Trailblazer BBQ Blog

Processes & Procedures to Profits

As with any business, the success and survival of your mobile catering business relies heavily through maximising profitability! Therefore, throughout previous articles we have focused on factors to help maximise profits when starting a mobile catering business, that marketing matters and the importance of selecting popular menu choices. This time we take a look at the importance of having processes & procedures in place to improve efficiency; leading to higher profits & happier customers! What happens when you've done the hard part in attracting customers to your business and created hype but have no structure or system in place to [...]

2018-11-19T16:54:50+00:00November 19th, 2018|Trailblazer BBQ Profiting Tips|

Raise Your ‘Steaks’… Now With Chips!

Introducing the impressive 1200 Festival Compact Food Truck System!.. Boasting Trailblazers impressive 600BPH (Burgers Per Hour) grilling power, along with 100 litres of fully insulated 'hold hot' storage and a tailorable appliance recess area, this 1200 system is configured to be the ultimate, highly compact and profitable food truck trailer! “From a price point of view there’s nothing better than being able to serve chips. You just bring your bags of chips and throw them in the fryer as you need them. It’s as easy as that. Simply cook what you need, as you need it, leaving absolutely no wastage.” [...]

2018-11-06T15:33:00+00:00November 6th, 2018|Trailblazer BBQs|

Primo Grills go ‘On Tour’ with Trailblazer BBQ

Trailblazer BBQ had the pleasure of working alongside Primo Grills in the exciting task of creating their first ever Primo Grill demo trailer! Mobility, accessibility and theatrical presence were key factors of consideration for the Primo Grills new demo machine. Factors that Trailblazer BBQ pride ourselves highly on. We therefore knew this was an opportunity not to be missed by either party. What better a way to showcase your business and product offerings than touring the country in a functional, mobile unit. This unit will also act as a mobile marketing billboard through the units iconic design and sleek features! [...]

2018-10-03T11:09:37+00:00October 1st, 2018|Trailblazer BBQs|

The Ultimate Luxurious Home Charcoal BBQ

The first large, commercial quality charcoal bbq with adjustable cooking heights for the home BBQ enthusiast. Our 'prosumer' charcoal bbq is built to the very highest standard. Boasting a stainless steel interior with a fully galvanised then powder coated exterior body, giving years of hassle free grilling! Introducing the all new and exciting Alfresco 120 by Trailblazer BBQ Check out our Youtube channel for more videos on Trailblazer BBQ The Alfresco 120 offers the ability to instantly control cooking temperatures and grill heights. Giving the very best choice of cooking, varying from extreme searing [...]

2018-09-27T09:50:09+00:00September 24th, 2018|Featured, Trailblazer BBQs|

Emerging Street Food Trends 2018

Renowned for being in the forefront of food innovation. Street food trends and their popularity has undoubtedly exploded throughout the UK in recent years. What was once seen as a temporary, festival styled catering solution that usually died out after a couple of weeks has now completely transformed the way we eat and socialise. Landowners and councils now realise street food is a relatively cheap and easy way to revive and lift derelict areas. It’s therefore no surprise that street side catering is now recognised as a promising career choice. Many top cooks are now being brought up on the [...]

2018-09-10T14:45:19+00:00September 4th, 2018|Featured, Trailblazer BBQs|

How to Profit in the Food Truck & Street Food sector

As street food trends continue to peak throughout the UK, research shows that foodies are now prepared to put their money where their mouth is (literally) in order to feed their growing desire for artisan foods. It is no surprise to see a promising growth in mobile catering and food truck start ups! Although this industry offers affordable entry, flexibility and mobility, many mobile traders go out of business within the first year due to a lack of planning, research and dedication. Trailblazer BBQ have highlighted some do’s and don'ts to take into consideration when starting a food truck [...]

2018-11-19T16:57:01+00:00August 23rd, 2018|Featured, Trailblazer BBQ Profiting Tips|

Utilising Digital Media When Marketing A Mobile Catering Business

Are you wanting to stand out from the competition, offer your products and services to a wide range of potential customers and Trailblaze your mobile catering business to mass profits and continual growth? Then ask yourself this….. Are you successfully marketing a mobile catering business online? Of course it's no secret that great tasting food served with a friendly smile is a vital factor for success in the catering industry. But if no one knows where, when or what you are selling then what's the point? According to 'The Food People' people searching the internet for good food using their [...]

2018-11-19T16:57:20+00:00August 20th, 2018|Featured, Trailblazer BBQ Profiting Tips|

Gear Up Your Grillmaster!

A good tradesman doesn't blame his tools...... & you shouldn't either!   It's no secret that every Grillmaster needs his sidekick and for that reason we have developed a range of revolutionary BBQ accessories that will change your grilling game! Whether you are a home BBQ enthusiast or commercial catering expert, explore our accessory range today and significantly enhance your outdoor catering experience. Stainless Steel Griddle This tailor made griddle fits the Trailblazer range like a glove. Fold down lips have been added to act as a catch that will secure the griddle to the grill to ensure it stays stationary [...]

My First Review of the Trailblazer Alfresco 120 Charcoal BBQ

Having been a member of the Trailblazer team for over a year now, I have had the pleasure of seeing and working within many areas of the company. From seeing the Trailblazer range being built from scratch, upgraded, sold, serviced, used and frequently receiving positive customer feedback it didn’t take me long to realise just how unrivalled and superior Trailblazer BBQ is in the marketplace. From day one I had always taken a shine to the Trailblazer range. However at the time, Trailblazer was very much a commercial range and therefore it wasn’t feasible to even think about owning my [...]

2018-11-19T16:59:03+00:00August 6th, 2018|Customers, Trailblazer BBQs|

Location Catering and Event Targeting with Trailblazer BBQ

Interested in starting an outside catering business or toying with the idea of adding a mobile catering division or even moving away from your static business and going mobile? With over 2.6bn people consuming street food daily, a 2.3% increase in quick service food stations and food purchases topping consumer spend throughout UK festivals at 35% it's no shock to see the outside mobile catering industry grow in popularity and consumer demand. However before you jump the gun and start profiting on this rewarding industry, ask yourself... 'Where am I going to cater?' Location, Location, Location  Location catering & event targeting [...]

2018-11-19T16:57:33+00:00June 13th, 2018|Featured, Trailblazer BBQ Profiting Tips|
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