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Australians are panic-buying toilet paper. Again

26 June 2020 12:22 PM
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What's it about Aussies and toilet paper? "Stop it, it's ridiculous!" Prime Minister Scott Morrison told fellow Aussies on Friday.

"Stop it! it's ridiculous," Prime Minister Scott Morrison told fellow Aussies (who are, yet again, panic buying toilet paper) on Friday.

Across Australia, supermarkets are running out and imposing quotas.

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The country’s largest chains – Woolworths and Coles – are reporting a surge in demand for toilet paper rivalling the first days of the pandemic's arrival in Australia.

The return of toilet paper panic buying comes in the wake of a surge in infections in Melbourne, with most other regions having no, or a very low number of new infections.


For more detail, read: Toilet paper limits imposed in Australia to stop virus panic buying



26 June 2020 12:22 PM
Tags:
Australia
Melbourne
toilet paper
Scott Morrison
Coronavirus
COVID-19
stockpiling
panic buying toilet paper
Aussies
Australians
covid-19 in Australia
coronavirus in australia

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