The supermarkets, sandwich shops and snack bars are full with hungry people. But also the shops selling other items are busy. Almost all stores and hospitality venues on Amsterdam Central Station are open on Queensday.
The crowning of Willem-Alexander on the 30th of April will bring a few millions euro extra income to retailers. However it won’t come close to the extra income earned during soccer championships. A representative of retail the Netherlands, Detailhandel Nederland, said this.