Select the price range and the format in which going to work. For this rate proposal are potential competitors of café, selling semi-away and supermarkets who have their own shop. Don't bet on too cheap product from low-grade raw materials. Caterers buyers interested in a quality product, even if it will cost a little more expensive.
It is most advantageous to work with meat and pastry. Do not go for the standard range, offer something interesting, that will be a feature of your cooking. For example, prepare dishes for banquets on reservation, make homemade sausages or offer a great choice of minced meat, poultry and fish. Deciding on confectionery, master mini-cakes with natural products, sets, cakes or homemade pies with various fillings.
Picking up a assortment, begin obtaining permits. Find suitable premises. You will need to shop for meat processing, cleaning products, processing of eggs, confectionery, and retail space. Ideal for cooking – the former dining room with spacious utility room. Engage in the repair of water and sewer systems, and ventilation. In old buildings can all be in disrepair.
Purchase equipment for production. If you plan on pastry and meat production, select two separate halls for trade. Equip their refrigerated showcases, counters and vending racks. Take care of the maximum gear – the more goods on display, the more attractive and more informative than they look.
Hire the necessary staff. You will need: technologist, production Manager, cooks, laborers, bakers. The number of staff depends on the size of production and the selected range. Pay special attention to the personnel of the trading floor. Provide the sellers full information about the product. They should not just give the buyer required, and actively sell.
Consider advertising policy. You need a big sign and information Board inside the store. Print leaflets and brochures, hire promoters for their distribution on the streets. Be sure to scatter leaflets in the mailboxes of neighboring houses and scatter them in the nearby offices.
Think about how to open another shop on the basis of existing production. You will dramatically increase your turnover and therefore increase profits.