Contact us now
01733 806330

Category:stocktaking

Why A Catering Business Should Carry Out Stocktakes

Why A Catering Business Should Carry Out Stocktakes

As independent stocktakers we speak to a lot of catering business owners that are unsure why they should carry out stocktakes. This is an extremely common question asked by those in the catering and hospitality businesses, so we thought we would answer it in this blog post. We have put together three reasons why you […]

Read More

Increasing Your Pub Margins

Increasing Your Pub Margins

If you are a pub or bar owner it is only normal that you will want to find ways of increasing your pub margins. In order to run a successful business there are many factors to consider. One of these most important factors is your pub margins. Your stocktaking routine is one of the key […]

Read More

Networking Events Around Peterborough – W/c 10/2/2020

Networking Events Around Peterborough – W/c 10/2/2020

Monday 10/2/2020 Cambridgeshire Chambers of Commerce – Informal Networking Ely: Poets House & Restaurant, 5pm-7pm Cost: Free “Our popular informal networking evenings continue to attract businesses of all sizes from a wide range of industry sectors and, most importantly, they’re completely free to attend.Your company doesn’t need to be a member of the Chamber to […]

Read More

Hotels Can Improve Margins With An External Stocktaker

Hotels Can Improve Margins With An External Stocktaker

Hotel owners that engage with external stocktakers see around 3% added to their margin, on average. This is because the external stocktaker produces detailed stock reports on a monthly basis and by keeping track in this area of the business potential margins can be found and improved via better stock control and analysis.

Read More

Why Your Pub Needs A Professional Stocktaker

Why Your Pub Needs A Professional Stocktaker

As a proactive publican you will focus a lot of your energy on reducing shrinkage from your pub or bar. This is a great way of boosting profitability for your business. However, if you really want to capitalise on the benefits of good stock control then a professional stocktaker for your pub could be a […]

Read More

Always Measure Waste For Good Stock Control

Always Measure Waste For Good Stock Control

When it comes to good stock control and management, there is not just one thing that you need to do. Lots of little tasks play an important part in good stock control. One of these little tasks is measuring waste. In this blog post we would like to share the importance of always measuring waste […]

Read More

The FIFO Method of Stock Control

The FIFO Method of Stock Control

The first in and first out method, also known as the FIFO method, is essential for good stock management. By using this method in the catering industry you are reducing the risk of wastage through short date, out of date or expired stock.

Read More

How To Get Your Staff Involved In Your Stocktake

How To Get Your Staff Involved In Your Stocktake

Getting your staff involved in your stocktake may help speed up your stocktaking process, but it also makes a lot of room for human error in stocktakes and such like. However there are ways that you can get your staff involved in your stocktake and it will benefit the business.

Read More

Why Is A Regular Bar Stocktake Important?

Why Is A Regular Bar Stocktake Important?

  In this blog post we look at why regular bar stocktaking is important. We know that bar owners tend to work late into the night and the last thing they want to do at the end of a busy shift is a bar stocktake. However a regular bar stocktake is important. In this blog […]

Read More

How Can Stocktaking Prove Its Value To My Business?

How Can Stocktaking Prove Its Value To My Business?

Here at Sterling Stock Auditors we feel that stocktaking is essential to the catering and hospitality industry. Yet, of course we would say that, as independent stocktaking business. In this blog post we would like to talk about ways in which stocktaking proves its value to a business. How Can Stocktaking Prove Its Value To […]

Read More