Dec 24, 2012
Although there are some BIG ticket items on people’s wish lists this holiday season, the Wii U, X box 360, tablets, and flat screen TVs. One of the most popular gifts on consumer’s wish list as well as items purchased for others is a digital camera.
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Dec 20, 2012
The Kosign (Korea International Sign and Design Show, November 22-15 in Seoul) show is the main sign and design related exhibition in Korea. Sponsored by DGI, the biggest Korean wide format printer manufacturer, Kosign is a large event with around 12,000 attendees and 190 international exhibitors covering 14,000 square meters of show floor space. The first time I attended Kosign was in Seoul in 2002 and ever since then I have tried to attend it every year. One of my most distinct memories of that first show was the low temperature in Seoul (-10 centigrade) and the strong smell of solvent. At Kosign 2012, there was hardly any solvent in the air. Instead, new UV-based products were all over the show floor. Read more »
Dec 17, 2012
One unknown regarding Lexmark’s decision to exit the inkjet printer market is the impact it will have on Primera, a producer of small specialty printers, including tabletop color label printers. Primera uses Lexmark’s inkjet cartridges in both its LX Series Read more »
Dec 12, 2012
A major theme for 2013Â is “Change is coming.” This was discussed at InfoTrends’ Digital Imaging Conference in Tokyo Japan on December 5th. The challenge posed to conference attendees and the imaging industry was “Are you prepared?”
A new era in imaging is emerging. As a result, InfoTrends expects that there will be tremendous changes in the coming years in how consumers interact with and use their photos and videos. These changes will affect all aspects of the market, including products, consumer behaviors, services, and the vendors.
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Dec 6, 2012
In November Hewlett Packard (HP) hosted an event for a group of Industry Analysts and Journalists at the prestigious and stylish W hotel in Barcelona, Spain. The two day event, pulled together cumulative product & technology news for the coming year and included top level strategic insight from European executives at the first event following the merge of former IPG & PSG divisons to the newly formed PPS (Printing & Personal Systems) Group.
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InfoTrends is pleased to announce some exciting changes to our European Consumer Information Services. As of Monday, 3rd December, InfoTrends’ introduced two new services: Photo Capture Trends Europe and Photo Output Trends Europe. Read more »