According to the announcements of the government representative Stelios Petsas, the retail trade does not have the possibility of opening, tomorrow Sunday, January 3, 2021, due to the start of the strict 7-day lockdown from 06:00 on Sunday. Therefore it will not be valid until January 11 and the click away for commercial stores .
Saturday, January 2, 2021, the stores and supermarkets remained closed, as the standard inventory was taking place.
However, today, Sunday, January 3, 2021, supermarkets and other grocery stores (eg mini markets, bakeries, butchers, fishmongers, patisseries) and pharmacies can be open on business hours (07: 00-21: 00).
What consumers should keep in mind is that these are suggested opening hours for supermarkets, and it is a good idea to find out about the opening hours of the store they are interested in either by phone, visiting their websites or the pages in social media.
According to a relevant Joint Ministerial Decision, supermarkets and grocery stores can be opened, despite the lockdown with opening hours from 07:00 to 21:00, tomorrow Sunday, January 3, 2021.
It is reminded that in order for citizens to travel to the supermarkets, they must send a text message with the number 2 to 13033 or fill in the appropriate travel form.