Canon Rumors has word that Canon will open “Experience Stores” around the Globe. They are said to start with a first store in Calgary, Canada, and to buy heritage site around Australia. Quoting CR:
– They will be similar to apple stores, all white, simplistic and will allow hands-on use of canon equipment.
– These stores will feature camera and lens trial areas, 8 to 10 iMac computers for education courses and a learning area.
– The audiovisual systems in the store will feature multiple large-format LED and LCD displays.
– The customers will walk through a “LED Tunnel” when entering the store to immerse the customer in sights and sounds.