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R Λ Z Ξ R is best known as a global gaming hardware manufacturing company, as well as an esports and financial services provider established in 2005 in San Diego, California. Today, CEO Min-Laing announced that the company will be repurposing some of their manufacturing lines for surgical masks in an attempt to stem the coronavirus pandemic. Read more for additional information.
All of us have a part to play and we should be doing whatever we can with the situation getting more serious. Please keep yourself and your family safe – and do lets support each other in these trying times. The team at Razer is stepping up to do what we can.
— Min-Liang Tan (@minliangtan) March 19, 2020
Razer will contact medical authorities and governments in countries where the company has a presence in order to prioritize support as well as mask distribution for where they’re needed most. Currently, they intend to donate up to 1 million masks to the health authorities of different countries globally. They are already in touch with the Singaporean authorities to donate some of the initial shipments to assist their fight against COVID-19.