Choosing Catering Options for your Child

Children need to eat a good, balanced diet. It’s important for their growth and for their overall health as well. In many schools, children will be given the option to choose from meals provided by the school canteen. Here are some pros and cons of this, and some things forRead More

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Catering Services for a Pub

More and more pubs are offering food and many are now known as gastropubs. For caterers, this provides a wealth of opportunity. Many pubs are teaming up with local caterers to offer food and bar snacks to their customers, without having to have their own chef. Here are some ofRead More

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Choosing Catering Options for your Child

Children need to eat a good, balanced diet. It's important for their growth and for their overall health as well. In many schools, children will be given the option to choose from meals provided by the school canteen. Here are some pros and cons of this, and some things for you to think about as a health-conscious parent: What kind of food is served? If it is healthy food, you may be able to get some good options for your child at lunch...

Catering Services for a Pub

More and more pubs are offering food and many are now known as gastropubs. For caterers, this provides a wealth of opportunity. Many pubs are teaming up with local caterers to offer food and bar snacks to their customers, without having to have their own chef. Here are some of the benefits: It's good for business. Customers will now often expect a pub to offer a good food menu as well as their usual selection of drinks. A delicious menu...

How to Advertise a Catering Business 

As with any business, a catering business needs to be advertised to obtain and retain customers. People need to know that the business exists and what it is able to offer. These are some of the ways in which to advertise catering services: • Make the building itself noticeable. Choose a branded awning for the entrance and make sure signage is clear. It should be clear what the business does – have some images that suggest high-quality...

Planning the Perfect Office Christmas Party

The office Christmas party is a unique event full of cliché - dry turkey, flirtatious bosses, and unusual photocopies... but despite these, it's a valuable time. All staff wants one, though they don't all want the same thing. I am a massive fan of office Christmas parties. Over the course of a year, you can form various impressions of your colleagues, so it's a nice opportunity to forget about work and socialize with everybody. Many...

What Constitutes Good Party Food?

Catering for a party involves meeting many different dietary needs and individual tastes. It can certainly be a challenge, but a rewarding one as well. There are few feelings as good as seeing people enjoying the food you have prepared for them. Part of the challenge is knowing quite what people will expect from the food at their party. If you are a professional caterer or events organiser, make sure you get a detailed brief from the...

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