• Join over 1.2 million students every month
  • Accelerate your learning by 29%
  • Unlimited access from just £6.99 per month
  1. 1
  2. 2
  3. 3
  4. 4
  5. 5
  6. 6
  7. 7
  8. 8
  9. 9
  10. 10
  11. 11
  12. 12
  13. 13
  14. 14
  15. 15
  16. 16
  17. 17
  18. 18
  19. 19
  20. 20
  21. 21

Business Plan. This Coursework will enable me to know how to set up and establish a new school tuck shop and aims needed to get it started.

Extracts from this document...


´╗┐Introduction This Coursework will enable me to know how to set up and establish a new school tuck shop and aims needed to get it started. Additionally, business plan will be essential in order to do this. A business plan is required not only to help a business to obtain funds but also demonstrate the viability of the business. This business plan will not just be able to get it started but become successful and profitable to the school. My objectives for this coursework are as follows: 1. Chapter 1 Methodologies 2. Chapter 2 Data and Graph analysis 3. Chapter 3 Market Research 4. Chapter 4 Market Strategies 5. Chapter 5 key Staff Methodologies Methods Collecting data for this coursework was not easy. First of all, my mother and I had designed a questionnaire, and then completed market research. Afterwards, I was responsible for analyzing the data receive. Different students have different needs and wants. Then I decided to use personal interviews to collect the information I needed. Difficulties Whiles completing this coursework I encountered several difficulties. First of all I found it challenging to construct my questionnaire correctly. Another challenge was being able to find students who were actually interested in filling out the questionnaire. Some students kept forgetting their papers home before they returned it.Some papers were in terrible condition that either they were mashed up or filthy. ...read more.


This is why I?ve set up a plan to know exactly what students are looking for from the tuck shop. Market Strategies Market strategies assist a business in achieving their marketing plans and targets. Marketing strategies that I will use to make this tuck shop successful will be the four (4) P?s which includes: 1. Price 2. Product 3. Promotion 4. Place The 4P?s tells a business that they must sell the right product at a price consumers are willing to pay, in the right place and inform consumers that it will be available through promotion. Products MENU Juices Price Hawaiian $1.00 Tampico $1.00 Snacks Honey bun $1.00 Chips $0.50 Chocolate $1.00 Candies $0.50 - $1.00 Others Sandwich $1.00 ? 1.50 Hot dogs $1.50 Fruit $1.00 Vegetarian Pattie $1.00 Soda $0.75 - $1.50 Ice-cream $1.00 The reason for making this menu is to indicate the products which the tuck shop will sell. The range of the products might not be enough, however when the business is up and running, the tuck shop can organize another market research to see what else students might wish to add to this list. It is important to know which products satisfy the most customers, if not the goods you?re providing may not sell and this can lead to a failure in the business. Therefore a census should be given out every two to three months to obtain* students to keep visiting and spending their money. ...read more.


Students would need to be served in an effective and efficient manner. This were the business could increase their sales, make profits and be successful. Conclusion This coursework is based on the knowledge that I have learnt from the Business Studies lessons also combined with research and investigations. I feel that opening the tuck shop is a very good idea. I believe that students of C.R. Walker High School will be supportive of the tuck shop and will purchase goods from the tuck shop; I know this because of the findings of my research. Arguments that was put against the tuck shop: People said: 1. Because the premises are very limited, there?s not enough space. 2. It would be a waste of labor and Space 3. They just need to enhance their products and drop prices Arguments that was put for the tuck shop: 1. The current tuck shop is to crowded 2. They need to sell a variety of more goods 3. The lines are too long and it turns away customers 4. For better and faster service I agree with the arguments for the tuck shop. I?ve also learnt how to choose the suitable media methods to make the advertisements. This coursework does not just help me to go through points I have learnt, but also help me to prepare for examinations. Doing this coursework I to have learnt how to set up my own business, what information I have to master and analyze and the methods that is needed to achieve success for this business. ...read more.

The above preview is unformatted text

This student written piece of work is one of many that can be found in our GCSE Case Studies section.

Found what you're looking for?

  • Start learning 29% faster today
  • 150,000+ documents available
  • Just £6.99 a month

Not the one? Search for your essay title...
  • Join over 1.2 million students every month
  • Accelerate your learning by 29%
  • Unlimited access from just £6.99 per month

See related essaysSee related essays

Related GCSE Case Studies essays

  1. Peer reviewed

    bussiness-british airways coursework

    3 star(s)

    website and show them that they are not a very responsible company and can not be trusted. The British Airways Website The British Airways website loads up very quickly when you log on to the website: - http://www.britishairways.com/travel/home/public/en_gb The British Airways website is very popular as, statistically 2.2 million people view the B.A website every week.

  2. My name is Kamran Hussain and my role is to be a business consultant ...

    The reason why that pizza hut has a lower price for small size pizza is because pizza hut had used a pricing strategy which is penetration pricing. The reason why that they have used penetration pricing is because for to attract a different target market which has a different socio-

  1. sainsburys. The aims and objective of Sainsburys are very straightforward

    a problem and is still running till now, in the advertisements it shows Jamie Oliver preparing meals for the family and showing how easy food from Sainsbury's can be cooked at the same time he will talk about the experience when shopping in Sainsbury's and how tasty the food is.

  2. This GCSE coursework is about setting up a free-range egg unit in the Retford ...

    Bearing this in mind, establishing a free-range poultry unit early on should allow me to enter a growing market. Carrying out a questionnaire survey may also show that as people become more aware of how their food is produced and of animal welfare issues, there will be growth in the free-range egg sector.

  1. Investigating a business and what business do - London Heathrow Marriott (LHM) and Tescos.

    Connection Internet * Interactive Flat screen TV with Satellite Channels, Movies, Music & Web Browser * Monsoon Shower over Bath or in Shower Cubicle * Tea & Coffee making facilities * Laptop Safes * Toiletries * Individually controlled Air-conditioning * Direct Dial Telephone * Work Desk * Balconies (Available in a selection of rooms for £20 supplement)

  2. Primark and Blockbuster Describe the main aims and objectives of the business and the ...

    In April 2005, Monsoon accused Primark of copying the designs of six more items that they claimed to have created. Primark was once again forced to remove all of these products that monsoon sued them form, from all the Primark shops when Primark was threatened by Monsoon to take legal action.

  1. Arrow analysis

    CM 70%, OEM 60%, X86 80%, ICP 80% When we think the BAS of business in optimistic, the cost margin is: 20% * 57% * 43% *30% + 56% * 72% * 28% * 25% + 11% * 2% * 98% * 50% + 13% * 80% * 20% *35% = 5.1% < 6% (the fee of Express)

  2. Task 4: What is the most important factor for generating repeat purchase at the ...

    This bar graph is showing us the opinions that people had on the price of the food and drinks in the school?s canteen. 0 people thought the price was very good or good. 5 thought the price was about average.

  • Over 160,000 pieces
    of student written work
  • Annotated by
    experienced teachers
  • Ideas and feedback to
    improve your own work