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News Government General
August 17, 2020  

Let it flow: Trump administration eases showerhead rules

Trump has made increasing water flow and dialing back long held appliance conservation standards a personal issue

News Manufacturing General
March 4, 2019  

Instant Brands to merge with US houseware manufacturer Corelle

CEO Robert Wang of Instant Pot maker will be the new company’s chief innovation officer.

News Electronics General
January 7, 2019  

Home items are getting smarter and creepier, like it or not

Having a smart kitchen, laundry room or bathroom might seem attractive, but there are serious privacy implications at stake.

News Electronics Government Manufacturing Business Operations General Operations Production
August 25, 2017  

LG breaks ground on $250M appliance plant in Tennessee

One million-square-foot facility is expected to create 600 new jobs.

News Electronics Government Manufacturing Business Operations General Operations Production
June 28, 2017  

Samsung investing $380M in South Carolina, creating 950 jobs

Home appliance production at a former Caterpillar plant is expected to start early next year.

News Electronics Manufacturing Business Operations General Operations Production
September 9, 2014  

Electrolux buying GE’s appliance division for $3.3B

The acquisition will boost the Stockholm-based appliance manufacturer’s presence in North America.

News Manufacturing General
August 15, 2014  

GE considers sale of $4B appliance division

In talks with Electrolux and others as it focuses on industrial equipment.

News Sustainability
June 25, 2013  

Obama climate plan targets coal

Will push for renewable energy projects, international agreements.

News Manufacturing Business Operations Operations
January 27, 2012  

Mabe Canada shutters Montreal plant, slashing 700 jobs

Appliance maker blames higher Canadian dollar, saying plant has become unsustainable because most of its production is exported to the U.S.