Attending events can provide eye-opening experiences, important connections and new, loyal customers. Here are some events in the UK that you as a café owner should consider attending in order to conduct priceless marketing while building your valuable network.
Social media may be the most important marketing channel you have as a small business. It’s cheap, fun and can generate plenty of attention from your potential customers. But relax: You don’t have to do everything at once. Here’s the first part of our guide to social media for small businesses. Continue reading Social media for small businesses: 5 things to remember before getting started
So you’ve set the most mouth-watering menu ever. Well done! Now, how much should you charge for the dishes you offer?
Getting public criticism is tough. When you pour heart and soul into your work it’s difficult not to get emotional.
You’ve set up your food stall and your menu is mouth-watering – it’s all go from here, right? Well, maybe not. We joined forces with Andy Waugh of successful The Wild Game Co. to get his best advice for dealing with five common pitfalls. Continue reading 5 common pitfalls for your new street food business
Recruiting staff is an essential part for any business, especially in an expanding one. But getting a new person onboard is something most business owners are anxious about. The human factor is both exciting and terrifying.
At iZettle we’ve learnt that big things start small. Last week we introduced you to Andy Waugh who runs several The Wild Game Co. restaurants and a monthly pop up. However, everything started small with only a simple meat counter at Broadway market.
BAM! When you’re new to Yelp, the feeling you get when getting an awesome review is hard to compete with. Your heart skips a beat, you celebrate with champagne and you can’t wait to share it with your mates… But wait! You shouldn’t sit back and relax because you did your job well. Knowing how to deal with positive customer reviews is just as important as dealing with complaints. Here are the basics to how to make the most of your great reviews. Continue reading Yelp 101: How to make the most of positive reviews
Have you ever thought about setting up a food market stall? Whether you’re cooking in your own kitchen or at a Guide Michelin restaurant: A street food market is a great place to try out a concept and reach new customers. Continue reading 5 easy steps: How to take your kitchen to the streets
You know the feeling of trying to find a new place to eat and you don’t know where to go? I think we all do. Every month, 135 million people around the world turn to Yelp’s business registry to find – and review – the tastiest burgers and the best local businesses. Needless to say, Yelp is a goldmine for attracting customers. Continue reading Five things you should do to attract customers through Yelp