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In "Helium shortage deflates Party City," Crain's takes a look at the Westchester-based chain is suffering from a lack of balloon gas. One of the reasons: "Some of the helium shortage is attributable to growing demand for the gas for industrial purposes, such as making semiconductors or MRI scanners."