Mayor of Paris Urges not to buy Christmas Gifts on Amazon
Representatives of the French political elite from the left and the green parties, as well as cultural figures, have published a petition in which they have called for people not to make New Year’s purchases on the Amazon trading platform.
According to Le Monde, on Tuesday 17 November, the mayor of Paris, Anne Hidalgo, one of the leaders of the European Green Party and other politicians published a petition entitled « Christmas without Amazon » in which they « promised Father Christmas » a holiday without this Christmas platform.
Politicians express their dissatisfaction with Amazon’s unfair competition policy, which is hurting small and medium-sized businesses in France.
Earlier, on 2 November, the mayor of Paris had already urged the residents of the capital not to buy goods, especially books, on the Amazon trading platform.