The emergency due to the Coronavirus certainly puts us to the test. Concerns and uncertainty increase with the continuous new information on the daily data of the contagion. As worries and problems increase, it has led people to react in times of emergency when fear and irrational risk takes over, you need to take care of yourself.
In the early stages of the epidemic’s spread, people’s collective reactions led to an assault on supermarkets in the first few months.
After the decree of 9 March 2020 which provided for the measures for the “orange zone” throughout Italy but at no time despite the government’s decisions was there no way to close the shops. The new measures prohibited travel except for reasons of work, health or necessity. Among these there was also the need to go shopping. However, many citizens rushed to buy food, causing long queues at night supermarkets.