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Fighting Hunger | Company

Join Elara’s Drive for Five…Million Meals!

  Elara’s Drive for Five continues! Five million meals, that is. Filling empty plates, one case at a time. Fighting hunger is something that Elara Brands has focused on ever since we opened for business. Through our One Case • One Meal program, we donate a meal to Feeding America for each case of product purchased. Thanks to you, Elara…

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Company | COVID-19 | Products | Uncategorized

supply chain update: Product availability and prices in flux

The disposable gloves, aprons, and bags categories are experiencing 3 very challenging market conditions simultaneously, creating volatility in both pricing and product availability: 1) Increasing Ocean Freight Rates Already unprecedented ocean freight rates continue to increase, adding to the costs of products shipping from Asia to the U.S. The incremental cost for a case of gloves, aprons, or bags can…

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Company | Products | Newsroom

How to avoid costly nitrile glove buying mistakes

This is not the time to let your guard down when purchasing nitrile gloves. Last month, the FBI arrested an individual alleged to have taken victims for nearly $3 million in upfront deposits for nitrile gloves said to be in a Los Angeles warehouse, instead using the money for lavish personal purchases. The gloves were never delivered. https://bit.ly/FBINitrileGloveArrest Even when…

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Company | Uncategorized

FRAUD ALERT – COUNTERFEIT ELARA GLOVES

Elara is aware of schemes to sell counterfeit Elara brand disposable gloves by foreign agents and unaffiliated brokers in the United States. Common signs of fraudulent activity include offers for large quantities of gloves, the use of fake or unauthorized documents, and suspiciously low prices when compared to actual Elara products. Elara brand products are only sold directly by Elara…

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Fighting Hunger | Company | Newsroom | Press Releases

We Have Provided 4 Million Meals Thanks to Customers

Elara Brands is pleased to announce that we have helped provide more than 4 million meals to people facing hunger to date through our partnership with Feeding America. That’s enough food to give a meal to everyone in Chicago and Dallas combined! This incredible milestone was made possible by our caring customers. Their commitment to fighting hunger is bringing us…

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COVID-19 | Company

Glove Market Outlook and Buying Alternatives in 2021

Since COVID-19 was declared a global pandemic in March 2020, it has affected nearly every aspect of our lives. It has changed how we work, how we play and how we run our companies. Businesses and institutions need personal protective equipment (PPE) – including disposable gloves – to protect their customers, employees and patients as they contend with many new…

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Fighting Hunger | Company | COVID-19

LET’S HELP OUR NEIGHBORS DURING THE HOLIDAYS

Temperatures are dropping, fireplaces are crackling, and cooks are serving comfort food. As Thanksgiving approaches, Elara Brands is celebrating this season by thanking customers like you. After all, through our One Case • One Meal program, our customers help provide a meal to a person in need whenever they purchase a case of our products. However, this is not only…

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Company | COVID-19

AVOID FAKE GLOVES TO SAFEGUARD YOUR BUSINESS

We are in the midst of disposable glove shortages due to the global COVID-19 pandemic. Glove usage around the world has skyrocketed, and there is not enough capacity to fulfill the demand. In addition to supply disruptions, prices are increasing dramatically due to the imbalance between supply and demand. Unfortunately, we are seeing an increase in fraudulent activity and counterfeiting…

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Company | COVID-19

5 TIPS FOR AVOIDING SHAM GLOVE SELLERS

Buyers beware! Scammers are taking advantage of PPE and glove shortages, causing millions of dollars in losses for businesses and individuals. With virtually all disposable gloves manufactured overseas, it’s much more difficult to vet factories and brokers claiming to represent those factories. And it’s easy enough to build a website or show false certificates to create the appearance of legitimacy….

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