Airlines have canceled thousands of flights in what has become a Christmas nightmare for many passengers as winter storms and staffing issues continue to cause havoc across the U.S. Most major airlines have canceled or delayed thousands of flights, with Southwest Airlines canceling at least 70% of its flights Monday – more than 2,600 – due to a reported system meltdown. The chaos continued Tuesday, with the airline canceling 62% of flights for the day and canceling 62% of flights on Wednesday.
iPhone 14 Preorder Delays
Today is the release day for the new iPhone 14 and iPhone 14 Pro, but it looks as if the iPhone 14 preorders have come to a halt according to reports that the Apple Store is sending out errors whenever customers try to preorder the newest iPhone. Additionally, wait times for these phones have been pushed back to October, and release-day deliveries are steadily getting delayed at the last minute.
T.J. Maxx Among Discount Retailers Losing Designer Brands
For years, shoppers have flocked to discount stores like T.J. Maxx for deals on their favorite designer brands. Now, due to the pandemic, the global supply chain delays, and shortages, stores are forced to either raise prices or lose products completely. TJX companies are suffering from both.