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60% of U.S. retail sales will involve the web by 2017

  Direct online purchases will account for roughly 10.3% of total retail, Forrester says. Amy Dusto – Associate Editor – Internetretailer.com   By 2017, 60% of all U.S. retail sales will involve the Internet in some way, either as a direct e-commerce transaction or as part of a shopper’s research on a laptop or mobile…

Graphics & Photo Imaging Software Procurement Research Report Now Available from IBISWorld

Graphics and photo imaging software publishers are transitioning toward a subscription pricing model that may benefit some buyers, while increasing the total cost of ownership for others. To help procurement professionals make better buying decisions, business intelligence firm IBISWorld has added a report on the procurement of Graphics & Photo Imaging Software to its growing…

InfoTrends Finds Camera Feature Ranks High in Mobile Phone Purchase Decision

  InfoTrends’ 2013 U.S. Mobile Imaging End-User Survey explores how today’s camera phones are affecting digital photography.   Today’s consumers tend to be connected all the time. I recommend that traditional camera vendors get on the smartphone bandwagon, because consumers still focus on cameras. Weymouth, MA (PRWEB) September 26, 2013 Camera phones are mainstream devices,…

Primary Research Group Inc. Has Published the Survey of Best Practices in Digital Image Management

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The study presents the results of a survey of the image management policies of 64 organizations with large image collections: colleges, museums, government agencies and private businesses, with data broken out separately for each. 27 percent of image collections sampled provide collection access through Flickr. (PRWEB) September 25, 2013 The exhaustive study covers a myriad…

50% of people sharing digital images via laptop, 1 in 3 still printing photos: New Futuresource Research

  Commentary by Arun Gill, Market Analyst, Futuresource Consulting 50% of people across the UK, Germany, Russia and the USA are using their laptops to share digital images with their family and friends, according to a new consumer research study from Futuresource Consulting. Conducted this summer, the Futuresource Photo Sharing Update surveyed 2,000 consumers aged…

Research and Markets: 2013 U.S. Commercial Photography Industry-Industry & Market Report

  DUBLIN–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Research and Markets –  September 02, 2013 The 2013 U.S. Commercial Photography Industry-Industry & Market Report, published annually, contains timely and accurate industry statistics, forecasts and demographics. The report features 2013 current and 2014 forecast estimates on the size of the industry (sales, establishments, employment) nationally and for all 50 U.S. States and…

Research Brief: Mobile Users Shop From Home

Research Brief From The Center for Media Research   Friday, Aug. 30, 2013 by Jack Loechner According toAOL, in conjunction with the University of Virginia School of Engineering and Applied Science, 31% of conversions across four verticals occurred while on a mobile device. Over the past year, the cross-industry conversion rate for mobile grew 28%.…

InfoTrends to Launch New Study Social and Video: The New Communication and Memory-Keeping Paradigm

InfoTrends study will provide vendors and service providers with information to help them understand what influences consumers and their imaging choices, as well as what products and services will help satisfy consumers’ unmet needs related to photo and video expression. Weymouth, MA (PRWEB) August 29, 2013 Considerable data is available on consumers and their photo…