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KB Home Continues Exclusive, Strategic Collaboration with Whirlpool Corporation

Multi-year agreement brings Whirlpool® and KitchenAid® appliances in KB Home communities across the country   Whirlpool Corporation announced today the extension of its exclusive appliance collaboration with KB Home,…

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Why Universal Design is Ideal for the 55-Plus Home

When baby boomers grew up in the 1960s and 1970s, independence was vitally important to most of them as they struggled to break free from convention – both in…

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Ventless Dryers Provide Energy Efficient Solution for Builders, Designers

Designing and installing laundry facilities in multifamily buildings has always been a challenge for designers, builders and remodelers for a few reasons: In-unit washers and dryers add to the…

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Four Millennial Home Buying Trends You Need to Know

Yep – you guessed it – it’s another article focused on millennials and their current and future influence on the housing market. Saying that millennials are a major factor…

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Whirlpool Corporation Appoints Kelly Safis as General Manager, Builder Sales

Whirlpool Corporation, the world’s leading manufacturer of major home appliances1, is pleased to announce that Kelly Safis has been appointed as General Manager of Builder Sales. With more than 30 years’…

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Focusing on Products Through the Right Lenses Creates Greater Vision

By Cean Burgeson — Whirlpool Corporation Global Director of Refrigeration for Whirlpool Corporation, Jorge Moreno, describes the current designer role as spending a third of their focus on vision and brand,…

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Whirlpool Corporation announces J Mays as new Chief Design Officer

Renowned designer J Mays is joining Whirlpool Corporation as Vice President and Chief Design Officer. An automotive design leader known all over the world, Mays brings a proven and…

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Creating a Winning Vision Through Storytelling

What exactly is an industrial designer? “Generally people don’t know what that means,” said Whirlpool Corporation Global Brands Design Manager Jason Tippetts. “An industrial designer has a Fine Arts…

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JennAir® Brand’s Vision for Progress Brings Luxury Building to New Level at PCBC 2018

New Identity, Elevated Product Offerings and Enhanced Digital Platform Usher in New Era of Luxury Standards BENTON HARBOR, Mich. (June 27, 2018) – Luxury kitchen appliance brand JennAir® boasts…

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Whirlpool Corporation Brings Leadership, Innovation to Building Industry at PCBC 2018

Live product demos and eye-catching displays provided by a leading appliance manufacturer BENTON HARBOR, Mich. (June 26, 2018) – Whirlpool Corporation is showcasing its latest consumer-relevant innovations – such…

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