Local Rental Equipment Sales Surge Due to COVID-19 Needs

According to WilmingtonBiz.com, a local rental equipment company has seen sales soar for several types of rental equipment.

Medical-related rental equipment is in high demand.
Medical-related rental equipment is in high demand.
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According to WilmingtonBiz.com, a local rental equipment company has seen sales soar for several types of rental equipment. 

The newspaper reports that KWIPPED Inc., an online business-to-business equipment marketplace based in Wilmington, has had a major increase in demand for equipment related to the coronavirus pandemic, according to a news release.The increase includes medical, laboratory and safety equipment.The numbers, based on January and February 2020 combined compared to March and April 2020 (to date) combined, tell the story:

  • Requests for ventilators increased by 744% and the unit quantities increased by more than 55,000% (From 28 to 15,319 units)
  • Hospital bed unit quantities increased by 1,676%
  • Infusion pump unit quantities increased by 4,156%

Read more at  http://www.wilmingtonbiz.com/coronavirus/2020/04/20/local_firms_equipment_rental_demand_soars/20265.

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