The new owner of the Secretary of Internal Trade, Ricardo Feletti, made official the cprice freeze of supermarkets for 90 days, that is, until January 7, 2022. Based on an agreement with the entrepreneurs, which had begun in the management of Paula Español, today a deal was achieved to apply Care Prices in 900 products, which include food, beverages, hygiene items and cleaning supplies. The businessman of Magic Consumption analyzed the extent and objectives of the wholesalers.
Victor Fera he analyzed the implications of this economic policy through an interview on Radio 10. In his case, the businessman was optimistic and willing to collaborate with the Government to ease people’s pockets. “We the wholesalers, within the possibilities, are going to collaborate fully, because we believe that it is necessary to stop all this a little”He declared.
In this way, Fera communicated that there are commitments from the state and business sectors to benefit consumers. “We will make every effort to achieve it”, He indicated. Specifically, Maxiconsumo is a company that distributes low-priced and accessible products for critical sectors. Therefore, the owner’s commitment is further enhanced by the freeze.
In turn, the head of the company mentioned the importance of the role of monopolies, which are the ones that most manage prices. In statements that Paula Español, former head of the Ministry of Internal Trade, made about the meeting with supermarkets, she defined that the biggest problem was to establish an agreement with the monopolies so that prices do not increase so drastically.
Finally, in addition to accompanying the economic measure, Víctor Fera focused on the importance of giving space to SMEs within supermarkets, already proposed by the Gondolas Law. “What has to grow urgently are the SMEs, to the 150 thousand storekeepers […]. Taking an employee in each of them, there are 150 thousand new jobs ”, he highlighted.