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B&H, Adorama, Digital Rev ignore ATO

July 13, 2018

The world’s largest online photo retailers, B&H and Adorama, along with major HK retailer Digital Rev, either haven’t received the ATO’s memo on registering for and charging GST, or are deliberately flaunting the law by continuing to sell to Australians … Continue reading

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Crackdown on fake Aussie stores

July 13, 2018

Ebay claims its compliance with the requirement to collect GST on offshore sales is being accompanied by a crack-down on international retailers passing themselves off as locals. However, a check on the Ebay website indicates there’s plenty of room for … Continue reading

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Ebay: ‘Anything you can do…’

July 12, 2018

Ebay has announced a fulfilment service – Ebay Fulfilment Partner – for retailer clients, matching Amazon’s Fulfilment By Amazon (FBA) service. The service is a joint effort between Ebay and the Australia Post-supported Fulfilio, which has warehouses in Sydney, Melbourne, … Continue reading

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Canon, DigiDirect offer doc printing service

July 13, 2018

Canon is trialling a new printing service, Canon Print Point, with the first outlet at DigiDirect Bondi. Continue reading

New Coolpix out to 3000mm!

July 10, 2018

Nikon’s uber-zoom Coolpix ‘P’ range has been a good seller in the Australian market, so the announcement of the 125x zoom P1000 should be welcome mid-winter news for camera retailers. It will be released on September 6. It’s a big … Continue reading

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Get Snap-appy!

July 12, 2018

Hans Hartman, from  US mobile imaging analysts Visual 1st  and Suite 48 Analytics, highlights some of the best photography apps available for holiday and outdoor photography. This article originally appeared in DI Reporter prior to the US summer picture-taking season. … Continue reading

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Canon opens first retail camera store

July 5, 2018

Canon has announced its first consumer retail store, The Canon Experience Store, located in South Melbourne at the same address as its Sun Studios pro store and photographic studio rental businesses. The 320 sq metre store has been planned for … Continue reading

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Handy (high margin) landscape guide from local publisher

July 2, 2018

The latest and greatest publication in the Photo Review Pocket Guide series, Landscape Photography, will be available from this month in book and eBook form. The Pocket Guides are the only series of how-to publications on photography written and published … Continue reading

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IANZ event to feature Aussie guest speaker

July 2, 2018

The New Zealand specialist photo retailer community continues to consolidate its post-PMA future with another Imaging Association of New Zealand event scheduled for Wednesday, August 8 featuring Paul Atkins, from Atkins Lab, Adelaide. ‘This is an event that we believe … Continue reading

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‘Be Bold’ the challenge of IPIC 2018

July 2, 2018

The annual IPIC conference – this year sub-branded ‘Be Bold’ – will take place July 16-18 at the M Casino in Las Vegas, with a focus on new revenue streams for photo retailers. The IPI organisers have extended themselves this … Continue reading

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