Apple is donating 20 million masks, making face shields for medical workers

Apple is donating 20 million masks, making face shields for medical workers

Apple CEO Tim Cook has announced that the company has purchased face masks through its supply chain, which will be distributed to frontline respondents to the COVID-19 crisis.

In an official tweet, Cook wrote that the company has purchased more than 20 million masks and is working with suppliers to design, manufacture and ship face shields for medical workers.

In the accompanying video, he said Apple is working closely with governments to ensure that the masks and shields are donated to places where it is most needed. Apple plans to ship more than a million facial screens by the end of this week. (ANI)

(This story has not been edited by staff and is automatically generated from a syndicated feed.)

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