In order to continue to promote regional industry and stimulate the labor market, the brand sent a summons to SMEs and small producers in the country, inviting them to become Carrefour suppliers and thus increase their commercial presence.
Interested parties can send their application from November 25, 2021 to February 28, 2022 by going to the page www.carrefour.com.ar/convocatoriapymes
Carrefour Argentina, the leading multi-format supermarket chain in Argentina, invites SMEs, small local producers and one-person or family entrepreneurs, through a federal convocation, to increase their visibility by becoming direct commercial partners of the brand, in order to promote regional industry and stimulate the labor market.
Through this initiative, Carrefour wishes to integrate new suppliers into its value chain and invites them to submit their applications by completing the registration form available on the page www.carrefour.com.ar/convocatoriapymes from November 25, 2021 to February 28 2022.
“As a reliable and responsible company, we must continue to support micro, small and medium-sized enterprises in their initiatives and development, working with them so that they can promote their products to 500,000 customers and customers who visit us every day in the 22 provinces where we are present, ”said Néstor Sist, Commercial and Logistics Director of Carrefour Argentina. He added: “It would be a great opportunity for them to stimulate local production, create jobs and provide Argentinian families with good quality local products at affordable prices. ”
Carrefour invites suppliers from the following sectors to participate in the convocation:
Fresh products: National producers of fruits, vegetables, dairy products, cheeses, cold meats, fish, bread, fresh meat, frozen meat and derived products and prepared meals.
Products in store: National manufacturers of household and perfume products, dry foods (infusions, confectionery, cakes, preserves, sauces, spices, pasta, rice, flour, pastries and snacks), oils, alcoholic and non-alcoholic drinks, breads industrial, eggs, refrigerated and frozen foods. Gluten-free, low-fat, lactose-free, organic, low-sodium and no added sugars products will be preferred.
Carrefour brand products: These are products of the Carrefour brand, known for its excellent value for money. With no less than 107 suppliers, 98% of which are SMEs, the brand aims to integrate national manufacturers of food, beverages and household and personal hygiene items. Gluten-free, low-fat, lactose-free, organic, low-sodium and no added sugars products will be preferred.
Bazaar products: National manufacturers of crockery and glassware, luggage (bags, backpacks, satchels), eco-responsible products (biodegradable, recycled, recyclable, etc.), vehicles (bicycles, tricycles, electric mopeds) and toys in drink.
Textile products: National manufacturers of clothing, shoes, towels, sheets and linens.
Home appliance products: National manufacturers of home appliance and technology products.
“We are very proud to launch this appeal and to open our doors to SMEs across the country. Behind every development lies talent and know-how, and there is nothing more stimulating for Carrefour than to support them and make them stronger, “concluded Sist.
For 39 years, Carrefour has continued to bet on the national side and support the local economy by working with more than 400 agri-food SMEs to sell their products in its stores. By launching this national appeal to SMEs, Carrefour is continuing its desire to stimulate the development of producers and to raise the quality criteria of its strategic partners.