Cake decorating and catering

Cake decorating and catering is a fantastic business to venture into for all cake enthusiasts. Creating your own business within your own home, can be simple. Once you have set up a business name, you will need to obtain a certificate for food hygiene, this can be done as an online course. Once you are all set up, you can start experimenting with sponge flavours and improve your decorating skills. Cake decorating can cover a wide range of events, including birthdays, christenings, weddings and more. When it comes to cake catering you must be able to calculate the size of cake required for the amount of people at the event. This may take some time, however there are some easy calculation charts available should you require a quick answer. You...

Ever Considered Mobile Catering?

In London, and Camden in particular, you will see an array of mobile caterers, and their dishes are often referred to as ‘street foods’. You will come across Thai noodles, fish and chips, burgers, kebabs and curries among other dishes, and it’s an ideal line of business to break into for a caterer. If you can set up shop in a busy area, you hardly have to self-promote. People will smell your foods and come to you, but you can’t price your food to high, after all it is coming from the inside of a van, in a plastic container. Many roadside caterers have made successful family businesses, and money is there to be made at special events, such as Christmas markets, craft fairs, and exhibitions. Take your niche to...

Catering For Business Meetings

In the world of business, meetings and events can drag on for long periods of time. If you’ve got guests with you that you want to impress, providing great hospitality is very important, and may allow your discussions to occur in a more friendly setting. One of the biggest benefits for catering services is how they can be fit to purpose very easily. In a business setting, you may want to provide some high quality food which is easy to consume and still delicious. This sets it apart from relying on a nearby store or small cafeteria at your place of business, and ensures a positive impression on those benefiting from that extra touch. Another option you have with catering is with providing a menu to those involved. This allows...