Summer discounts are in progress, which will last until the end of August.
Specifically, discounts started on 13 July and will last until 31 August.
What consumers need to know
-It is mandatory to indicate a double price, that is, the old (deleted) and the new price of all items sold at a discount.
-It is also allowed to indicate and trade a discount rate.
-If a reduced price is provided for more than 60% of all items sold, the demonstration of the provided discount rate is required, so it should be listed on the store display and in any other commercial communication.
-In case there are different discount rates per product category, the range of the percentage provided should be indicated ("from …. % to…. %»).
-In any other case, it will be stated that the discounts apply to selected items with reference to the corresponding percentage.
-Shopkeepers should, in case of control, be able to prove, that the old sale price indicated on the plate, corresponds to reality.