Businesses in the county are having problems with staff shortages as many stay home to avoid the drive in to work. With schools also shut, staff are having to take the day off as they can’t find child care at short notice.
Today, November 30 is officially said to be the most popular shopping day of the year for online retailers. As Christmas approaches, people are ordering early to allow plenty of time for delivery and avoid disappointment.
Its only six weeks to go to the festive season and our e-commerce sites are already seeing a jump in sales as people go online and order more than ever before.
The coming weeks will prove to be a key time for any e-commerce based business to target Xmas shoppers. While the festive period is still many weeks away, for a business it’s never too early.
The release of the new Microsoft OS draws closer with only a few more weeks to go. OEM versions are already making their way to computer suppliers in the coming weeks. The industry is keeping a close eye to watch how the new OS performs compared to the highly criticised Vista platform.