What do I call my company?
You decide! With the purchase, you will receive a license to use the Flip Movies Dealer logo. You will also receive access to a graphics package to assist with your marketing and web site design. The name Flip Book Movies & Flip Movies are the property of PopNoggins, LLC and may not be used. Most people name their firm XYZ Company, and have a tag line of: An Official Flip Book Movies Dealer.
Can I put the software on multiple computers?
Yes, this is a great idea. Our sales Official Dealers will assist you with managing that process to maximize your revenue. We can adjust your license to accommodate your business plan. You will need a dongle or security key for each computer you run the software on at the same time. Most packages come with one dongle.
What is the experience like for the guest?
Great, guest love being a star in their own video. Especially from a professional firm that can add in very cool effects such as green screen, motion backgrounds, moving logo inserts, cool borders and scrolling text. Guest love the speed since ours is the fastest software available.
Can I travel globally?
Yes, the software can run on several codex and several video formats. Just let us know and we can assist you with changing electrical requirements to global video output types. Global travel means researching global electronics. Since our system is the most globally compatible, we can make it easy for you.
How much space is required?
Event portable systems take up about a 10’ x 10’area (3m x 3m). Some dealers prefer to have more space.
Retail systems use less floor space due to design involving floor and ceiling mounts for lights, cameras, screens…. Just show us a photo of your space and send over the measurements. We would be pleased to review these and assist you with a retail design that works for you. We also offer mounting tips and studio hardware discounts.
Will I need anything else?
Yes, the hardware of computers, green screen, lights, printer, cutter and stapler… do not come with the software. We do offer those separately should you wish to have a turn-key purchase. Buy at www.popnogginsonline.com We only require you purchase the Flip Movie credits from us when you are ready to restock. There are no annual minimums. You do receive a detailed list with the purchase. Our software is compatible with a wide range of hardware such as Microsoft XP, Vista, 7 & Intel Mac. We suggest Windows 7 Professional.
Is this a franchise?
No, it is not a franchise. We do not ask for a percentage of your revenue or require any cooperative advertising. Flip Book Movies is a business opportunity for persons looking for a fun way to make money. You are not restricted by any territory, by how you run your business or when. You are in control and it’s your business to do with as you see fit. We do offer marketing graphics and a marketing plan at no additional charge.
How long has Flip Book Movies been around?
The core for the Flip Book Movies (basic) software was created in 2006 and is owned and operated by the team at PopNoggins. PopNoggins operated in partnership for events with Absolute Amusements, a special events amusements firm opened in 1990. Yes, we just turned 20 and very excited about our many great products that assist great people in business. PopNoggins brands include: Instant Photo Booth Mosaic, PopNoggins operates from a 20,000 square foot corporate offices in Orlando Florida (please visit) and an additional facility in Las Vegas, Nevada. We have a well earned reputation for selling quality products with a focus on innovation. We are the leaders in most every industry we work in. We currently have Official Dealers or Official Agent for our products in over 200 cities and over 20 countries. PopNoggins is growing fast and we invite you to join in on the success the team enjoys.
How much can a Flip Movies System earn?
Great question, it is hard not to earn money. With this great product and our “Quick Start Marketing Plan”, you will be earning quite quickly. Our dealers have earned excellent returns, some paying off their entire investment in less than 90 days. This is a great way to earn, a great product and a great business concept. You can run this business from home, with a cell phone and a simple web site. It can store in your garage or house. The real question is, how much do you want to earn?
Does Flip Book Movies have a “Green Screen” built in?
Yes, the green screen feature is a classic that continues to deliver return on investment. The green screen feature allows Official Dealers or clients to define a digital backdrop when no back drop is actually present. It also allows a border to be placed around the scene and icons or brands / logos to be dropped in. Flip Book Movies uses proprietary digital green screen software allowing multiple layers to be placed within the same image. It is easy to use and functions instantly.
Does Flip Movies have “Branding Studio” built in?
