How to Choose an Indoor Venue for Your Catering Event

As the weather gets colder, the opportunity for outdoor gatherings (especially catered events) is drawing to a close. But life is still full of events, gatherings, celebrations and parties. Except that now, you want your guests to be in a cozy indoor environment, free from the influence of any drastic weather. And when you have … Read more

3 Worst Case Catering Scenarios: And How to Avoid Them

When you organize a catered event, all kinds of worst-case scenarios might enter into your mind — especially if it’s a very important function, or if you’ve never organized a catered event before. The scary thing is that these scenarios actually have happened, and will probably happen again in some city or town. But it’s … Read more

How Do I Maximize My Catering Budget?

When it comes to saving money on car insurance or groceries, the situation is relatively straightforward. You find the lowest price, make sure you’re still getting a product or service that does the job, and go about your business. But when it comes to something like catering, it’s a different story altogether. Sure, you could … Read more

4 Deal Breakers When Hiring a Caterer

Whether you’re planning a wedding, a work function, or a party, one of the most important elements of any event is food. A well catered event with impeccable service and delicious food leaves people raving about the experience. On the other hand, if catering is poorly done, it can leave a bad taste in guests’ … Read more

3 Catering Ideas for Summer

Everybody knows that Summer is the best time for grilling and outdoor eating. But organizing things yourself isn’t the only option, even if your group is relatively small. Bringing a professional caterer into the picture can be a great way to make your event more festive and exciting, not to mention “smoother sailing” for the … Read more

Four Catering Disasters and How to Avoid Them

One of the litmus tests of a really successful catered event is that no reality TV producer would be interested in it. Just think about it for a minute. Every reality TV show these days, whether it’s about home renovation or tattoo parlors, is all about drama. The more things go wrong, and the more … Read more

Three Things Your Caterer Doesn’t Understand

When you’re in charge of organizing an event, catering is one of the most important (and often nerve wracking) parts of the whole process. Here you have anywhere from dozens to hundreds or even a thousand people, and your job is to make sure the event is a success. If it’s a catered event, the … Read more

Three Things Your Catering Company Isn’t Telling You

Since the average catered event involves hundreds of people and thousands of dollars, it only makes sense that event planners want the best possible value, the highest level of professionalism, and the utmost expertise from a caterer. A lot of money is changing hands, and the success of your event is hanging in the balance. … Read more