Topics tagged business

4,408 views, 1 by Fun Fiesta Cakes

Fun Fiesta Cakes

How to get customers... and price your cakes right!

I know this may sound silly, but how do you get a cake business started from home? In Florida, they just passed the Cottage Food law, which allows bakers to create and sell cakes from home (with some restrictions). Other than word of mouth, or...

842 views, 0 by Sharon

Sharon

Canadian Cohorts?

Any other Canadian cakers out there? Home based business or professionals…. Would love to connect!

1,635 views, 0 by Karen MacFadyen

Karen MacFadyen

Cake Decorating Magazines

I was wondering what magazines does everyone favour to help them with their craft? Especially ones in the USA. I have written articles for Cake Craft & Decoration Wedding Cakes Guide and Party Cakes Guide, and Squires Kitchen in UK. – and...

1,129 views, 0 by Fabiana

Fabiana

Tasting

Somebody have a tasting or sample for your cakes??? I need to know some suggestions or ideas about that … include prices Thanks

1,098 views, 1 by TrulyCustom

TrulyCustom

For those of you who provide wedding cakes to venues

If you have a relationship with various Venue’s where you are THE EXCLUSIVE wedding cake provider… What kind of packages do you offer? Pricing? Delivery? Certain cake flavors only? Any flavor on the menu? etc. I’d like to be more aggressive...

1,070 views, 0 by Shannon

Shannon

Been on here a couple of weeks

I have gotten so many friendly replies! Honestly though I have not had time to peruse the forums. My business has gotten really busy since my last cake show. I do cakes…somewhat amateurish.. although I did just do a great fire breathing dragon! I...

695 views, 0 by Memoirficent

How did you start?

I was thinking of setting up a small business, possibly purely an online event, but how and what would you do =/ I wont be doing this for a small while, but I was wondering how did you advertise? and did you need to get a “professional” Kitchen...

775 views, 1 by Jenniffer White

Jenniffer White

Dealing with overbearing MOBs during consultations

I really hate it when I meet with a bride and the mother thinks she’s the main focus of the wedding. I had a consult earlier today and I could tell from the get-go that the mother was trying her best to recreate “her” wedding day. I can handle...

541 views, 0 by Samantha Corey

Samantha Corey

Florida home business license???

Im a artist Law is not my thing. Im trying to read threw all this business mumbojumbo and I dont get it. Any one on here live in sw florida and have a home bakery license? I just need to know how much it costs, what Im going to be going threw to...

741 views, 2 by Jenniffer White

Jenniffer White

TieredCaker App for iPhone / iPad

Have any of you guys tried the new TieredCaker app by Caluclated Cakes? I helped beta test it a few months ago and it really is a great app. It has changed the way I do consultations. You can read more about what it does on my blog, and you...

582 views, 1 by Charlene - The Red Butterfly Bakery xx

Charlene - The Red Butterfly Bakery xx

Please Help Me Win a Local Business Award (I'll be your best friend forever!)

Hi fellow Cakers! I’ve been nominated for a Local Hidden Gem Award (In Rochdale) and I’d absolutely love to win it! (Who wouldn’t eh?!) It’s to recognise an up and coming business in my area and could really propel my business to another level....

548 views, 0 by Charlene - The Red Butterfly Bakery xx

Charlene - The Red Butterfly Bakery xx

I've only a few hours left so I am shamelessly canvassing for votes! xx

http://www.blueorchid.co.uk/rochdalesbs/nominee/red-butterfly-bakery Hi All, I promise this is the last post I will annoy you all with regarding this lol! I’ve been nominated for a Local Hidden Gem Award (In Rochdale) which is an award to...

254 views, 0 by IS Cakes N Sweets

New to CakesDecor

Hello everyone I am new to CakesDecor and just wanted to introduce my self and my business!! I’ve been baking and decorating since I was a little girl. Cake decorating is my passion and i just started my business officially IS Cakes N Sweets. If...

383 views, 0 by Misssbond

Extending and expanding!

Hi, I want to get my cakes out there but I don’t want to set up a shop/store. Which methods have worked for all you amazing bakers and decorators? Word has spread. Friends of friends contact me now so things are progressing, slowly. I have a...

304 views, 0 by AB Cake Design

AB Cake Design

Starting out!

Hi there, I have been a hobby baker for 20 years and have now decided to try and make a business out of it. Am I mad? L x

464 views, 4 by Costa Cupcake Company

Costa Cupcake Company

Hiya Newbie here !

Hi I’m Tracey-ann from Hadleigh in Essex I’m self taught and started my business this year ! Looking to find cakey bakey friends who feel my pain at 1am when I’m still up and awake baking to get perfection ! I just did my first wedding fayre on...