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on Monday, 11 May 2020. Posted in Stronger Together

Millions more items of PPE for frontline staff from new business partnerships - more companies invited to be suppliers

The Government is more and more dependent on UK manufacturers from a variety of product sectors helping to provide PPE. Obviously, the PPE products need to conform to health and safety and quality standards.  To assist in this call-to-action, potential manufacturers can access:

The current times have brought uncertainty to many sectors – including the furniture industry.

How has your business helped during COVID-19?

We're on the lookout for ways our member companies have adapted to help in the fight against COVID-19.

Whether it's manufacturing PPE, supporting local initiatives or supplying furniture for emergency facilities, we’d really like to hear more so we can produce a case study.

Our aim is to shine a light on some of the ways the industry has helped during these difficult times. Please email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. with any stories you have.

Business Intelligence: share the impact Coronavirus is having on your organisation

The Department for Business, Energy & Industrial Strategy (BEIS) is inviting business to provide information on impacts across supply, demand and labour markets, actions to address these impacts, and any gaps in the Government response from your perspective. Please send your intelligence to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..  We are told that commercially sensitive information will be treated accordingly. 

Do you have any advice for other businesses?

‘Together we are stronger’ has never been more important and if we come together and fight this as a whole, we will be in a much better position in the future.

We’d like to use this area of our Covid-19 hub to allow our members to work together and share insight, information and tips that you’ve applied so far during this crisis.

Please email anything you’d like to add to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. and we will work efficiently to keep this page updated at all times.