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Sunday, June 16, 2024
The Demand for Photo Paper is Heating Up:  Don't Get Burned with Low Stock
Stock up on KODAK Photo Paper now for the summer demand!
Sunday, May 19, 2024
Capture a Piece of the Growing Eco-conscious Photo Market with Low-cost KODAK Photo Paper!

Growing market of environmentally conscious consumers

The growing awareness of environmental issues and the desire to protect the planet and live a more sustainable lifestyle have driven the adoption of eco-conscious buying by consumers in all industries, including photography. Photographers are looking for options for eco-friendly printing materials, which often come at a higher price. KODAK Photo Paper offers high-quality prints without the hefty price tag typically associated with sustainable options.

KODAK Wide-Format Media is now FSC®-certified (FSC-C115319)

KODAK Wide-Format Media offers a portfolio of FSC®-certified products, meaning the paper is sourced from responsibly managed forests that ensure trees are replanted and that wildlife and the environment are not harmed.

Check out the new KODAK Premium Satin Photo Paper, 240gsm. This satin-finish paper has the superior quality of the KODAK brand and is one of the most affordable choices on the market. After research and comparison, we are confident that KODAK Premium Satin Photo Paper, 240gsm, is among your most economical options—even after manufacturer’s rebates. This low-gloss, resin-coated photo paper provides rich, true-to-life colors and stunning clarity, with a weight (240 gsm) and thickness (9.5 mil) comparable to other popular brands.

Another low-cost solution is FSC®-certified KODAK PROFESSIONAL Satin Photo Paper, 270gsm, a resin-coated, satin-finish paper with low glare for portraits, fine art reproductions, interior décor, retail, events, and more.

Why pay more when you can get environmentally assured KODAK Photo Paper at a fraction of the price? Find more environmentally friendly products HERE.

To learn more about these products or to order, call us at 888-893-4668, visit KODAKWFMedia.com, or email us at info@KODAKWFMedia.com.

Sunday, May 5, 2024
5 Tips to Celebrate National Photo Month

May is National Photography Month—31 days to celebrate the power of photography and its ability to capture life’s special moments. It’s also the unofficial start of summer filled with graduations, proms, spring dances, weddings, and countless opportunities to create lasting KODAK memories.

Take this occasion to inform your customers of this special event. KODAK Wide-Format Media offers superior color reproduction and high-resolution output that can enhance a photographer’s work and give them a variety of applications.

Build on this free publicity and leverage National Photography Month to connect with your customers in a variety of ways:

  1. Run a Photo Contest: Encourage participants to share their best photos and use the hashtags #celebratephotos #NationalPhotographyMonth #kodakwideformatmedia
  2. Offer Special Deals: Encourage customers to stock up on KODAK media with special offers
  3. Share Photography Tips: Offer tips and best practices
  4. Host an Event: Provide a platform for photographers to engage in photography-focused activities
  5. Social Media Campaign: Encourage customers to share their KODAK moments 

KODAK Wide-Format Media

Our KODAK Support Hub provides many resources to help you make the most of National Photography Month.

 

To order, call us at 888-893-4668, visit KODAKWFMedia.com, or email us at info@KODAKWFMedia.com.

Monday, April 22, 2024
Celebrate Earth Day with Sustainable Printing Solutions: KODAK FSC®-certified paper

Happy Earth Day, the day to celebrate our planet and reflect on ways to positively impact the environment. KODAK is committed to offering eco-friendly printing solutions and has a portfolio of FSC®-certified (FSC-C115319) papers. These papers are sourced from responsibly managed forests that ensure trees are replanted, and that wildlife, local communities, and the environment are not harmed. By buying FSC®-certified products, you help take care of the world’s forests - www.fsc.org.

Sustainability is not only the right thing to do for our environment but also for business. It is fast becoming a requirement to compete in the rapidly growing market of eco-conscious print consumers.

Celebrate Earth Day with Us

  • Spread the word and encourage your customers to embrace sustainable printing practices with FSC®-certified (FSC-C115319) KODAK Wide-Format Media.

Here are just a few of our FSC®-certified media products:


FSC Forests for all forever

Click here to find the complete list of KODAK FSC®-certified media:

To order, call us at 888-893-4668, visit KODAKWFMedia.com, or email us at info@KODAKWFMedia.com.

Monday, March 18, 2024
Flawless Results on All Aqueous Printer Brands

Not all photo papers are created equal. Many are engineered to work best with their own branded printer, and when used on other printer brands, they may achieve less-than-perfect results. This limits your customer’s options. KODAK Photo Paper is different! It has been rigorously tested to work flawlessly with all major aqueous printer brands, including Epson and Canon.

KODAK Photo Paper is a lower-cost option with the guarantee of the KODAK quality brand seal on the back.

For optimum print quality, your customers can access ICC profiles for their printer-paper-ink combination for any brand printer. Offer your customers this versatile photo paper with the KODAK quality assurance.

KODAK PROFESSIONAL Inkjet Photo Paper

For more information or to order, call us at 888-893-4668, visit KODAKWFMedia.com, or email us at info@globalBMG.com.
Sunday, February 25, 2024
New KODAK Photo Paper: One of the most economical options on the market!

