Pumps & Systems is the voice of the pump and rotating equipment industry. We deliver relevant industry news coverage and powerful technical information to 42,500 BPA-qualified managers, engineers, operators and maintenance professionals around the world.
Who We Are
We are the only monthly pump-related trade publication that has more than 42,500 readers across the globe. Pumps & Systems has the largest circulation in the world of any publication that covers pump operations each issue.
We are the only monthly North American trade publication that covers pumps and related operations in every issue. Pumps & Systems serves our readers easy-to-read editorial that covers practical solutions, real-world applications and technical information, along with industry news and trends.
We are the only monthly trade publication in the world that provides detailed Show-in-Print coverage of major pump tradeshows across the globe, introducing the newest products and technologies that are being exhibited.
We are the only pump-related monthly trade publication in the world that partners with two recognized technical associations on editorial coverage of pumps and related operation in every issue.
Pumps & Systems has the following core values which all employees adhere to:
- Integrity. In every decision that we make, we try to make the one that is morally and ethically right, not just the most profitable. We would rather forego money in the short term in order to preserve the company's good name and reputation for integrity. Judgment calls come up regularly in business; when they do, we try to make the decision that you would be proud to tell your grandmother about.
- Thrift and modesty. We expect all employees to work to find the best deals for the company and keep a sharp eye to expenses.
- Delivering value for our customers. We do not want customers who are not receiving any value from doing business with us. Our goal is for all of our current customers to be a reference for other potential customers.
- Being a good customer. We want to be a customer that our vendors enjoy doing business with. We do not berate vendors or burn bridges with them.
What We Do
Our unique core mission is to provide competitive solutions each month to pump users across the world that need increased efficiency, reliability and safety in their operations. They depend upon Pumps & Systems for the latest information that can help them improve their pump reliability, safety and operating economies.
Pumps & Systems is the recognized authority for information about pump operations in the process industries. Our readers plug into our international print and digital outlets for their critical information needs. For this reason, Pumps & Systems is the most quoted, most referenced and most used resource in the industry.
Cahaba Media Group
Pumps & Systems print and digital magazines, Pump-Zone.com, Pump Users Digest e-newsletter, Pump Industry Insider e-newsletter for readers, and Products for Pump Users e-newsletter are all owned and published by Cahaba Media Group, Inc.
Founded in 2002, Cahaba Media Group is an independent and entrepreneurially driven publishing company based in Birmingham, Alabama. The company currently publishes four other industry trade magazines (Construction Business Owner, Upstream Pumping Solutions, Homecare and Senior Care Products), five industry websites, a variety of digital newsletters and other ancillary products.
Pumps & Systems was launched in 1993. Today, Pumps & Systems is "The Magazine for Pump Users Worldwide." It is the most successful and respected magazine in its industry and has a very loyal following of over 42,500 subscribers worldwide.
At Cahaba Media Group, our most important value is INTEGRITY. We do what we say we are going to do, and we do the right thing. We believe that our reputation as individuals and as an organization is our most valuable asset, and we work every day to improve the value of our reputation.
We value honesty and treating people right more than money, and we endeavor to treat our vendors and customers the same way. We seek accounts, not just orders, and we do not want customers who are not receiving real value from doing business with us.
We produce products for our readers that are designed to be imminently practical, timely, readable, and useful. This builds reader loyalty, and our advertisers value a loyal readership. We employ Editorial Advisory Boards for each of our magazines that are made up of well known industry experts who work with our editorial staff to ensure that our content is always relevant and useful to its intended audience.
We seek to be good customers ourselves, and treat our vendors as we would want them to treat us. We want to be the kind of customer that our vendors enjoy doing business with. We play fair, we are honest with our requirements and feedback and we pay our bills on time.
Cahaba Media Group is a growing company with an entrepreneurial atmosphere. This means that we work hard, we value thrift and modesty, and we are keenly focused on our products and our customers. We believe that there is more to life than money, and that a good work-life balance is critical to a person's long term success.