Cake Central - Cake Decorating Business - Recent Changeshttp://www.cakecentral.com/livefeed.rssTrack the most recent changes to the cake central community with this feedenHuddler 0.1Thu, 18 Dec 2014 02:03:08 +0000Wanted Baker Strasburg Vahttp://www.cakecentral.com/t/781176/wanted-baker-strasburg-va "Good Morning I am looking for someone to bake my nephews wedding cake. Strasburg..."threadTue, 16 Dec 2014 13:38:04 +00007189deTue, 16 Dec 2014 13:38:04 +0000#4956812New to this...How do i price this cake????http://www.cakecentral.com/t/781170/new-to-this-how-do-i-price-this-cake "Hey guys, I've been a big fan of this website for a while now and have been learning a..."threadTue, 16 Dec 2014 04:47:51 +0000FutureCakeBossTue, 16 Dec 2014 04:47:51 +0000#4956558Looking for best practices for hiring a cake decoratorhttp://www.cakecentral.com/t/781163/looking-for-best-practices-for-hiring-a-cake-decorator "Hi everyone, My family opined an ice cream shop early this year and we'd like to start..."threadMon, 15 Dec 2014 19:18:01 +0000MikeyPMon, 15 Dec 2014 19:18:01 +0000#4956165Offering Gift Cardshttp://www.cakecentral.com/t/781149/offering-gift-cards "Hi there!  I really want to offer gift cards (either physical or electronic, I haven't..."threadSun, 14 Dec 2014 17:20:21 +0000ncsmorrisSun, 14 Dec 2014 17:20:21 +0000#4954310Trade Showshttp://www.cakecentral.com/t/781145/trade-shows "Hi All! Are Trade shows still considered a 'must' for cake decorating business'? Or is..."threadSun, 14 Dec 2014 07:04:15 +0000Sugar CreationsSun, 14 Dec 2014 07:04:15 +0000#4953726Need Your Feedbackhttp://www.cakecentral.com/t/781099/need-your-feedback "Hi everyone!   I'm new to the forum and have been reading lots of threads.  I am a..."threadThu, 11 Dec 2014 02:03:37 +0000MoniJThu, 11 Dec 2014 02:03:37 +0000#4950025Ganache cake charthttp://www.cakecentral.com/t/781089/ganache-cake-chart "I don't use ganache very often (sadly) and am not too experienced in how much to make..."threadWed, 10 Dec 2014 13:46:27 +0000julia1812Wed, 10 Dec 2014 13:46:27 +0000#4947184Cheap Cake Lady or Manhttp://www.cakecentral.com/t/781081/cheap-cake-lady-or-man "Question? How do you price your cakes accordingly if these are the prices for a 3tier..."threadTue, 09 Dec 2014 17:35:58 +0000cupncakes35Tue, 09 Dec 2014 17:35:58 +0000#4945682Who are your most valuable customers?http://www.cakecentral.com/t/781061/who-are-your-most-valuable-customers "Hi all,   I am new to the business.  I only have so much resources for marketing and..."threadMon, 08 Dec 2014 07:50:41 +0000catkokoMon, 08 Dec 2014 07:50:41 +0000#4943779Selling cakes/desserts out of a non-food business? http://www.cakecentral.com/t/781011/selling-cakes-desserts-out-of-a-non-food-business "The hair salon where I get my hair done is setting up booths in an extra room they have..."threadThu, 04 Dec 2014 05:30:28 +0000es329Thu, 04 Dec 2014 05:30:28 +0000#4938043How to get orders after closing flea market table?http://www.cakecentral.com/t/781010/how-to-get-orders-after-closing-flea-market-table "  Dear cake people,   After several years of attempting to sell baking at a flea..."threadThu, 04 Dec 2014 05:03:39 +0000rwarrenThu, 04 Dec 2014 05:03:39 +0000#4938025Hotel suite shop possible opportunity http://www.cakecentral.com/t/781006/hotel-suite-shop-possible-opportunity "Hello everyone,  So, I showed the assistant manager at the hotel my