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Major media outlet discovers film is still around Marketing News Opinion 

Major media outlet discovers film is still around

NBC News recently featured a segment on the enduring popularity of film. The segment’s description states: “After fading in popularity, film photography is seeing a major comeback fueled by younger generations and social media. NBC News’ Gadi Schwartz takes us inside the developing craze with a story shot entirely on film.” Like most casual consumer treatments of photography, the Lester... Read More
Early digital photography, social media and life balance with Brian Solis, author and futurist Marketing News Podcasts 

Early digital photography, social media and life balance with Brian Solis, author and futurist

Gary Pageau of the Dead Pixels Society talks with Brian Solis, author and futurist, about the early days of digital cameras, what Kodak got wrong, the growth of social media, and why balancing your life is vitally important. Brian Solis is Global Innovation Evangelist at Salesforce, the global leader in Customer Relationship Management (CRM). His work at Salesforce focuses on thought... Read More
Kodak reports slightly higher sales in 2021 Earnings reports 

Kodak reports slightly higher sales in 2021

Eastman Kodak Co. reported financial results for the full year 2021, including consolidated revenues of $1.150 billion and continued growth in key product areas such as SONORA Process Free Plates and PROSPER annuities. Full-year 2021 highlights include: Consolidated revenues of $1.150 billion, compared with $1.029 billion for the full year 2020 GAAP net income of $24 million, compared with a... Read More
Kodak launches range of printing products New Products 

Kodak launches range of printing products

Eastman Kodak Co. announced the KODAK ASCEND Digital Press for the retail/POP and packaging markets. The company claims the KODAK ASCEND Digital Press is the first electrophotographic press designed to print heavyweight substrates at long lengths with CMYK and flat foil embellishments in one pass. It offers production speeds up to 572 sqm/hour (5280 sqft/hour) and its large sheet length... Read More
Costco to close in-store photo labs by Valentine’s Day News 

Costco to close in-store photo labs by Valentine’s Day

Costco Inc. has advised customers it is closing its 800 in-store photo labs, bringing to a close a long-standing brick-and-mortar retail player. The retailer will still continue to operate its Costco Photo Center website. Some services like ink refills, passport photos, photo restoration and YesVideo transfer services will be discontinued entirely. In an email to customers, Costco said: “Since the... Read More
Dominion Harbor subsidiary licenses Kodak patent portfolio to LiveLink News 

Dominion Harbor subsidiary licenses Kodak patent portfolio to LiveLink

LiveLink Technology, Inc., provider of online and in-store photo services for Walmart, CEWE and others, announced it has entered into a patent license agreement with Monument Peak Ventures (MPV), a subsidiary of the patent transaction and advisory company Dominion Harbor Enterprises, for the MPV Kodak digital imaging portfolio. Terms of the agreement were not disclosed. MPV acquired the Kodak digital-imaging portfolio... Read More
DigiMedia Tech names Kodak licensee JK Imaging in patent suit News Opinion 

DigiMedia Tech names Kodak licensee JK Imaging in patent suit

DigiMedia Tech LLC has added Kodak brand licensee JK Imaging to its list of targets, according to LawStreetMedia. DigiMedia Tech sued JK Imaging in the Central District of California for patent infringement for camera-related zoom and focus patents. The patents-in-suit are U.S. Patent No. 6,914,635 (the ’635 patent); 6,545,706 (the ’706 patent); 7,715,476 (the ’476 patent). DigiMedia is represented by Cotman IP Law Group, APLC; and Kent & Risley... Read More
Industry notes for the week of April 25 People on the Move Podcasts Updates 

Industry notes for the week of April 25

The Dead Pixels Society podcast Photo specialty survival with Brenda DiVincenzo of IPI Member Network Gary Pageau interviews Brenda DiVincenzo, vice president of member success, at the IPI Member Network. Brenda shares with us the latest news from IPI, plus shares tips and tactics photo specialty firms are using to cope with the COVID-19 pandemic. Pro Photography news How Covid-19... Read More
Kodak Alaris announces EKTACHROME E100 availability in 120 and sheet formats News 

