technology news March 9th morning news, former vice president of Baidu Yu Jun joined the domestic O2O food procurement platform chef network, not only to help the start-up company to build the super class products and technologies, research on the food supply chain data, becomes part of his daily work.
before the Spring Festival, former vice president of Baidu Yu Jun joined the chef network news, was a hot topic in the circle. China’s Internet circle of the most prestigious Godfather class product master, to an unknown start-up companies, which will make people feel incredible. So many friends on the phone or WeChat asked: "Yu Jun, you are all
but long-term concern about the Internet of agricultural products Yu Jun, do not feel that they have any choice. Circulation of agricultural products in the field, the Internet will be the next business outlet. In this field, it will be possible to create a number of billions of dollars of start-up companies." Yu Jun said that the future of the industry and the quality of the team, he chose to join the start-up company reasons.
Yu Jun said, before the Spring Festival, he and chef CEO Yuan Taotao only a few times to communicate, two people hit it off on the cooperation. Subsequently, the chef network successfully get $15 million financing. Under Yu Jun’s call, from Parkson, xiangeqing and Nestle and other traditional business logistics area, and the U.S. group, rice and other Internet executives have also joined the entrepreneurial team.
traditional industry background is actually more sensitive. They know that to change the food supply chain behind, we must rely on the power of the internet. Especially the city through the circulation of agricultural products in the last mile, the field of imagination will be great, "said Yu Jun, the chef network’s goal is to rely on the mobile Internet and big data, improve the food purchasing and distribution link efficiency, help catering enterprises to reduce cost, improve the quality of service.
in the U.S. market, food supply chain market leader Sysco turnover of $44 billion 400 million, accounting for 25% of the market share. But in China, although Chinese catering industry annual revenues of more than 3 trillion yuan, food procurement amounted to 800 billion yuan, because the intermediate channel link is too long, too many losses, the food supply chain field does not appear a large well-known enterprises.
Yu Jun believes that the field of food and beverage will be the next hot spot of Internet entrepreneurship and innovation, agricultural products supply chain and the Internet once combined, will create a huge innovation force. Not only can produce lower costs, faster response speed, in the long run, it will force China’s backward agricultural ecology, to help upgrade the transformation of agricultural products industry."
Yu Jun is one of the most legendary Internet circle master. May 2001 to join Baidu, starting from the most basic, 5 years later as vice president of Baidu products. He is also the first Chinese search engine research and promotion, known as the father of post bar". He had the entry of Baidu resume, remain circulating in the industry.
but in the view of Yu Jun, he at the chef site at present