Beyond Medical subsidiary Micron Technologies begins sale of face masks in Walmart
by CM Staff
Micron Technologies is considering acquiring additional manufacturing equipment and hiring more personnel as it is currently operating at full capacity.
VANCOUVER — On Mar. 30, Beyond Medical Technologies Inc. provided a corporate update regarding its wholly-owned subsidiary Micron Technologies Inc.
Micron Technologies’ three-ply medical grade face masks and N95 medical grade face masks have been approved for sale by Walmart. Micron Technologies has completed the onboarding process and its products will be available at www.walmart.com by the beginning of April 2021.
Kal Malhi, CEO of Beyond Medical states: “We are pleased to offer our products to loyal Walmart customers at competitive prices. The availability of our product with one of the largest retailers in the world will bring significant exposure to our made-in-Canada medical face mask brand. Our recently completed capital raise will allow us to ramp up manufacturing to meet new demand from Walmart customers.”
In addition to Walmart, Micron Technologies’ products are also available on Amazon and Shopify. Institutional customers and those who are interested in obtaining a quote for large size orders are encouraged to contact Milan@micronti.com.
Micron Technologies has been manufacturing and selling three-ply medical grade face masks since August 2020. The majority of Micron Technologies’ sales have been to provincial governments; however, sales are also being completed online to various other customers. Micron Technologies is considering acquiring additional manufacturing equipment and hiring more personnel as it is currently operating at full capacity.
In addition to the three-ply medical grade face masks, Micron Technologies is also manufacturing N95 Model 8800 face masks. Micron Technologies’ N95 Model 8800 face masks have been approved by Health Canada and the US Food and Drug Administration. Additionally, the N95 Model 8800 face masks have passed testing with Kinetrics Analytical and Environmental Laboratories. Accordingly, Micron Technologies is confident that its N95 Model 8800 face masks will obtain medical-grade certification from the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health in the coming weeks. There are currently a limited number of NIOSH approved medical face mask manufacturers and the demand for these masks in outpacing supply.