Espresso! Starting and Running Your Own Coffee Business

by Julie Huffaker, Joe Monaghan

  • Format: Paperback
  • ISBN-13/ EAN: 9780471121381
  • ISBN-10: 047112138X
  • Pages: 224
  • Publication Date: 10/19/1995
  • Carton Quantity: 39
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  • About the Book
    An A-to-Z guide to making it in your own specialty coffee business!

    Expert tips, tricks, and a gold mine of crucial how-to information you just can't find anywhere else--learn how to:

    * Get started in business for as little as $15,000

    * Secure the optimum location

    * Get the financing that best suits your goals

    * Buy, use, and maintain equipment

    * Find and deal with suppliers

    * Market your espresso business with little or no capital

    * Brew delicious, high-quality coffee drinks that keep customers coming back for more

    * Hire and manage personnel

    * And much more

    Espresso! also arms you with sample business forms, leases, and contracts; worksheets and checklists for planning, opening, and running day-to-day operations; sample menus; coffee drink recipes; inventory lists; plans and layouts; and dozens of other valuable, time-saving tools of the trade that no espresso entrepreneur should be without.

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