• Renz launches protective face shields

        • RENZ is putting its technical know-how and production expertise to good use by producing Protective Face Shields to help with the supply of Personal Protective Equipment and aid containment of the Coronavirus.

          After a downturn in order intake from mid-March, Renz made the decision in early April to produce the face shields. Over the Easter weekend, a collaborative effort led to marketing collateral being developed and manufacturing commenced on 11th April.

          Renz decided to produce a lightweight high-quality Protective Face Shield which on 17th April received official certification from ECS GmbH, the European Certification Service. 

          Initially, the shields went almost exclusively to the health sector but during the course of the week commencing Monday 20th April the private sector (mainly construction and manufacturing) started purchasing in readiness to bring staff back into the workplace. 

          Renz said, “it has all happened so quickly, within the space of just two weeks we are manufacturing and supplying in huge quantities a brand-new product into totally different markets to our traditional print and office products sectors. This new business is gratefully received as sales order intake from our two traditional markets is down across the board nearly 75 per cent since lockdown began on 23rd March, compared with the same five-week period to Friday 24th April.

          “Our face shields cover the face area (eyes, nose and mouth) extensively. The headband is easily adjustable for a perfect fit and surgical masks can be changed without removing the Protective Face Shield. The shield is held far enough away from the face for glasses to be worn. With 15mm forehead padding, the RENZ Face Protection Shield is both comfortable and hard-wearing. Replacement shields are available.”

        • Stay up to date - Click here and register for FREE Channel Info online membership and enjoy unlimited access to a host of benefits including the exclusive members area of the website, downloadable business tools, current and back issues archive, priority breaking news alerts, weekly e news summary and the Channel Info app

        • Related Articles

        • Fujitsu supports SELECT channel partners during COVID-19

          Fujitsu supports SELECT channel partners during COVID-19

          Thursday 21st May 2020
          Fujitsu has announced a range of targeted incentives and enhanced support for SELECT channel partners during the COVID-19 pandemic. Measures include cash flow solutions for end customers buying through the channel and relaxed rebate terms for SELECT ...Read More...
          Sharp partners with TeamViewer to deliver remote support

          Sharp partners with TeamViewer to deliver remote support

          Wednesday 20th May 2020
          Sharp Europe has partnered with remote access technology company, TeamViewer. The partnership will enable Sharp’s software partners to connect via TeamViewer to selected displays and support customers’ visual solutions need remotely. The...Read More...
          Fujitsu’s online tool streamlines system configuration for SELECT partners

          Fujitsu’s online tool streamlines system configuration for SELECT partners

          Monday 18th May 2020
          Fujitsu partners can now streamline and accelerate their detailed estimates and custom customer configurations with the rollout of a new online tool. Fujitsu WebArchitect is accessible from any internet-connected device and is designed to equip partn...Read More...
                • About Us

                  Channel Info is the leading source of business news and information for the office dealer and reseller market. Our multi-platform approach delivers relevant, engaging and focussed content via our main printed magazine, supplements, website, digital editions, apps, newsletters and bespoke communications with an unrivalled reach across the industry. A highly trusted and respected brand for many years, the team behind Channel Info has over 60 years experience collectively in the office products, furniture, equipment and technology markets Channel Info continues to develop and adapt in order to meet the changing information needs of its readers.

                  For our latest Media packs and more details on our range of services click here

                • View Latest Issue