Hello Philippe, Both Lauzeau and Photo Service in Montreal still stock Kodak paper in very limited quantities, sizes, and types. By the way, what B&W only photo club to you belong to in Montreal? I've been looking for a while without any success. Louie ----- Original Message ----- From: "Philippe Gauthier" <pgauth@xxxxxxx> To: <pure-silver@xxxxxxxxxxxxx> Sent: Wednesday, June 15, 2005 9:36 AM Subject: [pure-silver] Re: Kodak Discontinuing All Black and White Paper > At 06:18 15-06-05 -0700, you wrote: > >> I just got word from my contact at Kodak that they will be > discontinuing all black and white paper. The official announcement will be > made later today.=20 >> Kodak will continue making B&W film and chemicals.=20 >> The reason boils down to paper no longer being a profitable market.=20 > > The truth is that they just lost the market to Ilford and Agfa, I think. I > noticed last week that the last store in Montr=E9al who used to carry the > Kodak line of paper no longer does. Meanwhile, Ilford and to a lesser > extent, Agfa papers, are easily found in the few good photo stores left. > BTW, I belong to a B&W only photo club and I know no one who uses/used > Kodak paper. Maybe they are/were good, maybe not, but they certainly > completely failed to market them in the last 10 years here in Canada. > > No one here carries the more exotic brands - Forte, Bergger, Luminos... - > unfortunately and it seems that the local stores cannot get them even in > special order.=20 > ============================================================================================================= > To unsubscribe from this list, go to www.freelists.org and logon to your > account (the same e-mail address and password you set-up when you > subscribed,) and unsubscribe from there. > ============================================================================================================= To unsubscribe from this list, go to www.freelists.org and logon to your account (the same e-mail address and password you set-up when you subscribed,) and unsubscribe from there.