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Electrolux Donates Appliances to Memphis Organizations and Residents in Need

Local Manufacturer Gives More than $80,000 in Freezers and Ovens to Food Distribution, Needy Families MEMPHIS, Tenn. October 22, 2014 — Electrolux today donated a truckload of Frigidaire Chest Freezers and Frigidaire Upright Freezers to the Mid-South Food Bank which will distribute the appliances to 40 different food bank partner agencies. The company is also [...]

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

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 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 Unveils Appliance Innovations that Combine Striking Design with High-Performance

New dishwasher technology and induction innovations lead impressive product offerings at the 2014 Kitchen and Bath Industry Show LAS VEGAS, NV, Feb. 4, 2014 – Today at the 2014 Kitchen and Bath Industry Show (KBIS), Electrolux showcased its latest appliance innovations for the home – including a new selection of dishwashers. Through consumer research, Electrolux [...]

Frigidaire® Launches Time-Saving Innovations that Minimize Chore Time and Maximize Family Time at the 2014 Kitchen & Bath Industry Show

New Frigidaire® appliances are primed to meet growing consumer needs and demands LAS VEGAS, NV, February 4, 2014 – Today at the 2014 Kitchen and Bath Industry Show (KBIS) Frigidaire® unveiled a new dishwasher, double wall oven and two-in-one convertible freezer packed with time-saving features. The introduction of these appliances will eliminate consumer frustrations such [...]

Electrolux Opens New Memphis Manufacturing Plant

Company Leaders Showcase Hi-Tech Manufacturing, Local Job Creation MEMPHIS, Tenn. January 9, 2014 – Jack Truong, president and CEO of Electrolux Major Appliances North America, and Governor Haslam gathered with Electrolux executives and Tennessee state and local leaders today to open its state-of-the-art Memphis manufacturing plant. Construction on the new facility began in October 2011, [...]

Electrolux Names Nolan Pike to Lead North American Cooking Business

Charlotte, NC, November 18, 2013 — Electrolux today named Nolan Pike as Senior Vice President and General Manager for its North American cooking business.  Pike most recently worked for Sears as their Kenmore Brand Vice President and General Manager and as the top merchant for Sears Home Appliances, the nation’s largest appliance retailer.  Additionally, Pike [...]

Electrolux Begins Production at New Memphis Manufacturing Plant

Newly Minted Products Head for Retail Destinations throughout the U.S. MEMPHIS, Tenn. November 12, 2013 — Electrolux North America today announced that it has recently begun production on its first Memphis-made home cooking appliances. The inaugural products produced at the Memphis facility, the Frigidaire and Frigidaire Gallery slide–in ranges, rolled off the assembly line, were [...]

Electrolux Induction Cooktop Takes on Electric and Gas Counterparts

Live-Streaming Competition Follows Three Chefs On Three Different Cooktops As They Prepare The Same Crowd-Sourced Side Dish CHARLOTTE, NC, November 6, 2013 – With the holiday entertaining season just around the corner, Electrolux is on a mission to share the benefits of induction cooking technology with home chefs who will host countless dinner parties in [...]

Electrolux Donates $100,000 of Cooking Products to Charlotteans in Need

Also donates innovation award winnings to support residents’ power bills Charlotte, N.C.  October 22, 2013 – Electrolux donated $100,000 in cooking products to local residents in need today, just in time for the busy holiday cooking season. The company delivered more than 260 Frigidaire® Gallery Double Oven Ranges and countertop microwaves to Crisis Assistance Ministry [...]