This latest best practice guide contains everything you need to know about putting together a barcode for your magazine.
The ANMW/PPA Guide to including off sale date in the barcode area.
The ANMW/PPA Guide to barcode issue 'add-ons' for 2017.
This Best Practice document is a guide for publishers on the types of promotional items which carry additional requirements. It highlights those items which PPA recommends publishers do NOT use and also those items which should only be used after due consideration.
The document is designed to be used as a starting point for anyone creating and supplying an HTML interactive ad unit.
Six simple steps to stronger partworks sales in a handy downloadable guide.
A simple guide to the key elements of an effective retail store communication designed to support permanent and temporary colleagues who are managing the magazine category.
These guidelines have been developed by the PPA’s Environment Committee, in association with WRAP (Waste Resources Action Programme) and the On-Pack Recycling Label (OPRL) scheme, to reduce the environmental impact of plastic film in the magazine publishing supply chain.
This guide is designed to address concerns over leaks within the supply chain that allow unauthorised sales of magazines at car boot sales, market stalls and via the internet.
A comprehensive information pack to help independent retailers maximise profit from the magazine category.
These guidelines have been prepared to assist wholesalers’ understanding of the requirements for fully auditable stock control and returns processing systems, capable of generating computerised 'Affidavit' credit claims.
A groundbreaking new piece of PPA research draws on pooled subscriptions data from leading consumer magazine publishers to provide a single, industry-wide view of subscription customers.
A research study examining how consumers respond to different levels of pricing discounts
A research project examining how and why consumers use subscriptions as a means of buying magazines.
Unfortunately, things can go wrong with a PDF file, even with the best intentions. Here we list the Top 10 PDF problems, so that you can quickly identify potential problems.
Pass4press is a set of standards, introduced and maintained by PPA, that ease the way for the supply of digital advertising to magazine publishers and their suppliers
pic4press aims to provide best-practice guidelines to help improve the predictability and consistency of digital images for both the commissioning party and photographers.
Specifying an appropriate proofing system is crucial to managing expectations in the supply chain. Clear and concise guidelines coupled with the effective use of International Colour Consortium (ICC) profiles will help you maintain consistency and accuracy
Our six-point guide is a set of procedures designed to help to help publishers ensure debts owed to them are paid on time and in full.
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