As customers we rarely consider from where our purchases originate. We choose a product from a website or take it off a shelf in a shop, we pay for it and enjoy it.
George Weil buys Art Clay Silver clay from Japan and stocks and production were miraculously not affected by the disruption of the terrible earthquake and tsunami.
Our latest supplier to be affected by the elements is from Missouri, USA. Some of their stock of Bubble Jet Set 2000 was damaged in the destructive tornado that hit them in May.
When you consider these life changing and devastating events, we have to count our blessings and never complain about the British weather again.