Monthly Archives: August 2010

Confidence Rose in August

The Consumer Confidence Index rose 2.5 points in August, to 53.5 from 51 last month, according to the Conference Board report released Tuesday. “Consumer...

photokina 2010 Trade Fair Program Features Special Events

  Cologne, Germany—The organizers of the biannual photokina trade fair—Koelnmesse and the Photographic Industry Association—will welcome all major players in the photo-imaging industry to...

Book Smart: Photo Books, the Ultimate Photo Keepsake

  As the days of the 4x6 print continue to fade, an entire range of customized photo print products are helping photo retailers and...

D&H Plans Virtual Mobility Event

D&H Distributing will host a "Virtual Event," on “The Possibilities with Mobility – Always On, Always Connected," next month, the company announced this week....

Buying Groups:
Survival in Numbers

Why join a buying group? Because you need every edge you can get.  Because buying groups help generate margin at all levels, and...

General Imaging Touchscreen a Winner

General Imaging (GIC), exclusive licensee of GE branded digital cameras, has announced that the company has received the prestigious Plus X Award for its...

jill-e Custom Painted Bags

 jill-e designs – maker of sturdy, stylish camera / carry bags suited to today's tech-friendly, on-the-go lifestyle – is collaborating with artist-photographer Todd Rigione...

New Canon PowerShots/Selphy Printer

Canon U.S.A., has announced three new PowerShot cameras - the PowerShot S95, the SD4500 IS and the SX130 IS Digital cameras. These cameras utilize...

Target Plans CE Push

Target Wednesday announced a wide variety of new consumer electronics services, including a free product support hotline, expanded mobile phone availability through Target Mobile,...

Photo Merchandise Category to Hit $2.2 Billion

InfoTrends recently released its U.S. Consumer Photo Merchandise Forecast for 2009–2014. While many markets in the digital imaging space are approaching maturation, InfoTrends projects...