01 July 2021 11:02
In Milan he inaugurates the first shop where, instead of using cash or credit cards, you pay by barter. SawappaMi, the Swapush shop, opens at 5pm on Thursday 1 July in corso Buenos Aires 23.
Behind the project the start-up, financed with the call for new activities of the Municipality of Milan, which aims to encourage the exchange of objects that are no longer needed, through a system of credits. The sale, which already existed online, is now taking place in the company’s first physical store, which is already planning to open in other districts of the city.
In the new store, in a beautiful internal courtyard in Corso Buenos Aires, near Lima, it will be possible to exchange clothing, books, toys and accessories, furniture and much more, as long as all items are in excellent condition.
“From 17.30 in Corso Buenos Aires 23 (internal courtyard) you can come and find us and bring us what you want to exchange – they write from the shop announcing the opening on Thursday -. There will be many, so we will try to please everyone in compliance with the distancing rules. that the space of the shop is limited, in case you bring us something already present (for example a white t-shirt), I suggest you to post it directly on the Swapush app. Attention: to take from the shop you will absolutely need the app and you will be asked for a subscription 5 euros per month. We are waiting for you! “.