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Helium Shortage Inflating Cost To Businesses

Timmins Flower Shop employee Denise Chiasson fills a balloon with helium. If a worldwide shortage of helium continues very long, it could become difficult to be able to buy or sell balloons filled with it. The year-old supply problem goes … Continue reading

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‘The Cost Has Gone Up’: Worldwide Helium Shortage Impacting Party Stores

If you have an upcoming celebration and are hoping to visit a party store soon to buy balloons, you may feel a little deflated to learn some are out of helium. A worldwide helium shortage is forcing businesses to explain … Continue reading

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Helium Shortage Affects Getting Balloons And More: What You Need To Know

Despite popular belief, helium is used for more than inhaling to make that temporary squeaky voice. Places where you’d normally get a bouquet of balloons are taking a hit because of a nationwide helium shortage. Where does helium come from? … Continue reading

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Throwing A Party? Don’t Be Left Deflated By The Helium Shortage

I encountered a major inconvenience while picking up the final supplies for my daughter’s birthday party this weekend. So, we threw a 5th birthday party for my daughter on Saturday and I had to do a lot running around in … Continue reading

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National Helium Shortage Affecting Local Businesses

If you’ve been looking for balloons at your next party, you may have noticed signs about a national helium shortage. The issue has local businesses feeling deflated about low or no sales. Until a year ago, the Petal Patch sold … Continue reading

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