It happens in a supermarket in Vanzaghello, as reported by a customer on Facebook. Also excluded from the sale are nappies and sanitary napkins. The management justifies the decision by stating that, since their supermarket is inside a shopping center, according to the directive in force at the weekend they should only sell food. Bennet: “There is a note from the Prefecture of Milan sent on the evening of November 20. We have immediately taken note of the new provisions”
Toilet paper, parapharmacy products, including hand sanitizer, and other essential items excluded from sale at the weekend due to anti-Covid legislation. This is what happens in a Vanzaghello supermarket, in the Milanese. To report it on Facebook is a customer who, having to buy toilet paper and other items for their children, found himself in front of the sign prohibiting their purchase, according to the provisions of the Prefecture of the Lombard capital. “I find this situation incredible, we are bordering on ridicule … Not selling toilet paper and sanitary towels in an open supermarket is not an anti-covid rule, but a gratuitous nastiness!”, Is the outburst of the customer entrusted to the social network. (CORONAVIRUS: ALL THE UPDATES – CONTAGION MAPS AND GRAPHS – THE SITUATION IN MILAN)
The position of the management
Covid Milan, the Bennet di Vanzaghello reopens the closed sectors
For its part, the management of the supermarket justifies the decision by stating that, being their establishment inside a shopping center, according to the directive in force at the weekend they should only sell food. However, according to checks carried out by the Sky TG24 website, it does not appear that the prefect of Milan has blocked the sale of personal hygiene products, pharmacies and parapharmacies in shopping centers on holidays and before holidays.
We receive and publish: “The aforementioned Vanzaghello store is a Bennet business. Contrary to what you indicated, there is a note from the Prefecture of Milan sent on the evening of November 20. Bennet therefore immediately took note of the new provisions sent by the Prefecture of Milan and this fact has meant that all points of sale in the province of Milan included in Shopping Centers on the pre-holidays and holidays will have to open only and exclusively the food part plus any parapharmacy and the corner for the sale of Since the stores in Milan viale Corsica, Milan Rucellai and the Vaprio d’Adda store are not part of shopping centers, they will be able to open the food section and departments related to all product categories included in attachment a23, as in the other days of the week “.