Press Release: March 08, 2020
Dear Valued 1X Technologies LLC Customer,
As you know, the Centers for Disease Control has reported an outbreak of respiratory illness caused by a
novel (new) coronavirus (termed "2019-nCoV") that was first detected in Wuhan City, Hubei Province,
China, and continues to expand. It's important to note, there has been zero impact on 1X Technologies
Cable Company electrical wire & cable manufacturing & distribution operations and no impact on our
staff or our stakeholders thus far.
1X Technologies is a leading United States electrical wire & cable company with a customer base and
stakeholders around the world. Our customers' count on us to deliver custom electrical wire & cable
quickly, without delay. As of today, we are not experiencing any supply chain delays. This is mainly
because of the fact that we purchase over 99% of the wire & cable components from companies that make
their products within the U.S.A. This includes plastics, metals, dye's, manufacturing equipment, on down to
the stickers that are on our wire & cable reels.
We are currently monitoring the Coronavirus situation and we will continue to keep our eyes on the
As of today, there are now thousands of confirmed cases globally with multiple confirmed cases being
reported within the United States.
According to the CDC and the Mayo Clinic, symptoms of the virus include fever, coughing, and shortness
of breath. The CDC believes that symptoms of 2019-nCoV may appear in as few as two days or as long as
14 days after exposure. Furthermore, the illness can be more serious for individuals with a weakened
immune system, the elderly, or those with underlying respiratory problems. It could result in bronchitis and
1X Technologies is not currently restricting travel to or from our customer's United States locations based
on the illness. However, based on CDC guidance, 1X Technologies in compliance with the United States Government's "Do Not Travel" warning, supports no travel to Wuhan, China, until the situation stabilizes.
Additionally, we do not advise non-essential international travel for all 1X Technologies Cable Company
For further information about the coronavirus and current information on the situation, visit the CDC Novel
Coronavirus Website. For updated travel notices related to the outbreak, visit the CDC's Travelers Health
If you have any questions or concerns please contact your 1X Technologies representative.
For more information from 1X Technologies on the evolving Coronavirus please visit:
Dr. Jay Butler, CDC's Deputy Director for Infectious Diseases and Senior Response Official for the