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Strategy Session: Measuring the Legacy of the Imaging Alliance

Throughout the history of the imaging industry in this country, there was always an organization with a mission to empower success in our businesses....

Strategy Session: The Real Superstars of the Imaging Industry

When we started our Superstars behind the Counter feature four years ago, our intention was to appreciate the best salespeople in our industry. As...

Photo Specialty Stores Respond to Harrowing Weeks with Trepidation and Confidence

This is certainly one of the most challenging times facing our industry and photo specialty stores, as well as many industries, in our nation’s...

The Last Word: A Once in a Lifetime Opportunity for the...

The future of the photo industry has arrived; we’ve never been better equipped to evolve alongside the technology that’s radically reinventing photography. There are...

Profit Prospects: Make More Money by Policing Costs

Successful retailers make a profit by selling things for more than they paid for them, keeping costs below that margin. However, policing costs isn’t...

The Imaging Alliance: Sales for Members, Benefits for the Entire Industry

“We no longer need to focus on recruitment. We have teams together. It’s time to put our programs in place.” Jerry Grossman, executive director...

New Slate of Officers Elected at PRO’s 60th Anniversary Convention

Fairfield, CT—The PRO Group, a cooperative of photo specialty stores, held its 60th Anniversary Convention and also Trade Show, October 1-4, 2018. The event...

Heard on the CES 2018 Show Floor: Part I

At CES 2018, DIR writers covered the big show floor in Las Vegas, gathering feedback from show attendees. They spoke with everyone from photo specialty retailers...

Midwest Photo: DIR’s 2017 Dealer of the Year

A family-owned business with traditional values, Midwest Photo has thrived by embracing change and focusing on relationship building. “He’s like a rock star. Customers would...

Profit Prospects: The Fat Lady Hasn’t Left the Building

“It ain’t over until the fat lady sings”; the future is uncertain. The closure of Tall’s Camera, Keeble & Shuchat Photography and Showcase Photo...