British cooker manufacturer and one of the few left, Aga Rangemaster, is to be sold to US firm Middleby in a deal valued at £129m.
The Star reports that Indesit delivery drivers in South Yorkshire have voted to take strike action in a national pay dispute.
A new range cooker from American brand Viking is available in the UK but, as with most Viking products, it isn't the cheapest but very good. Th press release follows.Read More
Electrolux's proposed $3.3bn acquisition of General Electric's appliance business could become the latest deal to come undone after the US Department of Justice sued to block the deal.
Electrolux has decided to move production or refrigeration units from Sweden to Hungary.
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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