PNI Digital Media and Aperion Create Rich Libraries of Themes for Photo Gifts
VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA -- (Marketwire) -- 02/01/13 -- PNI
Digital Media (TSX:PN)(OTCBB:PNDMF) ("PNI" or the "Company"), the
leading innovator in online and in-store digital media solutions for
retailers, announced it has partnered with market leader Aperion Inc.
to build rich libraries of dynamic themes and designs that can be
used as part of the PNI Digital Media Platform.
Aperion is a small boutique design house which creates some of the
industry's most notable photo cards, stationery and business products
designs. Aperion's best in-class products are sold through retailers
all over the world, making Aperion one of the largest providers of
themes and designs for the photo market space. As a design innovator,
Aperion has created more than 250,000 designs, including several
thousand only available to PNI retailers. Because they offer so many
art-worthy designs, Aperion is able to cater to all design ideals
with a goal of offering products that not only preserve and share
memories of life's milestones, but also reveal an individual's own
"Libraries of unique, compelling creative themes and designs are
great ways for our retailer partners to capitalize on the consumer
demand for customized products," said Kyle Hall, Chief Executive
Officer of PNI Digital Media. "By partnering with Aperion, along with
other solutions on our Platform already, PNI can offer retailers a
diverse ecosystem of consumer creativity and choice. We plan on
utilizing the Aperion designs within multiple product families
including photobooks, cards and calendars. Unique content is key to
driving up the average order value."
About PNI Digital Media - PNI Digital Media operates the PNI Digital
Media Platform, which provides transaction processing and order
routing services for major retailers. The PNI Digital Media Platform
connects consumer-ordered digital content, whether from online,
in-store kiosks, desktop software or mobile phones, with retailers
that have on-demand manufacturing capabilities for the production of
personalized products such as photos, photo books, photo calendars,
business cards and stationery. PNI Digital Media successfully
generates millions of transactions each year for retailers and their
thousands of locations worldwide.
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