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2018

media kit


//reader profile

AND SOMMELIER

MAV

CHEFS 2017

WWW.Q UENCH .ME OCTOB ER 2017 PM400 63855 $7.95

QUENCH READERS ARE AFFLUENT AND ENGAGED WITH A HIGHER HHI COMPARED TO THE FINANCIAL POST AND REPORT ON BUSINESS. YOUR KEY AUDIENCE (ADULTS 25–54): 83% OF OUR CORE READERS FALL INTO YOUR MOST DESIRABLE TARGET AUDIENCE, WITH CONTENT THAT DRIVES BOTH MALE AND FEMALE INTEREST.

CIRCULATION: 31,470 READERS PER COPY: 8.4 TOTAL AUDIENCE: 264,348

2-in-3 earns at least $150,000 per year 78% own their own home. 37% plan to renew their mortgage in the next 6-12 months

80%

62%

Over personally hold RRSPs, mutual funds, and stocks and bonds

53%

78% are between the ages of 35-64 with an average household income of $125,000.

89% of our readers hold a university or post-graduate degree

57% own 2 cars with 37% planning on

purchasing a vehicle in the next 12 to 18 months Quench readers travel frequently for both use travel business and pleasure and points when traveling

73%

54% have children under the age of 18

SOURCES: CCAB; MCPHETERS & COMPANY AUDIENCE LAB OF PUBLIC PLACE DISTRIBUTION; QUENCH 2014 READER SURVEY


//engagement CANADA’S LARGEST NATIONALLY SUBSCRIBED FOOD AND DRINK MAGAZINE, DELIVERING A CULTURED AUDIENCE OF MORE THAN 264,000 HIGH-INCOME READERS NATIONWIDE. QUENCH HAS ALWAYS BEEN ABOUT MORE THAN EATING AND DRINKING. WE’RE ON A MISSION TO FIND THE MOST EXCITING PLACES, NEW EXPERIENCES, EMERGING TRENDS AND SENSATIONS.

91% frequently read each issue 83% say Quench keeps the everyday

65%refer back to their issue on more than three occasions

gourmet well informed about food and drink

84%

spend at least 30 minutes Nearly reading an issue of Quench

64% purchased a wine reviewed in Quench 1-in-2 readers say Quench is one of

their favourite magazines

Our numbers speak for themselves! See how Quench compares: Average Household Income:

92,218 $

93,218 $

98,882

71% OF READERS READ $

$

125,000

Reader Engagement:

Quench Cottage Life Canadian Living Maclean’s

SOURCE: PMB, FALL 2012 (18+ ONTARIO ENGLISH) SOURCE: QUENCH 2014 READER SURVEY

QUENCH FREQUENTLY

VS THE 13% WHO READ

CANADIAN HOUSE & HOME FREQUENTLY


//lifestyle

AFFLUENT: WITH 1-IN-3 READERS EARNING $200K HHI. QUENCH READERS SPEND MORE THAN $19 MILLION ON WINE, BEER AND SPIRITS EACH YEAR. BUT THAT’S NOT ALL. COMBINED WITH A HIGHER THAN AVERAGE HHI, ADVERTISING IN QUENCH INCREASES YOUR BRAND AWARENESS AMONG A SOPHISTICATED AND PASSIONATE AUDIENCE WHO ENJOY THE FINER THINGS IN LIFE.

GOURMET ENTHUSIASTS

66% dine out three or more times per month

90% cook at home at least three times per week

60% entertain often 57% are the primary household grocery shopper

SOURCE: QUENCH 2014 READER SURVEY

FINANCIAL INVESTORS

83% have an RRSP they contribute to

62% have a mutual fund 53% invest in stocks and bonds

PASSIONATE TRAVELLERS Within the next 12 months, for either work and/or vacation purposes:

80% will travel within Canada 60% will travel internationally: Europe 45%, Asia 36% and the Caribbean 26%


//editorial calendar GET QUENCHED. GET QUENCH. FEBRUARY/MARCH

JULY/AUGUST

NOVEMBER

• South Africa • Braai and the art of social grilling

 LIVING LOCAL ISSUE Quench encourages readers to think local • Syrah and Pinot Noir • Packed lunches

Space: December 8, 2017 Material: December 13, 2017 Mail Date: January 30, 2018

Space: May 2, 2018 Material: May 9, 2018 Mail Date: June 12,2018

APRIL  ANNUAL NEXT BIG THING ISSUE Editors at Quench choose the hottest trends in food and drink • Changing the Old World • Sauces and marinades

SEPTEMBER •S  outhern Italy • Art of rice Space: June 27, 2018

ANNUAL MAV WINE & SPIRITS AWARDS Editors at Quench award the top wines & spirits available in Canada • Spain and Portugal • North African cuisine Space: September 5, 2018 Material: September 12, 2018 Mail Date: October 16, 2018

DECEMBER • Burgundy and Champagne • Desserts

Space: February 7, 2018

Material: July 4, 2018

Space: October 10, 2018

Material: February 14, 2018

Mail Date: August 7, 2018

Material: October 17, 2018

Mail Date: March 20, 2018

MAY/JUNE • Chile and Argentina • Eating healthy Space: March 7, 2018

Mail Date: November 20, 2018

OCTOBER  ANNUAL MAVERICK CHEFS ISSUE Quench chooses the most outstanding chefs in Canada •S  outhern France • Fromages 

Material: March 14, 2018 Mail Date: April 17, 2018

Space: August 1, 2018 Material: August 8, 2018 Mail Date: September 11, 2018

UPDATES TO THE QUENCH EDITORIAL CALENDAR WILL HAPPEN THROUGHOUT THE YEAR.


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Live Area

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OBC

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DPS Trim

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DPS Bleed

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Quench 2018 Media Kit  
Quench 2018 Media Kit