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Kodak to sell retail print, document imaging businesses

Friday, August 24, 2012 | More »

Eastman Kodak Co said on Thursday it plans to sell most of its consumer and document imaging businesses and shift its focus to commercial printing as it works to emerge from bankruptcy. The once-dominant photography firm, already in the midst of auctioning off its digital patent portfolio, hopes to ...

A Victim Of Its Own Success

Most businesses have a breeze running through them,” says one person closely involved with Eastman Kodak for the past quarter-century, “but here, it was a monster hurricane.” Nobody doubts the magnitude of the change that the photographic group has faced. The speed with which Kodak’s core ma...

5 April, 2012 | More »

Snapshot Of A Humbled Giant

When, one sunny weekend in July 2007, Eastman Kodak demolished Buildings 9 and 23 – disused facilities in “Kodak Park” near the US group’s headquarters in Rochester, upstate New York – the local newspaper, the Democrat & Chronicle, covered the story with a mixture of excitement (“Kab...

3 April, 2012 | More »

India’s Innovator’s Dilemma

The term innovator’s dilemma is applied when talking about how a company handles disruptive technologies that could cannibalise its existing revenue streams. Innovator’s Dilemma is also the name of a book written by Clayton Christensen from where the term originally came. Kodak is a company tha...

23 March, 2012 | More »

Kodak Files For Bankruptcy After Struggling To Adapt To Digital World

Eastman Kodak Co, which invented the hand-held camera and helped bring the world the first pictures from the moon, has filed for bankruptcy protection, capping a prolonged plunge for one of America’s best-known companies. The more than 130-year-old photographic film pioneer, which had tried to...

19 January, 2012 | More »

The Smart Technology Loser Folds

Eastman Kodak’s last big investor meeting ended with its executives trying to finish while a shareholder shouted at them: “You guys have no credibility. Zero.” Since then, things have got worse. The company founded by George Eastman in 1880, which used to be a constituent of the “Nifty Fifty...

12 January, 2012 | More »

Digital Camera Sales In India Spiked 69 per cent Year on Year in Oct-Dec 2010

The digital camera market in India witnessed a 69 per cent year-on-year growth in the quarter October-December 2010 compared to the same quarter in 2009. The segment reached an all-time high of 8,45,000 units sales, according to CyberMedia Research India. Digital cameras priced below Rs.10,000 contr...

10 May, 2011 | More »

Kodak Launches Credit Card Sized Camera In India

Kodak India has launched its  smallest camera yet, the Kodak EasyShare Mini Digital Camera. The EasyShare Mini may be credit card sized, but packs a powerful 10 MegaPixel camera with a 2.5-inch bright LCD. Its features include Smart Capture and Face Recognition, multiple scene and color modes. It h...

9 May, 2011 | More »