Franchise

Why Choose Photoexpress.in

  • Photoexpress gives a Catalogue of choices; Economy, Value Added and Premium options available
  • Full­fledged Support ­ We will walk you through the store opening process from start to finish!
  • A unique concept targeted to reach millions as the industry still remains underserved
  • National, regional and local marketing programs drive customer walk­ins
  • Continuous training provided for Operations, Recruitment and Business boost

Why Choose Photo Industry

  • Recurring Revenues
  • Recession Proof ­ As long as Camera exist, we exist Photo gifting is an emerging industry in India according to many surveys
  • With One photo countless products can be created
  • The most entertaining Industry, standing above all

Services :

  • Instant Photo
  • Printing Solutions
  • Photo Gifts
  • Instant Photo
  • Printing Solutions
  • Photo Gifts
  • Instant Photo
  • Printing Solutions
  • Photo Gifts

Features:

  • Retail Cash and Carry Business.
  • Need minimal retail space 100 to 350 sq.ft.
  • Margins 30% and above.
  • Technology driven hassle free operations. (Single person can manage by sitting at home)
  • Software tools to multiply turnovers.
  • Complete support on recruitment, Store set­up, pay­roll and onsite training.
  • ROI 30 to 50 %.
  • ERP ­ POS, Inventory, Accounts, Attendance and payroll.
  • Live stream of store ­ IP camera's.
  • Auto day end reports and sale update.
  • Mobile apps to cater million customers online.
  • Loyalty program to retain customers.
  • New Merchandise to address seasonal sales.

Marketing Support :

  • Initial pamphlet distribution to create local awareness.
  • Digital marketing Facebook and google adwords.
  • Drive web to store Groupon deals.
  • Email and SMS blast ­ Loyalty program.

FRANCHISE OPTION ­I: Kiosk

Following are the resource requirements, in brief to be a part of this strong and fruitful franchise network.

The Premises

  • On best location in your city / Mall / IT park / educational Campus / Corporate premises.
  • Owned / Leased / Rented.
  • Required Carpet Area approx. 70­ - 100 sq.ft.

Investment

  • An approximate investment of Rs. 12,00,000/­ which includes.
  • Franchisee Fee: Rs. 2,00,000/­ non ­ refundable (Applicable taxes are additional)
  • Stock security deposit Rs. 1,00,000/­
  • Cost of interior Designing, Fabrication of store approx 2000/­ per sq.ft.
  • Printing equipment & Computers approx Rs. 3,40,000/­
  • POS, Training, Stationary & Misc Expenses Rs. 2,43,000/­
  • Royalty on monthly Sales
  • Marketing Budget : Rs.5000/­ or 1.5% on sales per month

Gross Margins :

Gross Margins : 30 ­ 50 %

FRANCHISE OPTION ­II: VALUE ADDITION

Following are the resource requirements, in brief to be a part of this strong and fruitful franchise network.

The Premises

  • On best location in your city / Mall / IT park / educational Campus / Corporate premises.
  • Owned / Leased / Rented.
  • Required Carpet Area approx. 100­ - 150 sq.ft.

Investment

  • An approximate investment of Rs. 18,00,000/­ which includes.
  • Franchisee Fee: Rs. 2,00,000/­ non ­ refundable (Applicable taxes are additional)
  • Stock 1,70,000/­
  • Cost of interior Designing, Fabrication of store approx 2000/­ per sq.ft.
  • Printing equipment & Computers approx Rs. 6,20,000/­
  • POS, Training, Stationary & Misc Expenses Rs. 2,00,000/­
  • Royalty on monthly Sales
  • Marketing Budget : Rs.5000/­ or 1.5% on sales per month

Gross Margins :

Gross Margins : 30 ­ 50 %

FRANCHISE OPTION ­III: PREMIUM

Following are the resource requirements, in brief to be a part of this strong and fruitful franchise network.

The Premises

  • On best location in your city / Mall / IT park / educational Campus / Corporate premises.
  • Owned / Leased / Rented.
  • Required Carpet Area approx. 200 - ­350 sq.ft.

Investment

  • An approximate investment of Rs. 27,00,000/­ which includes.
  • Franchisee Fee: Rs. 3,00,000/­ non ­ refundable (Applicable taxes are additional)
  • Stock security deposit Rs. 2,00,000/­
  • Cost of interior Designing, Fabrication of store approx 2000/­ per sq. ft.
  • Printing equipment & Computers approx Rs. 10,14,000/­
  • POS, Training, Stationary & Misc Expenses Rs. 3,45,000/­
  • Royalty on monthly Sales
  • Marketing Budget : Rs.5000/­ or 1.5% on sales per month

Gross Margins :

Gross Margins : 50 % +
Kiosk
Value Added
Premium

FRANCHISE Support

Set up

From choosing the best location to assisting in store architecture and its set up, designing and creative support would be offered.

Manpower Motivation

The franchisor will assist the on­site representative during opening of the store for staff motivation.

Recruitment & Training

Assistance in recruitment of staff and providing in­depth training support and material covering quality checks, accounting, reporting, pointer sales & customer service.

Sourcing & Maintenance

The franchisor will provide Operational Manual and Equipment Sourcing Guide to franchisees.

Uniforms

The franchisor will provide uniforms for the store staff to maintain standard and uniformity in staff appearance.

Administration

The franchisor will provide complete access to business know how and operational system.

