Home Baking Brings in the Bread


Home baking businesses are on the rise in Raleigh, NC, as the slow economic recovery continues.  And the pastry of choice these days appears to be cupcakes. 

Home baking is particularly appealing because start-up costs are low which translates into lower risks for the entrepreneur.  Cupcakes are a good fit because they don’t require a lot of specialized equipment and are easily made in home kitchens.  Add to that the fact that they’re trendy right now, enabling bakers to set prices high enough to ensure a healthy profit margin, and you’ve got a winning combination.

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