How does the business operate on a daily basis?
The business opens at 6:30 for preparation and starts servicing customers from 7am. Business is slow in the mornings until Â±10am, where after it is very busy for the next 2-3 hours. Not too much afternoon trade but it is still worth being open until 3- 3:30pm.
How are the clients attracted to the business?
The business is in existence for a longtime and is well known in the area. Word of mouth is the main source of new business generation.
What Advertising/Marketing is carried out?
No real advertising is required but they sometimes do a pamphlets campaign.
Does the business have any contract work?
No written contracts but they have lots of regulars. There is at least one company that buys lunch for 20 staff members every day.
What competition exists?
Very little in that specific area.
What are the seasonal trends?
December/January are definitely slower months due to a lot of factories closing for 2 to 3 weeks at year end. April is traditionally also a marginally slower month.