Why can't Canon make a 24-70mm f2.8 IS or better yet a 24-100mm f2.8 IS??

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Why can't Canon make a 24-70mm f2.8 IS or better yet a 24-100mm f2.8 IS??
Nov 14, 2012

How come.   I have the Tamron 24-70 f2.8IS  and its great but I wish it have the lens quality that I used to have on the Canon 24-70 f2.8.    So I know its technically possible.

I assume that the 24-100 could also be made with f2.8?

Any ideas of why they are avoiding that kind of product?

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