The operations plan for Baked Bee Bakery is relatively simple as its overhead and cost is small. The functional roles for its employees are as follows:
- Janette and Mary will be opening and operating the bakery the 6 days a week it will be open. They will oversee the part-time employees, manage inventory and scheduling, as well as all of the administrative functions.
- 2 – 3 part-time employees per shift 6 days a week to assist with customer service and baking.
Baked Bee Bakery aims to open in the next 6 months. The following are the milestones needed in order to obtain this goal.
3/15/202X – Finalize lease agreement with retail strip center space
4/1/202X – Begin construction of bakery leased space
6/1/202X – Social media and advertising campaign begins
7/1/202X – Final walk-thru of construction and build-out of leased premises
7/15/202X – Ordering and pre-stocking of inventory and first phase of custom orders
8/1/202X – Grand Opening of Baked Bee Bakery