Introduction to Catering

Introduction to Catering

Ingredients for Success

Book - 2001
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Cengage Learning
This practical, hands-on book is written by three food service professionals who share their secrets to successful catering. The authors emphasize the importance of becoming an efficient and effective caterer. They share the tips and tricks that distinguish the novice from the professional caterer. This book includes informative anecdotes and vignettes that enable readers to learn from the mistakes of others. This valuable resource is an important tool that caterers will want to keep handy for easy reference.

Book News
A text for students in food service, sharing tips and tricks that distinguish the novice from the professional caterer. Early chapters cover types of catering, the catering market, and creating a customer base. Later chapters cover aspects of the catering operation, such as management, operations, equipment, and legal issues, and look at application of total quality management. Includes b&w photos, catering forms, and a sample business plan, plus study features. Shiring is affiliated with Indiana University of Pennsylvania. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (

Publisher: Albany, NY : Delmar, c2001
ISBN: 9780766816602
Characteristics: xviii, 398 : ill. ; p. 24 cm
Additional Contributors: Jardine, R. William
Mills, Richard J.


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