As a Print Service Provider, we understand that you strive to offer your customers the highest-quality photo paper at the best price. That's why we urge you to check out the new KODAK Premium Satin Photo Paper, 240gsm. This satin finish paper has the superior quality of the KODAK brand and is one of the most affordable choices on the market. 

After research and comparison, we are confident that KODAK Premium Satin Photo Paper, 240gsm, is among your most economical options — even after manufacturers' rebates.

Not only is it a low-cost solution, but these papers will appeal to your growing number of environmentally-conscious consumers. KODAK Premium Satin Photo Paper, 240gsm, is FSC®-certified (FSC-C115319), meaning it is sourced from responsibly managed forests and that wildlife and the environment are not harmed.

This low-gloss, resin-coated photo paper provides rich, true-to-life colors and stunning clarity, with a weight (240 gsm) and thickness (9.5 mil) comparable to other popular brands.

 Why pay more when you can get the KODAK quality at a fraction of the price?

KODAK Photo Papers are compatible with most printer brands.

To learn more about this new product, call us at 888-893-4668, visit KODAKWFMedia.com, or email us at info@KODAKWFMedia.com

Sunday, February 4, 2024
The Future of Photo and Fine Art Printing...

It’s essential for both resellers and print providers to be aware of upcoming trends in photo and fine art printing to make sound business decisions, take advantage of new market opportunities, and stay ahead in the world of fine art reproductions.

Trends for 2024:
1.    Large-scale Prints
Designers are embracing the grandiose in interiors and are looking to make bold statements that demand attention. KODAK PROFESSIONAL Fine Art and Photo Paper
is designed to print the highest-quality reproductions with sharp details and vibrant colors at any size.
2.    Gallery Walls and Splits
Small prints of varying sizes and shapes hung together to create a “gallery wall” can tell a story and make a space feel unique. Splits that involve printing a single image across multiple panels are also popular and perfect for panoramic landscape photos made possible with smartphones.
3.    New Substrates
Advances in digital printing have made it possible to print on various materials like metal, fabric, or acrylic. These substrates offer a modern look and are a unique departure from paper or canvas.
KODAK PROFESSIONAL Sublimation, Metallic Gloss Film is a heavy, rigid film similar to a Cibachrome-style substrate.
4.    AI-enhanced Photos 
This cutting-edge technology uses artificial intelligence to create realistic photograph-like images.
5.    Sustainable Art Prints
Print providers are looking to adopt more sustainable printing methods and substrates. KODAK Wide-Format Media has a
portfolio of FSC®-certified materials sourced from responsibly managed forests that ensure trees are replanted, and that wildlife is not harmed.

KODAK Wide-Format Media continues to adapt to changes in the market, stay on top of market trends, and offer your customers state-of-the-art KODAK Wide-Format Media designed to fit your customer’s changing needs.
 
For more information and to order, call us at 888-893-4668, visit KODAKWFMedia.com, or email us at info@KODAKWFMedia.com

Wednesday, January 3, 2024
Year in Review: Check out KODAK Products Introduced in 2023!
Are You Offering Your Customers the Latest KODAK Wide-Format Products?

The print industry is thriving with new technology and evolving demands for print professionals. Sustainability, AI, special effects, new substrates, and short-run printing are just a few challenges. KODAK has provided great print solutions for over 120 years based on a history of innovation and research.

In 2023, KODAK Wide-Format Media introduced the following unique, state-of-the-art products:

Offer your customers the latest, cutting-edge printing materials.

Need help getting them on your webstore and marketing assets to promote them? Give us a call at 888-893-4668, visit KODAKWFMedia.com, or email us at info@KODAKWFMedia.com.

Thursday, November 30, 2023
Get Ready for the Holiday Demand Now with KODAK PROFESSIONAL Dry Lab Photo Paper!

The holiday season is approaching, and no other time of year creates such a huge demand for photo prints, greeting cards, invitations, holiday decorations, and other dry lab applications.

Beautiful photos printed on KODAK PROFESSIONAL Dry Lab Photo Paper make cherished gifts and treasured memories for the upcoming holidays.

Don’t let your customers down; stock up with KODAK PROFESSIONAL Dry Lab Photo Papers and inform them that these papers are now FSC®-certified (C115319), which means they are sourced from responsibly managed forests that ensure trees are replanted and that wildlife, local communities, and the environment are not harmed.

Be ready for your Dry Lab customers and offer them sustainable KODAK Dry Lab paper.
•    KODAK PROFESSIONAL Inkjet Lustre Photo Paper DL, 255gsm
•    KODAK PROFESSIONAL Inkjet Gloss Photo Paper DL, 255gsm

* For more great KODAK products and to order, call us at 888-893-4668, visit KODAKWFMedia.com, or email us at info@KODAKWFMedia.com.

Sunday, November 19, 2023
We will be closed for Thanksgiving: Thursday, Nov 23 & Friday, Nov 24

If you need to place orders for KODAK products this week, we are here to help, so please call us by the end of the day on Wednesday, November 22.

To order, call 888-893-4668 or visit us at KODKAWFMedia.com.

We hope you have a fun and safe holiday. Happy Thanksgiving!