Instead of perfume: luxury companies to put production on disinfectant

In the fight against the spread of the Coronavirus in the luxury group produced LVMH Moët Hennessy Louis Vuitton in its perfume and cosmetic factories in France, starting on Monday, large quantities of disinfectants. The parent company of Christian Dior, Guerlain and Givenchy, announced on Sunday. In the factories that manufacture actually perfume for Christian Dior, or Givenchy, it rolls from now on, a corresponding Gel from the Assembly line. The hand disinfectant should then be delivered free of charge to health care facilities in France.

“With this Initiative, LVMH intends to contribute to reducing the risk of Product shortages in France. A large number of people, it should be possible to continue to take the right measures in place to protect against the Coronavirus,” it said in a press release.


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LVMH Moët Hennessy Louis Vuitton, the world’s leading luxury goods group. Also belong to the group of champagne houses such as Veuve Clicquot Ponsardin and Krug, as well as fashion houses such as Kenzo and Fendi, among others.

Disinfectant sold out in many places

Since the outbreak of the Corona of a pandemic, the demand for disinfectants in France increased greatly. In many places, the products were sold out last. In Paris, the majority of pharmacies, consumers show signs that their stocks are sold out.

In France, the number of Coronavirus-Infected rose on Sunday to more than 5400. The number of lung disease Covid-19, who Died increased within 24 hours to 36 to 127 victims. Many factories and companies are forced to stop production, how about the tire manufacturer Michelin.

Meanwhile, unlocked Germany, and France, the common border, largely from. The interior Ministry in Paris announced that the border crossings would be driven to the strictly Necessary back. The goods should remain to maintain, even commuters should continue to be allowed to pass.

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