In the supermarkets that remain open as essential shops, the usual rules will also apply in the coming period. For example, customers have to come alone, wear a face mask and keep a distance of 1.5 meters from each other and from shop staff. The supermarkets continue to urge customers to pay by debit card wherever possible.
The CBL is expecting more crowds than usual at this point. According to the trade association, December is “always a busier time than usual”. However, this year “more people will be celebrating the holidays at home”.