Online Photo Printing in the US: Market Research Report

Market Research • Market Size • Industry Statistics • Industry Analysis • Industry Trends

Online Photo Printing Market Research Report | Online Retail | Online Lifestyle Services | Dec 2013

Picture perfect: Increasing internet access and photo sharing will keep revenue on the rise

IBISWorld’s Online Photo Printing market research report provides the latest industry statistics and industry trends, allowing you to identify the products and customers driving revenue growth and profitability. The industry report identifies the leading companies and offers strategic industry analysis of the key factors influencing the market.

Report Snapshot
Market Share of Companies
Shutterfly Shutterfly market share
Snapfish Snapfish market share
Industry Statistics & Market Size
Annual Growth 08-13
Annual Growth 13-18
Purchase to read more
Purchase to read more
Industry Analysis & Industry Trends

The shift toward online photo sharing has supported growth for online photo printers. Increasing access to the internet is giving more consumers access to the industry's websites. As a result, the industry has continued to grow, despite decreased consumer income during the recession. In the coming years, technological innovation is expected to provide even more customization options for consumers and professional photographers. As a result, industry revenue is forecast to continue rising.... purchase to read more

Industry Report - Industry Key Buyers Chapter

The Online Photo Printing industry has a low level of concentration, with the four largest players estimated to account for 34.2% of revenue. This percentage has risen rapidly over the past five years, mostly carried due to major player Shutterfly increasing its market share from 18.2% in 2008 to 26.8%. Numerous industry acquisitions have increased the company's market share. The other remaining firms account for 65.8% of industry revenue, giving the average firm earnings of $2.5 million in 2013. While most firms appear to be doing quite well, acquisitions are frequently occurring. If current trends continue and Shutterfly becomes larger, the industry could easily enter into a medium level of concentration, with the top four players accounting for roughly half of industry revenue... purchase to read more


Industry ProductsRelated ReportsTable of Contents

What is the Online Photo Printing Industry?

This industry offers photo printing services online. It does not include brick-and-mortar stores, such as Target and CVS. Online photo printing is different from digital photo printing. However, online photo printing is part of overall digital photo printing, since photos must be in a digital form to order prints online. Commercial web-enabled printing services are excluded from this industry.

Industry Products
PhotobooksPrints on paperCanvas printsOther services
Industry Activities
Making photographic prints on traditional photo paperMaking photographic prints on other media, including ceramic, cardboard, metal and fabric

View Sample
Select Clients