as a result of Hoarding of goods, such as toilet paper is a condition that is marked by the consumer, in relation to the concern about the new coronavirus is spreading.
on Thursday, came the announcement of the pharmacies before the restrictions of the sale of fever-reducing medicines that contain acetaminophen.
introduced in introduced in order to curb the buying habits, but it is in the livsmedelsjättarna not have a central line in this issue.
"What we do is we communicate in our own channels and ask people to show respect to others, and to act as usual," says Tarik Belqaid, the press secretary of the Coop.Tarik Belqaid, the press secretary of the Coop. Photo: Hans Alm
He has received reports of a distress for the staff, both in the stores and at the terminals, due to the recent elevated rate of sales. There are, however, from the Coop's site, no reason for the consumer to shop for more than the usual.
" You do not have to be on the excessive way, because the supply chain is functioning as it should. We like to consume in a balanced way just as before, and do not overdo their consumption.
The who owns the matvarukedjorna Hemköp and Willys, with a similar message.
" Because there is not any general shortage of foods and everyday products, we have not seen a need for this type of restriction. We will get the goods and load the goods all the time, even though it may occasionally run out of individual products in the shops, " he writes in an e-mail to DN. , Magnus Törnblom, head of media relations at Axfood AB Photos: Stefan Nilsson
The changes in buying behaviour has been done, to The had a the challenge of get-out-and-up products on the shelves at the pace of the action. However, because of the good location of the supply chain, nor do they see The need of a general guideline for traders to introduce rationing, or other measures.
" It's very difficult to put this responsibility on the already-stretched shops, and co-workers. How do you draw the line as to how much you can buy? Some are, perhaps, three of the children while the other lives for themselves, and, perhaps, a matter for a sick neighbor. It will be very, very difficult issues to deal with, write the Magnus League.
the Mats Mehlberg. Press officer at Ica. Photo credit: Ica
- up to each store to decide.
" Because there is no shortage of food in general, we do not see a need for a central. We are monitoring the situation closely and should the situation change, we will respond to this, but we're not there. There will be food in Ica-stores, and we have a good flow of merchandise from our vendors, " says Mats Mehlberg, press officer at the store.
There are certainly a key signal value of the mark to the consumer to act in a sober, says Tarik Belqaid.
"But we think that it is enough to communicate that you should consume in a balanced way," he said.<