Nordstrom is selling a $US740 bolero with an attached pair of red gloves from Belgian designer Meryll Rogge. The jacket, made from silk and lambskin, is meant to evoke the “golden era of Hollywood,” though some people online say it actually reminds them of scrubbing dishes and serial killers. Now, […]
A Polish glove-maker’s stock has risen 6,700% this year, as the COVID-19 pandemic has fuelled a boom in its sales. Mercator Medical crossed a 7 billion zloty ($US1.8 billion) market valuation for the first time after its stock surged 13% on Tuesday, Bloomberg first reported. Mercator’s third-quarter net income leapt […]
Shares in Supermax, a Malaysian glove maker, have surged 1,000% since April as the pandemic continues to fuel sales of protective clothing. The company’s distribution centres sold four months’ worth of inventory in under six weeks, and it’s building three new factories to satisfy demand. Supermax rivals Kossan Rubber and […]
Some people in areas hit hard by the coronavirus may choose to wear gloves when out in public spaces, like grocery stores or public transportation, where they may have to touch objects that others may have touched as well Dr. Dean Winslow, an infectious diseases specialist at Stanford Health Care, […]
The coronavirus pandemic is causing an unprecedented surge in protective equipment. The largest glove manufacturer in the world, Malaysia’s Top Glove Corporation, is ramping up production to meet the demand. The company is having to limit order sizes to cope with a shortage of supplies. View more episodes of Business […]
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