MGM Grand SkyLofts Suites

How takes care of its employees at the SkyLofts Suites at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas during one of our regular company adventures. Holiday party in Las Vegas video

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Save 10% off our new Mixbook Family History Albums; spend $15 or more! Use code FALLMIX10. Ends September 30!

New Family History Themed Mixbook Photo Albums You Design Online in Minutes!
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AutoMix is our latest and greatest feature, allowing anyone to create a photobook in mere seconds. It is simple and easy to use, and completely revolutionary. Using innovative technology, we’ve created a way to lay out all your photos in a beautiful and ready-to-print book. Just pick a theme, select some photos, and you’re done! You can edit it how you like by adding text, changing the backgrounds, and customizing it until you’re satisfied. AutoMix makes creating a photobook easier than ever before!

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Delta Air Lines, Inc: An Entrepreneurial Innovator

Yes, Delta Air Lines’ primary business objective is to safely get passengers to their destinations, but the story behind how they do it is a masterful entrepreneurial case study.

From the tens-of-millions of pictures that digitizes, every order has something in common with airlines; travel pictures are regularly included within each order and create much of the treasured memories that become lifelong photo keepsakes. [Separately, Dan Carp, Delta’s board chairman is an old time friend and the inspiration behind our success and reason we too constantly innovate our business model. Based also on Mr. Carp’s prior leadership as the Eastman Kodak Company’s CEO, it is no surprise that the airline is also so resourceful and steadfast in its resolve to always be creating new ways to be more efficient.]

Earlier this week, I attended the Kioskcom Self Service Expo in Las Vegas and experienced one of those educational lessons where you do not want it to end and take voluminous notes and garner inspiring ideas from. The visionary keynote speaker with sprightly ideas was Josh Weiss, Managing Director of

Just as how my company advanced from its early days – back in 1990 when we just developed film and printed pictures – into today’s international photo imaging ecommerce business and retail presence, Delta Air Lines, the world’s largest airline, also is an entirely new company today. As is in the picture business, Delta Air Lines is all about airplanes, but it is what is behind how they do their magic that sparks real innovations.

From Mr. Weiss’ presentation, it is clear that the airline is much more about convenience than just flying passengers to destinations. Delta Air Lines has designed the world’s most appealing and friendly interactive kiosk service and Ecommerce online solutions to speed up passenger experiences. They are constantly innovating. Just thirteen years ago, there were no kiosks in use by the airline, today, nearly 80% of all passenger transactions are placed from the electronic terminals rather than at the ticket counter.

Just as how we use our banks of Kodak photo kiosks at our Irvine-based retail photo center to compliment every customer experience, Delta Air Lines also is simplifying and improving their passenger’s encounters.

Their objective is to keep customers happy.

An example is a new iPhone application that displays an electronic barcode boarding pass which is scanned at the gate – no more wasteful paper tickets. Today, customers at Delta gates experience literally no waiting due to the new Delta kiosks which interact with passengers and cause the airline’s employees to step out from behind the counter to personalize the ticketing experience and interact more as friends than robots.

Mr. Weiss explained that to further simplify the kiosk experience, even though there are multiple language selections, they made it super-easy. The proof is that rather than an “Order Now” prompt, the call to action has been minimized to just one word: “Start.” They made things really simple. At we will follow that lesson by also simplifying our order prompts to just: “Start.”

These are shrewd lessons for all entrepreneurs to question how you too can constantly enhance your customer experience, while always be thinking and changing the way your company does business. At Delta Air Lines, nothing is stagnant and they are always inventing the next new service feature. Their commitment to passenger check-in kiosks is central to why Delta Air Lines is so entrepreneurial.

Each kiosk boasts plenty of personal space for luggage. They even position the kiosks to minimize any distractions for shadows caused by glare from outside sunlight. As for the airline’s self-service and Ecommerce business. I asked Mr. Weiss how he integrates social network marketing and Twitter into their business. He explained that when a corporate message is posted, there is not the same level of credibility as when it comes from a customer. There is more value when a message comes from peers, rather than just from his department. When sends out a message they might get a handful of replies, when it comes from customers, dozens of responses are generated.


