Meredith Corporation's two leading women's titles, Better Homes and Gardens and Ladies' Home Journal, will complete 2003 with a combined 3,627 advertising pages, up nearly 16 percent (501 pages)
compared to the same period last year, according to publisher estimates. Better Homes and Gardens generated 2,116 ad pages, an increase of over 200 pages (11 percent) from 2002. Ladies' Home Journal
will finish the year up 24 percent in advertising pages with a total of 1,511 pages. The title has performed strongly in categories including pharmaceutical, food & beverage and beauty, among others.