Transcription — InkSmith and The Canadian Shield
[Clips of people sanitizing common objects and shared spaces, people wearing face masks while working, front-line workers wearing face shields, personal protective equipment being manufactured]
Voiceover: Companies like The Canadian Shield are making a difference in the fight against COVID-19.
[Text on screen: #COVID19]
Voiceover: When our health care workers and researchers needed protective equipment like face shields, InkSmith, an educational technology company in Kitchener, Ontario, immediately raised its hand to help.
[Text on screen: #MADEINCANADA]
Voiceover: It retooled its plant and formed a new company, The Canadian Shield, to start producing much-needed face shields to keep our front-line workers safe.
[Text on screen: The Honourable Navdeep Bains, Minister of Innovation, Science and Industry]
Minister Bains: Thank you InkSmith and The Canadian Shield. Thanks also to the many other Canadian companies that are playing an important part in Canada’s fight against COVID-19.
Canada, we’re in this together, and working together is our strength.
[Text on screen: #WEREINTHISTOGETHER]