Yes, Flip Book Movies has a simple solution to placing a clients brand or logos in the created image. It is as easy as 1, 2, 3 and you are ready to go.
How many Flip Movies can be created in one hour?
We can theoretically create over 100 books per hour, but most Official Dealers average about 45 - 50 per hour. The guest experience drives the event timing; the guest should never feel rushed or pushed along so all the guest leave please with the experience. You can speed it up or slow it down depending on your goals. The number of printers the dealer sets up is also key to the per hour capacity or throughput.
If you have a need for a faster processes, for a theme park or other use, please call us, we have developed faster processes and await a client with such a need.
How many staff do I send?
Retail locations run the system with one person.
We prefer to provide two staff to keep up the pace at events. Adding a third person can increase the output even more.
Can a Official Dealer customize the artwork?
Yes, you man create custom backgrounds, custom border frames and even insert logos or brands into our software. It is all as easy as 1, 2, 3. Most Official Dealers shop online for
great backgrounds at very affordable prices and then import those into Flip Book Movies. You will love the auto fill feature that sizes the background for you. Both stll and video backgrounds can be purchased online.
Can I buy a territory in the USA?
No, territories are not available within the USA for Flip Book Movies. We believe territories would restrict Flip Book Movies sales and burden the territory Official Dealer with a very large minimum quota. Territories are available in some countries. Please call to learn more. We do offer OEM software for those with territory needs. Just call.
Can I buy a territory outside the USA?
Yes, we do have some territories available. Please contact a global sales representative .
Do I have to buy hardware from Flip Book Movies?
No, you can buy hardware anywhere. We do support the hardware we sell however. We do offer a great price on hardware. We also give you a free list of detailed hardware items needed to assist you. Most Official Dealers buy printers from an office supply company. We even have a great Official Dealer for toner to introduce to you. He offers our Official Dealers a super low price. You may find that buying some hardware from us make sense to you. It is your decision. Nevertheless, please check out our prices on cutters and road cases. You will be amazed. www.popnogginsonline.com
How big is the hardware in transport and storage?
The hardware from Flip Book Movies fits in a PT Cruiser (car). It really is that small. It takes less than a 3’ x 4’ space for storage. See our hardware specifications in the Flip Book Movies website.
How much space is required to set up an event?
Great question, it is nice to have plenty of room, however Flip Book Movies was designed to accommodate small footprints. The minimum is about 8’ x 8’ square. We really appreciate having 10’ x 12’.
How many people can be videoed at once?
You decide, it can be 1 person or 10 people. We most often shoot to two to four people at a time. Here is a operating tip. Tape a square on the floor where your camera frame is. This will assist the guest in staying “in the shot.”
Is there a patent?
Yes, no, well, kinda. Portions (features) of the Flip Books Movies software and process are patent pending. Portions of our software code are patent pending. All of our software code and graphics are copyright protected. Patent applications were filed in 2006 thru 2010. The flip books as a concept go back to the late 1890’s, so not many patents are still available to receive. No patent is available for all aspects of Flip Book making, as the process and product are so old, those patents have expired.
Legal or Marketing?
If you have been threatened with legal action regarding a patent for flip books, you may wish to review your options with an attorney. We have heard rumors that some people that “love flip books” are out there making threatening statements to coheres people into buying there software only. Please do not fall for this pathetic marketing ploy. If they have to sue yu to make you buy their software, then, they must have a pathetic product.
Maybe I can make my own software?
If you wish to make some software, there are few restrictions out there. We wish you the best of luck. However, save yourself the effort and call us about our OEM program. You can be up and running with the best software on the market, branded just for you, in a very short time frame.
Do you OEM the software?
Yes, Popnoggins OEM (Original Equipment Manufacturer) software for several brands. There are minimum quantity requirements (MOQ) for branding software. Our software, your brand.
What are the hardware specifications?
Please see hardware specifications for a list. We do offer hardware in our online store> www.popnogginsonline.com
What if I have more questions?
Please, ask those also. We love more questions. Our email is Global@popnoggins.com