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BEE Retail wins the 7th edition of the SME Awards

Last night, during the French Chamber in Hong Kong’s Annual Dinner, BEE Retail was announced as the winner of the 7th edition of the SME Awards.

A sustainable retail consultancy, BEE Retail is a one stop solution for developing sustainable retail spaces with a strong track record of over 200 retail projects in 25 countries.

Co-Founder & Managing Director of BEE Retail,
Maxime Pruvost, collects the award

The French Chamber’s SME Awards are open to Hong Kong SMEs created by one or more French entrepreneur(s) with at least 12 months of continuous operation and no more than five years of prior operation.

This year, companies were judged on five categories: innovation, performance, strategy, organisation execution capability & corporate governance, company value & social responsibility.

Congratulations to the three other finalists for reaching the latter stages of this highly competitive edition: Solstice Technologies Ltd (STL), Bain Marie, Nikopicto.

Finalists, sponsors and jury members
of the 2019 SME Awards

Thanks to the sponsors of the SME Awards, BEE Retail will benefit from:

  • A complimentary standard booth worth HK$30,000 at one of the relevant Hong Kong Trade Development Council trade fairs offered by Hong Kong Trade Development Council
  • One-year free consultation worth HK$25,000 offered by Mazars
  • One employment Visa application and one employment agreement assistance worth HK$20,000 offer by Hawksford
  • One-year French Chamber SME membership and advertising on French Chamber website worth HK$10,000 offered by the French Chamber


A special thank you to the jury members for this edition:

Anne de Roulhac
Associate, Hawksford
Vice-President of the French Chamber’s Entrepreneur and SME Committee

Céline Vidal
President of the French Chamber’s Entrepreneur and SME Committee

Damien Dernoncourt
Founder & CEO, Naga Brands
President of the French Chamber’s Business Advisors Group Club

Gilles-Alexandre Salansy
Director, International Desk and Outsourcing, Mazars

Hugues de Saint Seine
Partner, CIGP

Iris Wong
Director, International & Mainland Relations, Hong Kong Trade Development Council

Jean-Baptiste Dabadie
Managing Director, Asiapack Ltd

Stanislas Bocquet
Founder & CEO, PALO IT

Useful links

Entrepreneur and SME Business Advisory Group (BAG)