PRESS RELEASE: KoffeePhoto enters strategic partnership with JetGraph for launching of KoffeePhoto Japan
KoffeePhoto, the free and unlimited online photo sharing solution, enters today a strategic partnership with Tokyo based JetGraph for exclusive operation of KoffeePhoto in Japan
Strasbourg, France / Tokyo, Japan - December 12th, 2007 - KoffeeWare today announced strategic partnership with Tokyo based JetGraph Co Ltd, part of the Chugai Photo group of companies. According to the agreement, JetGraph will handle KoffeePhoto operations in Japan under the KoffeePhoto Japan brand starting in March 2008. KoffeePhoto Japan will include all KoffeePhoto free and unlimited online photo sharing solution and local photo organizing software features. KoffeePhoto Japan will fully interoperate with the world wide available KoffeePhoto photo sharing service.
"With a preview of KoffeePhoto already available into Japanese, our exclusive partnership with JetGraph will help us reaching a consequent market share in Japan while providing our japanese users with a far better user experience thanks to local print services and local support." comments Gilles Pommereuil, President of KoffeeWare, editor of KoffeePhoto.
"We are thrilled to be associated to this novative project." adds Keiichi Shindo, President of JetGraph. "We liked the specificity of KoffeePhoto providing a one-stop solution for photo related tasks, from organizing to storing and to order prints of whatever format."
KoffeePhoto Japan operation is planned to start in March 2008. KoffeePhoto is already available in japanese from http://www.koffeephoto.com/ja .
Started in October 2005, KoffeeWare is dedicated to B2B and B2C groupware solutions running on both desktop computers and handheld devices or mobile phones.
KoffeePhoto is a free photo storing and sharing solution. Based on a distributed storage model it offers virtually unlimited storage capabilities. KoffeePhoto already partners with several major printing companies worldwide.
JetGraph distributes large scale printing solutions in Japan. JetGraph is a company of Chugai Photo group of companies.
KoffeePhoto and KoffeeWare are registered trademarks of KoffeeWare.
(First posted on Tuesday, December 11, 2007 at 18:18 EST)