this is bad news for 600 employees. This is also the probable end of an astounding range of flashes and camera accessories, from mid- to high-end. We thought that they were strictly unassailable and, once again, the economic reality caught a solid brand. Not even the older manufacturers are immune from the fierce competiton.
Let’s hope that they will find a way to save a significant part of their activity and re-build something out of the ashes.