The Province wants you to gain more business in 2020

Posted on Friday, 24 January 2020  437 Views

If you are a business owner in the Western Cape, here is your once in a lifetime opportunity for you to develop yourself and win big business!

Smart Procurement World, The City of Cape Town and it’s provincial partners aim to support a number of chosen businesses through training and by giving them entrance to market. The 7th Annual Enterprise and Supplier Development Expo 2020 is the region’s largest linkage platform for small business and the procurement and supply chain industry and we are giving them the opportunity to be there.

The Smart Supplier programme aims to grow these businesses by enabling them to engage effectively with a corporate supply chain. This step by step development process takes suppliers through their engagement strategies and ultimately results in an improvement of supplier performance.

Would you like to be selected to participate?

We are looking for:

  • An entrepreneur who has been in operation for a minimum of 18 months, A 1% black owned and managed business with high growth potential that is scalable with a sustainable competitive advantage.
  • A compliant business that is aligned with core industries or specific sectors.
  • A registered business.
  • An entrant based in the Western Cape who is able to attend training in Cape Town.
What will you need to provide?
  • CIPC registration forms as proof of ownership.
  • A completed application form to be considered.
Accepted applicants will be required to complete an Acceptance Agreement, which is a commitment to the programme. Applications close on 15 February 2020.

Apply here now

“The City of Cape Town has been a proud sponsor of the Western Cape Smart Procurement initiative since 2014. The integrated business model is strategically aligned with the City’s transformation and economic development plans. The procurement model also promotes entrance to market and training for SMMEs, while providing them with a platform to showcase their products and services. The programme promotes growth and stimulates the environment to improve employment creating platforms. As a City, we are focused on creating an enabling environment for supplier development. "I am driven by the overarching objective to make my portfolio the ‘Growth Directorate’ of the City. This means that we focus our energy on attracting investment which creates employment and leads to economic growth” said Mayoral Committee Member for Economic Opportunities and Asset Management, Alderman James Vos

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Sponsorship November 2019
Head Office

Fourways Golf Park
Nr 32 Roos Street
Fourways | Gauteng
Tel: +27 (0)11 202 5029

Northwest Office

The Hub
Old Sun City Road
Boshoek | Rasimone
Tel: +27 (0)81 023 1917

Northern Cape Office

BCX South Eldorado Hotel
3 Eldorado Precinct
Kuruman | Northern Cape
Tel: +27 (0)81 023 2089