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Whirlpool UK donates to charities in the local community

In the lead up to Christmas, staff of Peterborough-based Whirlpool UK Appliances (the parent company of KitchenAid, Whirlpool, Hotpoint and Indesit) donated items to three local initiatives: the Peterborough Christmas Shoebox Appeal, Peterborough Soup Kitchen and Sue Ryder Thorpe Hall Hospice. On behalf of the Peterborough Christmas Shoebox Appeal, the …

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Whirlpool celebrates National Quiet Day

Today (Wednesday September 11 2019) marks the fourth annual National Quiet Day, which aims to highlight the importance for people to find time for more peace and quiet in their lives. National Quiet Day is celebrated on the second Wednesday of September, and was first established by home appliance manufacturer …

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Whirlpool announces ‘voluntary safety campaign’ for KitchenAid 1.7l electric kettles

Whirlpool Corporation and its brand KitchenAid have launched a ‘voluntary safety campaign’ involving the 5KEK1722 KitchenAid 1.7 litre electric kettle. Whirlpool said the reason for the campaign is because it believes the handle of this kettle can, in rare circumstances, separate from the upper attachment points to the kettle’s body …

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Hotpoint fridge freezer may have sparked Grenfell Tower blaze

Police have confirmed that the Grenfell Tower fire may have been started by a faulty Hotpoint fridge freezer. The blaze at the 24-storey tower block at north Kensington in London on June 14 has so far claimed 79 lives. Hotpoint’s parent company Whirlpool said in a statement: “We have just …

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Whirlpool opens new HQ in Milan

Italian Prime Minister Paolo Gentiloni recently opened the new headquarters of Whirlpool EMEA (Europe, Middle East and Africa) in Milan. Whirlpool EMEA is an operating segment of Whirlpool Corporation, which markets the brands Whirlpool, KitchenAid, Maytag, Consul, Brastemp, Amana, Bauknecht, Jenn-Air, Indesit and Hotpoint in nearly every country throughout the …

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Whirlpool provides cooking appliances for Culinary Genius

Whirlpool has provided six cooking appliances from its Fusion built-in collection to ITV daytime cookery show ‘Culinary Genius’. Described by ITV as ‘an entirely original format, mixing food with game show and cooking elements’, ‘Culinary Genius’ is a competitive cookery show, The 20-part series, hosted by TV presenter Fern Britton, …

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