Still Hot and Fresh After 20 Years 125,000 direct connections to the largest total pizza audience —————– Scroll down for our 2017 Media Kit —————–



“I love PMQ and make my people read it every month. I wholeheartedly recommend it to all of my franchisees, but I hope my competitors don’t read it!”

— Sean Brauser,

Founder/CEO, Romeo’s Pizza


Delivering More Readers in More Ways Than Ever Before

PMQ Pizza Magazine: The Must-Read Magazine For Pizza Professionals

PMQ Pizza Magazine is more than just the pizza industry’s must-read business magazine. We are a fully integrated multimedia publishing company that uses every available tool—print, video, online, social media, webinars, digital, sponsored content and e-newsletters—to build relationships with pizza restaurant owners and decision-makers.

From PizzaTV and the Think Tank to Facebook, Twitter and Instagram, PMQ delivers more readers in more ways than you ever thought possible. Whatever your advertising needs, we will create a multimedia package—including print, web and video—that fits your budget and maximizes your marketing reach!

In today’s competitive marketplace, one advertising platform is not enough. With PMQ, there are no limits!


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I consider PMQ required reading for every pizza pro who wants to remain competitive.

— John Arena, owner, Metro Pizza —



Video: The Future of Content Marketing



Working with our advertisers, PMQ crafts video content that pizza restaurant owners need—and want—to watch every single day!

64% of consumers are more likely to buy a product after watching a video about it. —(comScore)

We are living in the age when mobile devices can give customers a quick overview of your product without overwhelming them with text. PMQ has long been the No. 1 provider of pizza-relevant video content. From our popular “PMQ’s Pizza Kitchen” recipe videos and “Biz Tips” to “Product Spotlight” videos and more, PMQ already reaches the industry’s decision-makers every day with highly targeted video content that’s engaging, informative and useful.


Video Sponsorship Opportunities:

Your company’s logo/website URL will be displayed at the beginning and end of each video.

Adventures In Pizza

Explore the wild, wonderful world of pizza in this fun, fast-paced video series that captures the spirit of the Food Network’s best programming.

The Slice

This entertainment news show spotlights the quirky characters and offbeat products and promotions that make the pizza industry unique.

Marketing Magic

An in-depth look at various marketing tools, from social media to eblasts, that can grow a pizzeria’s bottom line.

65% of business executives have visited a vendor’s site after watching a video. —(Forbes)

Paid Programming Opportunities

Your company’s product or service takes center stage in these videos designed to maximize your exposure while educating pizzeria operators.

PMQ’s Pizza Kitchen

PMQ’s hosts use and talk about your products in this popular series spotlighting recipes for everything from pizzas and pastas to appetizers, desserts and artisan menu items.

Product Spotlight/Vendor Videos

We put our experienced and talented video team to work for you, shooting and editing videos that highlight your products at industry trade shows and events.

Create Your Own Video

Already have a video of your own? We’ll make sure the entire industry sees it by embedding it with your paid display ad in PMQ’s digital edition and spotlighting it on


PMQ Magazine has helped me launch the Master Pizza franchise and take it to the next level. I get all my Groupon U.S. Pizza Team updates and I check out each month what other companies are doing with their marketing. I also check out the equipment reviews before I make any major purchases.

— Michael LaMarca, owner, Master Pizza —

Tell Your Story in Your Own Words

Only PMQ offers multiple sponsored content opportunities that let you deliver your message directly to the industry’s decision-makers.



