PTN (Business News for the Imaging Channel) is the only BPA-audited news journal serving 14,300 professionals in the imaging channel and is published 10 times a year. Since 1936, PTN has served the needs of photo and electronics retailers, mini-lab owners and photofinishers, and independent and chain drug stores involved in both traditional and digital imaging.

In the December 2005 Issue

News & Features
The Inspiration Center is being designed for PMA by JGA, one of the nationís leading retail design, brand strategy, and architectural firms.
The lights are getting dimmer at the Ridgefield Park, NJ, headquarters of AgfaPhoto, USA.
Minilab 2005
As the world of the kiosk continues its move from the fringe of on-site image processing to center stage, this electronic behemoth is teasing us all by building a huge curtain around its program, allowing only a chosen few a peek here and there.
Kis Photo-Me International has grabbed one of the brass rings in the industry by nailing a major account, CVS, to an agreement to supply minilab equipment to the 5,400 unit drug chain.
The Digital Deal
Itís been about two years since we began our series of articles appraising the DSLR market and its most provocative subset, the under-$1,000 models.