NWI Enterprise Ins and Outs: Southlake Mall selfie retailer and El Pollo Ranchero open; Smart Guys and Sport Clips relocate; Cajun Home and One Click on Cleaners shut | Northwest Indiana Enterprise Headlines

Households used to pile within the automobile and go to the mall to take Christmas photos with knowledgeable photographer at a division retailer.

Nowadays, individuals go to the mall to snap selfies.

A brand new photograph studio hopes to assist individuals get as many likes as potential on their Instagram posts.

No Selfie Management, billed as Northwest Indiana’s first selfie retailer, has opened within the Southlake Mall in Hobart.

The enterprise, on the second ground of the mall, provides backgrounds with many alternative themes for staged photograph shoots, resembling for engagements, birthdays and different particular events. The selfie boutique goals to assist individuals “take their selfies to the subsequent degree” with enjoyable and colourful backdrops involving balloons, a circus large tent and the first-class part of a airplane.

Prospects can get reductions on TikTok Tuesdays.

Proprietor Lanita Boyce, an entrepreneur and mom of 4, stated the do-it-yourself photograph studio options selfie sticks, distant screens that permit individuals to see what’s within the body and 10 to 12 totally different backdrops at any given time.

“We change them out each couple months,” she stated. “We simply changed the Christmas scenes with a grass wall with a swing, a Valentine’s Day scene with sweet hearts, a carnival room. Some are interactive with clouds roaming. We alter them out each six to eight weeks or sooner if they are not getting as a lot site visitors.”