(CMR) Progressive Distributors Ltd. (PDL) is the most recent company to confirm that they have several employees that have tested positive for COVID-19 after their employees have undergone testing by the Health Services Authority. The company has around 150 employees.
In a statement shared earlier today they noted that that the health and safety of our staff members and customers have always been of utmost priority for Progressive Distributors Ltd. Two of their frontline employees have tested positive and have now been placed in isolation in accordance with HSA’s published guidelines. They assured the public that:
“Please be assured that the Management Team and entire staff at PDL have imposed rigorous hygiene and sanitation measures prior to COVID-19 being declared as a pandemic and continue our vigilance to date! PDL also strictly adheres to the Cayman Islands Government mandates since its inception and implementation of the Shelter in Place suppression measures.”
PDL will remain open but has undergone “additional deep cleaning protocols with the assistance of an external professional janitorial service”. They have also confirmed that they will continue using their own “rigorous sanitation programs” which were already in place to remain vigilant.
Progressive Distributors Ltd. (PDL) was launched in February of 2003 as the latest development in decades of Cayman Business. PDL is the impressive result of a merger of Kirkconnell Brothers Ltd, Foster Brothers Ltd and Fosters Food Fair Wholesale operations.
PDL offers an extensive list of products from over 400 brands in Grocery, Food Service, Pharmaceutical, Health & Beauty Care and Souvenir & Apparel. PDL’s high standards are reflected in the products they supply, the service they deliver and the business philosophy they uphold, which helped them to become leaders in the wholesale field.