How To Start A Home-Based Bakery Business

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Lots of people, especially stay-at-home moms, engage in baking goodies at home. Madalas tayong makakita ng mga nagbebenta nito on Facebook, and the buyers are usually the seller’s friends or friends of friends.

In this kind of business, delivery is usually done through meet-ups in a certain place and the payments are done upon meeting.

Sa mga overseas Filipino workers na gusto ng dagdag kita sa pamamagitan ng home-based bakery business , here’s how!

 

1. Skills Needed

home baking business

Hindi pwede yung sige lang ng sige! Before entering the baking business you’ll need to have know-how on proper home bakery management. Maari mong matutunan ang proper management sa pamamagitan ng pag-attend ng baking courses, malaking tulong din ang pagkahilig mo sa pagluluto. Talking to an expert or sucessful people in the field of baking is a big help.

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2. Identify the baked goods you are going to sell.

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It is important to create a list of each baked good you intend to sell. Take note of the description you can use in your marketing materials. And, of course, price the goods well, ‘wag mo namang masyadong mahalan kung nagii-start ka pa lang.

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3. Start up Requirements

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  • Necessary Equipments. To start a successful home bakery, you’ll need to make sure that you have all the necessary equipment and supplies that you will need to use. You can start kahit sa kaunting baking ingredients at baking supplies. Just make sure  you have a working oven, stove, and freezer/refrigerator at home.
  • Find suitable suppliers. You’ll need to make sure you have reliable suppliers for your supplies and ingredients para ma-ensure na smooth running ang business mo. Ensure to compare prices on several different suppliers para makatipid, pero siguraduhing good quality pa rin .
  • Set up a storage area. Set up a safe area for your finished products para hindi ito ma-damage. Importante rin na meron kang refrigerator na mapaglagyan ng iyong mga supplies tulad ng milk, cream, butter at itlog to make them last long.

 

4. Invest in Advertising.

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Pwede kang maglagay ng tarpaulin sa labas ng bahay niyo or post pictures and advertisements on your social media accounts  para malalaman ng mga buyers that you are running a homebased baking business. Be sure to upload tempting photos of your baked goods, yung siguradong maglalaway kung sino man ang makakakita, at sure na dadami ang prospective buyers mo!
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About the Author

Carol is a plain housewife and a mother of two giants. She is a graduate of Bachelor in Agricultural Technology. She is most passionate when it comes to the art of cooking and loves to experiment with new recipes. She is, as many people say, a positive thinker and has a great sense of humor.

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