Etiqueta 'Shopping'
Enjoy Palma during the festive season

Festive season

Enjoy Mallorca during the Christmas season

Why not come to Palma this Christmas season and enjoy the many celebrations the city has from the Christmas lights, to the nativity scenes or do your Christmas shopping while staying at one of Palma's many boutique hotels.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporterAnna Nicholas17/11/2021 13:31


Sunday shopping

All shops in the designated Sunday shopping area should open on a Sunday.

Jason Moore16/07/2019 10:25


It's Christmas, isn't it?

All this fuss about the delay in switching on the Christmas lights, what are the retailers doing?

Humphrey Carter19/11/2016 00:00


Retailers aren't happy with Palma plastic bag restrictions

The Afedeco association is against any prohibition and especially so when it has been arrived at without consensus.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter23/09/2016 00:00


Thursday Night Shopping fever to grip Palma

"This all part of our plan to maximise the potential of Palma during the peak season and eventually continue throughout the year."

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter12/07/2016 00:00


Warm weather putting a brake on shops’ business

The best Christmas campaign for years has been followed by lesser business, with consumers not being tempted to buy winter clothing and footwear.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter09/01/2016 00:00


Government advising on getting the most out of winter sales

Particular emphasis is being given to establishing a budget in order to avoid making impulse buys.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter07/01/2016 00:00


Balearic retail sales soared in November

A percentage rise of 9.7% in the Balearics was 5.5 points above the national average of sales growth.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter29/12/2015 00:00


Open-air shopping centre planned for heart of Palma

This initiative is aimed at taking on the large retailers and is projected to start in spring next year.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter19/12/2015 00:00


Palma retailers upset at lack of Christmas lights on streets

Bernat Coll, president of the Pimeco association that represents small to medium-sized retailers, has criticised the absence of lights in several key shopping areas of the city.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter03/12/2015 00:00


Dad is the most difficult to buy for at Balearic Christmas time

The islands’ residents put dad at number one in the difficulty rankings, followed by partners (a quarter of them) and mums (only 14%).

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter02/12/2015 00:00


Black Friday fever grips Palma

Palma’s retail sector as a whole has reported that Black Friday has lived up to its billing with a marked increase in business.

Humphrey Carter27/11/2015 00:00

Fairs and fiestas

Palma’s Christmas market opens next Wednesday

The stalls will remain in place until 7 January. Seventy will be in the Plaça Espanya, 70 more in the Plaça Major, and 60 will be in La Rambla.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter26/11/2015 00:00


Black Friday comes to Palma big time

El Corte Inglés will kick off tomorrow (Thursday), and its discounts will last until Sunday, when shops along Jaume III will be open.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter25/11/2015 00:00


Jaume III one of Spain’s most expensive shopping streets

El Portal de l’Àngel de Barcelona is Spain’s most expensive with the average rent being 3,240 euros per square metre.

Majorca Daily Bulletin reporter19/11/2015 00:00


Changing times

"Big stores know that it is only a matter of time before internet shopping takes hold..."

Jason Moore10/11/2015 00:00


Open all hours

“If Palma is to become a winter holiday destination the shops need to be open...”

Jason Moore15/09/2015 00:00