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Frozen & Refrigerated Buyer efficiently and effectively targets executives in the frozen and refrigerated foods industry. The award-winning publication has the No. 1 share in its market, by a significant margin. We cover all products in the frozen, dairy, deli, meat and seafood departments

We can produce ad materials for you in-house for a flat fee of $350. You provide us with photos and ad copy points, we do the rest. Our experienced team can also create and produce customized advertorials (ads that tell your story with text and photos), brochures and online/digital marketing programs.

For information about advertising, please contact:

2016 Editorial Calendar

NOVEMBER 2016
Cover story: Private Label Primer
Retail Profile:
Aldi
Category spotlights
—Bread & Dough
—Seafood
—Mexican Foods
—Asian Foods
Category snapshot
—Juices
—Indian Foods
Logistics
Bonus Distribution:
PLMA Show (November)

DECEMBER 2016
Cover story: Kroger Merchandising/Promotion Guidebook
Category spotlights
—Beverages/Milk
—Breakfasts
—Soup
—Fruits/Vegetables
—Snack & Appetizers
Category snapshot

Pizza
Logistics

2017 Editorial Calendar

JANUARY/FEBRUARY 2017
Cover story: Building Top-Line Growth
Category Spotlights
• Dinners/Entrees
• Snacks & Apps
• Mexican Foods
• Bread & Dough
• Yogurt
Category Snapshots
• Natural/Processed Cheese
• Lunchmeats
IRI Category Data
Logistics
Bonus Distribution: AFFICon (March 4-7)

MARCH 2017
Cover story: Expo West Preview
Category Spotlights
• Asian Foods
• Ice Cream & Novelties
• Pizza
• Seafood
• Dips & Spreads
Category Snapshots
• Soup
• Italian Foods
IRI Category Data
Logistics
Bonus Distribution: Expo West (March 8-12)

APRIL 2017
Cover story:Driving Traffic to the Frozen Aisle
Category Spotlights
• Bread & Dough
• Fruits/Vegetables
• Indian Foods
• Desserts
• Beverages/Milk
• Hand-Held Foods
Category Snapshot
• Eggs
IRI Category Data
Logistics
Bonus Distribution
• NFRA Retail Executive
Conference (April 10-12)
• IARW-WFLO convention

MAY 2017
Cover story:Retailer of the Year TBA
Category spotlights
• Snacks & Apps
• Mexican Foods
• Breakfasts
• Meat & Poultry
• Mediterranean Foods
Category Snapshots
• Specialty Cheeses
• Deli Meats
IDDBA Pre-Show Section
IRI Category Data
Logistics

JUNE 2017
Cover story:xPricing and Promotion
Category Spotlights
• Asian Foods
• Soup
• Yogurt
• Dinners & Entrees
Category Snapshot
• Cheese
IRI Category Data
Logistics
Bonus Distribution: IDDBA (June 4-6)

JULY 2017
Cover story: How to Cut Costs
Category Spotlights
• Bread & Dough
• Fruits/Vegetables
• Ice Cream & Novelties
• Pizza
Category Snapshots
• Dips & Spreads
IRI Category Data
Logistics

AUGUST 2017
Cover story: Hot Categories
Category spotlights
• Snacks & Apps
• Mexican Foods
• Seafood
• Eggs
Category Snapshot
• Desserts
IRI Category Data
Logistics

SEPTEMBER 2017
Cover story: Organic & Natural Foods
Spotlights
• Asian Foods
• Beverages/Milk
• Breakfast
• Meat & Poultry
• Italian Foods
Snapshots
• Soup
• Pizza
IRI Category Data
Logistics
Bonus Distribution
• NFRA Convention
• Expo East (Sept. 13-16)

OCTOBER 2017
Cover story: State of the Industry/NFRA Show
Category Spotlights
• Dinners & Entrees
• Bread & Dough
• Fruits/Vegetables
• Yogurt
• Dips & Spreads
• Natural & Organic
Category Snapshot
• Indian Foods
IRI Category Data
Logistics
Bonus Distribution: NFRA Convention, Oct. 7-10

NOVEMBER 2017
Cover story: What’s Hot in Private Label
Category Spotlights
• Snacks & Apps
• Mexican Foods
• Ice Cream & Novelties
• Pizza
• Soup
Category Snapshot
• Juices
• Eggs
IRI Category Data
Logistics
Bonus Distribution: PLMA Show Nov. 12-14

DECEMBER 2017
Cover story: Kroger Merchandising/Promotion Guidebook
Category Spotlights
• Asian Foods
• Breakfast
• Seafood
• Desserts
Category Snapshot
• Beverages/Milk
IRI Category Data
Logistics

Advertising Specifications

Download Advertising Specifications

Trim Size: 8.125 x 10.875 inches
Ink: CMYK process
PMS Color: Convert PMS to CMYK before making press-optimized PDF
Bleed: .125 inch beyond trim
Live Matter: Keep .375 inch inside trim
Halftone screen: 150 line screen (300 dpi)
Type of binding: All issues are saddle-stitched.

Digital Requirements

Frozen & Refrigerated Buyer will accept a press-optimized PDF. To make and upload a press-optimized PDF, follow these four easy steps:
Preflight. Before making your PDF, preflight and collect your files. Incorrectly supplied ad files may affect your cost and delay production.
Press-Optimized PDF. To make a press-optimized PDF, be sure to edit the PDF style as follows:
• Compression—No Down Sampling:
Monochrome compression engine should be set to CCITT group 4
• Marks & bleeds—Check: “Crop Marks” at 0.25 pt line weight, offset at 0.25. Set bleeds at .125 inch on all sides.
• Advanced—Subset Fonts Below: 0%. Set the transparency flattener to high resolution. Check: “Ignore Spread Overrides.”

Pre-Printed Ad Inserts/Outserts

Recommended trim size is 8 x 10.5 inches on
70–100 lb. text weight paper.
Inserts: Bound-in or tipped-in. Bound-in inserts require an additional .375 inch minimum flap for binding.
Outserts: Require polybagging.

Ad Size

Dimensions are width-by-height in inches

2 page spread
final print size: 16.25 x 10.875
bleed size: 16.5 x 11.125

Full page
final print size: 8.125 x 10.875
bleed size: 8.375 x 11.125

1/2 Horizontal bleed
final print size: 8.125 x 5.125
bleed size: 8.375 x 5.25

1/2 Horizontal non-bleed
final print size: 7.5 x 5

1/2 vertical
final print size: 4.06 x 10.875
bleed size: 4.185 x 11.125