BSH Home Appliances has announced that production at its factories in Europe, Turkey and North America will be suspended from Saturday 28th March.
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The temporary suspension has been put in place as a result of the #COVID-19 outbreak, and is expected to last for three weeks.
In a statement issued to the press, BSH UK & Ireland said that it has prepared for this situation, and does not envisage any wide-scale stock shortages during this period. It plans to remain in close contact with trade partners and customers throughout this time.
The UK & Ireland business is also in regular discussions with logistics partners to ensure operations can be adapted quickly and appropriately to the fast-changing environment and latest government advice.