Some of the world'slargest family-run-businesses are Walmart(United States),Samsung Group(Korea), Tata Group(India) and Foxconn(Taiwan).
A family business
The family business I’d like to talk aboutis the largest family-owned restaurant and catering group in China. It’s namedSouth Beauty , which was established in 2000. The owner is Zhanglan, amiddle-aged businesswoman who suffered from poverty for many years before shebegan to run the restaurant. Her son, Wong xiaofei has taken over the businessas the CEO since 2006.
South beauty has over 100 chain storesdistributed in more than 20 cities in China mainland, Hongkong and Taiwan. Italso provides air food for several large-scaled airlines like Air France. SouthBeauty is especially focused on Sichuan cuisine. Sichuan cuisine is one ofChinese eight cuisines, which has profound cultural connotation. With differentdishes there are different delicacy, every dish is exquisite, for its strongdelicacy, Sichuan cuisine is famous in domestic and abroad.
South Beauty selects the deliciousingredients including seasoning that come from the globe and local Sichuan.It’s good at variation, makes flavor suit the corresponding dish, and makes thecolor, aroma and taste expressed fully.
South beauty is a successful familybusiness in China.