PPE kits inclusive of 3 cloth masks, sanitizers and gloves
Legrand India provides PPE kits to 300 journalists through Chennai Press Club in Chennai
June 17, 2020, Mumbai: Legrand India, a global specialist in electrical and digital building infrastructure has initiated supporting the journalists by providing PPE kits along with 3 cloth masks, sanitizers and gloves through the Chennai Press Club in Chennai. They have provided these kits to 300 journalists to enable them serve the Nation through media on daily basis with right amount of information on number of growth in Covid cases, cured cases during this global pandemic situation.
Legrand has been conducting various activities across the nation to support several communities in the battle against Covid-19. To fight against the pandemic, Legrand India has provided necessary PPE kits inclusive of Masks, gloves, doctor’s suit, goggles and sanitizers to the designated health authorities in Tamil Nadu and Kerala. The team has enabled support through its electrical products such as protection devices, wiring devices and UPS for hospitals and healthcare facilities countrywide.
With Healthcare as focus, the company is providing PPE to doctors and medical staff in Tamil Nadu, Maharashtra, Delhi and Kerala to support the frontline workers in their fight against COVID-19.
Speaking on the Covid-19 support, Mr. Tony Berland, Managing Director and CEO, Group Legrand India said, “I feel priviliged to be a part of such organization where humanity is the key focus area. As a socially responsible organisation, we at Legrand have always set health and safety on priority, for our employees and for the society at large. Media being the key medium of providing right information to the mass, their safety in such pandemic situation was more of importance. We are working with State Government across the country to bridge the disparity and deliver the need-of-hour to maximum possible extent.”
About Legrand Group in India:
A global specialist in the electrical & digital building infrastructure, Legrand is a Euro 6.0* billion group based in Limoges, France. The group has manufacturing facilities in 90 countries and its products are sold in over 180 countries. Globally, Legrand is a leader in wiring devices and cable management with a global market share of over 20% and 14% respectively. Legrand also enjoys leadership positions in at least one of its major business areas in a number of countries including France, Italy, Russia, Brazil, Mexico, China, and of course India.
Legrand India offers a wide range of products in the categories of Energy distribution, Wiring devices, Home Automation, Structured Cabling, Lighting Management Solutions, Cable Management and Industrial application products. It is an undisputed leader in MCBs, RCDs and DBs and a strong No. 2 in wiring devices Apart from this, the company also holds a leading position in Home Automation, MCCBs and Cable management systems.
The company’s geographical reach, across market segments, caters to new requirements of customers with smart solutions that make Legrand a multipolar group. And this multipolar nature, and the global philosophy of Listen, Design, Make and Support has enabled it to provide innovative and smart solutions. Legrand’s products are amongst the top in the market and have undisputable brand equity.
Legrand products and services comply with the three criteria of simplicity – simplicity of use, simplicity of installation and simplicity of distribution - which enable the company to quickly penetrate new markets. With an employee base of over 1000 in India, the company is fast emerging as a leader in its core business by extending products and services that suit every segment in the local market.
Headquartered in Mumbai, Legrand operates across India through 26 offices, 600 stockiest, 11500 retail outlets with three state-of-the-art manufacturing units, seven training centers and two R&D centers. Technological innovations, simple and rapid product combinations to form communicating systems, clever installation ideas etc. are the focus of the R&D team at Legrand.
For Further information, please contact:
Laxman Tari| Laxman.Tari@legrand.co.in
Swati Dwivedi| Swati.Dwivedi@legrand.co.in