Great American Media Services: Publishers of Specialty Agriculture and Specialty Retail Magazines



Great American Media Services (GAMS) is an award-winning B2B publisher and event company serving the retail, sports, agriculture and horticulture industries. With more than 50 years of experience, GAMS is the primary source of news and information for every segment of these industries.

Always on the leading edge of what its readership needs and wants, the GAMS staff of experts is dedicated to creating quality editorial content that is eagerly anticipated with each new issue of its print magazines, e-newsletters and digital editions. In addition, the company offers a number of custom marketing solutions for its clients, as well as events that support each industry it serves.


Specialty Retail

Gift Shop | Stationery Trends | Museums & More | Party & Halloween Retailer

Our specialty retail resources reach buyers and retailers across all segments, from stationery and gifts to party and Halloween — and everything in between. Each title consistently delivers the highest quality editorial content, identifying emerging trends, revealing the latest products, and addressing relevant topics to ensure success.

Specialty Agriculture

Fruit Growers News | Vegetable Growers News | Spudman | Produce Processing

Four titles spanning all segments of specialty agriculture make Great American Media Services the No. 1 resource for the industry. For more than 50 years, these titles have served as powerful and reliable sources of information for growers and processors across the country, delivering award-winning editorial content to ensure successful operations.


Coach and Athletic Director | Winning Hoops | The Real AAU Basketball | AAU Volleyball

With 87 years of history and tradition, our Sports titles are the industry’s most trusted resources for quality editorial content covering team sports programs across the nation. Each issue provides insight, strategies, winning plays, emerging products and more for all levels of play – from youth to collegiate athletic programs. In a recent survey of coaches and athletic directors, Coach and Athletic Director magazine ranked No. 1 as their most valuable industry publication.


Greenhouse Product News | Lawn & Garden Retailer

Our horticulture titles continue to dominate the market as the best-read magazines serving commercial growers and garden center retailers. Readers consistently rank these titles as the most preferred, most useful and most read of all industry publications. Covering everything needed to support growing and retail success, subscribers are ensured practical advice, how-to articles, trending products and more in each issue.