portfolio, she..."threadWed, 03 Dec 2014 22:33:06 +0000yesandnoWed, 03 Dec 2014 22:33:06 +0000#4937739Disney Cakes and Sweets and Copyrighthttp://www.cakecentral.com/t/781005/disney-cakes-and-sweets-and-copyright "Does anybody know if Disney's new magazine "Disney Cakes and Sweets" changes their..."threadWed, 03 Dec 2014 20:12:46 +0000tink986201Wed, 03 Dec 2014 20:12:46 +0000#4937661How far should a cake decorator go to achieve good customer servicehttp://www.cakecentral.com/t/780985/how-far-should-a-cake-decorator-go-to-achieve-good-customer-service "Hi all cake decorators out there, This is my first question/post/thread on cake..."threadTue, 02 Dec 2014 21:09:32 +0000Absolutely8Tue, 02 Dec 2014 21:09:32 +0000#4936103Good or bad idea to list prices onlinehttp://www.cakecentral.com/t/780965/good-or-bad-idea-to-list-prices-online "Hi,   I am a newbie.  I hope this is not a dumb question. I have created some popular..."threadMon, 01 Dec 2014 22:06:22 +0000catkokoMon, 01 Dec 2014 22:06:22 +0000#4934530starting a new cake business but need advice....http://www.cakecentral.com/t/780961/starting-a-new-cake-business-but-need-advice "i am starting a small cake business out of my home (mostly for my enjoyment)..  I live..."threadMon, 01 Dec 2014 18:51:10 +0000ckutzerMon, 01 Dec 2014 18:51:10 +0000#4934197vollrath mixer...http://www.cakecentral.com/t/780933/vollrath-mixer "looking into purchasing a 30 quart mixer, for our new cake shop opening soon. I am..."threadSat, 29 Nov 2014 17:37:57 +0000only one andiSat, 29 Nov 2014 17:37:57 +0000#4930906400w or 800w mixer?http://www.cakecentral.com/t/780919/400w-or-800w-mixer "Hello   I'm looking to buy a new Kenwood stand mixer and wondered how much you..."threadFri, 28 Nov 2014 21:31:15 +0000Lyndseyb52Fri, 28 Nov 2014 21:31:15 +0000#4929743Belle Cake Pricinghttp://www.cakecentral.com/t/780904/belle-cake-pricing "Hi Cake bakers, I am very new to London and not too familiar about how much is too..."threadThu, 27 Nov 2014 23:40:48 +0000Cakes by TatiThu, 27 Nov 2014 23:40:48 +0000#4928570Fondant Figurines for Salehttp://www.cakecentral.com/t/780901/fondant-figurines-for-sale "Does anyone know where I can find fondant figurines for sale?  Am in need of a golfer..."threadThu, 27 Nov 2014 21:34:36 +0000newmansmom2004Thu, 27 Nov 2014 21:34:36 +0000#4928445First huge orderhttp://www.cakecentral.com/t/780892/first-huge-order "Hey everyone! so I have an order for 150 cupcakes, and a 6 inch round cake. I am..."threadThu, 27 Nov 2014 06:02:23 +0000easyaspieThu, 27 Nov 2014 06:02:23 +0000#4927563A Deposit is NOT a gift certificate. http://www.cakecentral.com/t/780873/a-deposit-is-not-a-gift-certificate "Hey all~ So I have a bride who was booked for Jan 24th. 2 weeks ago she cancelled her..."threadTue, 25 Nov 2014 15:42:39 +0000jenmatTue, 25 Nov 2014 15:42:39 +0000#4925510What's in a name??http://www.cakecentral.com/t/780871/whats-in-a-name "I think I have shot myself in the foot by naming my business Kay is for Kake. If you..."threadTue, 25 Nov 2014 12:05:20 +0000sleaky77Tue, 25 Nov 2014 12:05:20 +0000#4925113Naming a new cake businesshttp://www.cakecentral.com/t/780870/naming-a-new-cake-business "Hi,  Me and my friend are just about to start a cake company but we are so  stuck on..."threadTue, 25 Nov 2014 09:45:49 +0000clairebear999Tue, 25 Nov 2014 09:45:49 +0000#4925018Customer said cake was "inedible" because it was so