SLOW IN DEVELOPING

So far, supermarkets have been waiting for movement on the Advanced Photo System. Even though APS made its debut a little more than a year ago, sales have remained sluggishly slow for most food chains. "APS is slow. We're selling a few APS cameras, but they aren't jumping off the shelf. Consumers who need a new camera will pick an APS, but if not they're perfectly happy with their present cameras,"

So far, supermarkets have been waiting for movement on the Advanced Photo System. Even though APS made its debut a little more than a year ago, sales have remained sluggishly slow for most food chains. "APS is slow. We're selling a few APS cameras, but they aren't jumping off the shelf. Consumers who need a new camera will pick an APS, but if not they're perfectly happy with their present cameras," said Charles Yahn, vice president of general merchandise at Associated Wholesalers, Robesonia,

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