Gaining a Catering Qualification

Catering is an industry where you will usually be expected to have a qualification of some kind. This proves that you are competent and understand the processes that are essential to what you are doing, like good food hygiene and good ingredient storage. There are lots of ways in whichRead More

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Hiring New Members of your Catering Team

Once you have built up a catering or cooking business, the next thing to do is to begin expanding. This will allow you to grow into a bigger business and complete more work, making money in the long term. Here are some things to think about when hiring staff: DoRead 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 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...

Planning a Great Christmas Party in Blackpool

Christmas is a festival which is celebrated throughout the world with great zeal. Most people celebrate this festival of joy by organizing Christmas Party Blackpool. It is indeed fun, when near and dear ones get together and spread the message of faith and happiness. Host a special party for Christmas with Christmas funny songs and have unique Christmas gifts for children. Kids are surely going to love such party....

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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