues municipal wastewater utilities are facing: inflow and infiltration. Content is aimed at providing solutions for collections system managers.
Municipal Sewer & Water (MSW) serves municipal decision-makers, sewer and water directors, technicians and private water and wastewater contractors who install, inspect, maintain and rehabilitate sewer, water and stormwater infrastructures.
Onsite Installer serves those who design, manufacture, engineer and install septic systems and other onsite wastewater treatment systems for both residential and commercial onsite wastewater treatment applications.
Plumber exclusively serves residential and commercial plumbing contractors, franchisees and supply houses providing services or supplies for everything from repair work and pipe rehabilitation to water conditioning and new construction.
Portable Restroom Operator (PRO) serves owners, managers and contractors of businesses that rent and service portable restrooms, luxury restroom trailers and mobile hand-wash stations and that offer other temporary sanitation and waste-disposal needs.
Pumper serves contractors and owners and managers of businesses that maintain and install residential and commercial septic systems, rent and service portable restrooms, and provide industrial vacuum service.
Pumper E-Trader helps professionals find new and used trucks and equipment.
Treatment Plant Operator (TPO) serves licensed operators, managers and superintendents at municipal wastewater and water treatment facilities across North America.

Outdoors and Enthusiast Titles

Archery Business is "the voice of the archery industry," with a primary Mission to educate and inform archery retailers.
Bait & Tackle Business is revolutionizing the B2B market with critical information focused on giving fishing industry retailers an authentic, competitive edge.
Bowhunting World informs and entertains bowhunters and potential bowhunters with articles and photography emphasizing equipment, how-tos, personality, nature/conservation and adventure.
Grand View Outdoors is the guide to hunting, fishing, shooting and all things outdoors from the experts at Whitetail Journal, Predator Xtreme and Bowhunting World magazines.
Hunting Retailer provides hunting-industry retailers an authentic, competitive edge.
Predator Xtreme leads the pack when it comes to predator-hunting info. No other magazine provides the same level of consistent, in-depth content on calling predators, predator biology and how-to information.
Rare Car Network (formerly ReinCarNation) covers the world of vintage race cars, replicas and unique classics with an emphasis on the brazen souls who build, maintain and drive them.
Recreational Retailer takes a comprehensive, seasonal approach to gear, clothing, equipment and accessories for the outdoor retail marketplace. Every quarter, we share best business practices, new products and important industry news with store owners and managers prior to the upcoming season.
Shooting Sports Retailer offers news and information that help retailers increase profits, see what the market wants and stock the latest products in the increasingly dynamic shooting sports industry.
Tactical Retailer is the first brand of its kind to serve as the primary source of news and information for businesses that cater to the modern tactical firearms consumer.
Whitetail Journal is dedicated to informing and entertaining readers who hunt the most sought-after big-game animal in North America — the whitetail deer. We use science-based research and in-the-field experience to give hunters all the tips and tactics needed to bag a buck with a bow, rifle, muzzleloader or crossbow.

Events

Hunting Retailer Show is exclusively for retailers of hunting-related gear.
Wastewater Equipment (WEQ) Fair features outdoor, live demonstrations and operational equipment for contractors in the water and wastewater industries.

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  • Physical Mailing Address
    COLE Publishing
    1720 Maple Lake Dam Road
    Three Lakes, WI 54562
  • USPS Mailing Address
    COLE Publishing
    PO Box 220
    Three Lakes, WI 54562
  • Phone
    Toll Free: 800-257-7222
    International: 715-546-3346
    Fax: 715-546-3786

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