Stock Photo Prices - Hang Tags

Posted on 9/5/2008 by Jim Pickerell | Printable Version | Comments (0)

Hang Tags are usually attached to items like clothing or sunglasses, where the product may not be sold inside packaging, but the manufacturer still wants to associate the product with some image. There are often wide variations in the way these products are used. and therefore priced. The prices should be based on the number of locations, the quantity of tags produced, and the duration of time they will be used, and therefore priced. The price for the photo should be based on the number of locations and the quantity of tags produced, and the duration of time they will be used. It is important to establish a clear definition of when the product will initially be offered for sale and how many remainders and closeouts will be handled. While the normal sale time may be a season it is quite possible that a small percentage of the product will be sold at closeout prices over a much longer period of time.

Hang tag uses often come in conjunction with other uses of the same im¬age. It is important to take into account the total package when pricing such uses.

Fee Range: $500-$1,500




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Copyright © 2008 Jim Pickerell. The above article may not be copied, reproduced, excerpted or distributed in any manner without written permission from the author. All requests should be submitted to Selling Stock at 10319 Westlake Drive, Suite 162, Bethesda, MD 20817, phone 301-461-7627, e-mail: wvz@fpcubgbf.pbz

Jim Pickerell is founder of www.selling-stock.com, an online newsletter that publishes daily. He is also available for personal telephone consultations on pricing and other matters related to stock photography. He occasionally acts as an expert witness on matters related to stock photography. For his current curriculum vitae go to: http://www.jimpickerell.com/Curriculum-Vitae.aspx.  

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