Burnside Merchant

Cole Harbour Merchant

Shop the Shore

 Cole Harbour Merchant 2019 Pricing and Policies

Description Cost  
Header Banner $32  
1/8 Page $60  
1/4 Page $90  
1/2 Page $130  
3/4 Page $190  
Full Page $240  
Full Colour (under 1/2 page) $20  
Full Colour (1/2 page and over) $40  
All prices + HST    

Prepaid 6 Months Discount If you book space for 6 months, you only pay for 5 months!  Applies to all ad sizes.  Discount does not apply to colour, premium space, setup or revision fees.
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 $20 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 two 1/8 page, one header banner and a 1/4 page banner-style ads placements available on the front cover.  The centre fold, back cover and 1/8 page ad on the index page are also premium.  Please call or email for pricing on these locations.
Payments and Bookings All new ads are payable with Visa or Mastercard upon booking, no later than published monthly deadlines.

 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"