Print Advertising Rates 

1/8 Page $1000 3.375" x 2.25" 

1/4 Page $1,545 3.375" x 4.75"

1/2 Page $2,457 7" x 4.75" or 3.375" x 9.75"

Full Page, includes bleed $3,862 8.375" x 11.125"

Inside Covers $5,250 8.375" x 11.125"

Advertorial / 1 Page $4,785 8.375" x 11.125"

Advertorial / 2 Pages $7,275 17" x 11.125"


2021 Advertising Deadline : March 31, 2021


Printing Details: 

The Local Food Guide is perfect bound.

Trim size: 8.25" x 10.875"

File Format for Ads: PDF (no crop marks)

Resolution: 250-400 dpi (dots per inch)

Color: CMYK 

Digital Ad Rates 

Rotating Homepage and Interior Ad $450 (450 clicks) 300x250px               
Rotating Homepage and Interior Ad $200 (200 clicks) 300x250px  

Monthly Statewide Newsletter Ad $300 300x250px (2 spots available)               

Monthly Regional Newsletter Ad $200 300x250px(4 spots available) Northern and Southern Audiences

Monthly reporting includes: impressions, clicks, click-through rate

Why Advertise with TLD?

Our Local Food Guide is published in print and online making your ad purchase a 2-for-1 deal. 

As our annual Local Food Guide is a useful reference tool year round, you pay once to receive advertising benefits all year long.

125,000 Guides are widely distributed throughout the entire state at restaurants, retail stores, libraries, hotels, visitor centers, MDOT welcome centers, and more. 

Advertisers receive complimentary marketing benefits, such as promotion on social media, a detailed, digital listing, and a printed listing with a highlighted location in our Guide's maps. 

Advertisers receive a generous supply of our Guides to freely distribute to their patrons.

Supporting Taste the Local Difference connects you with consumers who sincerely care about the local food movement.

We know local food better than other marketing agencies and can support your ad with our design services 

Digital advertising packages are now available to reach our thousands of online visitors each month  

To secure your ad space, contact your local food coordinator here or call (877) 562-2539

Request mailed copies of our Media & Partnership Forms here

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