Online photo service providers Photobox and Photoways have announced that they are to merge. The deal will see Britainu2019s number one online photographic site join forces with a European leader in the online printing market

Online photo service providers Photobox and Photoways have announced that they are to merge. The deal will see Britain?s number one online photographic site join forces with a European leader in the online printing market.

The merger of the French and British market leaders in this space creates Photoways Group – Europe?s biggest online photo service with sales of over ?30 million in 2006.

Existing PhotoBox customers will be able to continue to develop their photos and use PhotoBox services. Established in 2000, PhotoBox was the first online digital photographic company in the UK and Ireland and is the market leader in the UK according to independent researcher Understanding and Solutions.

CEO Michel de Guilhermier commented: ?The formation of this new group will delight our customers and allow us to provide them with the best quality services at great value. Our millions of members can look forward to exciting new product innovation and world-class customer service.?

More information is available at www.photobox.co.uk