Your Product Guide to the
Spring and Fall Co-op Markets

Showcase your products to co-ops and distributors! Cutting Edge Products is sent to more than 14,000 Ace Hardware, True Value, Orgill, and Do it Best dealers prior to the markets, as well as 25,000 digital copies, so attendees can read the issue before leaving for the shows.

Advertising Opportunities for Spring
and Fall Market Issues

FULL-PAGE ADS:   Buy a full page in the Spring and Fall Market Issues at your earned rate and a two-page spread in the May New Product Handbook issue– you may add an additional one-page 4/c ad in the issue of your choice at no charge.

COVERS 2, 3, and 4: Are available on a first-come, first-served basis.

ONE PAGE 4/c:  Buy a one-page 4/c ad and receive two 4/c product releases at no charge in each issue that you purchase.

Add your vendor numbers in your ads for easy ordering.

Opportunities to do a feature editorial on product category or corporate profile on companies.

Buy all three issues and receive an additional full-page full-color ad
at no cost in any issue of your choice.

Additional Print Opportunities include:

  • False cover positions
  • Belly bands
  • Split covers
  • Front cover PR showing reference of ad inside issue (on a limited basis)
  • Poly-bag your catalog/insert in any of our three issues. May do a  separate insert for each of the co-ops or insert for all three. Contact us for pricing.
  • Buy ‘Digital Issue Sponsor of the Month’ by having a full-page ad opposite the front cover. (Digital issue only.)
  • Category Sponsorship – Show retailers that you support your category. Receive an editorial page opposite your full-page ad.
  • Sponsorship Categories: Made in America, Impulse, Farm & Ranch, Pets, etc.

NEW Digital Advertising Opportunities:

Bi-Monthly E-Blasts showcasing industry trends, products & more. Home Page Feature Product Showcase with Video and dynamic 600×160, 720×90, 300×250 Banners Ads.

If you exhibit at a show, an ad in Cutting Edge Products can:

  • Increase booth traffic
  • Offer your SPIFF to retailers who will or will not be attending the markets
  • Put your vendor number in your ad for easy ordering
  • Whether or not major distributors stock your products, this publication gives you the opportunity to reach out to retailers looking for the latest innovations.
  • Even if you are in a co-op or distributor warehouse, you can’t just let your products sit there. Use Cutting Edge Products to create awareness and excitement at the retail level.