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Finding the Right Catering Companies – How to Choose

Posted on Oct 21, 2018 by Fe Mendoza

Gone are the days when you can just order pizza for a business meeting. Nowadays, companies are turning to catering services even for simple business and corporate events. This has led to an increase in the number of catering companies in recent years. The task of finding the right catering companies is not easy. But the guideline below breaks down the process of choosing the right catering company is simple steps.

Prepare the guest list

Preparing a guest list does not simply mean listing down the names of all of the individuals that are going to the event. You also need to determine the different dietary requirements of your guests. You should know if there are vegans, vegetarians, gluten-intolerant people on your guest list and then find a catering company who can accommodate your special needs.

Do some research

Google has made it easier to search for catering companies in your area. After all, most catering services nowadays have websites where you can check their services and their menu. But it is still best to get referrals from the people you know. Just make sure that the people you will ask have the same catering requirements as your company.

Set a budget

It is easy to go over budget when choosing catering service ice. This is why you need to set your budget first and then stick to it. If the budget is tight then you need to make sure that you stick only to the essentials. Ket your eyes peeled on some hidden items that can easily jack up your catering bill.

Choose an experienced company

You can never go wrong with a catering company that has been around for years. There’s a reason why they have stayed in business for a long time. Experienced companies do not only serve delicious food, they also have professional staff that can help make your event hassle-free.

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