By Lisa Johnston
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Digital camera vendors shipped 37.7 million digital cameras, including digital SLRs, into the U.S. market in 2007, according to research firm IDC.
The unit figure represents growth of 23 percent over 2006. For the fourth quarter, unit shipments grew 31 percent to reach 16.6 million units, IDC reported.
For the third year in a row, Canon led with a 23 percent share (up from 19 percent in 2006). Sony placed second with 18 percent of the market, Kodak was third with 16 percent, followed by Nikon (8.7 percent) and Olympus (6 percent).
This TWICE webinar, hosted by senior editor Alan Wolf, will take a look at what may be the hottest CE products at retail that will be sold during the all-important fourth quarter. Top technologies, market strategies and industry trends will be discussed with industry analysts and executives.