Frequency: 7 issues per year, including the industry’s only buyers’ guide.
The Gourmet Retailer is the industry’s most comprehensive source of news and information on merchandising, store operations/education, new products, and trends that help specialty food and gourmet kitchenware retailers meet the needs of their customers, while increasing store sales and profits. The readership base has been expanded to include specialty gourmet and kitchenware buyers at independent and chain grocery retailers, enhancing the sales opportunities for advertisers.
Only The Gourmet Retailer can ensure a broad exposure and optimal results for your message to multi-store, independent and specialty retailers.
*Source: Publisher’s own data
Annual December Buyers Guide
Provides information about gourmet industry businesses. Find phone numbers, addresses and websites. 1.824 businesses listed! The Gourmet Retailer attracts the leaders of this very diverse and growing industry. Its subscribers and website visitors are active professionals who have the authority to specify and approve a wide range of products and services. It is the category managers and buyers who are critical to specifying your product during the merchandising and planning cycle.THE GOURMET RETAILER delivers an audience that has the ability to affect your bottom line with considerable purchasing power.
By purchasing an enhanced directory listing, your company will stand out from hundreds of competitors. Your listing appears in bold, at the top of each category searched, and with significantly more information than a standard listing.
Annual Free-From Sourcebook
Specialty foods of all flavors have become mainstream, and consumers want more. More flavor, more options, and more convenience. In short, they want it all — and on their terms. Specialty food sales, which include the free-from segment and other categories such as olive oils, confections, snacks, teas and cheese, continue to increase. According to Mintel and the Specialty Food Association’s annual survey, sales of specialty food at retail topped $100 billion for the first time in 2014.
Unique Browsers: 17,395 Average/Month*
GourmetRetailer.com, with daily updates, brings the latest news, new products and category insights to its readers faster than ever. Reaching all levels of executives in the gourmet retail industry, including chains, independents and single stores, The Gourmet Retailer Online provides marketers with an even stronger vehicle for reaching and influencing gourmet retail executives.
* Source: Google Analytics, April 2016
The Gourmet Retailer Dispatch eNewsletter
Frequency: 2x per Week
Subscriber base: 32,669 * average per mailing
Our semiweekly e-newsletter delivers the latest new products, trends and informative opinion directly to the in-box of more than 25,000 gourmet industry professionals two times a week. E-mail advertising is a focused, targeted resource to promote special events, announce a new product initiatives, or generate sales leads by offering a free whitepaper or other incentives. TGR Dispatch eNewsletter is sent only to readers who have opted-in to receive it, so you can be assured your e-mail message will be accepted, under the respected brand of The Gourmet Retailer.
*Source: Publishers own data April 2016
The Gourmet Retailer Bimonthly eNewsletters:
Our bimonthly Cheese Dispatch e-newsletter reaches a highly-targeted audience with focused cheese and perishables category responsibilities. This dynamic information source is also an effective and affordable way to (1) promote your capabilities in the focused area of gourmet cheeses, (2) build overall awareness of your company and products and (3) increase traffic to your website. Each monthly e-newsletter will highlight: Exclusive Feature + Exclusive Cheesemaker/Cheese Company Interviews.
10,711 monthly sends. 16.1% open rate
Our bimonthly Housewares Dispatch e-newsletter reaches a highly-targeted audience with focused category responsibilities. This dynamic information source is also an effective and affordable way to (1) promote your capabilities in the focused area of specialty housewares, (2) build overall awareness of your company and products and (3) increase traffic to your website. Each monthly e-newsletter highlights: Exclusive Feature + Exclusive Entrepreneur/Company Profile. Plus, shopper insights, trends, new products and category news.
9,459 monthly sends. 10.34% open rate
About The Gourmet Retailer:
For more than 30 years, The Gourmet Retailer provides specialty foods and gourmet kitchenware retailers with information and insights to better operate and manage their stores. This market has grown to over $87 billion in sales, and despite the economy, is continuing to grow.
The Gourmet Retailer provides marketers of foods and kitchenware products with a community of retailers that are more successful and profitable than their competitors; and our magazine, website and newsletter products are read and used by over 60,000 retailing executives each month whose collective sales volume exceeds $36 billion annually.
We also help you measure the success of your advertising campaigns with The Gourmet Retailer with annual studies that report the buying actions taken by our audience on your advertisements in our magazine. In addition, we have online opportunities to promote your products that, when combined with print advertising, offer unparalleled reach and market coverage.