Sarah Arrell

Foodservice Management Advisory Services and Design Consultant,

Research & Administration

Mob: +61 426 509 942




Sarah Arrell, co-owner of Hospitality & Foodservice Consultants has worked in the hospitality and foodservice industries for over 20 years. For 12 years Sarah worked hands-on in the hospitality industry working her way up to management.

The below is a snapshot of Sarah’s skills:


Sarah has been providing management advisory services since 2007 and as a foodservice design consultant since 2010.

Just to name a few Sarah has provided

  • hospitality and foodservice management advice,
  • human resources operational reviews,
  • kitchen and bar design,
  • laundry design,
  • liquor licensing application,
  • marketing & feasibility research,
  • growth strategy research,
  • business plan research,

Management Advice and Research

This includes but not limited to:

  • Standard Operating Procedures
  • Market research
  • Feasibility research
  • Demographics research
  • Business plans research
  • Statement of requirements
  • Assist with peer reviews design & operations
  • Key Performance Indicators
  • Human resources structures & hierarchy
  • Job descriptions and employer requirements
  • Roster costings
  • Staff training programs
  • Management plan research
  • Compilation of Expression of Interest campaigns
  • Cost-benefit analysis & recurrent cost analysis
  • Budgets
  • Cost estimates
  • Spend analysis research
  • Public interest assessments
  • Due diligence reports research
  • Benchmarking research
  • SWOT analysis research
  • Templates
  • Function package development
  • Food and beverage menus review, research, and development
  • Food and beverage costing analysis development
  • Kitchen management plans
  • Task matrix’s
  • Management plans
  • Local Council applications including change of use and Section 40 application

 Operational Advice and Research

This but not limited to:

  • Online and offline presence research
  • Food Delivery research
  • Stocktaking
  • Collate and compile customer exit surveys

Foodservice Design and Consultation

Sarah has provided foodservice designs from small kiosks, medium kitchens to large production kitchens. Sarah provides the foodservice design, which is then provided to our draftee to complete the detailed design. With Sarah’s expertise within the hospitality sector, she completes the design to incorporate operational flow and efficiencies.  Some of the designs Sarah has completed includes

  • kitchens,
  • Production kitchens
  • Bars,
  • Laundry,
  • Storage,
  • Waste & service areas

Foodservice design includes:

  • Spatial planning
  • Schematic
  • Concept Design
  • Design Development
  • Equipment Specifications
  • Equipment Selections
  • Equipment & stainless steel Budgets
  • Tender Documentation & Evaluation
  • Specifications
  • Defects Review
  • Operational Flow
  • Spatial Planning
  • Reused Equipment Review
  • Value engineering
  • Consider AS467 design construction and fit-out of food premises
  • Consider Standard 3.2.3 food premises and equipment
  • Consider AS1668.2.2012 the use of ventilation


Some of Sarah’s key competencies within administration include, but not limited to:

  • Accounts including BAS and payroll
  • WIP
  • Administration duties
  • Report writing
  • Research
  • Public Interest Assessments


Contact us today

PO Box 470, Dianella, WA 6059

Telephone:+61 449 873 239