In 2017 there were a record number of U.S. Passports issued. More than 21 million, in fact! Whether you are a print shop, a pack and ship service provider, or a retail store, you can increase your foot traffic and your profit margins by adding passport photography services to your business. It’s easier than you might think!
Pakor now carries the DNP SnapLab all-in-one compact photo printing kiosk system for photo retail applications.
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.
Tom Earley is retiring from Pakor this month and will be greatly missed by Pakor staff and customers alike. Tom started at Pakor on August 15, 1994, and has been through many changes over the years as the company has grown and evolved.
Business at Pakor came to a halt for a short time on Thursday so that we could take a moment to celebrate Debbie Prigge and her 40 years of service at Pakor.
Pakor expanded its vast selection of products by becoming an authorized Canon large format reseller. Pakor now carries the complete line-up of high-quality, high-speed Canon large format inkjet printers, media, and ink.
We are at once delighted and disheartened to announce that Linda Hoppe is retiring. Her last day is November 3, 2017. Linda has been a tremendous employee. Linda’s attention to detail and wealth of knowledge of the photo industry, has been invaluable. Her willingness to put in extra time and effort to help the customers demonstrated a commitment to excellence that we have come to depend upon.
Pakor Inc. is preparing for the future with its new fastID passport system. Pakor believes this passport photo system fulfills a large need for retailers that are preparing for future security changes. The system simplifies passport photography by using biometric facial recognition. It also has the ability to supply a digital file via email for the applicant, allowing additional revenues for retailers.
September is passport awareness month! The US Department of State would like us to remind you what the most commonly made mistakes they see everyday. Make sure your customer's passport photo clears inspection and doesn't delay their application. Click on details to see the top reasons passport photos are denied. Don't forget NO GLASSES in passport or visa photos.
Pakor donates 9,500 cell phone cases to Special Products LLC, a social enterprise that provides professional opportunities for young adults with developmental disabilities by giving them real work experience. Pakor is thrilled to support their mission of helping these young adults gain practical job skills along with adding smiles.