CLEVELAND, Ohio (WOIO) – If you’re looking for a laptop right now, you’re probably going to have a tough time finding one as computer shops face a laptop shortage.
“We still are getting calls all the time for laptops and we just can’t keep up with the demand,” said Burt Tardy, manager of E-Tech Computers.
Tardy says when schools and workplaces went virtual in mid-March, the demand for computers exploded.
“All of a sudden, our phones started to ring off the hook. Everybody wanted a laptop,” Tardy added.
The phones at E-Tech are still ringing off the hook, Tardy says. He’s scrambling to get more laptops because there’s only one MacBook in the store right now.
“We have a company that we are in contact with that has a