This Best Practice document is a guide for publishers on the types of item which do 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
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.
The purpose of this document is to provide visibility of all Standards, Guidelines, SMART Guides and Best Practice documents that are within the scope of the PPA Technical Services Panel (TSP). Review and communication status is also provided in an effort to ensure all documents are relevant and fit for purpose and that they are effectively communicated to all interested parties.
It is intended that this document be read and used by technical staff of wholesalers, publishers and distributors or their software suppliers to ensure that each transmitted EDI Issue File is of a standard industry format with each field containing the correct content and format of information.
Encourage your customers to have their favourite magazines delivered to their doorstep with this Just Ask leaflet, part of the PPA's ongoing initiative to support Shop Save and Home News Delivery (HND).
This Smart Guide outlines the key requirements for producing successful barcodes that work first time, every time and should be read in conjunction with the full best practice guide to barcoding.
This guide gives publishers and marketers best practice advice on running safe and successful voucher campaigns.
This Smart Guide gives advice on barcoding for one-off specials and recall off-sale dates.
This best practice guide contains everything you need to know about putting together a barcode for your magazine.
Just ask order form. The best way to ensure you receive every issue of your favourite magazine is to place an order with your local newsagent.
A high resolution copy of the Just Ask logo.
Just ask images. Print out these banners to display in your store
Publishers can use this advert to promote the availiabiltity of their titles within their magazines
This documents explains how theJust Ask initiative works, and how you can implement it in your store.
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.
Covermounts and other promotional gifts are used to enhance the appeal of magazines to consumers. Often such items pose no Health & Safety risk or legal compliance issue regarding distribution, selling or disposal. This guide is designed to advise publishers on the types of item which do carry additional requirements.
Industry-agreed guidelines for retailers on best practice in magazine voucher promotions, designed to maximise retailer revenues from promotional schemes while minimising risk.
Click here for a list of links to download the EDI Standards documents.
A comprehensive information pack to help independent retailers maximise profit from the magazine category.
This document advises retailers of the recommended display guidelines for men’s lifestyle magazines - or “Lads’ Mags”.
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