Late on Sunday, the 15th of March 2020, the Louis Vuitton owner French luxury goods company LVMH Moët Hennessy, often abbreviated as LVMH, had issued a statement saying that the Paris-based luxury goods’ manufacturer with long-adored subsidiaries likes of Dior, Sephora, Fendi, Givenchy and a many more, would begin to manufacture a large quantity of hand disinfectant gels aimed at helping the ailing French economy which had been facing off a nationwide shortage of hand cleansing products amid a fast-spreading coronavirus outbreak.
In point of fact, latest remark from the Louis Vuitton owner came forth a day after the French Government of President Emmanuel Macron had adopted an Italy-like countrywide lockdown in order to slow down the spread of the rapidly spreading pathogen which had killed more than 6,000 people and infected over 162,000 as of Sunday (March 15th) night.
Apart from that, adding that LVMH, the global leader in luxury goods, would be capitalizing on its cosmetics unit in order to initiate an invasive production line of hand disinfectant gels, the Paris-based company said in a statement late on Sunday (March 15th), “LVMH will use the production lines of its perfume and cosmetic brands ...
to produce large quantities of hydroalcoholic gels from Monday. These gels will be delivered free of charge to the health authorities. ”