Clicks in talks with government to distribute Covid-19 vaccines
Business Insider reported on December 9, that pharmaceutical retailer Clicks has offered government it’s cold-chain compliant distribution system to help distribute vaccines for the coronavirus once they are available. All of the current frontrunner Covid vaccines need to be refrigerated. Clicks currently distributes vaccines to all clients in the corporate and private pharmacy environments, clinics and private hospitals in compliance with cold chain requirements. Clicks pharmacies are also set up to store such vaccines as all are equipped with temperature monitored fridges. Shoprite and Pick n Pay have already said they are standing ready to assist in distributing the vaccine.