One week after its launch, “masques-pme.laposte.fr” already has more than 1.3 million masks ordered by 30,000 VSEs and SMEs on its platform, and is now open to associations, micro-entrepreneurs and liberal and agricultural professions.
Since May 11, the Masques-pme.laposte.fr platform has been open to associations employing employees, micro-entrepreneurs and the liberal and agricultural professions who can buy “general public” masks to equip their employees. Initially accessible to VSEs and SMEs with less than 50 employees, the platform was launched on Saturday May 2 by the Ministry of Economy and Finance with the support of La Poste and the support of the CCI, CMA and Chambers networks. of agriculture.
1.3 million masks ordered by 30,000 VSEs and SMEs
This development brings to 9.4 million the number of structures that today have access to the site. The initiative aims to promote the resumption of activity while strengthening the protection of employees in the context of gradual deconfinement of the country, by completing the application of barrier measures – without however replacing them. “ VSEs and SMEs are essential players in the economic life of France. We must help them to acquire protective equipment as soon as possible by the most suitable distribution channels , said Agnès Pannier-Runacher about the objective pursued by the platform. Thanks to the platform developed with La Poste, 10 million masks will be made available to companies with fewer than 50 employees to facilitate recovery. “
One week after the launch of the “masques-pme.laposte.fr” site, 30,000 companies had already ordered more than 1.3 million masks manufactured in compliance with the specifications set by the health authorities and AFNOR for their employees . Washable and reusable 20 times, they correspond to 26 million uses, and allow to filter more than 90% of particles with a size equal to or greater than 3 microns.
A platform developed by La Poste’s digital subsidiary
Launched at the request of the Ministry of Economy and Finance via the General Directorate of Enterprises, the masques-pme.laposte.fr platform was developed by La Poste’s digital subsidiary, Docaposte, within ” exceptionally short ” deadlines , recalls Philippe Wahl, CEO of La Poste Group, who underlines ” Docaposte’s digital expertise, the power of our logistics and distribution infrastructure in order to make our contribution to the country’s economic recovery “.
To place their mask orders (up to 120 copies per day), companies and now associations and professionals practicing in liberal can connect and identify themselves on the site. Payment is made directly online.