Olympus Announced Rebate for Zuiko Digital Specific LensesTM for The E-System and New Price for E-1 Digital SLR Body (Canada)- Rebate Offer on Lenses Valid From May 1 to July 31, 2004
Melville, New York, May 1, 2004 - Olympus America today announced a rebate on five Zuiko Digital Specific Lenses™ for the E-1 Digital SLR System. Starting May 1 and continuing through to July 31, 2004, purchase one of the select Zuiko Digital Specific Lenses from an authorized E-Professional System Dealer and get cash back from Olympus. The company also announced today a new estimated street price for the E-1 Digital SLR body of $1999.95 CND, down from $2399.95 CND.
A rebate form for this special offer is available from an authorized E-Professional dealer, or online at www.olympusamerica.com/rebate.
The rebate offer applies to the following lenses: 11-22mm F2.8-3.5 Wide-Angle zoom, 14-54mm F2.8-3.5, 50-200mm F2.8-3.5, 50mm f2.0 1:2 Macro, and EC-14 1.4X Teleconverter. This chart illustrates the value of the rebates for these lenses, and the estimated street prices following the rebates.
|Lenses||Product Estimated Street Price Pre-Rebate||Rebate Amount||Estimated Street Price After Rebate|
|11-22mm F2.8-3.5 wide-angle zoom||$1,049.95 CDN||$100 CDN||$949.95 CDN|
|14-54mm F2.8-3.5||$699.95 CDN||$65 CDN||$634.95 CDN|
|50-200mm F2.8-3.5||$1,349.95 CDN||$125 CDN||$1,224.95 CDN|
|50mm f2.0 1:2 Macro||$699.95 CDN||$65 CDN||$634.95 CDN|
|EC-14 1.4X Teleconverter||$599.95 CDN||$55 CDN||$544.95 CDN|
Olympus is a precision technology leader, designing and delivering innovative solutions in healthcare and consumer electronics worldwide.
Olympus works collaboratively with its customers and its parent company, Tokyo-based Olympus Corporation, to leverage R&D investment in precision technology and manufacturing processes across diverse business lines. These include:
- Digital and film cameras, and digital voice recorders.
- Gastrointestinal endoscopes, accessories, and minimally invasive surgical products;
- Advanced clinical and research microscopes; and
- Lab automation systems, chemistry-immuno and blood bank analyzers and reagents.
For more information, review units and high-resolution images of the camera, contact John Settino, The IPR Group, (416) 536-4741 or firstname.lastname@example.org, or Chris Sluka, senior public relations manager, Olympus America Inc, Consumer Products Group, Two Corporate Center Dr., Melville, NY 11747-3157, ph: (631) 844-5000 (800) 622-6372, Fax: (631) 844-5262.
|Company Contact:||Agency Contact:|
|Olympus America Inc.||The iPR Group|
|Chris Sluka, Sr. Public Relations Manager||John Settino|
|(631) 844-5321||(416) 536-4741|