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Electrolux Combines Striking Design with High-Performance in New Appliance Innovations for Effortless Summer Entertaining

New dishwasher and induction cooking give entertainers the tools they need for stylish pool-side parties and elegant evening dinners with friends CHARLOTTE, NC, April 9, 2014 – This summer, Electrolux is giving hostesses the tools they need to effortlessly entertain and create professional-level results in the comfort of their own home with innovative appliances derived [...]

Electrolux Innovations Receive Top Honors from the ADEX Awards for Design Excellence

French Door Refrigerator receives Platinum Award, Freestanding Induction Range receives Gold Charlotte, NC, April 1, 2014 – Today the ADEX Awards for Design Excellence unveiled their award winning best in home appliances where Electrolux took home a Platinum and Gold award for its Electrolux Counter Depth French Door Refrigerator and Induction Freestanding Range, respectively.   The [...]

New Frigidaire Research Reveals That a Secondary Freezer Saves Families Time and Money, and Can Pay for Itself in One Year1

Extra storage space and organization means families spend less time and money at the store and more time at home where it matters most. CHARLOTTE, N.C., March 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ — When it comes to savings, research shows a Frigidaire Upright or Chest Freezer that costs $769 or less can pay for itself in less [...]

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 Announces 810 New Local Jobs, $85 Million Expansion of Company’s North American Headquarters

 NC Gov. Pat McCrory joined Electrolux business leaders and employees to celebrate announcement Charlotte, N.C., December 20, 2013 – Electrolux announced today it is adding 810 new local jobs and expanding its North American headquarters, their second expansion at this location in three years. The new jobs are in the areas of research and development, [...]

Electrolux Provides Holiday Gift to Region’s Pantries, Soup Kitchens

$50,000 of appliances to those who help others   Charlotte, N.C.  December 18, 2013 – Electrolux announced today it will donate $50,000 worth of appliances to the region’s food pantries and soup kitchens, as a holiday gift to those who help our neighbors in need. The company today delivered a truckload of freezers, refrigerators and stoves to [...]

Electrolux Major Appliances North America Names Julie Katigan as Vice President of Human Resources

CHARLOTTE, NC, November 20, 2013 – Electrolux Major Appliances North America today named Julie Katigan as Vice President of Human Resources. Katigan will oversee the company’s human resource function for all North American operations, including its nine manufacturing facilities. “Julie brings a wealth of experience in human capital planning and talent development from several top [...]

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 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 [...]