Pentax in the financial RED in U.S. DSLR market

Discussion in 'Pentax' started by RichA, Jun 8, 2008.

  1. RichA

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    RichA, Jun 8, 2008
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  2. RichA

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    "RichA" <> wrote in message
    news:...
    > http://photoreporter.com/article.asp?issueID=&num=&vol=&articleType=fc&articleID=2013
    >
    > "We believe we can be successful and profitable if we can grow our
    > digital SLR share in the U.S. from 4 percent to 8 or 10 percent by
    > 2010"
    >
    > So right now it would appear they are losing money. I wonder how long
    > the medical division will subsidize them?


    So where in that cite does it say Hoya or Pentax is losing money?
     
    U*U, Jun 10, 2008
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  3. RichA

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    On Jun 8, 12:32 pm, RichA <> wrote:

    > So right now it would appear they are losing money.  I wonder how long
    > the medical division will subsidize them?



    5 years. 10 years. 25 years. Who cares about such speculation? Do
    you really care or is this just an attempt at a conversation starter?
    Why not ask how long Sony's P & S sales will subsidize their
    Playstation division?
     
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