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Kodak Alaris blog post at KioskMarketplace

Kodak Alaris blog post at KioskMarketplace

From our post at KioskMarketplace.com: “Kodak Alaris, the Rochester, N.Y.- based spin-off from Eastman Kodak, today unveiled the Kodak Photo Service — a move that opens up the company’s worldwide installed base of more than 100,000 Kodak Picture Kiosks and printers to developers. The program brings to fruition the initial efforts of the Kodak Developer program,(…)

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Exclusive Kodak Alaris interview at Kiosk Marketplace

Exclusive Kodak Alaris interview at Kiosk Marketplace

From our post at KioskMarketplace.com: Earlier this month, the Eastman Kodak Co. completed the sale of its personalized imaging and document imaging businesses to the U.K. Kodak Pension Plan — a move ensuring the Kodak brand continues on with kiosks and consumer film. The new $1.3 billion company, Kodak Alaris, is staffed by experienced Kodak executives who know(…)

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Latest project: The Best Retail Customer Experiences 2013

Latest project: The Best Retail Customer Experiences 2013

One of the recent InfoCircle projects was providing text for the The Best Retail Customer Experiences 2013 report, published by Networld Media Group. Here are the details, from the Networld Media site: “Find out which retailers came out on top in areas such as customer service and online experience. Consumers also weigh in on apps, online(…)

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Photo kiosk observations: A vendor’s view, at KioskMarketplace

Photo kiosk observations: A vendor’s view, at KioskMarketplace

From our post at KioskMarketplace.com: Larry Adams, the senior vice president of Storefront.com, said photo kiosks still struggle to overcome a few archaic notions. Many kiosk vendors are striving to greatly simplify their UI and workflows, but this may actually be a hinderance to retailers. Today’s consumers are well-versed in kiosk usage, and are willing(…)

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Kodak is now a “memories company,” at Kioskmarketplace.com

Kodak is now a “memories company,” at Kioskmarketplace.com

Our friends at Kioskmarketplace.com published our interview with Larry Trevarthen, a top executive of the Retail Systems division of Eastman Kodak Co. In the interview, he talks about how the former undisputed leader in imaging must embrace open systems to thrive in the marketplace: “Kodak is changing from the walled garden approach; this is intentional.(…)

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Photo kiosks at CES, from Kioskmarketplace.com

Photo kiosks at CES, from Kioskmarketplace.com

Amid the 150,000 attendees wandering through 2,500 booths at the 2013 International CES, there was a little action in photo kiosks. Now that the Consumer Electronics Association has partnered with the Photo Marketing Association (PMA), there is a dedicated photography area at the LVH (formerly the Las Vegas Hilton). This is where the photo retailers(…)

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