PPE Assistance

The NYMEP COVID Recovery Initiative

The NYMEP COVID Recovery Initiative

The NYMEP COVID Recovery Initiative will support manufacturers in recovering from pandemics and positioning themselves for future competitiveness and resilience. The NYMEP, with support from Empire State Development, launched this initiative to assist companies in reshoring and rebuilding supply chains, securing personal protective equipment, improving safety and efficiency, adopting new technologies, and enhancing resilience for future disruptions.

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NYMEP COVID Recovery Initiative, VIRTUAL ASSESSMENT & ASSISTANCE
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NYMEP COVID Recovery Initiative, WEBINARS & ONLINE WORKSHOPS

Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) Assistance

ITAC is proud to lead the PPE Assistance Program and assist small and medium manufacturers statewide to efficiently and sustainably secure PPE. As part of the PPE maximization effort, we will also provide project subsidies for ten NYS manufacturers and high-technologies companies focused on PPE to help them scale up.

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PPE Survey for NYS Manufacturers

Are you a NYS manufacturer producing PPE and/or looking to access PPE? If so, please take this brief survey.

The NYMEP is helping manufacturers statewide to access PPE in response to COVID-19. We will use your responses to get a better sense of the demand for PPE categories and types, and will then validate competitive suppliers and recommend PPE buying channels to manufacturers statewide.

Take PPE Survey

PPE Self-Assessment & Forecasting Tool

Looking for an easy way to determine what type of PPE you need, forecast required quantities, and manage your PPE inventory?

Learn about the intuitive PPE Self-Assessment & Forecasting tool that we have developed for the manufacturing community. Our diagnostic tool will help you easily identify and manage your PPE needs and inventory.

Access the tool and receive a full explanation on how to use it.

Access Our Tool

Thomas COVID-19 Response System for NYS PPE Manufacturers/Suppliers

We are excited to announce that NYMEP has partnered with Thomas to deliver an information-packed and actionable webinar to help NYS PPE Manufacturer/Supplier businesses reach additional clients.

Watch the Recording

Presenters & Panelists:

  • Andrew Hanno, Director of Demand Generation – Thomas
  • Cathy Ma, Head of Audience Development – Thomas
  • Kinda Younes,¬†Executive Director – ITAC
  • Stacey Weismiller,¬†Program Manager – SecondMuse
NYS PPE Manufacturer/Suppliers have an opportunity to be part of the free program by completing the form to the right.