Zoomin Online (India) Pvt Ltd, a Mumbai based company is planning to take the franchise route to launch 45 to 50 offline stores by end of this year across India. The company is targeting people who are not at ease with internet usage or do not prefer the use of credit card online through these offline retail franchise stores.
The company which is a photo services start-up already has 17 retail studios in the country out of which two are franchised stores. The other outlets are in partnership with retailers like Shopperâ€™s Stopâ€™s bookstore chain Crossword and Tataâ€™s consumer electronics store Croma.
Currently, ZoomIn studios are located in Delhi-NCR, Mumbai, Pune, Ahmedabad, Bengaluru, Kolkata and Chennai.
The company is also aspiring to benefit from ZoomIn services by seeking ways to team up with interested neighborhood photo studios.