Samsung LG affected by epidemic, suspended some operations in China
According to foreign news reports, according to foreign media reports, due to the new coronavirus-infected pneumonia epidemic, Samsung Electronics and LG Electronics decided to suspend some experience store operations and factory production in China until February 9.
Samsung Electronics said that due to security considerations, the Samsung flagship experience store (The Bund) will be closed from 2 to 9 this month. Samsung's flagship experience store (The Bund), located on Nanjing East Road, Shanghai, is Samsung's largest store in China. Other Samsung stores will be determined separately depending on the development of the epidemic situation.
Apple also recently announced that, based on recent public health and prevention considerations, from now until 24:00 on February 9, China ’s retail stores will be temporarily closed. Apple's online store in China is still open. Apple Corp. said it will continue to closely monitor the situation and look forward to retail stores returning to business as soon as possible.
As for LG Electronics, the production of LG Chemical Battery Factory and LG Display Module Factory in Nanjing will be suspended from the end of the week to the 9th. LG Chemical's Beijing, Guangzhou polarizer, and Tianjin auto parts factories have also ceased production.