Trim size of publications 7-7/8˝ Wide X 10-3/4˝ Deep Live area 1/2˝ inside trim. Full page bleed add 1/8˝ all sides. Spread 15 3/4˝ x 10 3/4˝  [Send spreads as one document.]

2/3 Page 4-1/2˝ X 10˝
1/2 Horizontal 7˝ X 5˝
1/2 Vertical 3-3/8˝ X 10˝
1/2 Island 4-1/2˝ X 7 1/2˝
1/3 Horizontal 7˝ X 3-5/16˝
1/3 Vertical 2-1/8˝ X 10˝
1/3 Island 4-1/2˝ X 5

1/4 Horizontal 7˝ X 2-1/2˝
1/4 Vertical 3-3/8˝ X 5˝
1/4 Square 4-1/2˝ X 3-3/4˝
1/4 One-Column 2-1/8˝ X 7˝
1/6 Horizontal 4-1/2˝ X 2-1/2˝
1/6 Vertical 2-1/8˝ X 5˝

Specifications:

Foot, head and face trim 1/8˝.
Publications are printed Computer-to-Plate, web offset, and registers to the head.

 

Format:

PDF/X

> If the same ad is running in several Babcox publications send one ad file, but provide a contract color proof for each.

> If no contract proof is provided publication will print a color laser and instruct the printer to refer to it for pleasing color.

 

Trapping:

We process all ads through a workflow system that traps the ads (to SWOP specifications) for print – over riding application trap settings. Overprinting/trap settings within vector EPS files are maintained.

Note that we recommend color type over any black or color background should be 8 pt. or larger. Shipping instructions:

Please label all media with advertiser/agency name, file name/number, issue date, publication, contact person and phone number.

 

Electronic File Transfer:

Using a web browser go to http://files.babcox.com. 
First time only click the RequestAcct button. 
Complete the form (both User ID and Company fields should be the Advertiser Name) and click the Save button. You will receive an acceptance email and can then log in and upload files. 
Uploading files:

  1. Create directory if you wish, otherwise files will just be placed in UserID folder
  2. Open directory you wish to place files in
  3. 
Type in comments – regarding month, publication, etc.
  4. Click Browse button and navigate to select the files you want to upload
  5. After the files are selected click the Upload button to send.
We will receive an automated email that files have been uploaded and it will display the file name and any comments.

E-mail files also accepted up to 10MB.

 

Shipping instructions:

Please label all media with advertiser/agency name, file name/number, issue date, publication, contact person and phone number. Send to:

Babcox Media, Inc.
3550 Embassy Parkway Akron, OH 44333-8318

 

For More Information Contact:

 

Cindy-Ott

Cindy Ott

Advertising Services Director

cott@babcox.com
(330) 670-1234  ext. 209