SOURCE:, Inc., Inc.

August 23, 2010 17:36 ET Reports Record Revenue and Operating Income for First Half of 2010

Second Quarter Revenues Rise 26%

SCOTTSDALE, AZ--(Marketwire - August 23, 2010) -, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: MPPC) is a national, on-line, digital, photo processing and services company. It has over 25,000 customers and serves professional photographers and corporate clients in all 50 states through its website Today, the Company announced its operating results for the second quarter and first half of 2010.

CFO Bill LeRoy announced that revenues increased 26.2% to $437,224 in the quarter ended June 30, 2010, compared with $346,314 in the corresponding period of the previous year. Income from operations totaled $14,462, compared with an operating loss of ($34,913) in the corresponding period of the previous year. For the six months, ended June 30, 2010, revenues increased 15.0% to $770,665, versus $669,857 in the first half of 2009. Income from operations improved to $17,715, compared with an operating loss of ($59,566) in the six months ended June 30, 2009.

"This represents our third consecutive quarter of record revenues and is an important validation of the various management initiatives that were implemented in the third and fourth quarters of 2009," stated Robert Quick, Chief Executive Officer of, Inc. "These measures are continuing to move the Company forward and have provided a solid foundation for future growth and profitability." 

Darren Schiff, the Company's Chief Operating Officer, commented, "The second quarter clearly illustrates that the process of expanding professional products and services for our customers is moving into high gear. In April, we added new equipment necessary to bring high-margin gallery wraps and gator board backed large prints in-house. In May, we launched Reallife Photobooks through a strategic relationship with Proven Direct Inc. These initiatives have positioned MPPC to participate more directly in a rapidly growing professional market with premium products."

"We added new templates and features to our ROES catalogs in June that will allow professional photographers to expand into the team sports and school picture markets," added Schiff. "Of strategic significance to our future, in June myPhotopipe began wholesale production for Fotki Inc. Our goal is to produce 25% of our revenues from wholesale accounts." 

"To improve our customers' experience, in May we contracted with a Scottsdale-based web development company, Venture Serve, LLC, to update both the appearance and functionality of the website. The Company anticipates a September launch for the revision, which will provide important analytical capabilities to evaluate the effectiveness of various Google adword campaigns. It will also improve our ability to leverage and promote the myPhotopipe brand through such social networking conduits as Facebook, Twitter and a wide range of blogs dedicated to professional photographers," concluded Schiff. 

About, Inc., Inc. is a web-based online provider of digital photo processing, photo finishing, photo-sharing, and related services. The Company's unique blend of 1000 print options, combined with manual print inspections and professional color management, have positioned as one of the fastest-growing providers of digital photography services for professionals and serious amateurs.

The Company headquarters in Scottsdale, Arizona with operations in Atlanta, Georgia. myPhotopipe common stock lists on the OTC Pink Sheets under the symbol "MPPC." Additional information is available on the Internet at

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