Living in the UK I can say this is a relief, at long last the US photo finishing companies are starting to recognise the rest of the Internet. Shutterfly have today announced international shipping of digital prints. International shipping costs between US$3.79 and US$10.89.

Shutterfly Goes Global, Adding International Shipping to International Ordering

Send Pictures to Friends and Family Around the World with the Click of a Mouse

REDWOOD CITY, Calif. (June 27, 2000) - Shutterfly, the leading online photo service, is giving customers worldwide access to its services by providing international shipping together with international ordering. Now, with the click of a mouse, Shutterfly customers anywhere can enhance and personalize their photos and then send the pictures to friends and family worldwide.

"We are thrilled to provide Shutterfly customers with services like international shipping," said Jayne Spiegelman, Shutterfly CEO and co-founder. "Photography is all about sharing and loved ones are not always close-- international shipping makes the Shutterfly experience even easier for our customers to send photos to distant friends and relatives."

Shutterfly is the only online photo service of its kind offering both international shipping and ordering. Using Shutterfly's international shipping service is as simple as ordering within the United States. With Shutterfly's easy "one-to-many" order process, customers can send pictures to friends and family in different global locations, all from a single screen. Once you have chosen the recipients for your pictures, you simply check out and your 35mm-quality photos can be mailed to friends and family in over 200 countries. International recipients will typically receive their pictures in 5-10 days, depending on the destination country chosen. International shipping costs $3.79 USD and is available immediately. For further details visit www.shutterfly.com.