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Kodak Alaris has released a new suite of apps that makes it easier to create and pick up personalised photo products from participating stores and Kodak Picture kiosks. The apps allow users to select photos from any iOS or Android smartphone, and to create a personalised photo product anywhere anytime. All they need to do is choose the image layout and select the nearest participating retailer for collection. Additionally, the Kodak Moments App for smartphones can also connect directly to a Kodak Picture Kiosk via Wi-Fi to allow individual images to be loaded directly from the handset to the kiosk to create a variety of products.For Facebook enthusiasts, the Kodak Moments app offers a solution to print Facebook albums or favourite Facebook photos.
Kodak Press Release
Introducing Kodak Moments App: create and print photo products on the go
- It’s never been easier to print photos, greeting cards, calendars and photobooks - thanks to the brand-new Kodak Moments App
- Available on mobile, Facebook and PC
- Create and place orders anywhere, collect from the nearest store
HEMEL HEMPSTEAD, March 2014- Building on its consumer focused personalised photo product range, Kodak Alaris presents Kodak Moments App, a new suite of apps that makes it even easier to create and pick up personalised photo products from participating stores and Kodak Picture kiosks.
Download the free Android, iOS* smartphone and Facebook apps, or the Create@home software to a PC, to quickly and easily create photo products on the go or at home. Kodak Moments App comes as a direct response to changing needs: busier lifestyles and an increased need for mobile compatible solutions.
Images can be selected from any iOS or Android smartphone, and with a few simple clicks, anyone can create a personalised photo product anywhere anytime. Choose the image layout and select the nearest participating retailer for collection. Once an e-mail confirmation has been received, present your order ID code to the retailer or key into a Kodak Picture kiosk to receive the photo product.
For those consumers already in store, the Kodak Moments App for smartphone can also connect directly to a Kodak Picture Kiosk using on board Wi-Fi. Via the app – individual images can be loaded directly from the handset to the kiosk to create a variety of products.
For Facebook enthusiasts, the Kodak Moments app offers a great solution to print Facebook albums, or favourite Facebook photos. Choose from any of your own or friends and family Facebook images to create photo prints, photobooks, greeting cards and social prints. Design your creation just the way you want, with captions and layouts. Then place your order at your nearest store to collect.
For those who like to take their time and allow their imagination to really run wild when creating a photobook, Create@home software can be loaded onto a PC. With a wide range of design options and templates Create@home provides creative inspiration whatever the occasion. Simply design and send direct to a local retailer to pick up a Kodak Moments photobook or greeting card, the perfect customisable gift.
“The introduction of the Kodak Moments app, demonstrates that Kodak Alaris leads with innovations sensitive to an ever changing consumer needs heavily influenced by online and mobile. It’s also a fantastic milestone to launch our first innovative product to UK consumers as Kodak Alaris. We are proud to be innovating and creating products and services that our customers love to use and own.” said Paul Davey, Kodak Alaris’ UK marketing manager.
* The iOS version of the app is available from the App Store. The Android version of the app is available on Google Play.
About Kodak Alaris Personalized Imaging Business:
This business combines a unique heritage, expertise and ongoing innovation to market high-quality imaging products and services online, in store and on mobile devices. The Kodak Personalized Imaging business consists of Retail Systems Solutions, the world leader in retail photo kiosks and dry lab systems, offering retailers a competitive advantage in the photo services market; Paper & Output Systems, offering photo specialty retailers, professional and wholesale labs, and photographers the broadest portfolio of traditional photographic paper and workflow solutions; Film Capture, offering consumers and professionals an award-winning range of still-camera film products; and Event Imaging Solutions, providing digital souvenir photography services and solutions at theme parks, iconic destinations, resorts and other markets worldwide. For more information, please visit www.kodak.com/go/PI