How global packaging companies are responding to COVID-19 challenges?
The ongoing COVID-19 crisis is creating a unique and challenging situation for industries worldwide. Most of the world’s population and industry are grappling with this situation and are trying to overcome them. Packaging industry is responding in its own way to fight the impact of the virus and mitigate the risks of its spread among their workforce.
Amcor is a global leader in developing and producing responsible packaging for food, beverage, pharmaceutical, medical, home- and personal-care, and other products.
The situation is changing every day. As the number of people and regions affected grows, governments and authorities are acting to reduce the rate of infection, protect citizens and provide medical attention. In these dire times,people need nutritious food and safe medicines more than ever. Amcor packaging is proudly supporting their customers in delivering food, beverage, hygiene and healthcare products, which are vital in keeping people healthy and reducing the spread of this virus. Their manufacturing plants are operational even in these trying times mainly, due to the dedication of thousands of Amcor employees around the world. They are maintaining partnership with suppliers to maintain the supply chain. Moreover, they are taking necessary precautions such as social distancing and sanitization to protect their workforce, customers and business partners.
Tetra Pak is the world's leading food processing and packaging solutions company working closely with our customers and suppliers to provide safe food.
To support the global response to this crisis, the Tetra Laval Group will donate € 10 million to various voluntary organisations supporting the health care systems across the countries that they operate in.Tetra Laval Group which comprises Tetra Pak, Sidel and DeLaval, is fully committed in ensuring uninterrupted food supplies during these trying times. The organisation is taking appropriate steps to mitigate risks and keep in check the spread of virus. They are taking important measures to ensure the health and safety of its employees as well as safety of food. The impact of COVID-19 pandemic is unimaginable, the company is pledging to work with customers, suppliers, governments, and local authorities to achieve these goals. Appropriate precautionary measures are being undertaken at the sites and in their operations with customers. It also includes working with local authorities worldwide, to make sure that the global population has uninterrupted access to safe and nutritious food.
The pandemic induced economic disruption has exposed the world to many challenges. This crisis is an eye opener for businesses all around the world and is driving them to find new ways and innovative solutions to maintain the supply chain.