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 March 2007 Issue

Cover Story
The PMA 2007 International Convention and Trade Show heads back to Sin City, bringing with it more than 25,000 attendees and the photo industry's newest, most innovative products and services.
Business & Marketing
If the mere mention of a kisk café, lounge, or spa evokes feelings of relaxation and creativity, there's good reason: an inviting environment is one of the keys to successful in-store printing.
We take a look at some of the companies that offer back-end solutions.
There are all kinds of promotions you can run to attract new patrons.
It's important that the entire photo industry present a united front during this potentially profitable 31 days.
New Revenue Streams
Is taking the country by storm— starting with the President of the United States.
Retailers who have been thinking of adding a studio to their service repertoire may want to consider the franchise option.
The Digital Deal
The Gray Lady may subscribe to what it refers to "the Megapixel Myth," but Don offers his rebuttal to the country.