PRESS RELEASE: DigitalPost Interactive Signs Agreement with Ritz Camera and Image
To Provide Online Video Gallery Solution to Largest US Camera Retailer
IRVINE, Calif.—April 12, 2010—DigitalPost Interactive (OTCBB: DGLP - News), a leader in the digital media-sharing and social networking space, today announced a contract with privately held Ritz Camera & Image, Inc., America’s premier imaging retail destination, to develop an online video gallery based on DigitalPost’s award-winning interactive digital media platform.
Scheduled for a late second-quarter 2010 launch, Ritz Camera & Image’s consumer web site, www.RitzPix.com, will feature advanced video technology that enables subscribers—amateurs and professionals—to upload any type of video files to a personalized “Video Gallery” to organize, manage, edit, share and store video content in a secure environment.
“With the addition of a video solution, subscribers will be able to host and share both videos and photos seamlessly in a single destination,” comments Peter Tahmin, vice president of RitzPix.com. “In a future phase, subscribers will also be able to access, manage and share their video galleries through approximately 2,000 kiosks located in more than 300 Ritz Camera stores throughout the United States.”
“The addition of a video gallery supports our new partner’s business strategy to broaden its capabilities to serve the evolving needs of its customers and attract new customers, many of which are moving toward video as well. The technology that will be offered will include world class editing functionality as well as personalized access and security” commented DigitalPost Chief Executive Michael Sawtell.
About DigitalPost Interactive
DigitalPost Interactive is a SaaS (Software as a Service) and application provider that delivers B2B and B2C digital media-sharing solutions that are both easy to offer and easy to use. The company's visually-stunning, user-friendly Web 2.0 technology gives consumers a single, engaging place online for permanently storing and sharing a lifetime of digital media and memories, connecting with family and friends, and keeping organized in today's digital world.
Completely scalable and re-brandable, DigitalPost Interactive's technology gives companies in the photo, travel, entertainment, sports, and other vertical markets a fast and efficient way to offer dynamic Web 2.0 products and services. This technology can create exciting new revenue streams for all companies looking to monetize this emerging new Internet opportunity. For more information about DigitalPost Interactive or its consumer site TheFamilyPost.com, please visit http://www.dglp.com/.
About Ritz & Wolf Camera & Image
Ritz & Wolf Camera & Image is America’s premier retail destination for cameras and imaging. With a legacy of nearly 100 years, Ritz & Wolf Camera & Image is a leader in the exciting and evolving world of image technology. Always a leader in price and quality, Ritz & Wolf is ranked by Consumer Reports as a top five electronics store, and is the highest ranking destination for camera and imaging products based on service, product quality and buying ease. Ritz & Wolf Camera & Image is headquartered in Washington, D.C. and operates more than 300 stores in 36 states from coast to coast. RitzPix.com is the company's online site for all imaging needs, and offers a range of products in one hour that is unrivaled anywhere in the world. Ritz & Wolf has dedicated its legacy to empowering consumers to share, display and save all of life’s treasured memories.
(First posted on Monday, April 12, 2010 at 16:08 EDT)