Improving Food and Beverage Performance

Improving Food and Beverage Performance

By: Keith Waller (author)Paperback

More than 4 weeks availability

Description

The food and beverage aspect of hotel operations is often the most difficult area to control effectively, but it plays a crucial role in customer satisfaction. Improving Food and Beverage Performance is able to show how successful catering operations can increase profitability whilst providing continuing improvements in quality, value and service. Keith Waller looks at the practical issues of improving performance combining the key themes of quality customer service and efficient management. This text will enable managers and students alike to recognise all the contributing factors to a successful food and beverage operation. Keith Waller is Senior Lecturer for the Faculty of Business and Management at Blackpool and the Fylde College. He has extensive experience in the hospitality industry and is a member of the Hotel and Catering International Management Association. He is the co-author, with Professor John Fuller, of The Menu, Food and Profit.

Create a review

About Author

He has extensive experience in the Hospitality industry - spanning both the public and private sectors. A strong working relationship with industry is maintained through his activities as Secretary for the North Western Branch of the Hotel and Catering International Management Association. Interests include the development of information technology, particularly the internet, as a teaching/learning resource. He is co-author, with Professor John Fuller, of 'The Menu Food and Profit'.

Contents

Introduction; Customer-centred performance improvement; Operational policy; Marketing; Merchandising; Quality; Product and service development; Systems management; Efficient staffing; Summary; Bibliography; Index

Product Details

  • publication date: 14/11/1996
  • ISBN13: 9780750628129
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 400
  • ID: 9780750628129
  • weight: 453
  • ISBN10: 075062812X

Delivery Information

  • Saver Delivery: Yes
  • 1st Class Delivery: Yes
  • Courier Delivery: Yes
  • Store Delivery: Yes

Prices are for internet purchases only. Prices and availability in WHSmith Stores may vary significantly

Close