that John Doerr and Ram Shriram, two wealthy venture capitalists rich from their Google investments, think they have found another winner with ecommerce start-up Zazzle.com
. Zazzle will sell personalized items like t-shirts and postage stamps using a library of library of 500,000 digital images that Zazzle has slowly been building up. This library includes 3,500 licensed Disney images.
Zazzle competitors include companies like Stamps.com, which also offers a personalized stamp service called PhotoStamps and Cafepress.com, which is currently the leader in online personalized items selling t-shirts, mugs and other items through thousands of partner stores created by individuals and website owners. Zazzle's two big competitors, Cafepress.com and Stamps.com, also just announced a partnership, which will allow Cafepress.com merchants to configure and sell personalized PhotoStamps.