Fine food retailer Lewis & Cooper’s move into wholesale looks to be paying off after its fruit cakes and biscuits were listed at 11 National Trust shops and retailer Lakeland ordered 11,000 of its plum puddings. The Northallerton-based shop, famous for its plum puddings and fruit cakes, launched its wholesale business in October, targeting delis, farm shops, restaurants and cafés.The firm has now gained a listing for its fruit cakes, along with its biscuits made by a baker in South Yorkshire, in 11 National Trust shops, including high street stores in York and Skipton.It will supply Lakeland, which has 41 stores across the country and a large online business, with 6,000 of its 450g vegetarian plum puddings and 5,000 of the 220g gluten-free varieties.
lead: in Zhou Hongyi’s view, wireless Internet and traditional industries combined with severe reaction is an opportunity. Zhang Zhaoyang said that based on the personalization of big data is indeed an opportunity in the future.
August 28th, China Internet Conference held in Beijing in 2014. Bedouin communications agency chairman Lu Binbin as the host, and Zhang Zhaoyang and Zhou Hongyi (micro-blog) on the Internet with 20 years "the topic of a conversation.
The next wave of Internet
Zhou Hongyi believes that the Internet has three opportunities: Mobile Internet, networking, cloud computing.
Zhou Hongyi believes that the emergence of mobile phones produced a new chemical reaction to the traditional industry, can be directly run through the product to the whole process of trading. Mobile Internet to participate in the transaction, so that the transaction information symmetry, so that people and the full exchange of information, so that the transaction is more efficient, the original lot of things to eliminate intermediary. Mobile Internet makes a lot of traditional industries have undergone tremendous changes, this is the opportunity for young entrepreneurs.
second recognized by Zhou Hongyi is the opportunity to things. The Internet of things in China has been speculation for many years, but did not bring convenience to people’s lives, the positioning of the sensor is its misunderstanding. Zhou Hongyi believes that the era of the Internet of things, all things can be seen as a built-in chip unlike mobile phones, 7×, 24 hours of continuous data collection.
Zhou Hongyi believes that third chance in the cloud, traditional artificial intelligence has been no breakthrough, but the use of big data analysis can achieve artificial intelligence work, the intelligent cloud will feedback to all equipment manufacturing industry is Chinese real upgrade opportunity.
Zhang Zhaoyang said that the future of Personalization Based on big data for everyone with their own activities, which is the Internet can do. But he also stressed that there will be a big data related to security issues, it will be very serious.
future is 90
Zhou Hongyi believes that the mainstream of the Internet today is 90, immediately after to 00 stage, they demand the Internet gangster might not understand, which makes him feel anxious, want to listen to them.
Zhang Zhaoyang also said that young people may have energy and enthusiasm, but the world is not a fixed number, anything can be rewritten, there is no law. However, the company can become flat from the organization, so that young people participate in high-level meetings, leaders can listen to the views of more young people.
traditional industries to learn fair competition in the Internet
Zhang Zhaoyang said that China’s Internet is now second only to the United States, the world’s first user scale, the reason for its development is because it is pure competition.
he believes that if the entire Chinese economy to learn the Internet, it is necessary to learn the fair competition, which China’s most important industry