People were happy and excited
Euronews talked to a spokesperson for the K-Supermarket branch in Helsinki, who said the evening was a success.
“People came at about 10 pm, chose their favourite place and settled down. Then we had an evening snack and some goodies and refreshments and a raffle.”
“Everything went so great: people were happy and excited, and the atmosphere was warm and cosy.”
“I’d definitely do this again next year!”
The supermarket sent Euronews some photos from the evening. The following photos show bedding customers laid in the aisles of the store.
“I can only be grateful”
K-Group, the store’s parent company, also captured footage from the event. This video shows customers bedding down for the night on Saturday.
It seems the customers involved in the sleepover were just as pleased as their hosts. Merja Eklund posted a comment to the supermarket on Facebook, saying she had been pampered with not only air conditioning but with gifts, a raffle, an evening meal, and good company.
“I can only be grateful,” she wrote.
Other customers posted from Saturday night, thanking K-Supermarket for their hospitality, and saying they had experienced a good night’s sleep.
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