The world is facing an issue of
enormous scale and importance. With the ongoing spread of COVID-19 and the
incredible speed at which things are changing around us, Arlon’s top priority
is the health and safety of our employees, partners, and community. Guided by
the Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and local health officials,
we are preparing and taking action for all possible scenarios to ensure we have
the right plans and resources in place. Proactively, we are focused on the
Our dedicated task force has put in place immediate risk reduction protocols for our employees such as social distancing, halting all non-essential business travel, canceling events and attendance at upcoming trade shows, offering flexible work from home policies and extended paid sick leave, and implementing a stringent office cleaning and hygiene procedures. We are communicating regularly with our employees to keep them informed as the situation continues to develop.
As we temporarily halt business travel
to reduce exposure to our employees, we remain connected and productive during
this challenging time. We can support you and your customers using phone, email,
and live chat.
Our Placentia, CA and Weifang, China
factories remain active as we keep the safety of our operational employees top
of mind. Additionally, our suppliers are working with us to mitigate any delays
that might occur with the evolving situation. To date, we have not experienced
any delays in our production.
We’re committed to being both responsive and responsible, navigating these times with everyone’s safety in mind.
Chad Russell – President, Americas