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Nantes: the sale postponed due to the garbage collectors' strike and the social context


Scheduled for this Saturday and Sunday, the event which was to bring together 253 traders in the city center will not take place, due to difficulties in collecting waste and security problems. If a postponement is studied, no date has yet been set.

Le Figaro Nantes

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Those who wanted to shop and try to find good deals this weekend during the Nantes clearance sale will have to be patient.

The event, scheduled for this Saturday and Sunday in the city center, is postponed to a later date.

For now, this is not known.

The town hall of Nantes and the association of traders Plein Center, which organize the sale, evoke

"the national social context"

as well as

"strikes and demonstrations"

to explain this postponement.

According to them, all this creates

difficulties in collecting waste

and cleaning”

and a problem

of “security”


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“After having shared this observation with the prefecture, it is therefore with full responsibility that the City of Nantes and Plein Center have decided to postpone the event to a later date which will be defined in consultation with the merchants and the partners”,

is he wrote in a press release released Tuesday evening.

The sale is an important event for Nantes merchants.

It should bring together this year 253 traders (112 sedentary and 141 non-sedentary).

The big open-air unpacking was initially scheduled for Saturday, from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m., with stands that were to be deployed on the Cours des 50 Otages (between Commerce and the corner of rue de Feltre) and rue de Feltre and rue du Calvaire. .

Source: lefigaro

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