it's Already the 23rd of January and before that was a few confirmed cases of the corona virus – was able to Express to tell you that the sale of the masks, had increased sharply in Pharmacy. Albeit from a low level.
" We looked at a variety of days in the month of January. On a normal day is somewhere between 20 and 40 of these packages all over the country. On the 21st of January it was 160), it said the pharmacy's contact Magnus and Fresh back then.
the Sales haven't really slowed down since then.in the End, in the face of the pharmacy
In the week, reported the Swedish television SVT News is that all of the masks are as good as out of the pharmacy chain in Sweden.
"We are almost out of stock, and we will try to find new suppliers because the current has been difficult to deliver in march," says Linda Wakeham, inc. of the the Crown of pharmacies, for Swedish television.
Crown pharmacy, increased average sales by 220% in January and February compared with the same period of the previous year.
at the same time, both the pharmacy's and chemists of the Heart the layers of the mask end of the year.
" What's happened now, in January, in an extreme increase and we have had it in stock, come to an end during the month of February. We use a supplier that delivers to several locations outside of Sweden, and it has gone to, " she says Svedberg, chefsapotekare in a Pharmacy in the Heart, to the NATIONAL.
in the Face, however, is not an effective protection against the coronavirus, but could be used for that, and you will infect other people.
Increased demand for hand disinfectant
at the same time, as the the shelves to face empty of its pharmacies, it has also been difficult to get a hold of the hand disinfectant. The pharmacy has been selling about twice as much hand disinfectant when compared with the same period last year.
And some of the pharmacies have taken the whole end of the year.
Linda Wakeham on after all that time outside a pharmacy said to the daily News.
If sales continue at this pace, we may run out of hand sanitizer on a key of the month.
furthermore, the Ica has seen an increase in demand.
" We have been looking at whether consumers are starting to stock up on goods in general. That is, we have not seen any trends yet, but we have seen an increase in sales of hand disinfectant, and the disinfectant wipes in the stores, " says Susan, well Done Bolton, press officer at Ica Group, for GENERATIONS."
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