Global Trends 2020

The end of cheap air travel?

The International Air Transport Association has said that many airlines will need to increase their prices by 50% or face going bust if coronavirus physical distancing measures are introduced on flights.

Source: https://www.theguardian.com/business/2020/apr/21/physical-distancing-will-end-era-of-cheap-air-travel-industry-warns?CMP=share_btn_tw

Lockdown drives an increase in Shewee sales

Shewees (plastic contraptions used to help women urinate while standing up) have become more popular since lockdown began, with the company reporting a 700% increase in sales. This may be because of the widespread closure of public toilets and places like restaurants, pubs or coffee shops which often let people use their bathrooms.

Source: https://www.theguardian.com/lifeandstyle/2020/sep/03/shewee-women-urinate-standing-up-revolution