Items Tagged with 'Whirlpool'


The future has arrived at Whirlpool

Company invests in robotic technology to cut costs, enhance safety.

October 21, 2016
In “Industries of the Future,” Alec Ross, the book’s author and keynote speaker at the West Michigan Policy Forum that was held in Grand Rapids in September, predicts robots soon will take over factory floors across the globe. Read More

College rates 'trustworthiness' of top Michigan public companies

October 3, 2016
A local college has released findings from a public-perception survey on the “trustworthiness” of the state’s top 25 publicly traded companies. Read More

Appliance maker signs deal with homebuilder

September 30, 2016
An appliance maker in the region has extended an exclusive agreement with a national homebuilder for three of its brands. Read More

Whirlpool names retired general to board

August 26, 2016
A recently retired general in the U.S. Air Force has joined the board of Whirlpool Corporation. Read More

Appliance maker doubling Midwest facility

August 22, 2016
An appliance maker in the region is planning to nearly double the size of an out-of-state facility. Read More

Feds rule on washer 'dumping' by appliance makers

July 22, 2016
The feds have issued a preliminary ruling against two competitors of an appliance maker in the region for underpricing washing machines produced outside of the United States and sold into the U.S. market. Read More

Appliance maker partners on oven for 'automated' cooking

June 24, 2016
An appliance maker in the region is partnering with a food technology company to develop ovens that “enable advanced automated cooking and dynamic digital recipes.” Read More

Whirlpool names CFO

June 23, 2016
As part of a planned transition, Whirlpool has named its new chief financial officer. Read More

Appliance brand develops Wi-Fi refrigerator

June 10, 2016
Having a party? A new refrigerator by an appliance brand in the region will allow you to remotely activate the ice maker to make more ice for the occasion. Read More

Appliance maker launches beer system via crowdfunding platform

May 31, 2016
An appliance maker in the region is launching a product aimed at homebrewers via a crowdfunding platform. Read More