Since launching in July, the MailPix team has been working to build connections with key bloggers and personalities, along with continuous social media, public relations and promotional activities.
-- Fred H. Lerner, President and CEO, MailPix
Huntington Beach, CA (PRWEB) January 03, 2013
MailPix.com, the new photo-printing site, reported its top-selling photo gift product categories from 2012, its first holiday shopping season. More than 80,000 visitors went to the site during the shopping season.
Topping the list in the photo gift product category was snowflake ornaments, followed by fleece blankets and wallet magnets. Rounding out the top-five list were 4x6 magnets and reusable grocery bags.
The most popular greeting card sizes were 4x8 slimline cards, followed by 5x7 folded cards and 5x7 photo cards.
“MailPix was able to achieve impressive growth in just a few short months of operation,” says Fred H. Lerner, president and CEO, MailPix. “Since launching in July, the MailPix team has been working to build connections with key bloggers and personalities, along with continuous social media, public relations and promotional activities. These grassroots efforts brought MailPix many new customers who enjoyed our industry-leading Facebook and Instagram integration, attractive website, wide product selection and affordable prices. This has positioned the company well for success in 2013.”
Founded in 2012, MailPix.com is the pre-eminent site for preserving photo memories as photo books, prints, cards, enlargements and other tangible products. The goal of MailPix is to keep costs low and to pass savings along to consumers. The MailPix site uses the latest technologies to compete head-to-head with established companies in the $2 billion photo personalization market. Featuring industry-leading Facebook and Instagram integration, MailPix is poised to help consumers make photo memories from the more than 70 percent of Facebook posts containing images.
Founder and CEO Fred H. Lerner has had a long photo-industry career including executive roles with Eastman Kodak, Berkey Film Processing, Qualex Inc., Lerner Processing Labs and Ritz Interactive. The MailPix board of advisors includes James Joaquin of Catamount Ventures, formerly president and CEO of Ofoto; Ted McGrath former President of Fujifilm, USA and General Manager of Kodak’s Consumer Imaging Division; Gary Pageau, of InfoCircle and former Publisher, Content Development and Strategic Initiatives at Photo Marketing Association International (PMAI); William A. Roskin, board member of Martha Stewart Living Omnimedia, Inc. (NYSE: MSO) and is the former Executive Vice President of Viacom, Inc. (NASDAQ: VIAB); Oscar B. (Bud) Marx III, chairman of Amerigon (NASDAQ: ARGN) and is the former President & General Manager, Ford of Mexico and CFO of Ford, Europe; Bruce Charles, a founder of the law firm, Charles, Kane & Dye LLP; Gary Kramer, the founder and a co-managing partner of Kramer & Olsen Accountancy Corp.; and Peter Tahmin, an advisor to Powsumer.com and former vice president, RitzPix.com.