tasty sweets cafe and bakery
Small town and family-run cafe and bakery, specializing in homemade goods. The main focus being on cakes, pies, and desserts, the establishment also offers a light fare style menu of homemade soups, chilli, and sandwiches on fresh baked bread. The business offers sit-in dining, take-out options, catering, custom orders, and a banquet room for large parties.
Homeowners, ages 35-55, working class, value homemade food, support local businesses, not concerned with special dietary restrictions (ie gluten, dairy)
Average resident age is 46, average number of residents per household is 2.2 (70% having 2 or less), 16% of residents are children (under the age 15), approx. 1300 population, predominantly farming community, average income per resident is approx. $45k/year.
Based on 2016 West Lorne census
To provide a warm, friendly, and familiar place to enjoy homemade food and desserts to a deserving community.
Homemade, local, classic/traditional
* 63% of purchases at a bakery are bread (2018 Sector Trend Analysis - Baked Goods in the United States and Canada
** avg. annual spending on food outside the home for ages 35-44 and 45-54 highest (Food Institutes, 'Demographics of consumer food spending: 2012 report'