The “Éxito Suppliers” contest is an initiative that started in 2009, which acknowledges the work of suppliers, Éxito allies, and Grupo Éxito corporate goods and services suppliers. No enrollment is necessary to participate; being a Grupo Éxito commercial ally automatically makes you a contestant.
The contest categories are:
- Éxito Supplier: awarded to the best supplier of the year.
- Éxito SME: for small and medium-sized companies
- Best Supplier by business (Home Textile Products; Produce, Meat and Dairy Products; Entertainment Products; and Large Consumption Products): awarded to the best supplier by business category.
- Sustainable Development: awarded to outstanding social or environmental work or work benefiting the vulnerable populations.
- Private-label Supplier: awarded to the best supplier of Éxito label products.
- Éxito Ally: awarded to the best concessionaire located in Éxito supermarkets.
- Integrated Purchases: awarded to the best supplier of corporate purchases.