New Instant Kiosk Solution Enables Retailers to Offer Unique Photo Products with Virtually No Labor
Valhalla, NY, February 02, 2010 – FUJIFILM North America Corporation today announced that it will display its new GetPix II at PMA 2010. This cutting edge kiosk solution makes it easier than ever before for consumers to instantly create fun products with their digital images. This latest edition to Fujifilm’s GetPix® kiosk line-up offers a duplex print solution complete with a finisher that is capable of automatically folding and binding for on demand, Fun books, Fun cards, and Fun calendars. Consumers are empowered to design and instantly produce fun products and share their images with a new level of creativity.
“Fujifilm is continually developing new solutions that enable the consumer to quickly create fun and exciting high quality products that can easily be shared with friends and family”, said John Meyer, vice president of marketing, Equipment, Imaging Division, FUJIFILM North America Corporation. “As the demand for photo gift products continues to rise, the GetPix II is an excellent solution to meet the customer’s demand for instant photo products.”
The fully automated GetPix II combines Fuji Xerox’s xerographic printing technology and Fujifilm’s proprietary Image IntelligenceTM Technology to create high quality output. In addition to 4”x6” prints, it can instantly produce finished and folded Fun books, Fun cards, and Fun calendars ranging in sizes from 6”x6” up to 5.5”x8.5”. This system, when combined with Fujifilm’s ASK 2500 and ASK 4000 dye sublimation printers, becomes a complete instant kiosk solution.
Fujifilm’s GetPix II demonstrates the company’s continued investment in new technologies that allow retailers to drive new revenue streams through the availability of expanded personalized photo products.
The GetPix II will be available in summer 2010.
FUJIFILM North America Corporation, a marketing subsidiary of FUJIFILM Corporation, consists of five operating divisions. Imaging sells consumer and commercial photographic products and services including film, one-time-use cameras, online photo services and fulfillment, digital printing equipment and service. Electronic Imaging markets consumer digital cameras. Graphic Systems supplies products and services to the printing industry. Motion Picture provides motion picture film. FUJIFILM Canada Inc., which markets a range of Fujifilm products and services, will become a subsidiary of FUJIFILM North America Corporation as of April 1, 2010. For more information, please visit www.fujifilm.com/northamerica , or go to www.twitter.com/fujifilmus to follow Fujifilm on Twitter. To receive news and information direct from Fujifilm via RSS, subscribe at www.fujifilmusa.com/rss.
FUJIFILM Holdings Corporation, Tokyo, Japan, brings continuous innovation and leading-edge products to a broad spectrum of industries, including electronic imaging, photofinishing equipment, medical systems, life sciences, graphic arts, flat panel display materials, and office products, based on a vast portfolio of digital, optical, fine chemical and thin film coating technologies. The company was among the top 25 companies around the world granted U.S. patents in 2009, and in the year ended March 31, 2009, had global revenues of $25 billion. Fujifilm is committed to environmental stewardship and good corporate citizenship. For more information, please visit www.fujifilmholdings.com.
About Fuji Xerox
Fuji Xerox, a 75/25 joint venture between Fujifilm Holdings Corporation and Xerox Corporation, is a leading provider of document management systems throughout Japan and Asia Pacific regions and designs and manufactures multifunction devices and color printing systems for Xerox worldwide. Fuji Xerox provides business solutions by enhancing the management and utilization of documents, from analog and digital data to graphics and movies, aimed at increasing business and corporate quality through the creation and circulation of knowledge. Fuji Xerox’s operations include the office products, office printer, production services and office services businesses. XEROX® is a trademark of XEROX CORPORATION.
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