See our weekly PDF edition online for great savings at local businesses in the Tri-City area!

The Suburban Shopper is the best single advertising buy you can make. You get the best of both worlds in one advertising vehicle. You have the advantages of direct household penetration as well as the traditional time test effectiveness of newspaper display advertising and weekly frequency.

The Suburban Shopper is read from cover to cover and retained for reference.

Directly mailed on Wednesdays to over 12,000 households in the Tri-City area including Chester, Colonial Heights and on base at Fort Lee.

Learn about our Retail Display and Classified Advertising Rates.

The Suburban Shopper

Classified Rates

Per Issue
First 20 words (includes 4 word bold heading) $15.00
Additional bold headings (4 words each) $1.00
Each additional word 45¢

All classified ads are prepaid.

Deadline: Wednesdays, 5:00 PM

Retail Display Rates

Ad Size Per Week
1/8 Page $120.00
1/4 Page $215.00
1/2 Page $400.00
Full Page $750.00

Ad prices are per week for a 4 consecutive week run.

Color is available on 1/4 Page, 1/2 Page, and Full Page Ads. Call for prices.

Deadline: Wednesdays, 5:00 PM

Insert Rates

Insert Size Per Thousand
Single Sheet $37.00
1-4 Page Tabloid $37.00
5-8 Page Tabloid $42.00
9-12 Page Tabloid $47.00
13-16 Page Tabloid $52.00
17-20 Page Tabloid $57.00
21-24 Page Tabloid $62.00

The Suburban Shopper is a Full Tabloid (7 columns x 16 inches).

Brochures are not accepted.

Agency commissions are accepted on retail display rates only. A 15% discount on gross (open rates) is allowed.

Contact us for all of your advertising needs!

"People Buy Newspapers To Read...
People Read The Suburban Shopper To Buy!"

Pam Griffin, Publisher
The Suburban Shopper, Inc.
P.O. Box 412
Sutherland, VA 23885
Phone: 804-526-6000
Fax: 804-520-6927