Business Idea Center
Food - Industries

Bakery

Cook up a business with a combination of culinary and business skills.
Startup Costs: $10,000 - $50,000
Franchises Available? Yes
Online Operation? No

Bartender For Hire

Hire out your bartending skills and earn tips along the way.
Startup Costs: Under $2,000
Home Based: Can be operated from home.
Part Time: Can be operated part-time.
Franchises Available? No
Online Operation? No

Bottled Water

With a focus on health, the bottled water market continues to be strong.
Startup Costs: $10,000 - $50,000
Franchises Available? Yes
Online Operation? No

Brew Pub

Want to introduce the world to your premium brew? Start a pub.
Startup Costs: $100,000 +
Franchises Available? Yes
Online Operation? No

Buffet-Only Restaurant

Let customers customize their dinners at a buffet restaurant.
Startup Costs: $10,000 - $50,000
Franchises Available? Yes
Online Operation? No

Catering

Love food? Love people? Bring your interests together with a catering business.
Startup Costs: $10,000 - $50,000
Home Based: Can be operated from home.
Part Time: Can be operated part-time.
Franchises Available? No
Online Operation? No

Catering Truck

Offer the convenience of a mobile food business.
Startup Costs: $10,000 - $50,000
Part Time: Can be operated part-time.
Franchises Available? No
Online Operation? No

Chocolate Making

If your chocolate expertise can offer something the grocery store candy aisle can't, you could be in business.
Startup Costs: $2,000 - $10,000
Franchises Available? Yes
Online Operation? Yes

Chuck Wagon

Start a mobile restaurant business to bring food to your hungry customers.
Startup Costs: $10,000 - $50,000
Part Time: Can be operated part-time.
Franchises Available? No
Online Operation? No

Coffee Service

Help employers keep their employees happy with a coffee service.
Startup Costs: $10,000 - $50,000
Home Based: Can be operated from home.
Part Time: Can be operated part-time.
Franchises Available? No
Online Operation? No

Community Restaurant Guide

Cash in on connecting diners with your local restaurants.
Startup Costs: $2,000 - $10,000
Home Based: Can be operated from home.
Part Time: Can be operated part-time.
Franchises Available? No
Online Operation? No

Cookie Gift Business

Have a knack for baking? Create delicious gifts.
Startup Costs: $2,000 - $10,000
Home Based: Can be operated from home.
Part Time: Can be operated part-time.
Franchises Available? Yes
Online Operation? Yes

Cookie Sales

Get people to line up for your addicting desserts.
Startup Costs: $10,000 - $50,000
Home Based: Can be operated from home.
Part Time: Can be operated part-time.
Franchises Available? Yes
Online Operation? Yes

Cooking Classes

Cook up a recipe for business success with culinary classes.
Startup Costs: $2,000 - $10,000
Home Based: Can be operated from home.
Part Time: Can be operated part-time.
Franchises Available? No
Online Operation? No

Cotton Candy

Add some fluff to your pocket with this colorful business.
Startup Costs: $10,000 - $50,000
Home Based: Can be operated from home.
Part Time: Can be operated part-time.
Franchises Available? No
Online Operation? No