Quality Assurance Card

2021 Print

Frequency Discounts *

Full Page$5,207$4,658$4,376$4,245
2/3 Page$3,427$3,069$2,884$2,799
1/2 Island$3,014$2,662$2,610$2,534
1/2 Standard$2,663$2,376$2,233$2,168
1/3 Page$1,791$1,569$1,505$1,457
1/4 Page$1,344$1,195$1,128$1,093
1/6 Page$889$787$741$717

2nd Cover$6,053
3rd Cover$5,786
4th Cover$6,585
Tip Cover$6,753
Belly Band$6,956
Color Charges*Single 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 Quality Assurance & Food Safety, Pest Control Technology, Lawn & Landscape, Golf Course Industry, GIE Media's Snow Magazine, Recycling Today, Greenhouse Management, Nursery Management, Garden Center, Produce Grower and Cannabis Business Times 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)

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"

2021 Interactive

Web AdvertisingPixelsMonthUnits AvailableView Ad Unit
Leaderboard728x90$1,0735Leaderboard Ad
Medium Rectangle300x250$72320Cube Ad
Half Page300x600$1,8416Half-Page Ad
Wallpaper Ads $18,900  
Bottom Leaderboard728x90$27125Leaderboard Ad
Lightbox500x500$6,670.30MonthlyLightbox Ad
Expanding Medium Rectangle300x250$2,305/mo1 unit per categoryCategory In-Line Ad
Static Mobile Banner320x50$7,700  

E-NewslettersPixels1x12x24x52xView Ad Unit
Medium Rectangle Top300x250$2,405$2,075$1,860$1,641Prime Plus E-News
Medium Rectangle Bottom300x250$2,072$1,856$1,641$1,420Prime Plus E-News
Text Ad360x180$2,463    
Banner Ad468x60$1,607$1,499$1,430$1,246 
Bottom Leaderboard728x90$1,984$1,811$1,641$1,561Leaderboard E-News Ad
 Custom E-Blast...$1,445

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

Quality Assurance & Food Safety Media Kit