Olympics Causing Issues with Christmas Lights Manufacturing

August 12, 2008

Beijing Temple of Heaven

Who would think that something going on around the world could affect your Christmas decorations? That is exactly what is happening as China diverts electricity, resources and man power to Beijing for the 2008 Summer Olympics.

Check out this article in Business Week – As Olympics Open, China’s Economy Slows

Industries are being asked to cease manufacture in rotation throughout the country. As a result, some styles of LED Christmas Lights are coming into the country several weeks later than normal.

So kick back, watch your favorite competitors but remember you may have to wait a little before your favorite Christmas lights arrive for the Holidays.

Go USA!!

Christmas Lights
Copyright 2008

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