NCB's Bar IQ Product Showcase Ad Specs

Examples of advertisement options for Questex are below, along with specifications. For questions, please contact

What is NCB's Bar IQ Product Showcase? NCB's Product Showcase is a dedicated section in the Bar IQ weekly newsletter. Clients who purchase this ad type receive their product listing featured in the newsletter as well as under the Resources section on the website.

Product Showcase listings are classified-style ads that run consecutively on the website and in the newsletter over a period of time.

Submitting Creative Materials

Materials Due Date: Creative is due 2 Mondays before the ad goes live (ex: if the ad begins the week of January 22nd, creative is due by Monday, January 8th).

When submitting creative, please send the following items:

  • Image
  • Title
  • Byline
  • Body Text
  • URL



Image: 250px × 190px (.gif, .jpg - static image files only). Automatically resizes to 200px × 150px in newsletter.
Title: 100 characters or less (including spaces)
Byline: Proper client name (Sponsored by: CLIENT). 70 characters or less (including spaces).
Body Text: 600 characters or less (including spaces) and a limit of 2 paragraphs (bulleted lists count as a paragraph).
URL: One target URL