Columns By Jerry Grossman

EditorsNote102017

DIR Oct. 2017 Editor’s Note: Take a Walk

As a retailer, it’s easy to get caught up in the day-to-day operations of running a business—from product selection and credit issues to employee...
Strategy-Session-graphic-2017-New-Pix

Strategy Session: The Customer Journey

I recently taught a seminar on customer insights for the Data & Marketing Association (DMA). Along the way, as I usually do, I tried...
DIR-9-2017-Issue-Cover-Editors-Note

DIR September 2017 Editor’s Note: Protecting the Ecosystem of Memories

As we go to press with this issue of Digital Imaging Reporter, we have just witnessed the devastation caused by Hurricane Harvey in Texas....
DIR-COver-Editors-Note

DIR July 2017 Editor’s Note: Make Your Store a Destination

We are so pleased to bestow DIR’s 2017 E-tailer of the Year Award to District Camera and Imaging. We’re excited to tell their story...
DIR-6-2017-RE-1

DIR June 2017 Editor’s Note: Disruptive Technologies

With so much talk about the decline of the photo industry, I often think about how we can seize opportunities for our future. I had...
Strategy-Session-graphic-2017-New-Pix

Strategy Session: Let’s Take On Teen Bullying

As everyone knows, teen bullying has become a sometimes-lethal epidemic in middle and high schools across the country.  Teen bullying is not a new...
DIR-5-2017-p1-No-Box

DIR May 2017 Editor’s Note: We Love Hearing from You

May 2017: While I’ve owned this space in Digital Imaging Reporter for quite awhile, sometimes I would like nothing more than to turn it...
Strategy-Session-graphic-2017-New-Pix

Strategy Session: Manfrotto

Sometimes strategic partnerships make sense outwardly. But sometimes synergies need to be nurtured, and collaboration produces results that might not have been imagined. Adam...
Editors-Note-Banner-4-17

DIR April 2017 Editor’s Note: Demise of an Institution

Popular Photography is gone. As you’ll learn from Jason Schneider’s very poignant article, Popular Photography published its last issue this month. It will cease...
Strategy-Session-graphic-2017-New-Pix

Strategy Session: Mirrorless Momentum

As we move into 2017, there’s clearly a certain mirrorless momentum taking shape in the interchangeable-lens camera market. While DSLRs are still leading unit sales...
DIR-3-2017-Issue-Cover

DIR March 2017 Editor’s Note: Never Settle

We are proud to once again announce the winners of our Rudy Awards, named after our esteemed cofounder, Rudy Maschke. We also recognize those...
Strategy-Session-graphic-2017-New-Pix

Strategy Session: What Does Your Logo Say about You?

When was the last time you thought about your logo? I bring up this question because I just received a press release about Tamron...
DIR-1-16-2017-Cover

Jan. 16, 2017 Editor’s Note: Looking Ahead

We’re hoping everyone had a successful holiday season and that you’re ready for the challenges of 2017 and looking ahead to the new year. We’re...
Strategy-Session-graphic-2017-New-Pix

Strategy Session: Creating a New Perspective

We decided two years ago to publish a wrap-up issue for CES rather than produce a third daily. It was our thought that it’s...
dir-1-6-17-cover

Editor’s Notebook: January 6, 2017

January 6, 2016: The first thing that happened to me when I picked up my CES badge at the airport in Las Vegas was...
dir-cover-1-5-2017

DIR January 5, 2017 Editor’s Note

Once again, it’s hard to believe we’ve turned the calendar to a new year. It’s the time of year where we all take a...
Strategy-Session-Graphic-4-

Strategy Session: The Reinvention of Imaging

To say the world of imaging has changed is an understatement. Looking back even just a few years ago, if you had a DSLR around...
dir-12-2016-issue-cover

DIR December 2016 Editor’s Note

It's December, and some of us are preparing to head out to Las Vegas for CES 2017. We usually have that little thought in...
Strategy-Session-Graphic-4-

Strategy Session: B&C Camera

When I called Joe Dumic, president of B&C Camera, to talk about his selection as our 2016 Dealer of the Year, my first question...
dir-11-2016-issue-cover

DIR November 2016 Editor’s Note

You don’t have to be reminded that it’s holiday season. In fact, you’re probably just getting around to reading this issue of Digital Imaging...

DI Reporter News Briefs

Sign Up Today!

News Briefs is our online weekly newsletter that covers imaging retail trends, innovations and new product announcements making news within the imaging industry.

NO COMMENTS