For most people, the story about the container ship blocking the Suez Canal for almost a week was probably nothing more than an interesting news piece. But for those of us in the industry who rely heavily on that Asia – European supply route, it was yet another stressful low in a year of extreme highs and lows.
Today is Chinese New Year, the start of the Chunyun Spring Festival, which is when millions of Chinese people traditionally travel home to see their families, sometimes for the only time they will see them that year.
It’s a big week here at Mila because it’s the launch week for our brand new TS008 certified letterplate. All the product info you need is here for both the stainless steel SupaSecure and standard ProSecure versions.
If, like me, you’re starting to wonder when life will ever start to feel properly ‘normal’ again, I can offer a little bit of good news from Mila.
Here we go again. I don’t think any of us are surprised that we find ourselves back in what is essentially now a UK wide lockdown and at least this time around we have clear guidance from the government that manufacturing and construction can continue to operate and that, outside of Scotland, tradespeople can still work in people’s homes.