Open letter to Chancellor Angela Merkel
With an open letter to Federal Chancellor Angela Merkel and the Prime Ministers of the federal states, the stationary electronics retailer has demanded that shops be opened immediately. The lockdown is threatening the very existence of the 19,000 stationary technology retailers.
Electronics retailer as a magnet for city centers – how much longer?
Electronics retailers could face similar consequences. Because according to an estimate by the trade association for technology, the stationary technology retailers have recorded revenue losses totaling over 2 billion euros in the last few months.
The electronics retailer also pointed out in their open letter that there is no increased risk of infection from the SARS-CoV-2 virus in retail. This was the result of the joint study “Assessment of the risk of infection from Corona in retail” from February 2021 by the trade association for trade and goods logistics (BGHW) and the Federal Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (BAuA)
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