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This Fortune 500 company has a plan for reopening amid COVID-19 -- and is sharing it with everyone - ABC News

This Fortune 500 company has a plan for reopening amid COVID-19 -- and is sharing it with everyone

By: Nadine Shubailat and James Hill
Source: ABC News
Date of Publication: April 16th, 2020
Lear Corp., a global supplier of vehicle components, is opening up its playbook on reopening plans to encourage others to follow its guide.
Honeywell Posts Lower Sales Amid Covid-19 Supply-Chain Disruptions

Honeywell Posts Lower Sales Amid Covid-19 Supply-Chain Disruptions

By: Dave Sebastian
Source: Wall Street Journal
Date of Publication: May 1st, 2020
Honeywell International Inc. said its profit rose for the first quarter, though sales fell and the company withdrew its financial guidance for the year as the coronavirus pandemic has disrupted supply chains.
Honeywell Expands Face Mask Production with New Manufacturing Operations in Smithfield, Rhode Island

Honeywell Expands Face Mask Production with New Manufacturing Operations in Smithfield, Rhode Island

Source: Honeywell
Date of Publication: March 22nd, 2020
Honeywell (NYSE: HON) today announced that it will immediately expand its manufacturing operations in Smithfield, Rhode Island, to produce N95 face masks in support of the U.S. government’s response to the novel coronavirus (COVID-19).
Georgia conglomerate furloughs 5,000, takes $1.5 billion charge

Georgia conglomerate furloughs 5,000, takes $1.5 billion charge

By: Matt Kempner
Source: The Atlanta Journal-Constitution
Date of Publication: May 1st, 2020
Sandy Springs-based Newell Brands’ recent sales fell 25%, and it furloughed 5,000 workers as it dealt with ripple effects from the coronavirus pandemic, according to a company filing Friday.
America’s Fortune 500 take on COVID-19

America’s Fortune 500 take on COVID-19

By: Noelani Kirschner
Source: ShareAmerica
Date of Publication: April 3rd, 2020
Many of America’s most successful companies are giving money, supplies and know-how to take on the COVID-19 crisis at home and abroad. The article highlights the response from a number of Fortune 500 companies.
Huntington Ingalls CEO Mike Petters on supply chain, coronavirus response

Huntington Ingalls CEO Mike Petters on supply chain, Covid-19 response

Source: CNBC
Date of Publication: April 15th, 2020
Mike Petters, CEO of Huntington Ingalls, discusses the shipbuilding supply chain and the company’s handling of the coronavirus pandemic.
Cummins CEO Tom Linebarger on 3M partnership to respond to COVID-19

Cummins CEO Tom Linebarger on 3M partnership to respond to COVID-19

Source: CNBC
Date of Publication: April 20th, 2020
Tom Linebarger, Cummins CEO, joins “Squawk on the Street” to discuss the company’s new partnership with 3M to respond to coronavirus.
Budweiser Reimagines Whassup Ad for the Age of the Coronavirus - Adweek 4.23.2020

Budweiser Reimagines Iconic ‘Whassup’ Ad to Encourage Quarantine Check-Ins

By: Kathryn Lundstrom
Source: Adweek
Date of Publication: April 23rd, 2020
Budweiser's new ad campaign reinvents its iconic "whassup" call to promote its brand and encourage check-ins with family and friends during quarantine.
Making Masks Gives Purpose To New Fashion Team

Making Masks Gives Purpose To New Fashion Team

By: Lucky Brand
Source: Lucky Brand Jeans
Date of Publication: April 24th, 2020
After the factory shut down due to the pandemic, the company is finding new purpose by shifting to produce masks and other PPE.
Bauer Medical Face Shield FAQ page _ BAUER

Doing Our Part to Protect Medical Professionals Bauer Medical Face Shield

By: Bauer
Source: Bauer
Date of Publication: April 21st, 2020
Bauer is producing medical PPE face shields for medical professionals, building off of its retail sports equipment business.