Want to start a small food business?
Over 99% of businesses in the United States are small businesses, and that is according to the Small Business Administration in USA. Same here in the Philippines most of us own a small business especially, small food businesses. There are lots of small food businesses to choose from hot or cold, from frozen delights to steaming hot dim sums, name it you can find it anywhere. Nowadays people wanted things done fast, that’s why we Pinoys enjoy fast food and our so called “street foods”. Now instead of seeing them on the streets, they are now inside our malls, schools and even our office’s pantries. And according to the Food and Agriculture Organization there are 2.5 billion of people that eat street food every day, looking at that number this is a good opportunity for you to start your small food business. Like what they say “Strike the iron while it’s hot”.
Worried of getting a franchise or starting by your own?
Yes. You can start having your own business name, own style, recipe, find you own place and build up the credibility of your business. If you don’t mind those hassles go on. But one thing with franchising it is worry free, you can start your small food business in a breeze, food carts are ready, no need to experiment for a good sauce recipe and you can even hire a location assistant to look for the best spot for your food business.
What to franchise and Where to find franchise business?
We Pinoys love foods, and starting you small food business is not a problem but deciding what to sell won’t be a question. There a variety of foods to select from noodles fried or not, burgers, pizzas, sisig, juice or what have you, but the question is where to find a good franchise. There are things you need to consider, will it be able to provide a good quality of food? Or will the company be able to help equip you with knowledge in becoming a better entrepreneur? Will they give you assistance in running you food cart franchise? These are some questions that you need to consider in getting a food cart franchise. As a starter I would like to recommend you reading some blogs in this website. It will give you ideas how to start a small food business here in the Philippines. There are varieties of food business to choose from. It will also give you guidelines how to start your food cart business, your starting capital, people that can help you run the business where you can enjoy and start you small food business worry free. Don’t forget to ask and do your research. Enjoy reading!