If you own a restaurant, it can be tempting to team up with the first supplier that you find, but in reality there are a lot of different factors that you should consider before you choose a supplier. From who they already work with to staff turnover, here are four more tips to find the right supplier for your restaurant.
Look at Their Existing Clients
There are over 250,000 catering businesses in the UK, so there are lots of different types of suppliers to choose from. One way to assess a supplier is to look at their current clients: do they work with giant supermarkets, or do they mostly work with restaurants and cafes?
Check Their Background
One quick conversation with a supplier could make you feel like they are the right company for you, but it is always worth delving a little deeper to find out …