The Ritz Camera chain, that began as an Atlantic City portrait studio over 90 years ago and grew to become the most recognizable name in photo specialty retail, is about to be sold
Despite the slowdown in retail sales in the U.S. several big box retailers have recently opened smaller concept stores in select cities around the country.
Similar to the way a woodpecker diligently hammers away at a tree trunk, the camera phone market has been pecking away at the digital camera market for years now.
The 2009 CTIA Wireless Show swung open its doors Wednesday at the Las Vegas Convention Center as over 1,000 exhibitors presented the latest in wireless products and services within the $1 trillion global wireless industry.
The idea of e-commerce without the Internet seemed unlikely a few years ago but that thought has become less absurd as the popularity of text messaging increases.
On the eve of the imaging industry's biggest trade show, PMA, one of its leading acts has fallen ill. Ritz Camera, the largest camera store chain in the country, has declared bankruptcy. The chain filed for Chapter 11 protection in Wilmington, Delaware over this past weekend.