Quality Assurance Card

2019 Print

Frequency Discounts *

Size1x2x6x12x
Spread$9,821$8,773$8,250$8,002
Full Page$4,908$4,390$4,125$4,001
2/3 Page$3,230$2,892$2,718$2,639
1/2 Island$2,841$2,510$2,460$2,388
1/2 Standard$2,510$2,240$2,105$2,044
1/3 Page$1,688$1,508$1,418$1,374
1/4 Page$1,267$1,126$1,063$1,030
1/6 Page$838$742$698$676

Covers*6x12x18x24x
2nd Cover$5,706$4,796$4,502$4,237
3rd Cover$5,454$4,581$4,305$3,967
4th Cover$6,207$5,211$4,901$4,602
Color Charges*Single PageSpread
Standard$567$927
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 Quality Assurance & Food Safety, Pest Control Technology, Lawn & Landscape, Golf Course Industry, GIE Media's Snow Magazine, Recycling Today, Greenhouse Management, Nursery Management, and Garden Center magazine.

Mechanical Requirements: Saddle stitched, three columns to a page. Paper stock: Machine coated, 38-lb. body with 100-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.


Ad Sizes (Non-Bleed)

SpecificationsWidthDepth
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"

2018 Interactive

Web AdvertisingPixelsMonthUnits AvailableView Ad Unit
Leaderboard728x90$9385Leaderboard Ad
Prime-Plus Square300x250$62620Cube Ad
Prime Tower300x600$1,5946Half-Page Ad
Bottom Leaderboard728x90$23620Leaderboard Ad
Lightbox500x500$6,641ExclusiveLightbox Ad
Category In-Line Ad300x250$1,995/mo1 unit per categoryCategory In-Line Ad

E-NewslettersPixels1x12x24x52xView Ad Unit
Prime-Plus Top300x250$2,082$1,796$1,610$1,421Prime Plus E-News
Prime-Plus Bottom300x250$1,884$1,607$1,421$1,230Prime Plus E-News
Bottom Leaderboard728x90$1,718$1,564$1,421$1,351Leaderboard E-News Ad
 Custom E-Blast...$1,251
Sponsored Feature360x180$2,132   Sponsored Feature Ad

Digital Edition      
Display Ad    Print +8% Premium
Digital Edition Preview    $2,035

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