TV brand TCL has announced a marketing partnership with Paramount Pictures for the upcoming film “Mission: Impossible – Rogue Nation” , which stars Tom Cruise and will be released on July 31.
Bob Scaglione of OwnerIQ began his CE Week presentation on June 25 in New York City with a clip from the Tom Cruise film Minority Report showing Cruise’s character walking through a futuristic mall and being bombarded with holographic, virtual-reality advertisements.
Though two thirds of America’s camera shops have gone out of business since the digital transition, the remaining one third are reinventing themselves as profitable cogs in the worldwide $83 billion imaging industry machine. Photo specialty retailers are gathered in Las Vegas this week to swap profit ideas at the annual PMA (Photo Marketing Association) Show. 600 vendors opened their booths at the Las Vegas Convention Center Thursday morning, showing not only new cameras, which traditionally have profit margins under 10%, but a variety of imaging products like collage prints, postcards, and all manner of photobooks. Kiosk and printing manufacturers are