Topics

Personal protective equipment (PPE)

The evolution of face masks_ from pandemic necessity to human billboar

From pandemic necessity to human billboard—how face masks evolved into a must-have accessory

By: Lilly Smith
Source: Fast Company
Date of Publication: September 15th, 2020
It’s no longer just a medical device. Think of it as a tiny canvas for your face.
MTA asks Apple's help to solve iPhone mask issues

MTA asks Apple’s help to solve iPhone mask issues

By: David Porter
Source: The Associated Press
Date of Publication: August 10th, 2020
New York’s mass transit agency wants Apple to come up with a better way for iPhone users to unlock their phones without taking off their masks, as it seeks to guard against the spread of the coronavirus in buses and subways.
The new corporate swag_ Branded masks, sanitizer spray bottles and Zoom vanity light rings

The new corporate swag: Branded masks, sanitizer spray bottles and Zoom vanity light rings

By: Jena McGregor
Source: The Washington Post
Date of Publication: July 2nd, 2020
For businesses such as Lemonade, whose executives appeared in branded masks for their IPO, it’s a chance to demonstrate their socially conscious identity.
Honeywell Hit Hard by Aviation Slump Despite N95 Mask Gains - WSJ

Honeywell Hit Hard by Aviation Slump Despite N95 Mask Gains

By: Thomas Gryta and Dave Sebastian
Source: The Wall Street Journal
Date of Publication: July 24th, 2020
Conglomerate says aerospace business suffered in latest quarter and will gradually improve this year.
N95 Face Mask Makers Ramp Up Production to Meet U.S. Covid-19 Demand - WSJ

N95 Face Mask Makers Ramp Up Production to Meet U.S. Covid-19 Demand

By: Austen Hufford
Source: The Wall Street Journal
Date of Publication: July 17th, 2020
American companies like 3M, Honeywell and Prestige Ameritech are investing in domestic production of masks.
CVS and Target join other major retailers in requiring masks in US stores - CNN

CVS and Target join other major retailers in requiring masks in US stores

By: Nathaniel Meyersohn and Allison Morrow
Source: CNN
Date of Publication: July 16th, 2020
CVS (CVS) and Target (TGT) will require customers to wear masks in their stores across the United States as the retail industry moves to enforce mask mandates to slow the spread of the coronavirus.
Starbucks to Require Customers to Wear Masks - WSJ

Starbucks to Require Customers to Wear Masks

By: Heather Haddon
Source: The Wall Street Journal
Date of Publication: July 9th, 2020
Coffee chain’s new mask policy to cover about 8,900 U.S. locations from next week.
How Much Covid-19 Cost Those Businesses That Stayed Open - WSJ

How Much Covid-19 Cost Those Businesses That Stayed Open

By: Inti Pacheco
Source: The Wall Street Journal
Date of Publication: June 23rd, 2020
From $198,000 to $1 billion, public companies start to disclose the amount spent on paying workers and protecting them and customers.
ANIMAX DESIGNS TO PRODUCE FACE SHIELDS AND MASKS IN FIGHT AGAINST COVID-19 — Animax Designs

ANIMAX DESIGNS TO PRODUCE FACE SHIELDS AND MASKS IN FIGHT AGAINST COVID-19

Source: Animax Designs
Date of Publication: April 2nd, 2020
Animax Designs has swapped the production of animatronics with face shields to fight COVID-19.
Healthcare will never be the same: 8 experts on the future of medicine around the globe

Healthcare will never be the same: 8 experts on the future of medicine around the globe

By: Ruth Reader and Ainsley Harris
Source: Fast Company
Date of Publication: May 21st, 2020
The leaders of the Mayo Clinic, Cleveland Clinic, Doctors Without Borders, and more tell us how healthcare is being transformed by the COVID-19 pandemic.