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18882075_1314811051948776_7663054271637824734_nIf you’re interested in doing more business with the Brazos Valley diners that have the highest disposable incomes in town, Eat BCS is one of the best places for your business to advertise!

The Press and Scene’s food section, Eat BCS, showcases the best tastes in town.

The Press reaches the highest income home owners and business decision makers in town. The Scene reaches students at Texas A&M and Blinn College.

Online Advertising Rates

Featured Sponsorship Only 5 Featured Sponsorships Available
Business logo and links top of Sponsors Page and bottom of site’s daily subscriber emails.
12 Months $195 billed monthly or $1995 billed annually

Website Sponsorships
Includes a link to your business website plus up to three social links on our Sponsors Page and a sponsor welcome post.
12 Months $495 billed annually

Sponsored Posts
Sponsored post includes a website story post plus facebook, twitter, and email promotion of the post. 15 minutes creative writing and image services plus a stock photo (if needed) are included with each sponsored post. Additional creative time available for $1/minute. You will be informed if creative requested takes longer than included free time. If you purchase a sponsored-post package that includes multiple posts, you may use your posts on any of our affiliated websites: The Scene, Eat BCS, Brazos Business, Brazos Home, and The Press. Mix and match. You have 12 months to use them all.
1 Post $195  3 Posts $395  12 Posts $695  24 Posts $1295  48 Posts $2495

Print Display Advertising Rates

All rates below are per edition. Multiple issue ad agreements are invoiced per issue upon delivery of each issue’s ad proof.

2 Page Spread 21″ x 10″
Open Rate $2195 : 4 Issue Rate $1995 : 7 Issue Rate $1895

Full Page 10″ x 10″
Open Rate $1195 : 4 Issue Rate $1095 : 7 Issue Rate $995

1/2 Page 10″ x 4.875″
Open Rate $795 : 4 Issue Rate $595 : 7 Issue Rate $545

1/4 Page 4.875″ x 4.875″
Open Rate $495 : 4 Issue Rate $395 : 7 Issue Rate $345

1/8 Page 4.875″ x 2.34″ or 2.847″ x 4.875″
Open Rate $295 : 4 Issue Rate $225 : 7 Issue Rate $195

1/16 Page 2.847″ x 2.34″
Open Rate $195 : 4 Issue Rate $145 : 7 Issue Rate $125

Special Section Ads

1/6 Page Coupon Ad 3.9″ x 3.2″ *formatted layout
Open Rate $245 : 4 Issue Rate $195 : 7 Issue Rate $175

1/12 Page Guide or Service Directory Listing *formatted layout
Column-wide color business photo, headline, up to 3 lines contact information, up to 4 lines of editorial.
Open Rate $145 : 4 Issue Rate $95 : 7 Issue Rate $75

1/12 Page Business Card Ad *formatted layout
Business logo and/or color personal photo, headline, up to 4 lines contact information, up to 3 lines of editorial or additional information.
Open Rate $145 : 4 Issue Rate $95 : 7 Issue Rate $75

Print Dates and Deadlines

Issue : Distribution Begins : Deadline
Press : Winter 2017 : December 2017 : November 17, 2017
Scene : Spring 2018 : January 2018 : December 19, 2017
Press : Spring 2018 : March 2018 : February 23, 2018
Scene : Summer 2018 : May 2018 : April 25, 2018
Press : Summer 2018 : July 2018 : June 20, 2018
Scene : Fall 2018 : August 2018 : July 20, 2018
Press : Fall 2018 : October 2018 : September 15, 2018
Scene : Spring 2019 : January 2019 : December 15, 2018

Print Circulation

Eat BCS is included in every copy of The Scene 3 times per year

Over 20,000 copies of each issue of the The Scene are made available FREE to students, faculty, and staff at Texas A&M University and Blinn College. Distribution occurs through high traffic events like back-to-school book rush, “on the door” delivery to student apartments and dorm suites, as well as through hundreds of take-one rack locations on campus, at shuttle stops, on Northgate, at dorms and student communities, and other locations hand-picked for their high student traffic. The majority of the copies are distributed in the first few weeks of classes at the start of the Fall, Spring and Summer Sessions. Racks are replenished all semester long.

Eat BCS is included in every copy of the Research Valley Press 4 times per year

Copies of the Research Valley Press are distributed directly to every driveway in many of Bryan-College Station’s best neighborhoods, packed in heat-sealed, transparent polyurethane bags. Neighborhoods reached with 100% saturation include Pebble Creek, Miramount, Indian Lakes, Peach Creek, and the Castlegate subdivisions. Select homes, ones that appear owner occupied and higher income, in areas like College Hills, College Station’s Historic District, and Downtown Bryan receive copies. Approximately 2,000 businesses in Bryan, College Station, and surrounding areas receive from 1 to 5 copies for their employees employees and customers. About 300 public news-stands, hotel lobbies, and waiting rooms in local businesses are stocked with between 10 and 50 “take one” copies. The businesses and public news-stands we select for The Press are not usually in the immediate Texas A&M and Blinn Campus areas. The Press is tailored to those living and working in the Brazos Valley long term, its sister publication, The Scene, distributes in a similar manner to the local campus communities.

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