Domestic Appliance Industry News

All the latest news from the domestic appliance industry that we find all over the world and stories that are of interest to the trade and public.

Refrigerators soon will be able to read the RFID tags of their contents. These "smart ice boxes" then will alert their owners to fetch another carton of milk, toss an out-of-date product or cut back on unhealthy dietary items.

NEWTON, Iowa, Nov. 17 /PRNewswire/ -- Wash your hands. Tie your shoes. Turn off the lights when you leave the room. Habits formed in childhood tend to stick with us for the rest of our lives. Many kids haven't learned that there are lots of simple things they can do to help conserve our precious energy and water resources. Ol' Lonely and the Apprentice, the Maytag(R) repairmen, with help from some friends at The National Theatre for Children (NTC), want to change that.

ELECTRICAL retailer Dixons today warned it had seen no pick up in the pace of sales growth though profit margins were slightly ahead of last year.
THEY are the miracles of modern technology that make our home lives easier and more fun, somehow get cheaper every year and are thrown away without a backwards glance when their useful life is over.

Microwave oven "” A new one can be had for about $50 but repairs could make sense if your machine is a special size for a niche in your kitchen.

Korea's electronics makers, which have expanded their global market shares in recent years, face a slew of challenges from foreign rivals in the washing machine segment, one of Korea's key home-appliance exports.

(Sorry this is a bit late in being posted - K.)

AN ELEVENTH-hour deal to save most of the threatened Hoover factory jobs at Cambuslang is on the negotiating table after unions confirmed that a rescue package be presented to employers by the end of next week.

THE economy has prospered these past five years because Britons have spent more then they earned, so everybody has had more money to play with than they should have.
Profits are set to double at vacuum cleaner group Dyson.

The Wiltshire-based company has announced it expects to report pre-tax profits of £40m for 2003, up £21.7m on last year.

Page 305 of 341


RSS Newsfeed

Click to subscribe to our RSS newsfeed to get all the news stories we publish

Spare Parts

Appliance spares for washing machines, washer dryers, cookers, ovens, hoods, dishwashers and all other major appliances

Get spare parts in our store

Use our online request form to get information about any spares you need and we will find the parts for you

Or call us on

0845 172 8002

Pay for spare parts using all major credit and debit cards and also instant ant payments using PayPal and Amazon for parts

Find Local Service Engineers

Find a domestic appliance service engineer to repair your washing machine, dishwasher, cooker, oven, fridge or any other major domestic appliance
Find local approved engineers to repair your using our free engineer search


Appliance help and support forums where you can talk to actual domestic appliance engineers about washing machines, cookers, dishwashers, fridge freezers and more
Use our forums to speak to repair technicians in our forums for expert help and support 

Can't Find It? Need More Help With Your Appliance? 

Getting help, buying spare parts or getting a service engineer for your appliance can be confusing as you try to pick your way through model numbers, serial numbers, ranges and all sorts of information. We try to make finding good information, trusted repair engineers and correct spare parts all at the best price as simple as possible for you.

Get technical help for your washing machine, dishwasher, cooker and other appliances in our help and support forums To get technical help with your appliance then please click here for our support forums for more appliance help
Get spares help and advice for washing machines, dishwashers, ovens, tumble dryers and more from our spare parts experts Contact us for appliance spare parts using our online contact form, simply click here for help with appliance spare parts

Get More Appliance News And Information

Find even more information on appliance faults, spare parts and repairs using the custom Google search below which will search our forums, the spare parts store and all appliance news articles and other content on the UK Whitegoods website.