Seasonal dating finance
Most businesses experience some ebb and flow in business and in many cases these fluctuations correspond with the seasons.
Snowfall levels can affect any number of businesses, from ski resorts to hardware stores that sell snowblowers, salt, and chemical de-icers.
Many retail businesses have a strong seasonal component and see the majority of their profits generated in one or two seasons of the year, the year-end or Christmas season being a typically busy period.
There are predictable events that can influence sales in every month of the year.
On the other hand, some lawn care businesses in the northern United States may attempt to put their equipment and machinery to use during their off-season by cultivating a snow removal service in the winter months.
The movie industry remains one of the largest industries in the world driven by seasonal buying habits.