Winter sales to commence on January 8 across Greece
The winter sales in Greece will start on January 8 and last until February 28, with shops staying open on the first Sunday of the sales period on January 14.
According to an announcement by the Thessaloniki Merchants’ Association, the proposed hours for Sunday opening are 11:00-18:00.
The association also warned shopkeepers to be careful when displaying the discounts offered on goods and services, ensuring that the information given is accurate, since mistakes can carry heavy penalties.
In addition to displaying the original and discount prices of items on sale, retailers are also permitted to display the percentage discount offered.