Stationery

The franchisor will provide all stationery items (cash sheets, envelopes. etc.). at cost basis.

Miscellaneous

The franchisor will assist in POS, Inventory and also offer sales guidance.

The franchisee would be responsible for:

  • Franchise fee
  • Leasehold improvements and equipment.
  • Hiring employees and operating store
  • Paying royalty to the company
  • Finding location
  • Feet for advertising fund

Franchise FAQs


1. What is the guarantee on ROI?
-The return on investment purely depends on your performance and ability to excel in all challenges. Do not expect miracle to happen! Even though you must be having the best of the locations and the best team to deliver yet, you need to steer the business or else, you will end up losing your investment. However, we will provide excellent training to control and develop your business but, you are the key to success and failure.

2. Can I add any other services to the Photoexpress.in services?
-Off Course but, with the permission from the Photoexpress.in head office. Also, if the related services proposed by you is approved then you will have to provide training and technical support

3. Do you add or update stock frequently?
-Yes, we keep checking what is best sold and emerging trend for sustaining competition . We keep circulate prior intimation mail regarding new launching and updating.

4. Do you supply the stock?
-Yes, we do supply products which are highly important to maintain quality consistency.

5. What is the list of things which you supply?
-Frames,gifts,Printer media, barnd stationary,Emplyee I card,uniform.

6. Why should I purchase stock from you?
-By purchasing from us, you will have standard year long quality and growing customers.

7. What are the charges for the stock that I purchase from you? When should I do the payments for the stocks that I purchased by you?
-We will advise you during the signing of the agreement, as it’s our internal process and understanding.

8. What is the profit margin percentage in this business?
-Cumulative 200% margin.

9. Who will pay the staff salary?
-Even though the skilled staffs will be recruited from the franchisor, the salary for the staffs working under the franchisee must be taken care by the franchisee.

10. Who will recruit the skilled staffs and provide them the training?
-The franchisor will recruit the skilled staffs and provide training. Our training is intensive and we will advise you the process on your visit to our head office.

11. Do you provide SOP manual?
-Yes.

12. Do you provide SOP training?
-Yes.

13. How is the product pricing of Photoexpress Xclusive?
-The pricing decided by the Franchisor is per the trend. We don’t want to be less or expensive’ however, affordable. Each time our customer experience with us, they feel the value of the money spent.

14. Who will identify the vendors locally?
-The franchisor will identify local vendors if required as an urgency or at the time to cater bulk inquiry on short period.

15. Can I buy the equipments and tools locally?
-No. Our equipments are made according to our product and service standards,we will be having the stock in hand for the same purpose so, we advise you to purchase from us.

16. Can I purchase the interiors and exteriors like furniture’s, brand elements, pos, tools and sign boards locally?
-No.

17. Can I get any discount on franchise fee and royalty?
-No! on Royalty but, you can expect discount on franchise fee depending on your prompt coordination and interest with the best location for our business.

18. What is the guarantee that staffs recruited will not run away leaving the job?
-We have standardized HR system which will not allow staffs to quit the job without any reason and there will be an agreement between the employer and employee by law to follow the terms and conditions mutually and avoid any situation which will lead to loss of either party. Also, we will re recruit the staff by providing training again in a situation where the employee provides a month notice.

19. If I do not want to run the business due to some problem then, can I quit and what are the terms and conditions?
-Well, we will try to settle your business through local buyers and re do the new agreement with them and collect the franchisee fee from them and pay you along with the immoveable and moveable property settlement. Understand that there will be 20% charges on the fee that you should let go along with 10% depreciation on the moveable assets. You can get back the building advance but, you need to convince the property owner. However, a rental hike of 5% can be accepted. If there are any repairs and damages, you need to take care of the same before handing over the premises to the new franchisee.

20. Who can apply for this business?
-Anyone who can give full time can apply for this business

21. Is the term renewable?
-Yes and without any further charges

22. Is your trade mark applied for registered?
-Our brand trade mark and word mark is registered in INDIA and any misuse of our brand name will be penalized under the local law.

23. What marketing support will I get from investing in you?
-Our investment itself is less and so, we will provide all digital support and for  initial 3 month  marketing collateral provided by company as marketing support and you have to execute locally with help of your staff. After 3 months expect you to take care of the print and other local Media.

24. I want to open multiple stores, what should I do?
-Well, you need to have a premium store and add small format express store, you will increase your revenue by multiple stores.

25. Do I have to pay 5k or 10k towards LOI?
-Yes, it is to confirm that you are not just passing by but, serious about doing our business. It also helps us to visit your location with confirmation.

26. Is the LOI amount refundable?
-Yes, if your location is not selected after our visit the travel & accommodation expenses will be deducted & refunded, and if selected, the travel &accommodation expenses will be deducted and adjusted to the project cost.

27. What is my scope of work?
-We will plan what is required and advise you with minimalist design and lesser expensive drawings and specification.

28. How many days are required for the setup of the business?
-Approximately 35 days from the signing of the agreement.

29. What is the man power required and the average approximate salary of each person?
-It depends on store model, we will discuss with you in details personal

30. Is financing available?
-No, but we can provide you the estimate as per your location after visiting your location for feasibility check.

31. Does size matter for photoexpress.in space?
-Yes, more the space you can highlight more products in display and more the covers to turnover.

32. What are the franchise model available at photoexpress.in?
1)Shop in shop model
2)Kiosk model
3)Value added model
4) premium model
All model depends on size of store and limitation of services.