Finishing Magazine

Finishing Magazine is a specialist bi-monthly for the UK's metal finishing and surface treatment community. Since 1947 it has provided decision makers with news, views and debate on all aspects of metal finishing and surface coating. It is read by decision makers within trade finishing houses and production professionals within manufacturers, as well as being distributed to all members of the Surface Engineering Association (SEA).


The editorial team prides itself on being active and involved in the market so it writes from within the industry rather than commenting from the outside. Each issue of Finishing includes the following regular columns:

  •     News and Views
  •     Product Information
  •     Business and technical issues
  •     Personnel changes
  •     Company focuses
  •     Questions and answers
  •     Special reports
  •     Industry Comment
  •     Employment legislation
  •     Plus monthly special features

For all editorial enquiries and submissions please contact:
John Hatcher, Editor


Finishing covers issues for the whole market and reaches buyers of both equipment and consumables within trade finishing houses through to production managers within manufacturers.

To book advertising space please contact:
Stewart Freshwater, Display & Classified Sales

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As the most established title for the sector, readers rely on Finishing to provide impartial and independent comment. Finishing enjoy strong links with the industry's leading players, associations, regulators and trade bodies.

To subscribe to Finishing Magazine please contact the Circulation Department on +44 (0)141 370 3883 or complete the subscription form either online or by return

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