Happy 4th of July from PMC! To help you get in the holiday mindset, take a look at this list of Holiday Fun Facts:
- Over $600 million is spent on fireworks every year in The United States
- Americans will eat 150 million hot dogs this 4th of July (That would stretch from DC to LA over 5 times!)
- Americans will buy a combined 890 million pounds of chicken, beef, and pork in the week leading up to July 4th.
- About 150 million flags are sold annually in the US and over 66% of Americans will fly the flag on Independence Day.
- In 1776, there were 2.5 million people living in the new nation. Today the population of the US is 326 million.
- Over 80% of people in the US will attend at 4th of July BBQ or Grill Out
Staffing during a summer holiday will always be challenging. The key to success during the holiday season is good planning and flexibility. If additional staffing is required, it’s best to reach out to a professional agency, such as the great recruiters at PMC, to ensure access to vetted, qualified candidates. Following these strategies will ensure a smooth season for all!
PMC Works wishes you and your family a safe and relaxing holiday! Remember, there are more alcohol related injuries during the 4th of July than on any other holiday. Please be safe and responsible!