PCT 2020 Rate Card

Frequency Discounts*

Full Page$6,585$5,672$5,054$4,890$4,581
2/3 Page$4,334$3,730$3,422$3,219$3,016
1/2 Island$3,772$3,377$3,050$2,864$2,701
1/2 Standard$3,354$2,814$2,578$2,421$2,262
1/3 Page$2,286$1,914$1,800$1,683$1,576
1/4 Page$1,683$1,452$1,335$1,243$1,181
1/6 Page$1,126$968$884$822$754

2nd Cover$8,188$7,643$7,091$6,885
3rd Cover$7,643$7,366$7,091$6,674
4th Cover$9,274$8,734$8,188$7,637
Belly Band   $11,593
Belly Tip   $12,413
Covergate   13,113
French Door   17,483
Color ChargesSingle PageSpread
Matched Color, Extra$670$1,030
Matched, Metallic Color$695$1,107
Four-Color Process, Extra$1,133$1,751

*Frequency discounts are earned within 12 consecutive months, and are earned by advertising in any combination of Pest Control Technology, Quality Assurance & Food Safety, Lawn & Landscape, Golf Course Industry, GIE Media’s Snow Magazine, Recycling Today, Greenhouse Management, Nursery Management, Garden Center, or any other publications in GIE Media's portfolio.

Mechanical Requirements: Perfect-bound, three columns to a page. Paper stock: Machine coated, 40-lb. body with 80-lb. cover. Colors available: matched, 4-color process (AAAA-MPA). Trim size 7 7/8" x 10 1/2".

Digital Files and Specifications for Print: High-resolution press-ready PDFs are the preferred medium for advertiser-supplied, printed ad materials. For details, contact Lori Skala at 216-393-0276 or lskala@gie.net.

Special Regional and Demographic Advertising Rates: Contact the publisher or your advertising representative regarding regional rates and mechanical requirements.

Classifieds (print and online):
$125 per column inch - 2-color $25.00, 4-color $50.00
Word only: $1.20 per word, $35.00 minnimum

Ad Sizes (Non-Bleed)

Full Page (non-bleed)7"10"
2/3 Page4 1/2"10"
1/2 Page Island4 1/2"7 1/2"
1/2 Page Horizontal7"4 7/8"
1/2 Page Vertical3 3/8"10"
1/3 Page Square4 1/2"4 7/8"
1/3 Page Vertical2 3/16"10"
1/4 Page Square3 3/8"4 7/8"
1/4 Page Horizontal7"2 3/8"
1/6 Page Vertical2 3/16"4 7/8"
1/6 Page Horizontal4 1/2"2 3/8"
Bleed Ad Sizes
(Available at no extra cost)
Single Page Bleeds8-1/8"10-3/4"

Trim Area

Live Area7"10"
Spread Bleeds16"10-3/4"

Trim Area

15 3/4"10-1/2"
Live Area14"10"

[On bleed advertisements allow 3/8'' from any trim edge for live or type matter. Add 1/8'' to gutter for each page on spread ads. Supply ruled proof showing crop line.]


2020 Interactive

Web AdvertisingPixelsMonthUnits AvailableView Ad Unit
Medium Rectangle300x250$1,46720Medium Rectangle
Half Page300x600$1,6795Half-Page
Bottom Leaderboard728x90$70020Bottom Leaderboard
Wallpaper Ads $18,900  
Static Mobile Banner320x50$7,000  
Expanding Medium Rectangle300x250$2,095/moExclusiveExpanding Medium Rectangle

E-NewslettersPixels1x12x24x52xView Ad Unit
Medium Rectangle Top300x250$2,692$2,320$2,088$1,841Medium Rectangle E-News
Medium Rectangle Middle300x250$2,457$2,106$1,877$1,612Medium Rectangle E-News
Medium Rectangle Bottom300x250$2,058$1,908$1,691$1,449Medium Rectangle E-News
Bottom Leaderboard728x90$1,908$1,691$1,467$1,364Leaderboard E-News
 Custom E-Blast...$5,579
Text Ad360x180$2,409   Text Ad

Interactive webinars, sponsored by suppliers, provide information about products and services.$8,400

Digital Edition      
Display Ad    Print +8% Premium
Digital Edition Preview    $2,137

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