Smart Supplier Competition – “Connect With Opportunity”

Smart Supplier Competition – “Connect With Opportunity”


Entrepreneurship is a key driver of our economy and it is with this in mind that the City of Cape Town and Smart Procurement World are running the first annual Cape Town Smart Supplier Competition.

The interaction between entrepreneurship and economic development has vital inputs and implications for policy makers, development institutes, business owners, change agents and charitable donors.

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If we all understand the benefits and drawbacks, a balanced approach to nurturing entrepreneurship will result in a positive impact on the economy and society.

The intention of this competition is to continue to celebrate entrepreneurial supplier excellence and support the small-business supplier community.

This competition will help give shape to the products, services and aspirations of the mavericks of tomorrow.

The competition is open to suppliers of the City of Cape Town between the age of 18 and 35 (please view website for full list of criteria)

About the Smart Supplier Competition

Business is about systems and processes and the bottom line is “WHAT ARE YOU SELLING?”. Whether it be a product or a service, you are selling it.

The City of Cape Town and Smart Procurement World want to assist you to further develop that something you are selling and create new networks for your business.

This initiative will serve as a springboard for the 10 finalists: Besides the chance to win the R5 000 cash prize, they will be able to expand their networks and receive invaluable exposure for their businesses.

Applications are strictly online at

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