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Four months on: Suttons’ support for the distribution of hand sanitiser in the fight against COVID-19

Suttons has been busy transporting hand sanitiser during this crisis
Suttons has been busy transporting hand sanitiser during this crisis
After four months into a new ‘COVID-19 world’ its a good opportunity to reflect on just one of the many challenges Suttons successfully faced and managed over this period.
Nigel Gilhooly, commercial manager at Suttons Tankers, said: “With the country in a state of trepidation, business uncertainty and personal anxiety, the outbreak of the coronavirus pandemic has been, and still is for many, a challenging time for everyone.
“As the impact of COVID-19 continued to spread, our normal business development and sales activities were parked as the Commercial Team focused on understanding how this pandemic was affecting our customers and how we could support them through this crisis.
“Watching the daily media briefings was a sobering experience, and within these we heard repeated warnings about potential hand sanitizer shortages in the NHS and the urgent need to protect hospital staff and patients.”
Suttons has had a strong relationship with its customers in the Solvents Sector for decades and this included the distribution of industrial alcohols and ethanols for the hygiene sector.
He added: “When speaking with these customers it was...

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Suttons has been busy transporting hand sanitiser during this crisis