If you are as passionate about food as I am, you might have thought about starting your own food blog where you can get creative and share your passion with others. If that is the case, here are some tips to help you get started.
Category Archives: The Business of Food
This may surprise you, but one of the industries that have thrived across the world during the pandemic is the food industry. With a growing number of successful food delivery services, there has never been a better time to boost the your food company’s visibility or even start a new food company altogether. Food really does bring people together, and the popularity of ordering restaurant-quality meals and having them delivered to your front door shows no sign of stopping anytime soon.
This is a sad time for restaurant-loving foodies, but even more so for the owners of those food-service-based businesses. It has now been six months since restaurants were forced to shut down due to the coronavirus pandemic. According to a new survey released yesterday by the National Restaurant Association, nearly 1 in 6 restaurants (representing nearly 100,000 restaurants) is closed either permanently or long-term; nearly 3 million employees are still out of work, and the industry is on track to lose $240 billion in sales by the end of the year.
Have you ever considered a culinary career? Many people get into food-related businesses because of a general love of food and cooking (that’s partly why I started this blog). Others fall into it after trying something else. Christine Nguyen, founder of Mama Crank’s Pies, was […]
Last weekend, while driving around a neighborhood looking for homes to rent, my husband and I discovered a phenomenon called the “neighborhood pop up.” A sign stuck in someone’s front yard invited us to come and sip, snack and shop. Since we both enjoy flea […]