The "terror" of Christmas music

Unions representing store workers in Germany, Austria and the Netherlands say Christmas music is driving staff crazy
||Last Updated: 01/13/2004


orkers in Europe are tired of being bombarded with Christmas music during the holiday season.

Dutch and German trade unions are backing the demands of colleagues in Austria who said the combined effect of listening to endless hours of catchy tunes like Jingle Bells made staff aggressive and confrontational.