dry. What would you do?http://www.cakecentral.com/t/780859/customer-said-cake-was-inedible-because-it-was-so-dry-what-would-you-do "Hi, haven't posted on here for years  but really need some advice please if anyone's..."threadMon, 24 Nov 2014 16:49:00 +0000jojo76Mon, 24 Nov 2014 16:49:00 +0000#4923956Price for a stadium cake? I know people hate these questions, but I have specifics.http://www.cakecentral.com/t/780844/price-for-a-stadium-cake-i-know-people-hate-these-questions-but-i-have-specifics "So a friend of my father's wants a cake carved into the shape of Camden Yards (Oriole..."threadSun, 23 Nov 2014 20:29:33 +0000SandyES00Sun, 23 Nov 2014 20:29:33 +0000#4922615NJ Bakers - Commercial Kitchenhttp://www.cakecentral.com/t/780808/nj-bakers-commercial-kitchen "Good Morning/Afternoon To All You Great Bakers:   I live in Middle***, NJ, and I have..."threadFri, 21 Nov 2014 14:32:59 +0000CakewishesFri, 21 Nov 2014 14:32:59 +0000#4918528Contract helphttp://www.cakecentral.com/t/780800/contract-help "Hello everyone,    I am in the middle of making up a contract and I wanted to ask you..."threadThu, 20 Nov 2014 22:28:42 +0000smyshaThu, 20 Nov 2014 22:28:42 +0000#4917153Im soooo confused!!!!http://www.cakecentral.com/t/780796/im-soooo-confused "Please I need advice on this Cottage Food Law. I want to start selling my cakes and..."threadThu, 20 Nov 2014 12:20:40 +0000slimkimThu, 20 Nov 2014 12:20:40 +0000#4916447Cottage food law in Californiahttp://www.cakecentral.com/t/780788/cottage-food-law-in-california "Just wondering if you're allowed to ship things under the California cottage food law..."threadThu, 20 Nov 2014 04:25:20 +0000rr2sweetThu, 20 Nov 2014 04:25:20 +0000#4916000How much would you charge/ Pricinghttp://www.cakecentral.com/t/780785/how-much-would-you-charge-pricing " Client asked for this cake Min to feed 35 people Red Velvet cake w/a Cream Cheese..."threadWed, 19 Nov 2014 23:47:27 +0000WildthingcakesWed, 19 Nov 2014 23:47:27 +0000#4915913Hiring Helphttp://www.cakecentral.com/t/780776/hiring-help "Hello everyone,   I'm happy to report that business is expanding beyond what I can do..."threadWed, 19 Nov 2014 19:17:42 +0000MartieGWed, 19 Nov 2014 19:17:42 +0000#4915405Cake mix vs Scratch??? http://www.cakecentral.com/t/780756/cake-mix-vs-scratch "First let me say that I do not want to start a mess or step on any toes.  But, I do not..."threadTue, 18 Nov 2014 16:32:07 +0000cakeymomTue, 18 Nov 2014 16:32:07 +0000#4913807Is it wise to sell online?http://www.cakecentral.com/t/780752/is-it-wise-to-sell-online "Hi,   I am new to the business (less than 3 months).  I sell custom cakes and..."threadTue, 18 Nov 2014 05:12:03 +0000catkokoTue, 18 Nov 2014 05:12:03 +0000#4912956Frustrated! Craigslist Ad..http://www.cakecentral.com/t/780743/frustrated-craigslist-ad "Perusing around craigslist in my area, I thought I'd type in "cakes" to see if anyone..."threadMon, 17 Nov 2014 22:20:07 +0000AileenGPMon, 17 Nov 2014 22:20:07 +0000#4912714Wheres my customers!!??http://www.cakecentral.com/t/780732/wheres-my-customers "Hiya :)   So.. I started my cake business earlier this year, and while im getting..."threadMon, 17 Nov 2014 12:11:27 +0000sapphirecupcakeMon, 17 Nov 2014 12:11:27 +0000#4911490conflicted about education http://www.cakecentral.com/t/780698/conflicted-about-education "I have always had a passion for baking and I have already attended culinary