A court in Nanterre, France, has ruled that Amazon should greatly restrict orders in France in the coming weeks. According to the decision that AFP and a union have obtained, Amazon can only accept orders of groceries, hygiene and health-related products.
The company has 24 hours to comply or it’ll have to pay a fine of €1 million per day.
Since the lockdown started in France, Amazon has already been “prioritizing” essential items over non-essential ones. It means that if you order a video game on Amazon, it might take a week or more to show up at your home.
But all six fulfillment centers in France are still operating as usual as of today. Last month, Mediapart shared audio recordings of Amazon executives saying