Your Own Chocolate Shop
to Become a Chocolatier and
a Gourmet Chocolate Business
you love chocolate? Imagine owning a rewarding retail business
that allows you to profit from your passion for fine chocolate.
You can when you open your own gourmet chocolate shop.
Gourmet chocolate (also known
as premium, prestige, or luxury chocolate) is the
growing segment of the chocolate industry, with sales increasing at
double-digit rates every year for the past seven years.
Gourmet chocolates often
are imported or handcrafted (also known as artisan chocolates),
and consumers are willing to pay more to enjoy this "everyday
There are many benefits
to opening your own gourmet chocolate business. When you open a gourmet
chocolate business you will have a shop that is exciting and festive.
You will be surrounded by high quality merchandise, artfully
displayed, with customers eagerly exploring your store.
You will have the pleasure
of helping people find that perfect gift, and watching your customers
enjoy special chocolate treats.
I love what
I do and consider myself the luckiest woman on earth. I wake up every morning
and love going to work. Its always interesting with different projects
and meeting new people."
As a chocolate shop owner, you
will have the freedom to make your own decisions and express your
own creative spirit throughout your store.
Owner of Chocolate Heaven
When you open a gourmet chocolate
shop, you will have insider information about the latest trends
and most sought after chocolates. You will have access to some of
the world's finest chocolates and you will have the luxury
of selling the type of chocolates you want to sell.
For example, here are some
of the chocolate products that you can choose from when deciding what to
offer in your chocolate shop:
If opening a gourmet chocolate
store sounds like the career of your dreams, the FabJob
Guide to Become a Chocolate Shop Owner is for you! In
this e-book you will discover how you can get started and succeed in the
retail chocolate business.
exotic flavored chocolates
chocolates with health
high cacao content chocolate
Fair Trade chocolates
single origin chocolates
flavored cocoa mixes
The how to start a chocolate
shop guide offers insider tips and expert advice from successful
chocolate shop owners and other chocolate industry experts. The experts
who share advice in this guide include:
The guide covers topics of vital
importance to anyone who wants to open a chocolate shop in the United
States or Canada, plus helpful advice for opening a chocolate shop in any country. It includes:
Renowned chocolate expert Carole
Bloom, who has been the national spokesperson for the Chocolate
Manufacturers Association and whose books include All About Chocolate
(winner of Best Chocolate Book at Eurochocolate)
Michael Antonorsi and
Richard Antonorsi, co-founders of Chuao Chocolatier, a Venezuelan
chocolatier pioneering fusion chocolate in the United States.
Jean Thompson, CEO and
owner of Seattle Chocolate Company, a chocolate manufacturer that creates
and markets chocolates especially for women
to Start a Chocolate Shop Business
Your Chocolate Shop
to create a business plan for your chocolate shop (includes a sample
chocolate shop business plan)
what kind of chocolate shop to open, with overviews of:
Contemporary chocolate trends
overview of options for your chocolate shop business:
an existing chocolate store (including how to find chocolate shops
a chocolate shop franchise (including an overview of leading
a new chocolate shop
on choosing a name and signage for your chocolate shop
to get start-up financing for your chocolate business (includes
sample start-up budgets)
about the different legal
structures for businesses and the advantages and disadvantages of each
much space (square footage) you need to open your chocolate shop
to consider when choosing a location for your chocolate shop, including
information about permits and leases
Creating the interior design
of your chocolate shop with tips on how to display items to increase
Information on the types of
and insurance you will need to start your chocolate shop business
and supplies you need to start a retail chocolate shop business and where
to get them
to get inventory for your chocolate shop including information on:
Chocolate trade shows
Where to find wholesalers
chocolates and buyers' guides
Tips on negotiating the best
you will find even more resources and advice, including:
to develop effective systems for operating your chocolate shop on
a daily basis (including opening
and closing duties, and sales procedures)
to set your prices (includes a sample price list for chocolate products)
to organize inventory in your chocolate shop
that can help you manage your inventory of chocolate products
to attract customers to your chocolate shop through advertising
and low cost publicity
How to plan your grand opening
a website to sell chocolate locally and internationally
sales with effective customer relations, including how to get repeat
to find and hire great chocolate shop employees
You can have all this and more
for an incredible price. It can cost hundreds of dollars to take courses
on starting a business, and chances are they will not include specific
information about how to open a chocolate shop. The FabJob
Guide to Become a Chocolate Shop Owner
contains some of the
best business advice you could get from other sources, plus much more.
Links to the best free
resources for starting your chocolate shop business
and events, including clubs, tours, tastings, and festivals
How to develop your knowledge
Valuable samples and
checklists for starting your chocolate shop, including:
plan for a chocolate shop
for a chocolate shop
daily sales report
Sample chocolate shop price
Sample press release
to evaluate competing chocolate shops
for finding the perfect location
Store operations checklist
And more! (including free
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FabJob Guide to Become a Chocolate Shop Owner takes you step-by-step through
what you need to know to open and operate your chocolate shop. The
guide offers insider advice from experts currently working in the chocolate
business to help you achieve your own success as a gourmet chocolate shop
"Like coffee, the consumer
is more knowledgeable and demanding about chocolate these days. As a result,
you are seeing a move toward higher end chocolates by the consumer."
Tony Miller, Chocolatier
and owner of Treat Sweets at Paraíso, Newbury Park, California
"People love interesting
flavors. We make a chile-vanilla truffle that people can't get enough of,
and there's a bourbon truffle that lots of people request. Ive been experimenting
with chai tea and rose petal truffles that everyone loves, too."
Brian Pelletier, Chocolatier
and owner of Kakao Chocolate, St. Louis, Missouri
Tony Miller and Brian Pelletier are two of
the chocolate shop experts who gave advice in this FabJob guide.
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