Today's society is one of trends. Some of these trends are awful and many people either resent them or are not excited to even get involved in them. While there are other trends we can really get our arms around as we see how someone was thinking outside the box in a creative way which is actually attractive. One of the amazing trends that many people love is the creation of a candy buffet for a wedding reception. When done right, a beautiful candy buffet can be an eye popping feature at a wedding not to mention the fact that it can be nostalgic for many of the folks at your wedding. Think about it, your guests will be able to not only partake of some incredible edibles while at your wedding, but they also will be able to take home some tasty morsels. Now, doesn't this sound like a win win situation for all involved? While we are all for this new trend, the only thing that we warn you about is making sure that it is designed and built in a quality and professional way. The best way to do that is to start searching around the Albuquerque area for high quality candidates. This guide that we have put together will help you not only with that task bit also in conducting interviews and in making your eventual final choice of a candy buffet vendor.
There are a lot of issues for you to consider when it comes to picking a candy buffet provider. But your first task is to find a few quality vendors that you can interview for your candy buffet needs. There are a few different avenues that you can pursue in order to make this happen. We recommend that you begin your search by harnessing the power of the world wide web. Do a Google search for “candy buffet providers in the Albuquerque area.” This search should give you a number of results that you should start checking out. Pay particular attention to the portfolio section of each vendor's website. If you really like what you see in terms of candy buffet creations, write down the name of the provider for later consideration. Also, don't neglect your family, friends and coworkers and the potential help they might be in this pursuit. See if anyone that you know has worked with a candy buffet provider and if the experience was a great one and the finished product was amazing. If so, get the name and contact information of the vendor. One other good source of potential vendors are your wedding vendors that you already have a relationship with. There is a great chance that they will have a name or two for you. Through these three sources you should be able to come up with a number of quality candidates. Your next step is to call each one up and setup a day and time to interview them about your wedding needs.
At each interview, there are a number of issues that you need to discuss. Even though you have looked at their online portfolio, have them bring pictures of some of their favorite creations from the past. You want your candy buffet to exude quality in every way. Have a discussion about the overall look of the display. Talk about your wedding theme and how the candy buffet could coincide with your theme. How much candy will you need to buy? How much candy do they recommend that you provide for each of your guests? Make sure that each vendor understands how many guests you will be having. What kind of decorative bags or boxes will you provide near the candy buffet so that your guests will be able to take what they want home. Providing descriptive tags and labels on each jar of candy is very helpful and a must in our mind. You could even make it entertaining with some special messages along the way. You also want to provide a utensil for your guests grab their candy. All of these issues need to be discussed in your interview. When you are more than satisfied with the answers of one particular provider, ask for a contract and sign on the dotted line. It is time for some special treats.