Virus outbreak delays production at world’s top glove maker
Production stopped at 16 factories outside Kuala Lumpur with remaining 12 facilities operating at much reduced capacities.
Trudeau promises stockpile policies overhaul to prevent waste
Expired five years earlier, two million N95 respirator masks, thousands of pairs of medical gloves thrown out in 2019.
Canada faces major medical gear shortage as 68 countries restrict exports
China’s clamp down on defective products further slashes supply from a country that produces half of the world’s PPE.
Lacoste gloves made in Chinese internment camp: rights group
Last year, media and non-profit group reports described forced labour and indoctrination of hundreds of people inside the factory.
Airboss scores $22.5M military protective gear deals
AirBoss of America has received two new contracts worth up to $20 million to supply the US military with protective over-boots and gloves and a Canadian military contract worth $2.5 million.