7 Home Bakery Success Stories [2024]

Updated: November 1st, 2023
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Here are some real life success stories of starting a home bakery:

1. Pastreez ($300K/year)

Anthony Rosemond, a Parisian chef, and his wife came up with the idea for Pastreez after realizing their passion for baking and marketing. They conducted market research using SEMRush to validate the demand for macarons online in the US and found a gap in the market for authentic French macarons handcrafted by trained French chefs. They launched Pastreez in September 2017, focusing on organic growth through SEO and reaching out to related blogs for reviews and mentions, leading to $6,500 in sales within three months.

How much they make: $300K/year
How much did it cost to start: $7K
Current team size: 2


How This Couple Left France To Build Their "American Dream:" A Six-Figure Online French Bakery

French chef and founder of online bakery Pastreez, Anthony Rosemond, shares keys to success including validating ideas with the market, focusing on SEO and organic growth, building customer relationships through email and SMS, never offering discounts but offering freebies, and diversifying the business with new products and content on social media.

Anthony started Pastreez about 7 years ago
Anthony grew the business to $25K/month
It cost Anthony $7000 to start the business
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2. Truffle Tangles By ILA ($45K/year)

How much they make: $45K/year
How much did it cost to start: $70
Current team size: 0


This Baker From Gurgaon Earns In Lakhs Per Month Through Her Home-Run Bakery!

This case study follows Ila Prakash Singh's inspiring journey from a decade-long career in hospitality to establishing her home bakery, Truffle Triangles, which now sells baked items worth approximately Rs. 10,000 per day.

They started Truffle Tangles By ILA over 17 years ago
They grew the business to $3.75K/month
It cost $70 to start the business
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Learn more about starting a home bakery:

Where to start?

-> How much does it cost to start a home bakery?
-> Pros and cons of a home bakery

Need inspiration?

-> Examples of established home bakery
-> Marketing ideas for a home bakery

Other resources

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Where they're located: Nashville, Tennessee, USA
Website traffic: 57.9M/month


5. Squarespace

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Where they're located: Nashville, Tennessee, USA
Website traffic: 33M/month


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Where they're located: Manhattan Community Board 1, New York, USA
Website traffic: 16.4M/month