|Do not place live matter within 12mm of page edge |
Full page advert (+ bleed)
|Cover - full - bled off 3 sides (+ bleed)||227mm (+ 3mm btm)||210mm (+ 4mm right)|
|Cover - inset (live matter area with margin)||210mm||170mm|
|DPS - Double Page Spread ||297mm (+3mm)||420mm (+3mm)|
Half page vertical
Half page horizontal
Special strip - contents page only
Strip advert - news pages
Trim size A4
PDF artwork must be distilled as 'PRESS READY' to PDF/X-1a standard and embedded images must be checked for CMYK. Please ensure all artwork has crop/trim marks.
Document files from any software other than InDesign, Quark, Illustrator or Photoshop. PDFs with RGB images. Files from Corel Draw and Microsoft Publisher are not acceptable. Please export as a 'press-ready' PDF - see above.
CD-ROM, DVD. Ask if you need file transfer facilities.
A matchprint, chromalin or iris hard-copy proof is required for colour accuracy. In all other cases a PDF or inkjet proof is required for reference (but with no guarantee of accuracy). Proofs are not normally supplied by The Stocklists unless requested.
Note: digital artwork is required. Film is not acceptable.
firstname.lastname@example.org (max file size 10MB) or email@example.com (up to 20mb). We have a file transfer system available if emailing more than 20mb. Please ask.
Colour positions are available on art paper on the cover (4 positions) and in the bound-in 'FlooringNews' sections in the centre of the magazine. Bleed on colour pages is charged at 10% extra.
"Stocklister" pages are for manufacturers and main wholesalers using our service every month. They are allocated at the publisher's discretion and typically listed in alphabetical order.
Minimum space order is 2 single column centimetres.
Published first Monday of each month.