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Electrolux Celebrates 25th Anniversary of Kinston Dishwasher Plant

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NC Gov. Pat McCrory, Electrolux honor 32 employees who have worked at plant since inception   KINSTON, N.C., Oct. 18, 2014 — Electrolux today commemorated the 25th anniversary of its Kinston, NC dishwasher plant with a special celebration event for employees and their families. Thirty-two of the plant’s employees, who have worked there since the [...]

Electrolux and American Heart Association Team Up to Inspire Charlotte Students to Live a Healthy Lifestyle

Frigidaire and The American Heart Association welcome James Martin Middle School students for a night of healthy competition at the Kids Cook with Heart event. (PRNewsFoto/Electrolux)

Charlotte Middle Schoolers Competed Iron Chef Style  CHARLOTTE, N.C., October 6, 2014 – Today, Charlotte middle school students showcased their kitchen expertise in an Iron Chef style competition in the Kids Cook with Heart cooking challenge. Electrolux and the American Heart Association (AHA) teamed up for this exciting program that provided key skills for students [...]

Electrolux leads Household Durables in Dow Jones Sustainability Indices

Electrolux has been included in the prestigious Dow Jones Sustainability World Index (DJSI World) for 2014, and retained its position as Industry Leader in the Household Durables category for the eighth consecutive year. In this annual assessment, published by RobecoSAM, Electrolux was also included in DJSI Europe. “Sustainability is an integral part of the Electrolux [...]

Electrolux Donates Air Conditioners to Local Memphians in Need

For Immediate Release Media contact: Lori Guyton lguyton@cvic.com     901.277.6066  MEMPHIS, Tenn. July 16, 2014 – Electrolux today donated 600 air conditioning units to local residents affected by the high summer temperatures as part of its “Keeping Memphis Cool” initiative.  The community donation is being coordinated through Neighborhood Christian Centers (NCC) and priority was given to [...]

Electrolux Donates Air Conditioners to Help Charlotteans in Need

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For Immediate Release Media contact: Leslie McCray leslie.mccray@electrolux.com  980.236.2879 Company Makes Cooling Donation for Third Successive Summer Charlotte, N.C.  July 15, 2014 – Electrolux today donated more than $45,000 in room air conditioners for local residents in need. The company delivered nearly 400 Frigidaire® air conditioners to Crisis Assistance Ministry for distribution to low-income Mecklenburg [...]

Electrolux Stainless Steel Dishwasher with IQ-Touch™ Controls Awarded Highest Score, Editors’ Choice Award from Reviewed.com

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Contact: Katelin Koebbe 212.445.8301 KKoebbe@webershandwick.com  Innovation and performance excellence “cleaned dishes better than any other dishwasher ever evaluated to date”  Charlotte, N.C., June 25, 2014 – Reviewed.com bestowed an Editors’ Choice award and a 10.0, currently their highest rating, to the new Electrolux Stainless Steel Dishwasher with IQ-Touch™ Controls, placing it among the top dishwashers [...]

Electrolux Showcases Latest Innovations at the 2014 PCBC Show

Contact: Eloise Hale 980.236.2929 Eloise.Hale@electrolux.com Booth #: N-6319 Beautiful award-winning appliances provide professional-level results to consumers at home SAN FRANCISCO, CA, June 25, 2014 – Today at the 2014 PCBC Show, Electrolux began showcasing its latest appliance innovations – including time-saving innovations, luxury finishes and superior performance.   As the only appliance brand to serve both [...]

Electrolux Donates $50,000 in Frigidaire Gallery® Smudge-Proof Stainless Steel™ Kitchen Appliances to Local Charlotte, N.C. Families and Individuals in Need

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Veterans Among Recipients of Appliances as Memorial Day Approaches Charlotte, N.C., May 22, 2014 – Electrolux announced today the donation of $50,000 in Frigidaire Gallery® Smudge-Proof Stainless Steel™ kitchen appliances to local Charlotte, N.C. families and individuals in need. The cooking, refrigeration and dishwashing appliances will be delivered to Crisis Assistance Ministry, who will help [...]

Electrolux Announces Additional $30 Million Investment in Anderson, SC Manufacturing Facility

Expansion to add advanced manufacturing; enhance capacity Charlotte, N.C., May 14, 2014 – Electrolux announced today it is investing $30 million in its Anderson, S.C. manufacturing facility, which produces top-mount refrigerators as well as under-the-counter models. The investment will add advanced manufacturing capability and enhance capacity. This investment is in addition to a prior $30 [...]

Frigidaire Gallery® Brings Time-Saving Innovations to Its Home Appliances with New Advertising Campaign

Contact: Esther Walsh ewalsh@webershandwick.com 212.445.8130 CHARLOTTE, NC, May 12, 2014 – Frigidaire® announced the launch of its latest national advertising campaign, Frigidaire Gallery® “Time-saving Innovations” today. The new campaign features families in the heart of their homes with narration from the point of view of the children – Zoe, Ryan and Carter. Each spot meaningfully [...]