Meijer Photo allows shoppers to get photo gifts in an hour

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. Meijer shoppers now have a chance to develop unique photo gifts, usually within an hour. The Midwest retailer recently launched Meijer Photo, Powered by HP. The touchscreen photo kiosks feature state-of-the-art digital equipment to create a variety of photo products, including posters, calendars and college photo books, which photo department manager Pete Heinz said are becoming very popular.

“Our customers also now have the opportunity to create personalized holiday cards, allowing them the flexibility to create cards with their own images right up until the 11th hour,” Heinz added. We’re seeing customers still coming in to our stores in the middle of December to get holiday cards personalized with their family photos.”

The photo calendars can be started in any month, and the photo greeting cards are available in 4-by-6- , 4-by-8- and 5-by-7-inch sizes. The photo books include a choice of hardcover colors and page themes.