Stanfield's, Intertape Polymer Group and the Government of Canada fight COVID-19

From: Innovation, Science and Economic Development Canada

An underwear maker and a housewrap producer join forces to make medical gowns.

Transcription — Stanfield’s, Intertape Polymer Group and the Government of Canada fight COVID-19

[Music starts]

[Clips of people wearing face masks while working, front-line workers wearing medical gowns, medical gowns being manufactured]

[Text on screen:
#COVID19
STANFIELD'S UNDERWEAR
INTERTAPE POLYMER GROUP]

Voiceover: When Canada needed more medical gowns, underwear maker Stanfield's matched up with industrial housewrap producer Intertape Polymer Group to produce gowns.

[Text on screen: #MADEINCANADA]

Voiceover: We then matched up Intertape with several other Canadian companies that are now also using this fabric to produce gowns. Equipped with alternative polymer material, Stanfield's has retooled production to meet this need of Canada's front-line health care workers.

[Text on screen: The Honourable Navdeep Bains, Minister of Innovation, Science and Industry]

Minister Bains: The Government is proud to work with these companies, not only as a matchmaker, but also as a first customer, purchasing these gowns for distribution across our country!

[Text on screen: #WEREINTHISTOGETHER]

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[Canada wordmark]

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