Kodak Alaris announces EKTACHROME E100 availability in 120 and sheet formats

Kodak Alaris announced the launch of EKTACHROME E100 in larger formats. A new 120 format 5-roll propack and a new 10 sheet 4×5 box will be available to order worldwide by year-end. These new format offerings follow on the highly successful launch of EKTACHROME E100 in 135- 36x size last year, the company said. “Our new E100 film is a... Read More
JK Imaging announces KODAK PIXPRO AZ528 Astro Zoom New Products Press releases 

JK Imaging announces KODAK PIXPRO AZ528 Astro Zoom

Affordable and feature-rich 52X Mega Zoom Bridge Camera Now Shipping and Available in US Los Angeles, California, Sept. 23, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — JK Imaging Ltd., the worldwide licensee of KODAK PIXPRO Digital Cameras and Devices announced the availability of the newest addition to the lineup’s 2019/2020 mega-zoom, bridge model category. The KODAK PIXPRO AZ528 Astro Zoom digital camera, available... Read More
Kodak, Eye Caramba offering smartphone photography accessories Events New Products Press releases 

Kodak, Eye Caramba offering smartphone photography accessories

Eye Caramba Ltd., an authorized brand licensee of Eastman Kodak Company, is introducing its new KODAK Smartphone Photography Accessories at IFA 2019. The line of quality smartphone camera tools can easily clip to smartphones and are ideal for anyone who wants to capture their life’s moments with a more unique look. New KODAK Smartphone Photography Accessories provide essential tools for... Read More
Dominion Harbor Subsidiary licenses Kodak patent portfolio to Flir Systems News 

Dominion Harbor Subsidiary licenses Kodak patent portfolio to Flir Systems

Dominion Harbor Enterprises, a patent transaction and advisory company, announces today that its subsidiary Monument Peak Ventures (MPV) entered into a patent license agreement with FLIR Systems, Inc. for the MPV Kodak digital imaging portfolio and the SPV Panasonic portfolio. DALLAS (PRWEB) JULY 15, 2019 – Dominion Harbor Enterprises, a patent transaction and advisory company, announces today that its subsidiary... Read More
Adesso Inc. announces KODAK licensed electronics New Products Press releases 

Adesso Inc. announces KODAK licensed electronics

Adesso Inc., an authorized Kodak brand licensee and a leading manufacturer of computer peripheral equipment, is introducing a comprehensive line of home and office electronics including KODAK iMouse, KODAK CyberTablet, KODAK TruForm Keyboards and the KODAK NUSCAN Monitors & Digital Camera Visual Presenters. A key product of the initial line-up is the KODAK NUSCAN Q500 Document Camera Visual Presenter, capable... Read More
Kodak, C+A Global announce KODAK SMILE instant camera, printer and app New Products Press releases 

Kodak, C+A Global announce KODAK SMILE instant camera, printer and app

Kodak expands its instant print offerings with the first two products from new SMILE line, now shipping on Amazon in time for Father’s Day and graduation season ROCHESTER, N.Y. & EDISON, N.J.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Today, Kodak and C+A Global, an authorized brand licensee of Eastman Kodak Company, announced the availability of the KODAK SMILE Instant Print Digital Camera and the KODAK SMILE Instant Digital Printer.... Read More
Kodak reports full-year 2018 financial results Earnings reports Press releases 

Kodak reports full-year 2018 financial results

ROCHESTER, N.Y., Monday, April 01, 2019 — Eastman Kodak Company (NYSE: KODK) today reported financial results for the full year 2018, including a net loss of $16 million on revenues of $1.3 billion and continued growth in key product areas. Highlights include: GAAP net loss of $16 million for the year ended December 31, 2018, compared to GAAP net earnings... Read More