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Electrolux North America CEO Named to Manufacturers Association Board of Directors

Washington, D.C. – The National Association of Manufacturers today announced that Electrolux North America President and CEO Nolan Pike has been named to the NAM Board of Directors. Pike will join the NAM Board to bolster the association’s leadership in policy advocacy, workforce solutions and operational excellence. He will help the industry advance an agenda that promotes growth and prosperity for all Americans.

Electrolux Celebrates 25th Anniversary of Kinston Dishwasher Plant

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 Promotes Marketing Head

Charlotte, NC, March 13, 2014 — Electrolux today promoted John Weinstock to Senior Vice President of North American Marketing. Weinstock, who joined the company in 2011 as Vice President of North American Marketing, oversees brand management, consumer insight-led innovation, and integrated trade and consumer marketing campaigns. Weinstock has spent more than 20 years in the […]

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 Refrigeration Plant Celebrates 25 Years in Anderson, S.C.

Charlotte, NC, October 28, 2013 – Electrolux recognized a 25 year milestone at its refrigeration plant in Anderson, S.C. this past weekend. The plant’s 1,800 employees manufacture 9,300 top-mount refrigerators each day, or 2 million annually. Each year, the company manufactures one out of every two top-mount refrigerators sold in the U.S. market. To celebrate […]

Electrolux Announces Scholarship Program for Johnson C. Smith University and Project L.I.F.T.

$100,000 Total to Support Students in Science, Technology Charlotte, February 26, 2013 – Electrolux and Johnson C. Smith University today announced the creation of the Electrolux Science and Technology Scholarships.  The company is providing $100,000 in funding over the next four years for students from the L.I.F.T. zone of Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools majoring in science and […]

Electrolux Donates $140,000 in Air Conditioning Units to Charlotte Community

Nearly 1,000 units available to the neediest members of the Charlotte community.

Electrolux Partners with the American Red Cross

Electrolux Partners with the American Red Cross for Red Tie Affair Santa Monica, CA, April 20, 2012–For the third year in-a-row, Electrolux is a presenting sponsor for Red Tie Affair benefitting the Santa Monica chapter of the American Red Cross. “We are thrilled to once again partner with the Red Cross for this event,” said […]

Electrolux Breaks Ground for Expansion of Springfield, Tenn. Facility

Site becomes R&D Center for North American Cooking Products and Global Electrolux Center for Electronics Development Electrolux Major Appliances North America (EMA-NA) today broke ground on a $5 million expansion to the Springfield, Tenn. cooking manufacturing facility. The expansion will result in Springfield becoming the company’s R&D Center and Purchasing headquarters for cooking products in […]

Electrolux Major Appliances North America Appoints John Weinstock as Vice President Marketing, North America

New VP Marketing named at Electrolux Major Appliances North America