Food Costing (made simple)

Food Costing (made simple)

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This app allows a user to either:
- ADD costs to a plate/dish cost to calculate accurate selling prices and gross profits on individual dishes or:
- REMOVE costs from a selling price and calculate the plate/dish cost.

It is simple and quick to use, helping a user appreciate the costs associated with culinary calculations. It can also aid in maintaining menus to budget and achieving sensible pricing strategies.

Adding costs - The user inputs:
1.Currency
2. ADDING COSTS button
3. Dish / plate cost
4. Wastage %
5. A Gross Profit % or a Food Cost % or a Costing Factor (as user inputs one of these, the
remaining two will be automatically calculated).
6. VAT %
7. Service Charge %

Removing costs - The user inputs:
1.Currency
2. REMOVING COSTS button
3. Total Selling price incl. VAT and Service Charge
4. Service Charge %
5. VAT %
6. A Gross Profit % or a Food Cost % or a Costing Factor (as user inputs one of these, the
remaining two will be automatically calculated).
7. Wastage %

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Recently changed in this version

Update cost calculation formulas:
- ADD costs to a plate/dish cost to calculate accurate selling prices and gross profits on individual dishes.
- REMOVE costs from a selling price and calculate the plate/dish cost.

It is simple and quick to use, helping a user appreciate the costs associated with culinary calculations. It can also aid in maintaining menus to budget and achieving sensible pricing strategies.


Comments and ratings for Food Costing (made simple)
  • (80 stars)

    by mianyi shi on 06/04/2014

    This app is very useful for me. UI is beautiful,parameters are detailed. Using it,I can calculate the detailed food cost. And,it easy to use and save me a lot of times. Recommend to restaurants!

  • (80 stars)

    by Luo hu on 04/04/2014

    Useful app . It is easy to use and save me a lot of times. I love this app. It is a really useful and simple computing tool. It can help you appreciate the costs associated with culinary calculations.

  • (80 stars)

    by LEE JC on 04/04/2014

    The app is useful for me because my wife is running a restaurant. We use this app to calculate a reasonable selling price according to the known costs for each dish, vice versa. The app’s calculation logic is very clear and calculation process and all par

  • (80 stars)

    by yanbin liu on 03/04/2014

    It is a really useful and simple computing tool. It can help you appreciate the costs associated with culinary calculations. It is easy to use and save me a lot of times. I love this app.

  • (80 stars)

    by xijun zhang on 03/04/2014

    Very nice idea! It is simple and easy to use! It can help me appreciate the costs associated with culinary calculations! Recommended!

  • (80 stars)

    by Johnson Eric on 03/04/2014

    It works what it say. And this app is very useful for me. It is easy to use, and the UI is beautiful.

  • (80 stars)

    by Ziggo Chyi on 03/04/2014

    It's a really cool app. The app help you eaily to calculate the costing of your food. It's nice and easy to use. Love it!