"Manta" sellers, so-called because of goods set out on blankets or groundsheets. | Archive
Pimeco, the association which represents smaller retailers, is to meet on Monday with Palma’s public safety councillor, Angélica Pastor, in order to discuss solutions to the increasing problem of illegal street selling. The meeting is to take place because of growing concerns among retailers regarding the growth in illegal trading. This has been observable in Palma’s main tourist areas, while there are specific worries about the impact it may have on legitimate business over the Easter period.