school. I..."threadSun, 16 Nov 2014 19:25:41 +0000cupcakewarriorSun, 16 Nov 2014 19:25:41 +0000#4909814she's on a budget! help!http://www.cakecentral.com/t/780696/shes-on-a-budget-help "a friend of mine told her friend about the cake I made for her. so she messages me on..."threadSun, 16 Nov 2014 16:29:47 +0000vannah1986Sun, 16 Nov 2014 16:29:47 +0000#4909416EIN number - pros? cons?http://www.cakecentral.com/t/780504/ein-number-pros-cons "Can anyone tell me if there are any pros and/or cons to having an EIN # aside from not..."threadWed, 12 Nov 2014 21:21:02 +000061999Wed, 12 Nov 2014 21:21:02 +0000#4902871Cake height affect servings??http://www.cakecentral.com/t/780480/cake-height-affect-servings "So I'm wondering how you guys deal with tall cakes. I know the norm is 4" tall cake but..."threadTue, 11 Nov 2014 14:45:56 +0000PhunCakesTue, 11 Nov 2014 14:45:56 +0000#4899739Expanding helphttp://www.cakecentral.com/t/780460/expanding-help "Hi there! So I'm an at home baker and stay at home mom to my 2 yr old daughter. I have..."threadMon, 10 Nov 2014 13:14:50 +0000mandyklug10Mon, 10 Nov 2014 13:14:50 +0000#4898115Thumbtackhttp://www.cakecentral.com/t/780452/thumbtack "I have a Thumbtack question. I have been advertising there for over a year and have..."threadMon, 10 Nov 2014 02:28:50 +0000EkabaMon, 10 Nov 2014 02:28:50 +0000#4897416HELP!!!http://www.cakecentral.com/t/780450/help "I'm new at all this so I was wondering if I can get some help pricing my cake! 3 layers..."threadMon, 10 Nov 2014 01:58:59 +0000camelia1977Mon, 10 Nov 2014 01:58:59 +0000#4897399cake boxeshttp://www.cakecentral.com/t/780443/cake-boxes "Where do you get your cake boxes? i've always got them as needed from Walmart or..."threadSun, 09 Nov 2014 18:19:06 +0000ShandiKakesSun, 09 Nov 2014 18:19:06 +0000#4896621Taste Testing & Bridal Expohttp://www.cakecentral.com/t/780435/taste-testing-bridal-expo "I am new to posting in the forum and apologize if I have overlooked this topic from the..."threadSun, 09 Nov 2014 04:51:20 +0000mksmccomasSun, 09 Nov 2014 04:51:20 +0000#4895823Photoshoot requestshttp://www.cakecentral.com/t/780414/photoshoot-requests "Hello All,    I have been in business for a few years and am now at the point that I..."threadFri, 07 Nov 2014 21:39:45 +0000kvandFri, 07 Nov 2014 21:39:45 +0000#4893308How much to charge for cake stand hire?http://www.cakecentral.com/t/780413/how-much-to-charge-for-cake-stand-hire "Hi all,    I've recently started getting serious about my cake decorating business..."threadFri, 07 Nov 2014 21:10:50 +0000mandsieFri, 07 Nov 2014 21:10:50 +0000#4893256Selective bookinghttp://www.cakecentral.com/t/780386/selective-booking "I'm now booking wedding cakes for June of 2015  (and May, etc) .  In this busy time, I..."threadThu, 06 Nov 2014 13:00:30 +0000letaThu, 06 Nov 2014 13:00:30 +0000#4890949Sounding confident to customershttp://www.cakecentral.com/t/780363/sounding-confident-to-customers "Hi Guys,    Just a quick question from a newbie...    I am confident and happy..."threadWed, 05 Nov 2014 07:57:34 +0000Andie79Wed, 05 Nov 2014 07:57:34 +0000#4889213Need help getting my name out there!!http://www.cakecentral.com/t/780351/need-help-getting-my-name-out-there "Need ideas for marketing my wedding cake business that won't cost me a fortune. Any..."threadTue, 04 Nov 2014 23:26:28 +0000mylilpeaceocakeTue, 04 Nov 2014 23:26:28 +0000#4888862