UK channel staff were snapped recently enduring slightly more Korean hospitality than expected, after ash from Icelandic volcano Eyjafjallajökull closed British airspace for almost a week in April.
The lucky -- or should that be unlucky? -- employees with an extended stay in Seoul hailed from various firms including Maverick, Midwich, Micro-P, and Ingram Micro as well as event host LG.
"What else do you expect me to do?" said one distributor representative, who shall remain nameless. "We had some t-shirts made. We are making the best of it! "
For more on the eruption disruption, see this week's CRN, out 26 April.
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