The Guide

March 2021

Returning in 2021, The Guide provides readers with an exclusive annual sourcing guide featuring hundreds of products. The Guide promises to a comprehensive, year-round resource for best-sellers in every category.

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Advertising Packages:

Package I

Dominate The Guide with an integrated marketing package and position your brand for maximum exposure.

  • Integrated Editorial
  • Full Page Ad
  • 8 Listings
  • Custom E-blast
  • Social Media Post

Package II

  • Full Page Ad
  • 6 Listings (including a product image with each)

Package III

  • Half Page Ad
  • 3 Listings (including a product image with each)
Additional Opportunities
  • Quarter Page Ads
  • Full-Page “Category Kicker”
  • Additional Listings

Bonus: All products listed on in our highly-engaged Product Search tool. The Guide is reproduced in digital format and promoted on all digital platforms reaching website visitors, e-newsletter subscribers and social media followers across the entire Specialty Retail Group – Gift Shop® Plus and Stationery Trends. The Guide is also distributed at 2021 Summer shows/markets.

Click here to see print advertising specifications.

  • Mailed to high-volume retailers
  • Distributed at shows
  • Emailed to digital subscribers
  • Posted on the Gift Shop® Plus and Stationery Trends websites
  • Total distribution: 55,000

2021 Editorial Product Listing/Category Deadline: February 10, 2021

2021 Issue Space Deadline: February 12, 2021

2021 Advertising Materials Deadline: February 19, 2021

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