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Electrolux donates more than $100,000 in Front-Load Washer and Dryer Pairs to Local Charlotte Organizations Serving Families in Need

Employees and Community Contribute Barrels of Laundry Detergent Charlotte, April 24 – Electrolux today announced the donation of more than $100,000 in energy-efficient Frigidaire front-load washer and dryer pairs to local Charlotte organizations as part of an ongoing effort to help families in need. To commemorate the donation, the benefitting organizations and families were invited […]

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 Names Developer for Charlotte Expansion

Charlotte, NC April 2, 2014 – Electrolux today named Columbia, SC-based Red Rock Developments as the developer for the expansion of its North American headquarters, their second expansion at this location in three years. Electrolux has entered into a 20-year lease agreement with Red Rock, who will be responsible for the development and financing of […]

Electrolux Celebrates New Research and Development Center in Charlotte, N.C.

Marks Opening with $20,000 Donation CHARLOTTE, NC, March 27, 2014 – Electrolux today celebrated the opening of its new fabric care research and development center in Charlotte, North Carolina by showcasing its latest product innovations. Invited guests, including a group of students from the engineering academy at Vance High School, toured portions of the facility […]

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 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 […]

Electrolux Major Appliances North America Hires Daren Couture as Senior Vice President of End-to-End Supply Chain

CHARLOTTE, NC, July 29, 2013 – Electrolux Major Appliances North America announced today the hire of Daren Couture as Senior Vice President of End-to-End Supply Chain. Couture will oversee the company’s supply chain and nine manufacturing facilities in North America, including the newest cooking appliances facility located in Memphis, Tenn. “Daren’s extensive experience, strong background […]