CORONAVIRUS (COVID-19) INFORMATION & UPDATES
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April 16th - Help maintain social distance and physical separation while protecting your employees and customers with Custom Polycarbonate or Acrylic Partitions. Let Midland Plastics customize a lasting solution to fit your space and partition applications today! * Point of Sale * Safety Partitions * Fully Customized * Ships Flat to You * Call your local Midland Plastics Branch for a quote and additional information. https://www.midlandplastics.com/custom-manufacturing/custom-fabrication/portable-partitions
April 6th - We @MidlandPlastics are honored to assist in the fight of the Covid-19 pandemic. Our goal is to produce and donate 6000 Face Shields to our local HEROES in the healthcare community. We would like to THANK @WISN12News for coming out and sharing our story. Click the link to view the story: https://www.wisn.com/article/plastics-manufacturer-transitions-into-making-face-shields-for-health-care-workers/32072655
March 25th - Recognizing The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, recommendation of gatherings of no more than 10 people, Midland Plastics will now implement "Video Information Monitors" to keep our employees up to date, with the latest information as it puritans to their everyday work life here at Midland. Communication is key in any situation, especially in a time of nation crisis, we will continue to do our best to keep everyone informed.
March 24th - Midland Plastics Executive Team met to discuss and prepare for Gov. Tony Evers declaration of EMERGENCY ORDER #12 SAFER AT HOME ORDER to close all non-essential business starting March 25th, for 30 days in WI. Midland Plastics is considered and identified as "Essential", as per The Cyber-Security and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA). An Official Memorandum has been issued for the Identification of Essential Critical Infrastructure Workers During Covid-19 Response. We also met with all employees to pass on that information and implemented a "Midland Plastics Essential Business Passport Letter", so our workers can commute to and from work in accordance to the Essential Business guidelines.
March 23rd - In light of the new direction from Gov. Tony Evers to close all non-essential Wisconsin Businesses on Tue, March 24th,2020. Midland Plastics has been identified an essential business by numerous customers and industries that rely on us to provide Materials, Custom Manufactured Parts, and Service for their product lines. These products are critical in the battling the Covid-19 Coronavirus, and it is essential that Midland Plastics stays in operation, as a strategic partner to those customers, despite any Federal or State shutdowns to ensure that the supply chain supporting the Global Healthcare system remains intact.
March 20th - Midland Plastics has been identified an "Essential Operation" by numerous customers that are key to the nations supply chain in the Medical, Defense, Food and Water industries. We will continue to support and fulfill purchase orders, that will allow us to avoid disruption to our customers supply chain. Essential Definition: Manufactures, distribution, and supply chain for critical products and industries. Manufacturing companies, distributors, and supply chain companies producing and supplying essential products and services in and for industries such as pharmaceutical, technology, biotechnology, healthcare, chemicals and sanitation, waste pickup and disposal, agriculture, food and beverage, transportation, energy, steel and steel products, petroleum and fuel, mining, construction, national defense, communications, as well as products used by other Essential Businesses and Operations.
March 20th - Our Shipping / Receiving Depts and associates are here and ready to assist our truckers and delivery companies. We have locked the dock doors, so please use the buzzer or knock on the door, to alert us to gain access to deliver your shipment.
March 19th - Customer Pick Ups suspended and were contacted to pick up by the end of Friday, March 20th. All Customer Pick Ups will start to be shipped out starting Monday, March 23rd.
March 18th - WE ARE TEMPORARILY CLOSING OUR RETAIL STORE DURING THIS TIME. Our Retail Stores were closed to ensure everyone’s safety. Midland Plastics has implemented a “No Visitors / Customer Pick Up Policy” at all 7 locations to minimize “Face to Face” contact.
March 17th - Midland Plastics Covid-19 Coronavirus Statement: https://www.midlandplastic.com/application/files/8515/8464/1047/Midland_Plastics_Covid19_Coronavirus_Announcement_031720.pdf
March 16th - Visitor Restrictions were implemented to assist in mitigating the risk of exposure to the Covid-19 Coronavirus. This decision was not taken lightly and concluded this would be the best plan of action to protect our visitors, channel partners, employees and their families.
March 16th - Midland Plastics Executive Team is meeting twice a day to discuss all the rapidly changing updates and information. We have implemented Employee Meetings for all 3 Shifts, every Tuesday & Friday going forward, to pass on news of the Covid-19 Coronavirus regulations, from both Federal and State Governments, and how it impacts all of us here at Midland Plastics.