Carrefour presented Tuesday, 2015 November 3th, its SMEs trophies rewarding 12 companies: four for CSR initiatives and eight for their innovative products. It was only the second edition of these awards, but Carrefour boasts about the success of these meetings. The winning companies have seen their turnover grow by about 50% in 2014 within the network.

Salty grocery: the price goes to Sabarot. The pulses specialist get rewarded for its innovative ready-to-slice Polenta roll. Stored at room temperature, it looke like a 500g (~17 oz) roll ypu can cut slices in, ready in 5 minutes. The recipe is natural: additive-free, gluten-free, lactose-free.