Start A Sweet Company: Begin A Bakery Service From Your Home
With a number of shows on food networks concentrating on cakes, cupcakes, and other baked goods, the need for baking services has skyrocketed in some places. Those who can create beautiful, unique, and delicious baked goods have a good chance of capturing business in the new market. If you are just getting started, you do not have to have a building yet. It is possible to bake from home and deliver to your clients. If you do want to start an at home baking business, there are some steps that you must take to get your name out on the market.
Begin a website
Putting up a website should be the very first method of advertising. Nowadays, websites do not have to cost much, as all you will need is a domain name and a web host. You can hire a freelancer to build your website for a fee, or you can try your hand at putting together the website for yourself. Remember to make the name of your website the name that your company will bear.
Take some photographs
While having a menu is a must, you should have more than just a written list with prices. The best menus for bakeries have a display of some of the sweets that the company prepares. Bake some of the goods that you offer and take quality photographs to place on your advertisements. If you offer custom cakes, take photos of some that you have done in the past, or bake a few brand new cakes to display your decorating chops.
Order quality print brochures
Nothing seems more official than a brochure. If you want to impress those who may hire you to cater an event, they need to be enticed by the quality of your product. The best way to woo your clients before they have event tasted your product is to have a quality brochure available, filled with information and "samples".
Contact custom brochure printing services to order brochures in your company's signature colors. Be sure to include at least one photo of each type of product. For instance, if you bake cupcakes, cookies, cakes, pastries, and breakfast foods, you will want to have a photo of at least one of the products offered for each menu. Along with good photos and a menu, you also want to provide your contact information, a little about how you got started, and what types of events you cater. Brochure printing companies can help you set up a perfect, glossy advertisement that will look as good as your cakes.