WOONSOCKET, R.I., Nov. 14, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- CVS/pharmacy announces that shoppers can now wirelessly upload images from their mobile devices to a KODAK Picture Kiosk, to create a wide variety of photo products such as Photo Books, Personal Greetings, Calendars, and more, at CVS/pharmacy Photo Center locations nationwide. This new service is just in time for the holidays, allowing customers to quickly create photo gifts for family, friends and colleagues.
"With the addition of the new in-store mobile printing service, available at thousands of CVS/pharmacy Photo Centers, our customers have another convenient option for creating photo gifts and greeting cards," said Rob Price, Chief Marketing Officer for CVS/pharmacy. "Offering Wi-Fi access at our photo kiosks is part of our ongoing commitment to provide our customers with easy one-stop shopping for personalized gifts this holiday season."
To access the service, customers must download the free KODAK Kiosk Connect App – available in Google Play or the Apple App Store – to wirelessly and securely import personal photos from their mobile device to CVS/pharmacy Kodak Picture Kiosks. Once the mobile device is successfully synced to the Kodak Picture Kiosk, customers are shown simple and intuitive steps to get started and begin creating their products.
As the number of customers using mobile app photo technology steadily climbs, this CVS/pharmacy service provides a new way to quickly preserve and share memories with friends and family. Whether shoppers seek to personalize photo cards and invitations for gatherings, or spruce up their home with wall decor such as Canvas Prints or Posters – the new service makes it easier than ever.
In addition to expanding in-store photo services, CVS/pharmacy currently offers shoppers on-the-go printing options with the CVS/pharmacy Mobile app, allowing them to easily print photos directly from their smartphone or from their CVSphoto.com account for pick up, at a local CVS/pharmacy the very same day. The CVS/pharmacy Mobile app can also be downloaded through the Apple App Store or Google Play.
CVS/pharmacy, the retail division of CVS Caremark Corporation (NYSE: CVS), is America's leading retail pharmacy with more than 7,400 CVS/pharmacy and Longs Drug stores. CVS/pharmacy is reinventing pharmacy to help people on their path to better health by providing the most accessible and personalized expertise, both in its stores and online at CVS.com. General information about CVS/pharmacy and CVS Caremark is available at http://info.cvscaremark.com.
Press Contact: Erin Pensa CVS/pharmacy T: 401.770.4786 E : EPensa@cvs.com