Provides Manufacturers With Access To In-State Personal Protective Equipment Buyers

HOLLAND, Mich., May 21, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- A newly launched cloud-based portal,, will provide manufacturers with a state-focused, direct order fulfillment process to expedite the delivery of personal protective equipment (PPE) to buyers. Manufacturers should go to to rapidly find buyers and register for free.

The website provides buyers access to the small business supply chain that retooled to provide PPE during the national COVID-19 emergency, but often remains unseen by buyers within their own city or state.

"As the nation returns to work, we must ensure the safety of our employees. We are asking manufacturers to register on the site so that employers and healthcare providers can identify and purchase the PPE they need closest to home," said Betsy Freeman, CEO, Radius Advisory Group, a founding partner of

"Whether you are a retailer, a hair salon, a restaurant chain or an elementary school, the need for hand sanitizer and non-surgical masks is probably part of a reopening strategy. Likewise, healthcare providers, first responders and individual specialty clinics still need PPE as they continue to care for and protect our most vulnerable citizens. We all must work together to ensure the timely delivery of PPE where and when it is needed."

The automated site allows employers and manufacturers to build and update an online profile, so they can adjust the level of supplies as they are produced or the amount they need to buy at any given time.

" recognizes the importance of in-state support from small businesses in filling the PPE gaps that are left in light of federal and state distribution to the 'hot spots' in major metropolitan areas, where the need is greatest," said Janey Joffee, Assistant Director, Upper Peninsula Healthcare Solutions, Marquette, Michigan. "We are happy to find companies within our own state that can produce and quickly deliver what we need in order to help save lives and get people back to work safely."

There is no fee to register on the site. Founding partners contributing all services on a pro bono basis include: Charlie Mike Solutions LLC, Dun & Bradstreet, Elder Research, Radius Advisory Group LLC, RGDuece Enterprises, Rings Leighton Creative Services Ltd.

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