- Luxury fashion brand Louis Vuitton owner is set to go into hand sanitiser production
- The company is planning to use its perfume production line to produce hand sanitisers in other to prevent the continued spread of coronavirus
- The concerns over the virus immediately resulted in an increased demand for hand sanitisers worldwide
The continued spread of the coronavirus in many countries across the world has inspired LVMH, owner of renowned fashion luxury brand, Louis Vuitton, to wade into the matter and see what can be done to protect people from getting infected.
According to reports by BBC News, the luxury brand is set to commence the production of hand sanitisers through its perfume production line.
Briefly.co.za learnt that since the outbreak of the virus, several health experts have come out to advise people to ensure that they keep to a strict hygienic routine, which includes the use of hand sanitisers to keep their hands clean and free of germs.
This had immediately resulted in an increased demand for hand sanitisers, with stores complaining of more demand for than supply of the product.
Speaking about the new line of hand sanitisers set to be produced by the fashion house, LVMH said: "LVMH will use the production lines of its perfume and cosmetic brands to produce large quantities of hydroalcoholic gels from Monday."
The acclaimed designer company said that the move is to help tackle a nationwide shortage of anti-viral products across France.
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