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Skinit Selects 3M Scotchprint Graphics For Its Product Lines
Skinit and 3M partner to deliver the most advanced construction and adhesive products for personalization of consumer electronic devices.
March 26, 2007 Orlando, Florida, CTIA WIRELESS 2007 - Skinit Inc, the leading provider of personalization products for consumer electronic devices, today announced that it has engaged 3M Graphics Market Center to engineer and deliver Skinit Skins using state of the art 3M materials. Working with 3M to develop the latest product line of Skins, 3M's material includes new advancements in adhesive and the Scotchprint graphics brand.
By partnering with 3M, Skinit aims to set a new industry standard for delivering high-quality personalization products for leading wireless service providers, manufacturers and consumer electronics manufacturers worldwide. By using these advanced materials from 3M, Skinit can assure end consumers will experience durability, exceptional image quality and easy removal of Skinit personalization products across their line of Skins fitting all major consumer electronic devices. This new quality standard combined with continued product development, the largest brand and art portfolio in the industry, in addition to the only personalization program available for leading wireless service providers, manufacturers and consumer electronic device manufacturers, promises to keep Skinit at the forefront of the consumer electronics personalization market.
"Skinit is a market maker for new products and materials and is exposing 3M to new market opportunities outside traditional graphics applications," says Tom Black, Marketing Operations Manager for 3M. "3M Graphics Market Center is excited about our relationship with Skinit and the growth potential that we are addressing in the consumer device personalization market. We are proud to put the Scotchprint graphics brand on high-quality products such as Skinit's Skins."
In addition to the 3M materials already in use for current Skins, 3M and Skinit are also partnering to research and develop new combinations of materials and adhesives to continue to offer the most advanced products on the market. Moving forward, all Skinit products will be co-branded with the 3M Scotchprint brand. This seal ensures that consumers are receiving the same quality product and experience worldwide from Skinit personalization products for all Skinit customers such as Dell, HP, Verizon, Sprint, T-mobile and Medtronics.
"Our Skinit platform and product today is known for its industry-leading quality and we achieve this by partnering with companies like 3M," says Paul Buss, CEO of Skinit. "We look forward to a long-termed relationship with 3M and are excited about our co-development efforts to create the industry standard when it comes to the consumer electronic personalization market," Mr. Buss adds.
Skinit, Inc. is a division of Global Wireless Entertainment and is the global leader in consumer electronic device personalization. Skinit provides leading wireless carriers, MVNOs and OEMs with business-to-business turnkey personalization platforms to increase sales velocity, margins and brand impressions. These platforms allow wireless carriers, MVNOs and OEMs to offer personalized skins to their customers via internet, OEM, retail and promotional channels. Customers can design the look of their skin by taking a picture and uploading it via Skinit's Photo Uploader on www.skinit.com. To learn more about Skinit, Inc., please visit www.skinit.com.
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