Photo: Elderly woman with a wheeled walker aid and holding a shopping bag in her hand; Copyright: panthermedia.net/marischka

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Topic of the Month April 2016

Accessible retail

Whether food or clothes - everybody has to go shopping. But in many stores people with different disabilities cannot make their purchases independently and unconditionally. And also online shopping is not an accessible alternative for everybody. Get to know more in our current Topic of the Month April: Accessible retail.

 

Video: Generation-friendly shopping at akzenta

Everyday shopping experience should be easy to handle and as accessible as possible for all customers. Whether for parents with buggies, people with disabilities or seniors. We had a closer look at a supermarket in Wuppertal, Germany – called akzenta. Here the "employee" is a basic factor for accessibility.