Archive for March 2014

New LifePics app for iPhones or iPads

The latest LifePics app is free and now available for download at the App Store. It lets customers order their photos through the LifePics Photofinisher Network and then collect them at a local store helping drive your sales and new customer opportunities. The network comprises over 18,000 stores worldwide including CVS, Office Depot and hundreds of other local photofinishers so customers can find one in just about any city they visit.

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Check what’s new in Photo Restoration

If you haven’t logged onto your Photo Restoration account for a while now’s the time to do it. The custom-developed system lets you easily download and print professional Point of Sale materials, place orders and upload original images for more than 20 different services. Photo Restoration is a year round money-spinner so be sure to constantly advertise the various services available.

If have an account but have forgotten your login details simply email Susan. If you don’t have an account don’t delay it’s free to open one!

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ClearShield Liquid Laminate

ClearShield Satin Liquid Laminates offer the same protection as film laminates while saving as much as 60% in production cost.  UV protection, chemical resistance, abrasion resistance and flexibility are just some of the benefits of protecting digital prints and canvas with ClearShield Satin liquid laminates.

To ensure maximum protection Clearshield laminates are specifically formulated for a variety of inks and applications such as Canvas, Fine Art Canvas banners, truck side curtains, fine art prints and vehicle graphics.

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Awareness Awareness Awareness

A story reported by Bill McCurry and recently replayed in an article in Photo Counter, highlighted the successful use of digital signage for a small town, photo store/portrait studio in the UK owned by Peter Davies. Peter attributes much of his Christmas sales uplift at Marlborough Photo Services to the deployment of 9 small screens that run 24/7 advertising, promoting various services ranging from photo gifts to photo products the store can produce from social media and smart phones.

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Video overview of the HP Designjet Z5400 ePrinter

Built specifically to meet the needs of graphics professionals, HP introduced the new HP Designjet Z5400 PostScript ePrinter.

It is the print industry’s first multi-roll large-format ePrinter, allowing users to produce a wider range of high-quality, long-lasting prints efficiently.

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HP Designjet Z5400 44″ Special Offer

Be Quick it wont last

Throughout March, you can purchase the awesomely smart Z5400 Designjet with a bonus $2,100 worth of inks.

That’s right FREE inks.

In addition, you could save even more by trading in one of your existing printers or other devices in your business. It doesn’t even have to be a large-format printer!  So take a look around – do you have a laser or ink-jet printer, multi-function device, computer monitor or PC or scanner that has been taking up room in a corner?  If so, then NOW could be your opportunity to turn that cobweb to your advantage.

This special is exclusively available from Photo Direct and is only valid for orders confirmed between 1st – 31st March 2014.

For more information on the HP Designjet Z5400  click here

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