METRO Cash & Carry honours the entrepreneurial spirit through METRO Community Stars 2014
On the occasion of its 50th Anniversary of operations internationally, METRO Cash & Carry has launched an innovative new initiative that salutes the spirit of entrepreneurship in small and medium businesses across the country. Through the METRO Community Stars Awards 2014 contest, METRO intends to recognise independent entrepreneurs who have nurtured creative ideas efficiently and profitably, and are serving as an inspiration to their community.
Cash & Carry invites independent businesses to apply for the
Community Stars Awards 2014
by filling in an application on the website www.metro.co.in, with
details of their businesses as well as pictures and videos, if any.
Entrepreneurs can also approach their neighbourhood METRO wholesale
outlet or contact the local METRO Sales Force for details and
choose the winning METRO
Community Stars 2014,
the Company will invite votes for the most aspiring story shared by
the entrepreneurs, after which a special jury will decide the final
three winners of the title. The contest starts from 1st
May and will last till 31st
The top three applications will be selected by a prominent jury and
will win attractive prizes of
Rs. 1,00,000, Rs. 50,000 and
respectively, at a glittering event in July 2014.
Outstanding entrepreneurs who participate in
this contest will be acknowledged on a global platform, and receive
opportunities to enhance their businesses. The METRO Community Stars
Awards 2014 is not limited to METRO Cash & Carry customers.
METRO Community Stars Awards 2014 contest has been initiated to
honour the business acumen, innovation and drive displayed by
independent businesses, which often serve as a role model for others.
Bakshi, Managing Director, METRO Cash and Carry India expressed
his confidence that this initiative from METRO would underscore the
Company’s commitment to help small businesses grow and flourish. He
METRO Community Stars Awards 2014 are a platform for us to champion
the cause of independent businesses, and salute their entrepreneurial
acumen and spirit. This is our way of deepening the relationships of
trust and reliability that we have built within the business
community, and contributing to their prosperity."