BRIDGEWATER, NJ, March 28, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Synchronoss Technologies, Inc. (“Synchronoss” or the “Company”) (Nasdaq: SNCR)a global leader and innovator in cloud, messaging and digital products and platforms, today announced that Kitamura, the leading media retailer in Japan, has launched a white label version of Synchronoss Personal Cloud under the name from PicStorage.
Kitamura is one of Japan’s leading retailers offering image-related services and products including cameras, photo printing, video dubbing, photo studio, photo books and more. The retailer has more than 1,000 outlets across the country with more than 20 million paying visitors each year and around 10 million registered consumers in its online services. With this integration, Kitamura will be able to deliver seamless online and retail experiences with the new PicStorage personal cloud offering.
“In addition to our operator and service provider partners, Synchronoss is exploring new applications for our cloud platform,” said Yosuke Morioka, General Manager of Synchronoss Japan. “Our collaboration with Kitamura and their launch of PicStorage is just one example of how Synchronoss Personal Cloud can be leveraged as a value-added service across multiple industries and verticals. “
Kitamura will offer PicStorage as a subscription service. It will include a branded app and access to an online portal to store, manage and share digital content.
“The launch of PicStorage is a perfect extension of our product and service portfolio,” said Hajime Yanagisawa, Chief Digital Officer & Managing Executive Officer, Kitamura. “Now millions of our customers will be able to save their digital content in the cloud and share it with friends and family. PicStorage allows the customer to discover new ways to organize and enjoy their photos and memories. Kitamura will continue to expand this service with photo-related services that will enhance the customer experience. »
Besides Kitamura, Synchronoss has customers in the United States, Europe and Asia, including Verizon, AT&T, Tracfone, Assurant, Allstate Protection Plans, Telkomsel, BT, Proximus and SFR.
Kitamura is a leading company in the field of photographic and video products and services in Japan. The company has Japan’s largest in-house laboratories (photo and video processing factories) and provides its services and products through more than 1,000 retail stores nationwide and online. It is the company’s mission to provide services to shape customers’ memories not just now but for decades to come, restore photos and rekindle treasured memories.
Synchronoss Technologies (Nasdaq: SNCR) develops software that enables businesses around the world to connect with their subscribers reliably and meaningfully. The company’s product line helps streamline networks, simplify integration and incentivize subscribers to unlock new revenue streams, reduce costs and speed time to market. Hundreds of millions of subscribers trust Synchronoss products to stay in tune with the people, services and content they love. That’s why more than 1,500 talented Synchronoss employees around the world strive every day to reinvent a synchronized world. Learn more about www.synchronoss.com.
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