A look at how smart, weather-proof appliances are changing outdoor living spaces today.
With a complete picture, dealers and their integration partners can help their customers take full advantage of their smart appliances.
Robotic vacuum cleaners continue to get smarter as companies work to develop and implement more sophisticated AI capabilities. iRobot last week released the Roomba j7+ Robot Vacuum with Genius 3.0 Home Intelligence. Equipped with a series of cameras that allows it to analyze harder-to-discern obstacles in real time, the Roomba j7+ is designed to allow the consumer to never again pick up a vacuum.
On Wednesday's episode of Insider Talk, Sharp's President, Jim Sanduski, and Senior Vice President, Sales and Marketing, Peter Weedfald will discuss the need for appliances that are capable of performing a variety of functions to meet consumers' changing needs.
LG's mass-premium-market appliances shown there addressed most family needs
Experts point to products that they believe consumers will enjoy due to the products being faster, more healthful, and increasingly sustainable.
Sharp attended the virtual KBIS exhibition last week with its bevy of multifunctional appliance solutions – and armed and ready to talk them up to attendees.
On June 23, BSH Home Appliances will be opening an Experience and Design Center in Miami's Design District to showcase its newest product innovations.
The demand for energy-efficient technology, the effects of global warming, and the popularity of portable devices are driving the growth of cool gadgets.
LG focused its 2021 tech innovations in the contexts of safety, convenience and an improved entertainment experience.
Steve Greenberg has been referred to as an invention groupie and once you chat with him for a while you clearly see why.
LG's Signature Kitchen Suite line delivers "performance, design and precision" to the kitchen appliance market.
New additions to the Bespoke line encourages consumers to have complete control over their devices.
The refrigerator is one of the most used, yet hardest to organize, appliances in the household. Users of traditional refrigerators often find it difficult...
Retailers are struggling to keep up with delivery and installation demand, to remedy this Nationwide announced their new partnership with Installation Nation.
BSH Home Appliances Corp. has announced that, effective Sept. 1, Christopher Kaeser becomes senior vice president of sales, BSH Home Appliances, Region North America.
Thermador delivers reimagined preservation possibilities by introducing the new Freedom Refrigeration Collection, featuring a bold stainless steel interior.
Sharp says this first-in-its-class Microwave Drawer Oven combines sensor microwave cooking with dual convection fans.
CAFÉ appliances, part of GE’s small appliance rollout, is kicking off a new smaller line of cooking products beginning with the launch of the CAFÉ Specialty Drip Coffee Maker. In keeping with the CAFÉ brand, the CAFÉ Specialty Drip Coffee Maker allows consumers to showcase their style and tastes with unique color options.
Sigma Phase Corp. has announced ColdSnap for Business, a rapid freezing appliance with personalized single servings of premium ice cream, frozen yogurt, frozen cocktails, smoothies, and frozen coffee in about 90 seconds.
Sigma Phase Corp. has introduced the ColdSnap rapid freezing appliance that produces personalized single servings of premium ice cream, frozen yogurt, frozen cocktails, smoothies, and frozen coffee in 60-120 seconds.
LG has announced expansions to its vacuum portfolio with new robotic and power mop models, the company reports.
The Yeedi robot vacuum can make cleaning a fast chore because it can vacuum, sweep, and mop.
New refrigerators, washers, and dryers come in a plethora of new colors, sizes, and configurations.
Building on the success of Element’s appliance program for the independent retail channel, the consumer electronics brand will offer smart lighting, smart power, security and other connected home solutions to Nationwide members.
GE Appliances (GEA), a Haier company, has announced a new business launch into small appliances that will expand its product offerings beyond major household goods.
Dos Marcos' unique and lively approach was on display during their virtual keynote that focused on experiential retailing and delivering a transformational experience for customers that goes beyond simply selling them a product.
A look at Kohler's latest innovations, shown at CES 2021.
The Top Employers Institute reviewed the inner workings of BSH Home Appliances using their HR Best Practices Survey. This comprehensive survey covers six HR domains consisting of 20 topics including People, Strategy, Work Environment, Talent Acquisition, Learning, Well-being, Diversity and Inclusion and more.
Luxury appliance brands such as Bosch, GE Monogram, and Fisher & Paykel are doubling down on the independent channel -- and buying groups such as Nationwide are there to help.
Healthy living specialists Kuvings are back with an innovative juicer featuring stronger juicing power, a smart cutting technique, and a feeding chute.
Petra Industries, the consumer technology and wholesale electronics distributor, has partnered with Brand Partners Group, an all-channels centric consumer products business group, to distribute Ginsu kitchen prep tools and accessories.
Just in time for the holidays, Samsung has discounts on its Bespoke Appliance Line.
Signature Kitchen Suite's 36-inch and 48-inch Duel-Fuel Pro Ranges receives awards from industry publications, Architectural Digest and Beautiful Kitchens & Baths.
The Japanese toilet manufacturer showed its latest eco- and health-friendly bidet seats, washlets, smart toilets, and tubs in Las Vegas last week.
