Burnside Merchant

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 Burnside Merchant 2019 Pricing and Policies

Description Cost


Header Banner $55
1/8 Page $80
1/4 Page $110
1/2 Page $170
3/4 Page $230
Full Page $280
Full Page plus banner $310
All prices + HST    

Ad Setup Fee A one time $20 initial charge is applied to setup all new ads.  If you have an existing ad on file with use, there is no setup charge.  There is no setup charge to new ads which are provided camera ready, properly sized and formatted according to the chart below.
Ad Revisions $10 per revision if you change the contents of your desired ad copy from what was originally provided to us.  There is no charge for spelling, grammar, spacing edits or our errors in your proof.
Ad Placement $40 per month if you wish to have a specific location (page # and orientation on the page).  This is done on a first come first served basis.  Exisiting premium space customers will have first right of refusal on a monthly basis.  Shop the Shore reserves the right to place ads at our discretion if no Ad Placement premium is paid.
Premium Placement Ads There are premium advertising spaces on the front cover, back cover, centre spread, etc. Please call or email for pricing on these locations.
Payments and Bookings All new ads are payable with Visa, Mastercard, Interac Email transfer, cheque or cash upon booking, no later than published monthly deadlines. Shop the Shore Publications Inc. reserves the right to not place an advertisement if there is an account balance owing at the monthly deadline.
Monthly Deadlines For booking ad space, submitting ad copy and making payment arrangements, the deadline is the first Friday following the monthly disctribution date (the first Tuesday of the month) for the following month's publication.
Cancellations Ads cancelled after the 15th of each month are non-refundable.

 Camera Ready Ad Specifications

If you are supplying Artwork, our preferred file format is PDF/X-1a (2001)

If we are to make up the ad, please include all graphics/pictures as separate files.  For best results please provide high resolution photographs.  If possible, please provide graphics and logos in vector file format.  We recommend these be in a folder together and compressed (zip) for email transfer.

If you have any questions or concerns, please do not hesitate to contact us directly at 902 456-3268 or       

 Ad sizing

Ad Size Ad Size
Header Banner 6.16" x 0.75" 1/8 Page 3.04" x 1.93"
1/4 Page 3.04" x 3.94" 1/4 Page Banner Style 6.16" x 1.93" 
1/2 Page Horizontal 6.16" x 3.94" 1/2 Page Vertical 3.04" x 7.96"
3/4 Page 6.16" x 5.95" Full Page 6.16" x 7.96"