In 2017, more than 21 million U.S. residents received a passport, and every single application that was submitted to the U.S. State Department required a set of passport photos. Adding passport photo services to your existing services is an inexpensive way to grow your business. Here are 5 big benefits of adding passport photo services to your business.
- Increased foot traffic. Especially after the busy holiday season, bringing people in the door can be a challenge for any small business. In 2017, more than 21 million US residents received a passport, a new one-year record! As travelers plan for winter travel, spring break, and summer vacation, bring them into your store for those passport photos!
- High profit margins. Each passport photo costs less than a dollar to produce. US passport photos retail for as much as $15.00 and International passport photos up to $35.00, giving you the high profit margins you love!
- Quality new customers. The Atlantic reports a considerable correlation between passports and income. It’s no big surprise that passport holders are more affluent and more highly educated. When you bring those new customers in the door, you have an opportunity to impress them with not only your excellent service, but your quality products as well, leading us to…
- Add on sales. When you offer passport photo services, adding travel accessories like passport cases, luggage tags, even quality carry-on bags can increase your revenue.
- High tech photo systems make it virtually fail safe. The PakorID Passport Photo System uses Photomatic software that does all the work for you. The biometric (facialrecognition) software automatically processes the image to turn it into a perfectly aligned and cropped passport photo for any country. Then it will run a full ICAO compliance and quality check. The results are shown on the screen in just a few seconds.
Pakor has been the leading supplier in passport equipment and passport supplies for over 25 years. With our expert knowledge, we have been able to support thousands of individual locations and help them create the perfect passport photos for their customers. Call our experts today at 800-249-3165 to see how easy it is for you to add passport photo services and passport photo supplies to your existing business.