Dear Mom, Use This E-Gift Card-Certificate to Enjoy Beautiful Photo Memories

Not sure what to get for Mother’s Day? Give her everything – share those thousands of snapshot family photo memories as newly scanned digital keepsakes. E-Gift Card-Certificates
Now Available For Mother’s Day
There are special stories to share and emotional memories from every snapshot, but most are tucked away in draws and haven’t been shared in decades. That is why Mother’s Day will be extra special this year when you buy E-Gift Card-Certificates and prepaid fill-the-box photo scanning to present to Mom on May 10th. All orders are fulfilled and prepared for same day mailing
Give an instant gift!

You choose the amount from $25 to $500. Each is redeemable for our entire menu of online photo scanning services – including our just updated, Platinum Premier Photo Scanning Package – all-inclusive with loads of extra additions for one low price.
It takes a minute to order online and Mom also instantly receives your free Mother’s Day personalized gift message from you and the online secured access code via email.
Any questions, use our 24/7 free Live Support help desk at We are here right now! And, Mom will also have access to the help desk. Remember, all photo scanning orders are completed and mailed back the same day.
Share this unique photo scanning gift with Mom and will help make it an extra special Mother’s Day! Joins NAPO (Natl Assn Professional Organizers)

NAPO is a group of about 4,200 professional organizers dedicated to helping individuals and businesses bring order and efficiency to their lives. The vision is to have the world recognize the value of organizing and turn to NAPO as the leading organizing authority. Its mission is to develop, lead, and promote professional organizers and the organizing industry.

In addition to serving professional organizers, like the services provided by to unclutter and digitize generations of analog family photo memories , NAPO aims to help consumers and those interested in becoming professional organizers.

NAPO is also a national member of the National Preparedness Month coalition. The U.S. Department of Homeland Security sponsors National Preparedness Month annually in September. It’s never too early to begin planning for these public-awareness campaigns.

At, we provide year-round help in preparing and protecting your family’s entire photo history from natural disasters, decay, fading and even the damage caused by a family divorce, where photos are often, otherwise neglected or unable to be divided. Other easy-to-use services include instantly and affordable online photo ordering, custom photo albums, folded photo greeting cards, custom photo restoration, Kodak Picture Movie DVDs to share your photos on TV, and hundreds of other photo imaging services.

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Ring us, 24/7 on the free instantly help desk, the international photo imaging and scanning company, based in Irvine, Calif. has joined The National Association of Professional Organizers as an Associate Member.

Photo Op: President Obama Orange County Visit

How to instantly save 50% off all Kodak photo kiosk orders at [30 Minute Photos Etc.] from your photos with President Obama.

With much of Orange County buzzing about today’s visit by President Barack Obama, many local businesses are also getting involved.

At you will save 50% on all Kodak photo kiosk orders. Every person lucky enough to hold a golden ticket to attend the town hall meeting in Costa Mesa with the President has something in common. They all will have a digital camera with them.

Click here to view these how-to videos to learn about the Kodak photo kiosks.

To help commemorate this historic presidential visit, is opening up their Irvine retail photo center to all those attending the event, or have pictures of the president, his motorcade or Air Force One. Whether the photos are from during the campaign, the inauguration or other events, bring it in.

Through March 28th, bring your pictures from the presidential visit to and instantly save 50% off all our in-store Kodak photo kiosk orders, including photo collages (see above sample), Kodak Picture Movie DVDs, custom DIY photo albums, photo announcement cards and much more. Some restrictions apply. See this link for more info on the Kodak Photo Kiosks. To redeem this 50% discount, at least one picture must include President Obama or be related to his March 18th visit. In-store discount only for Kodak photo kiosk orders, cannot be applied to online orders or custom services.

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How to Win a Free KODAK Zi6 HD Video Camera on Twitter

Been wanting a Kodak Zi6 HD Video Camera? Follow @ScanMyPhotos for a chance to win one!
It’s all about you. It’s all about preserving your special and unexpected photo memories. And, it’s FREE! is randomly providing one of our Twitter followers with a free KODAK Zi6 Pocket Video Camera. These award-winning KODAK cameras are all the buzz on Twitter and now it can be yours.
HOW TO ENTER: Just follow on Twitter and you automatically are eligible to win. If you don’t already have a Twitter account, sign up, it’s free too. Make sure to follow us at by Monday, March 16th. The winner will be announced and posted on Tuesday, March 17th. Only U.S. residents are eligible for this random drawing, no purchase necessary and retweet this link so your friends can win too. Any questions, reach us on our 24/7 Live Support help desk or email:

Good luck! – “Pictures are Everything… We Make Yours Last a Lifetime and More”

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