What Would You Price Cupcake Sliders & Fries Combos At?

Business By chefshar Updated 1 Mar 2012 , 8:03pm by jason_kraft

chefshar Posted 1 Mar 2012 , 7:27pm
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A friend liked the Cupcake Sliders & Fries combos that I made for my daughter and would like me to make them for her Son's birthday coming up in April. I have only ever done cakes for my family and never to sell, so I have no idea as to what to charge her per cupcake/fry combo. What would you price them at? Thanks so much for any and all advice.

Sharlene

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jason_kraft Posted 1 Mar 2012 , 8:03pm
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You need to work out how much they cost to make, including ingredients, labor (paying yourself a decent wage), and overhead on a per-order basis (utilities, insurance, licensing fees, and so on), then add a profit margin of 20% or so.

You'll also need to find out if you can legally sell food made from home, some states require a licensed and inspected commercial kitchen.

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