Monthly Archives: August 2011

PromarkBrands Acquires Speedotron Corp. to Expand Lighting Solution Offerings

Bartlett, IL— PromarkBrands, a U.S.-based designer, manufacturer, engineer and distributor of photographic and video lighting products and light-shaping accessories, acquired the assets of Speedotron...

Taopix Expands Operations for American Photo Lab and Commercial Printing Markets

San Diego, CA—Taopix Limited has expanded the sales and support structure for its U.S. business, with technical support for the company’s customer base now...

RPI Acquires Paro Group, Provider of Personalized Consumer Photo Products

Seattle, WA—RPI, a provider of on-demand private-label personalized photo books, greeting cards and stationery products for mass and specialty retailers, acquired Paro Group BV,...

PMDA 2011 Portraits of Love Project to Send 10,000 Free Family Portraits to Deployed...

Woodbury, NY—The PhotoImaging Manufacturers and Distributors Association (PMDA), a respected photo industry organization that brings together some of the most renowned brand names in...

Strong Growth for Photo Merchandise Forecast—Education, Pricing Key: InfoTrends

Weymouth, MA—Based on its just-released U.S. Consumer Photo Merchandise Market Forecast: 2010-2015, InfoTrends projects the photo merchandise market “will grow substantially over the forecast...

Olympus Intros the E-PM1: Its Smallest, Most Affordable Pen Camera

Center Valley, PA—Starting this month, the smallest, lightest and the most portable Olympus Pen camera—the E-PM1—will be available in six stylish colors (purple, pink,...

Panasonic Debuts Lumix GF3X Compact System Model with Retractable G X Zoom Lens

Secaucus, NJ—Panasonic debuted its Lumix G “X” lens that retracts to help minimize its size without compromising focal length or image quality. The premium...

Nikon Announces AW100, First Coolpix Built for Outdoor Adventures

Melville, NY—Nikon’s 16 megapixel Coolpix AW100 is built to stand up to the expectations of those with an appetite for adventure. The waterproof, freezeproof,...

Nikon Unveils the New Flagship Coolpix P7100 with Enhanced Creative Controls

Melville, NY—Nikon’s Coolpix P7100 packs swift performance and a variety of creative manual controls into a compact, lightweight SLR-style body. The 10.1 megapixel flagship...

X-Rite Offering $150 Rebate Promotion on i1Publish Upgrade

Grand Rapids, MI—X-Rite, a developer of color management, measurement and communication technologies, and its wholly owned subsidiary Pantone, announced a $150 cash back promotion...