Time and time again, you have delighted the taste buds of your neighbors, co-workers and family members with your sumptuous baked products. Why not parlay your passion for baking into profits?
Launching a baking business will require research of your target markets and obtaining the proper license(s) and equipment to set up shop. Many entrepreneurs have been successful operating a home based baking business. Others have chosen actual storefronts. As your business grows, the latter may be inevitable.
Here are a few niches to consider:
Cupcake food truck
Sell baking recipes on sites like eBay.
Sales & Marketing:
Sell your baked goods to local restaurants and specialty food stores.
Work exclusively with caterers/or start your own catering biz.
Start a mail-order/online business.
Church/Neighborhood Bake Sales
Author your own cookbooks.
Host a Baking Television Program
Start and monetize a baking blog.
Use social media (Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest, Instagram, etc.) to gain visibility, attract and engage with current and potential customers.