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PhotoBox Group acquires posterXXL
PhotoBox Holdco Limited (PhotoBox), Europes well known digital consumer service for personalized picture products and gifts has acquired Munich-based posterXXL, a successful service in Germanys online photo print market. The announcement follows the acquisition of Spanish market leader, Hofmann in December 2014, and marks another major milestone in PhotoBoxs strategy to lead the European personalisation space by adding the popular PosterXXL brand to its portfolio of the PhotoBox, Moonpig, PaperShaker, Sticky9, Hofmann and Posterjack trade marks.
PMA to host new industry conferencein San Francisco
Photo Marketing Assocation International (PMA) has announced a new event for the photo and imaging industry. InnovationNow is to take place September 27 and 28, 2015 at the Hilton Parc 55, San Francisco, California, USA. Designed as Photo Business and Technology Summit, the event will feature high-caliber speakers discussing products, concepts and strategies that enable manufacturers, imaging service providers and retailers as well as photographers, studios and software developers to offer consumers new ways to experience their pictures and memories in social and mobile networks.
PMA calls for Industry Initiative to Provide Secure Imaging Services
In the wake of several North American mass retailers temporarily shutting down their photo websites due to a possible data breach at a third party service provider, Photo Marketing Association International (PMAI) calls for an industry initiative to provide consumers with easy-to-use and interoperable platforms that enable photo enthusiasts to experience their memories anywhere, any time and order innovative picture products securely and efficiently. The statement follows precaution measures by major retailing companies including Rite Aid, CVS, Costco and Wal-Mart Canada, who temporarily shut down their photo service websites administered bei PNI, Vancouver, B.C., Canada. According to published reports, the British retailer, Tesco, is also affected
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