Calif. - Online photo service Snapfish by HP has partnered with Walmart
and New York drug store chain Duane Reade to offer the ability to pick up
lab-quality photo prints or photo cards ordered on Snapfish.com.
The service will enable customers to order prints on line and
pick them up at a local store within an one hour. The program will be offered
at 3,350 participating Walmart stores
nationwide, Snapfish said.
Beginning Nov. 14, Snapfish customers also will be able to pick
up lab-quality photos from 200 Duane Reade
locations in the greater New York City
Duane Reade customers also be able to order and pickup large
poster prints, wall calendars, hardcover photo books and photo cards at select
Snapfish customers are notified of the nearest pickup location in
their area after entering their zip code at checkout.
"We are committed to offering Snapfish customers the ultimate in
choice and convenience when it comes to printing their digital photos and
gifts," said Ben Nelson, Snapfish by HP general manager. "Our relationships
with Walmart and Duane Reade extend our reach and leadership in the
print-to-store category, making our prints available for pickup in more than
10,000 retail locations nationwide."
The collaboration with Duane Reade expands upon an earlier HP
Retail Publishing Solutions partnership between the chain and HP announced
earlier in the year.