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PPE Vending

Brands are launching vending machines to distribute personal protective equipment

Trend - Brands are launching vending machines stocked with personal protective equipment including face masks, gloves, disinfectant wipes. These machines are stationed in high-traffic areas such as hospitals and shopping malls.

Insight - As economies slowly start to reopen amid COVID-19, many consumers are worried about entering public places for fear of catching the virus. These consumers want to ensure everyone is respecting safety regulations put in place to mitigate the transfer of the virus, and are turning to brands to provide accessible solutions to offer protection to the masses.
Workshop Question - How can your brand prioritize safety during uncertain times?
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