Sharp announced that it would soon begin shipping two new Wi-Fi-enabled models featuring Works with Alexa voice command compatibility.
LG has joined forces with Lowe’s to help deserving families within the Charlotte, N.C. community with energy-efficiency upgrades to their homes.
Why it’s time to bring technology into the remodeling conversation about the kitchen and bathroom.
GE Appliances (GEA), a Haier company, has announced the startup of its latest investment – a new $80 million dishwasher manufacturing line at its supersite in Louisville, Ky. with a completely redesigned extra-large capacity dishwasher platform.
The Italian luxury appliance manufacturer SMEG has brought out its first new refrigerator design since it introduced the Retro Collection in the U.S.: the Portofino freestanding model.
Smart appliances can be paths to owning the connected home, but only if consumers know how to use them.
Consumer technology wholesale electronics distributor Petra has continued its expansion into housewares with the addition of Black+Decker's line of vacuum cleaners. Black+Decker has been a...
Distributor Petra Industries announced that it is adding World’s Greatest Pot to its expanding portfolio of cookware offerings.
Earlier this year at CES, manufacturers showed up with a wide range of upgraded appliances to make dinnertime easier, more enjoyable, and most importantly, smart.
Verona has brought out its new Designer series Dual Fuel and Induction 36-inch ranges, giving consumers the option of customizing this Italian-made range in up to six trending colors, three knob designs and four fuel options through use of a customization tool available on the Verona website.
GE said in a press release, "Cook has put the building blocks, talent and systems in place at GE Appliances that serve as the foundation for the company’s continued growth."
While people are returning to their local restaurants, the skills and interests they acquired over the past year are here to stay, along with a general interest in health and nutrition. These three kitchen appliances make healthful cooking easier than ever.
From smart, guided recipes to new hardware that makes food more crispy and tender, the latest ovens ensure that celebrations, meals, or new experiments in cooking are a success.
The EGOT-winning singer and songwriter wrote an exclusive new song to commemorate the new partnership and will host an event at his winery in Napa Valley with the LG SIGNATURE Wine Cellar in Spring 2022.
GE Appliances (GEA), a Haier company, announced a $62 million investment to expand production at its 750-acre manufacturing complex in Louisville, Ky., along with...
Nationwide Marketing Group today announced its alignment with Appliance Dealers Cooperative (ADC) to create a market-leading purchasing program for its members.
The Konftel 800 hybrid conference phone has been certified to work across key Atos Unify communication platforms.
In continuation of its efforts to support the appliance service industry, Nationwide Marketing Group will host its first Service Leaders Network Conference from May 13-14.
Whatever a consumer's priority — long-lasting vegetables, an easier way to grocery shop, or a full household control center — there is now a smart fridge to fulfill that need.
On display at the Tineco CES 2022 booth, the smart carpet cleaner walks users through the process of rug and upholstery washing, and even do stairs.
At CES 2022, LG Electronics (LG) is showcasing a smarter, more seamless way to get laundry done with its new FX Washer and Dryer...
Flexibility, personalization and connectivity – many of these anchored in Artificial Intelligence – characterized Samsung's CES intros.
The Beko Fresh Produce Promise, launching on May 27, guarantees customers that their fruits and vegetables will remain fresh for 30 days or their money back.
This week, Samsung announced that the Bespoke line of products would be adding even more color and control to the kitchen as well as other parts of the home.
In addition to serving as the appliance hub for south L.A. and Orange County, the Howard’s Marina Pacifica store functions as a luxury brand showroom featuring demonstrations of technology and connectivity, in-store kiosks, and live product vignettes.
Health and nutrition were big motivators for shoppers during the pandemic, leading in part to a 30 percent rise in the sales of countertop kitchen appliances last year. We spoke with experts about the hottest categories, from blenders to air fryers.
Jong-Hee "J.H." Han, Vice Chairman and CEO of Samsung Electronics talked about new products, but mostly addressed the company's sustainability efforts, new partnerships, and other more big-picture considerations.
Howard's launched back in 1946, when Howard Roach began repairing radios in the back of a sporting goods store in San Gabriel, Calif. The retailer is now getting ready to celebrate its 75th anniversary in 2021.
The GE Profile perspective on answering the new demands & increased expectations of appliance consumers was presented at the virtual show.
Nationwide and ADC announced a new partnership earlier this week. While at Nationwide PrimeTime, we sat down with ADC CEO Ken Miele, ADC Facilitator Kenneth Kohn, and Nationwide EVP of Membership Patrick Maloney for an exclusive interview.
Penney will lead the private-label appliance division for Element Electronics, a lineup available exclusively through Nationwide Marketing Group.
West Virginia-based Orsini's has a history going back three generations, but has nevertheless modernized operations with an enhanced website and bigger showroom.
With the rise of at-home entertaining, Plum has expanded its offering by creating an integrated solution that allows its wine-tasting unit to be “wrapped” into the room’s design. And this is not confined to the kitchen.
A health and wellness solutions company based in Seoul, South Korea, found a way to help reduce the persistent physical and mental exhaustion we face through its new Elizabeth Medical Massage Chair, slated for global release in March.