Do you want to start ice cream cone manufacturing business. Here I have researched detail info about business.
There is a huge demand in ice creams cone in India and as well as abroad countries. Ice cream is served in cups, with sticks, and in cone also.
In the food processing industries ice cream is growing industry. Currently estimated market in India is almost 4000 crore and growing rapidly.
You can start this business opportunity in rural as well as urban market with production potential from small scale to large scale.
This is low investment high profit business idea. You can start this business from your home also.
If you have enough space in your home to start.
You can manufacture ice cream cone in different forms and different flowers also.
You can eat ice cream cone that's why it is not a disposable product.
There is an increasing demand for ice cream that's why ultimately ice cream cone demand is also increasing.
When ice cream is served in cup and you need stik to eat up ice cream.
Having paper cup also create disposable problem but paper cups are disposable in nature that's why they do not pollute environment.
but serving in ice cream cones it is also attractive because of different flavers and colours and they can be eaten up with icecream.
Usually when customer buys ice cream with stick and cup the contained flavour is already decided.
But when you buy ice cream with cone you can choose your favourite flavours to add in cone.
You can add all types of flavours which you want to test.
You can take crunchy feeling of different types of flavoured ice cream cone with ice cream. Which is unable with the cups and sticks.
Licence needed for ice cream cone manufacturing business.
You will have to register your firm or company with your business name as a proprietorship or in the partnership
The licence which is mandatory for any food item business is food safety and standard authority of India it is also called as FSSI license.
You can register your business with SSI unit.
Then you will have to apply for GST registration number for your business.
You can also register your trademark with your brand name and logo.
Area required for ice cream cone making business
If you are starting your business model with low investment or in a low scale manufacturing unit then you can start it from your home also.
But you will have to follow some government instructions like don't allow pet animals and you cannot manufacture other food product at same place.
If you are starting business from home you only need sufficient space for install machine and storage space to store raw material and final product.
If you want to start business in large scale of in high investment then you can start it from commercial area.
Only make sure of electricity and water supply, labour are available sufficiently.
Types of ice cream cones
There are three types of ice cream cones available in the market like sugar cone, wafer cone, and eagle cone.
You can make ice cream cone with different ingredients with different sweetness and also in the variety of shapes and sizes.
sugar ice cream cone have their own speciality like sweetness thicker in size, crunchier, smaller, darker in hue.
It is also sturdier in nature and finished with the top edge
Wafar cone is also known as a cake cone it is regular cone,light, flat and pointed bottom type of nature.
Waffle cone contain sugar as same as sugar cone. It is bigger in size and softer with unfinished edges.
This is coated with usually with nuts and chocolates.
Raw material for your ice cream cone manufacturing business
There are some raw material like corn flour, wheat flour, tropica flour
Besides that you also need some flavours, colours, baking soda, salt, sugar and chocolate and all other ingredient which are needful to start ice cream cone making process.
Corn flour and wheat flour:
Corn flour and wheat flour both are mixed with each other to use this mixture in cone making process.
I also suggest for adding sweetness in mixture and improve baking quality of cone. Some times tropica flour is needed in various cone making process.
Baking powder is needed at last in mixture to make cone crunchy and crispy.
Now you will have to pour all the mixture in ice cream cone manufacturing machine.
machine will produce cones automatically or semi automatically
You will have to package your product with best packaging system it can increase your products shelf life.
Shelf life of the manufactured ice cream cone can be around 2 years if it is properly in the sealed condition.
Investment cost for ice cream cone manufacturing business
If we consider that you are starting this project on large scale then here I have mention cost of the project.
Plant and machinery 2 lac
Land and building rent 50000 to 1 lac
Working capital 2 lac
Raw material 15 lac
Salary 1 lac
Repair and maintenance 1 lac
TOI 22 lac
Promotion of your business.
you can promote your business on social media platforms like Twitter Instagram Facebook and so on.
To generate targeted traffic towards your website or blog or eCommerce website you can use B2B market like alibaba.com tradeindia.com indiamart.com
these are a website where you can contact to the suppliers in your business industry.
you can also sell your products online using amazon.com snapdeal.com and Flipkart.
also you can create your own website to sell your product online.