When you run a restaurant or cafe, there are lots of moving parts you need to keep track of, and your food suppliers, in particular, can be a critical part of your success. This blog is designed to help you have more productive relationships with your food suppliers. There will be posts on choosing the right food suppliers, managing your inventory, communicating with your suppliers, finding ways to save and more. While your staff, your location and your menu are all important, you cannot do anything without the right food suppliers. Whether you need Italian cookies, olive oil or million of other food stuffs, this blog should help you make it all easier.
13 January 2021
If you're about to put together a few dozen Christmas hampers for your local hospices, here is some advice to follow. 1. Use wholesale Christmas crackers No Christmas hamper would be complete without one or two Christmas crackers. However, if you're creating dozens of hampers, putting a couple of crackers in each one could leave you with less money for the food that you want to order for these baskets.
10 September 2019
Christmas dinner may be one of the highlights of the year for your home's residents. You'll want to make this meal special for them, and extra touches like giving everyone a cracker makes a difference. While you might have purchased regular crackers in the past, why not consider using fill-your-own-crackers this year? These come ready-made but don't have contents in them yet — you fill them before you give them out.
25 January 2018
Chilli has a load of health benefits. It can help weight loss, make digestion easier, and even works as a healthy form of pain relief. On top of all that, it's packed with vitamin C, so it's great for keeping your immune system healthy. The only trouble is, for some people, the heat. Not everyone enjoys spicy food, which makes it difficult to eat chilli for its health benefits. In reality, an aversion to spiciness doesn't need to be a reason to miss out on this super-healthy ingredient – you just need to know how to mask the heat a bit.
16 January 2018
Snack foods are usually considered to be unhealthy junk – tasty treats that can fill you up temporarily but shouldn't be eaten too often. Not all snacks are unhealthy, however, and there are plenty of choices out there that can be nutritious. Nuts are one of the best-known healthy snacks. Packing a nice protein hit plus a range of different nutrients depending on the particular variety, nuts are a useful alternative to other snack foods.