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AD SPECS
Magazine Trim Size   8-3/8" 10-3/4"
Bleed Ad (Page) minimum 8-5/8" 11"
Two-Page Spread   15-3/4" 10"
Full-Page (Nonbleed)   7-1/8" 9-7/8"
2/3 Page Vertical 4-3/4" 9-7/8"
  Horizontal 7-1/8" 7-1/2"
1/2 Page Vertical 3-1/2" 9-7/8"
  Island 4-3/4" 7-1/2"
  Horizontal 7-1/8" 5"
1/3 Page Vertical 2-1/4" 9-7/8"
  Square 4-3/4" 5"
  Horizontal 7-1/8" 3-1/4"
1/4 Page Vertical 3-1/2" 5"
  Horizontal 4-3/4" 3-5/8"
1/6 Page Vertical 2-1/4" 5"
  Horizontal 4-3/4" 2-1/2"


BLACK AND WHITE RATES (Effective May 1, 2014)
  1x 3x 6x
Two-Page Spread $3,614 $3,346 $3,080
Full Page $1,937 $1,785 $1,646
2/3 Page $1,376 $1,236 $1,158
1/2 Page $1,316 $1,205 $1,062
1/3 Page $737 $693 $632
1/4 Page $588 $546 $508
1/6 Page $423 $389 $362


TO ADD COLOR ( per page or portion of )
Spot color (standard yellow, blue, or magenta)
Extra per color, per page or portion beyond b/w
$200
Matched color
Extra per page or portion beyond b/w
$250
4-Color Process
Extra per page, 2/3 or 1/2 page ads
$710
4-Color Process
Extra per 1/3 or smaller page ads
$400
2 Facing Pages/Spread (4-Color) $963


PREMIUM POSITIONS:
Guaranteed centerspread 5% Extra
Second cover: 5% Extra
Fourth Cover: 10% Extra
Live Internet link for ads in each digital issue $25

FREQUENCY DISCOUNTS

Frequency discounts are available when 3 or 6 ads are purchased during a 12-month period.

INSERTS

Please contact our magazine office for rates and mechanical specifications.

COMMISSIONS

An agency commission of 15% of gross billings is allowed to recognized agencies for camera-ready materials.

MECHANICAL REQUIREMENTS

Preferred Material
* Printing Method: Web Offset
* Binding Method: Saddle Stitched

Digital Ads
* File Types: QuarkXpress, Adobe Photoshop, Adobe InDesign, Adobe Illustrator, PDF
* Platform: PC, Mac
* Media Transport: CD-ROM, FTP or E-Mail (prepress@forumprinting.com)
* Digital Proofs: Laser
* Special Instructions: Please include PDF or working file. If sending working file, include all images and fonts used in the ad. Images should be 300 dpi at the size they will be used.

Advertising Dates




Sunflower Magazine Ad Dates
  Issue Material Closing Publication Date
  August/September 2014 August 5, 2014 August 22, 2014
  October/November 2014 October 7, 2014 October 24, 2014
  December 2014 November 4, 2014 November 25, 2014
  January 2015 December 5, 2014 January 2, 2015
  February 2015 January 6, 2015 January 29, 2015
  March/April 2015 March 5, 2015 March 25, 2015


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