What Is Jostens Photo Books?
Jostens Photo Books is a specialty marketing division of Minneapolis-based Jostens, Inc. Through its website ourhubbub.com, Jostens Photo Books specializes in the creation, printing and delivery of photo memory books for all occasions. Jostens' key mission is in helping people "express themselves, celebrate experiences and traditions, recognize their achievements, and share their stories."
What Occasions Are Jostens Photo Books Used For?
Jostens Photo Books can be created for a variety of occasions and purposes, including the following:
How Does the Process Work?
Customers can create their own personal photo books using Jostens' online resources, uploading digital photos and adding text "to tell a story as unique as you." A variety of book covers, page colors and styles, along with graphic stickers, icons, spine printing, personalization and other custom features are available.
Jostens accepts photos in jpg/jpeg file format. Jostens also provides an affordable service for capturing photos and slides which are currently in non-digital format. That includes loose photos or 35mm slides housed in albums, shoeboxes, storage containers, etc.
What Products Does Jostens Photo Books Offer?
Jostens Photo Books offers two photo book sizes:
All books are printed on premium archival quality paper.
Which Countries Does Jostens Photo Books Ship To?
Jostens ships to the United States, U.S. Territories (Puerto Rico, Guam, U.S. Virgin Islands, American Samoa, Northern Mariana Islands, Micronesia, Palau, and Marshall Islands), military APO/FPO addresses, Canada and internationally. Jostens does not deliver to P.O. boxes.
What Are Shipping Costs?
Jostens uses UPS and the United States Postal Service (USPS) as its carriers. Shipping rates for one book are as follows:
Continental United States:
Alaska, Hawaii, U.S. Territories, APO/FPO:
Jostens charges the appropriate sales tax for all U.S. states and Canadian provinces.
What Methods of Payment Are Accepted?
Jostens Photo Books accepts the following online payments:
Jostens gift certificates are available in amounts ranging from $5 to $5,000.
Is There a Return Policy?
Yes. States official company policy: "Jostens wants you to be 100% satisfied with the photo book you purchase from our website. If you are not satisfied with your book due to a manufacturing defect or if it arrives damaged, we will reprint your book or issue a refund of your purchase price. Contact us within 30 days from the date of your order to receive a postage paid mailer to return your book."
What About Customer Service?
Jostens Photo Books offers the following customer service and contact options:
Is There an Affiliate Program?
Yes. Jostens Photo Books offers an affiliate program through Commission Junction. Affiliates earn 10% commission on every referred book sale.
How Long Has Jostens Been in Business?
Jostens, Inc., primarily known for its class rings, championship rings and yearbook products, was founded by Otto Josten as a watch repair business in Owatonna, Minnesota, in 1897. Visant Corporation is the parent company of Jostens, Inc.
Jostens, Inc. maintains a social media presence on Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest and YouTube.