• Sun. Oct 24th, 2021

Shopping centers against weekend closures, shop shutters down


May 10, 2021

The shopping centers of Italy will demonstrate tomorrow against closures on weekends with the symbolic gesture of lowering the shutters for a few minutes from 11. This is an initiative that involves the points of sale of the 1,300 shopping centers in Italy and over 30,000 shops and supermarkets and which was promoted by the trade associations, Ancd-Conad, Confcommercio, Confesercenti, Confimprese, Cncc – National Council of Shopping Centers and Federdistribuzione. “With this initiative – reads a note released by the associations – the acronyms want to give a voice to the 780,000 workers who ask for the immediate revocation of the restrictive measures that for over 6 months have required the closure of shops on holidays and the days before holidays of the week, in terms of revenues, and fundamental to help the economic recovery of commercial activities and the country “. Also on Tuesday 11 May, the note concludes, a delegation of the leaders of the trade associations will be present in Rome for a discussion with some politicians on the issue of reopening.