You know your product better than anyone. SmartMarket, PMQ Pizza Magazine’s sponsored content section, lets you bypass the media filter and communicate directly with an eager readership that’s hungry for moneymaking ideas! SmartMarket is more than an ad—it’s your story, told in your words, with your branding message, your logo and your images. With SmartMarket you can:

  • Deliver your brand message in articles ranging between 400 words (one page) and 800 words (two pages)
  • Promote your products and services with highly targeted, reader-friendly content to help PMQ’s readers sell more pizza
  • Feature your full-page display ad as the centerpiece of the layout
  • Create your own SmartMarket articles or collaborate with PMQ’s staff to craft the perfect piece


Recipe of the Month

Our readers love recipes—it’s one surefire way to grab their attention! Get your recipe spotlighted as our Recipe of the Month, a two-page advertorial spread that includes:

  • Your recipe and instructions
  • Your company name and logo
  • Your high-resolution color photograph of the final pizza or dish
  • Your full-page ad directly opposite the recipe
  • Related PMQ editorial about the recipe’s main ingredient

Recipe of the Month can feature any menu item, including pizza, appetizers, entrees and desserts


Idea Zone

Got a product or service that can help our readers make more money? The Idea Zone is the place for you. Half ad, half editorial, you’ll get full-page exposure for only $3,500. You can write it yourself or collaborate with PMQ’s staff to craft the perfect story!


Sponsored content offers guaranteed exposure for your company. Contact your PMQ account executive today and let us help you extend your market reach!

Digital Opportunities

Reach 25,000 unique visitors every month at

Attracting more than 25,000 unique visitors every month, is the pizza industry’s No. 1 magazine website, period. It’s also the only industry website that’s audited by the BPA, which means you know our numbers are real—and our audience is huge!

With, your advertising message enjoys round-the-clock exposure, ensuring that the industry’s real decision-makers will know who you are and where to find you. And our specialized ad tracking and analytical tools help you fully evaluate your ad campaign’s success. We’ll tell you the exact number of click-throughs your ad receives and even provide a detailed monthly report that lets you compare your results to those of other advertisers. is the most visited pizza magazine website, and the only one audited by the BPA.

Click Here to Download our 2016 BPA Report


Become a New Media Rock Star

New media keeps evolving, and PMQ has evolved with it. Using a range of new media platforms and tools, PMQ offers on-demand access to your brand message anytime, anywhere, on any computer or mobile device. From the interactivity of social media and webinars to our weekly e-newsletter and digital magazine, PMQ keeps you connected 24/7 to the industry’s buyers and decision-makers.


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Digital Edition Advertising Opportunities 

Display ads in PMQ’s digital edition enjoy an extended “after-life” on the Internet and bonus exposure opportunities. With 20,000 page views every month, PMQ’s digital edition offers a wide range of advertising options you can’t find in print:

  • Custom videos
  • Custom hyperlinks to your website
  • Product slideshows
  • Leaderboard ads
  • Digital blow-ins and bellybands
  • This Week in Pizza, our weekly e-newsletter

I have been associated with PMQ magazine for several years now. I’ve learned so much helpful information from its pages, from sales tactics to delicious recipes! Every month I can’t wait to see what the next issue has to offer!

— Jesse Ryan, Assistant Kitchen Manager, Mellow Mushroom, Cartersville, GA —

PMQ Pizza Magazine International

PMQ China

PMQChina_CoverPMQ China, is the first and only pizza magazine dedicated to the pizza industry in China and to publish entirely in Chinese. PMQ China provides industry news and market trends to Pizza operators, food distributors, equipment suppliers and pizza professionals. PMQ is proud to serve the Chinese pizza industry.


PMQ Australia

pmqaustraliaPMQ’s Pizza Australia is more than a pizza magazine, it is the pizza industry’s BUSINESS magazine. In addition to features on Australia’s most successful pizza shop owners and operators, we work to bring useful editorial on the business side to readers as well as the culinary and beverage markets of the restaurant industry.


PMQ Russia

pmqrussiaIntroducing PMQ Russia, the first Pizza Restaurant Magazine serving the 5,000 most influential business leaders of the Russian Pizza Market.


Friends of PMQ

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Pizza E Pasta Italiana was born in 1989, and delivering 80,000 copies per month is the most widely used magazine in the specific sector especially in the area of catering with classic pizzas and beverages.


pizzaecorePizza E Core

Pizza&core International is targeted at bringing the culture of the “Made in Italy” pizza all around the world, ensuring that pizzaiolos in every corner of the globe who are curious to learn more of the Italian tradition can find it here.

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