Purchasing and Costing for the Hospitality Industry
Maria Rellie B. Kalacas
Arcler Education Inc
Purchasing and Costing for the Hospitality Industry introduces the readers to the hospitality industry and defines the purchasing and costing in the industry and gives an overview of it. It discusses the functions and the key areas in the field of purchasing in the hospitality industry. Also discussed in the book are the specifications, objectives and the assessment of purchasing, the importance that the process of costing holds in the hospitality industry and the process of cost evaluation and control. It also gives insight on the standard procedure and policies that are followed in the purchasing and costing processes.
Maria Rellie B. Kalacas is an Assistant Professor III in the College of Industrial Technology department of Food Technology, Laguna State Polytechnic University, Santa Cruz, Laguna, Philippines. She finished her Doctor of Philosophy major in School Leadership and Management at St. Dominic Savio College, Caloocan City, Philippines. She also completed her Master of Arts major in Technology and Home Economics from Laguna State Polytechnic University, Philippines. She also took up Master of Arts in Industrial Education major in Hotel and Restaurant Management at Eulogio “Amang” Rodriguez Institute of Science and Technology, Santa Mesa, Manila, Philippines. A member and awardee of Asian Community Social Response Humanitarian Ministry (ACSR), May 2018.She also has two (2) Published Utility Model research work.