LG has announced a new range of washing machines featuring NFC for downloading extra programmes.
Indesit is setting up a new manufacturing plant in Turkey to build washing machines in Manisa Organized Industrial Zone next to its refrigerator plant.
In case you hadn’t heard, there is a potential merger between Dixons and Carphone Warehouse in the offing but, there could deb problems with it.
Given the news on this subject over the past few years it will come as little surprise to many in the industry that, once more, it is reported by the Energy Savings Trust (EST) that many appliances are incorrectly labelled.
Xeros has announced plans for a potential £100 million stock market listing that could bring its washing beads based technology to the mass market.
Dear this is your latest news from the UK whitegoods website
As promised in our last newsletter the repairs@ service has been re-launched, the story is to the left and the service is now fully online.
The whitegoods Conference date for February 2012 has been set, details in the lead story to the left.
Other stories over the past couple of weeks that you may have missed.
Best Buy pulling out of the UK market?
Beko fridge wrongly blamed for house fire
Glen Dimplex buys Valor
Fraud at Whirlpool & Panasonic
Whirlpool seek $16 Million damages from LG
Of course the forums are, as usual, buzzing with chat and news and here's some of the more interesting forum threads of the past few days.
Hotpoint fridge fires
Engineer search thread
Work available to members
Scrap metal dealers targetted
Small businesses let down on recycling
That 0800 thread, again
Yellow Pages, is it worth it?
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