How to open a candy store
For those who want to open a candy store, there is always a place on the market today, and the approximate profitability of a business can be up to thirty percent. Another excellent factor that will invariably play its role is the relatively small amount required to set up production — approximately four hundred thousand dollars.
Before you open a candy store, you need to analyze the market. Experts say that regional producers that have already taken place, who are gradually moving to the center, are more likely to succeed. Their product is attractive for buyers in all respects, which invariably affects the popularity and level of sales.
Assuming the opening of the confectionery, you need to very carefully work on investment issues. Here the first place goes high-tech equipment. By the way, it is worth noting that equipment for foreign-made confectioneries is much cheaper than domestic.
In second place is the issue of renting premises, which, with an area of two hundred square meters, will be approximately two hundred thousand dollars a year. The obligatory presence of a small fleet of vehicles, on average, will cost approximately seventy thousand dollars.
One more item of expenses that needs to be planned in the process of developing a business plan for the opening confectionery shop is the marketing budget and is quite substantial.
The constant question in the planning and opening of the confectionery is the question of recruitment. In this matter, it is necessary to take into account such aspects as the number of stores to which products are to be delivered at the initial stage, as well as the assortment to be supplied. The main attention should be paid to the selection of specialists in such specialties as a retail manager and a pastry technologist.
An important issue in the preparation of the opening of the confectionery should be given to the assortment, which must take into account both demand and market. By the way, the issue of sales of products only opening confectionery experts advise starting with small retail stores. Having adjusted the work of this channel, you can think about reaching a higher level.