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The “do or die” Brexit deadline scheduled for Halloween has vanished like a ghostly bump in the night. But for the stakeholders in supply chains, the costs of front-loading to ensure Christmas stalls and shelves are fully stocked will not evaporate so easily.
This BBC article looks at the abnormal challenges faced by Christmas market stallholders this year. It suggests that the gluhwein and stollen cake essentials could cost more this year.