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451 views, 0 by Fancy Favours & Edible Art (Sawsen)

Fancy Favours & Edible Art (Sawsen)

Cake drop-off without anyone to sign for it

Hi all, Just wondering what you’d do in this case: when you come to drop off the cake at the wedding hall, but there’s nobody present (or willing) to sign a handover to say it was delivered safely. This happened to me yesterday, the event...

302 views, 0 by Nom Nom Sweeties

Nom Nom Sweeties

Business Relocation?

This was longer earlier, and getting no responses. Let me rephrase: Have any of you ever shelved your business temporarily to work for another bakery while you get the fine tuning and kinks out of your business model and to learn more? Have...

627 views, 1 by Shell at Spotty Cake Tin

Shell at Spotty Cake Tin

Shipping cakes

I’m sure people have asked about this time and time again – but I’ve had a client ask me to ship a cake to them within the UK Has anyone had any success and did you find a great courier I’m struggling with suitable packaging and couriers ...

182 views, 0 by felicita

felicita

Barbie Orientale 2015

La mia ultima creazione .. Barbie Orientale 2015

250 views, 0 by Bikemom3

Has anyone used FLIP insurance?

Hi all, looking for the best most cost effective insurance. Has anyone used FLIP insurance? What was your experience? TIA

297 views, 0 by Natalian Konditoria

Natalian Konditoria

Anyone experienced in cooperating with gift delivery services?

Hi, Is here anyone who has any experience in cooperating with any international gift delivery service that offers their international clients an option to choose a cake as a gift in a certain country? I mean that your bakery operates as a...

393 views, 1 by Fancy Favours & Edible Art (Sawsen)

Fancy Favours & Edible Art (Sawsen)

Cake designs for this year?

Hi all, Just wondering how important it is to come up with new wedding cake designs for each year? I’ve noticed quite a few people I follow do this – is it a very helpful thing to do? I’m a way off from needing anything like this myself but...

319 views, 0 by Anne's Cakes For All Occasions

Hello from a Newbie

Hello everyone, my name is Anne and I joined the Forum today having come across it quite by accident. My business name is Anne’s Cakes For All Occasions; based at Hopton on Sea I personally deliver throughout East Anglia. With over 40 years’...

482 views, 9 by Blossom Dream Cakes - Angela Morris

Blossom Dream Cakes - Angela Morris

Professional Image

Hello all……I just wanted to share with you the wonderful gift I received from my eldest daughter! She knows how much I fuss over what I’m going to wear when I’m out delivering cakes (particularly wedding cakes) and the image I portray at...

269 views, 0 by Sunshinescakes

Can start Homebase cupcakes bakery

I’m in need of iinformation on hw to start and Homebase cupcake etc business. I would also like to knw where can I find free baking items. These are some of wht I need to start with free or cheaps. TIA.

612 views, 2 by Jenniffer White

Jenniffer White

Baker Faces Civil Rights Complaint For Refusing Anti-Gay Cake Order

In case you haven’t heard of this travesty yet in your little corner of the world: http://www.windstream.net/news/read/category/Top%20News/article/the_associated_press-baker_faces_complaint_for_refusing_antigay_message-ap I’m sure Marjorie...

639 views, 1 by Taartjes van An (Anneke)

Taartjes van An (Anneke)

Plagiarism

Here in the Netherlands there’s a ‘company’ that uses cakepictures of other, often famous, bakers as if they were made by herself. For example; she posted a picture of a cake from Cortons & Crumbs and there were people who gave her...

1,276 views, 2 by Alpa Boll - Simply Alpa

Alpa Boll - Simply Alpa

Frozen cake - what about copyright?

Hi All, I am making a cake for a school fundraiser and as I rarely make character cakes I am still not a 100% sure where I stand on the whole copyright thing with Disney. If I make a cake with Sven and Olaf on the top am I going to get fined...

384 views, 0 by inspiratacakes

inspiratacakes

Copyright

I have been searching this site for information on copyright, it seems there are very few responses to posts on this topic! What I am really struggling with is it seems that so many cake companies are making Disney/Marvel/other character themed...

598 views, 0 by Ellie @ Ellie's Elegant Cakery

Ellie @ Ellie's Elegant Cakery

Is twitter worth doing?

Hello all you lovely cake makers. A new year fast approaches and i am thinking about whether to start using twitter. My husband bought me a domain for christmas and i am currently working on my website which is very exciting. It was also...

286 views, 0 by Beata Khoo

Beata Khoo

Wedding Fairs???

I was just wondering if many people have done Wedding Fairs? Is it worth doing it? do you get business from it? …. I have never done one and I have been trying to see any reviews however there are non or can’t find them… and some of them cost...

246 views, 1 by Angel

Angel

Pinterest

I’m sure many of us have Pinterest accounts – in fact I have three, two of them business accounts, with thousands of pins! Did you know though, that you can see what has been pinned from your website as well? You log into Pinterest as you...

369 views, 0 by Beata Khoo

Beata Khoo

Starting New Business

Hi Everyone, It took me quite some time to actually organise myself as Business.. After 2014 being so busy and juggling 2 jobs nursery and cakes its been very clear to me that I need to make a choice which way I need to go.. Quite scary to make...

1,732 views, 4 by Cake Decor in Cairns

Cake Decor in Cairns

Facebook is changing the rules for pages.

There are big changes coming, not great for those of you like me who cannot afford the exorbitant fees imposed by Facebook to be seen. I would be more than happy to do as one friend suggested and pay a $10 annual fee, like a domain name. But...

246 views, 0 by Caketimes

Cakes for all occasions

Hello everyone! I love baking n decorating cakes. Started my business recently. Would love to learn more n more.