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LG launches PuriCare Wearable Air Purifier

LG Electronics announced the launch of its innovative wearable personal air solution, presented at the latest edition of IFA. Starting this month, LG PuriCare™ Wearable Air Purifier will begin rolling out in key regions including Asia and the Middle East, among others.Embodying the company’s vision to bring greater convenience and health benefits to consumers’ daily […]

Mike Putt and Mike Sinclair join the board of Narta

Former Electrolux managing director Mike Putt and co-owner of E&S Trading Mike Sinclair have been appointed to the Narta board following its annual general meeting last week. Narta chief executive officer, Michael Jackson, confirmed the appointments when contacted following information received by Appliance Retailer. “Mike Putt will join the board effective from 1 January 2021 […]

Gerry Harvey responds to 160% surge in pre-tax profit

Harvey Norman’s pre-tax profits have surged 160.1% reaching $341.1 million in the first four months of the financial year to October 31, 2020. “To be up 10% or 20% is great but 160%, that has never happened before and it’s off the Richter scale,” chairman Gerry Harvey told Appliance Retailer. “I have not seen the […]

De’Longhi to acquire Nutribullet parent company

De’Longhi will acquire Nutribullet parent company, Capital Brands, in a deal valued at circa $420 million, which is expected to be finalised before the end of 2020. A statement from De’Longhi Italy shared with Appliance Retailer read: “De’Longhi has reached a definitive agreement to acquire Capital Brands Holdings Inc, a global leader in the personal […]

Finder crowns winners of 2020/21 Retail Awards

The Finder Retail Award winners for 2020/21 have been announced, recognising Australia’s best brands as voted by consumers. Thousands of Australians who recently purchased products across 150 categories were asked to rate how satisfied they were with their purchase by Finder in conjunction with research firm, Kantar. Kmart was awarded Best Rated Air Fryer brand, […]

Samsung Care Hosts Second Annual Skills Competition

From November 2 -5, Samsung Electronics America’s Customer Care division hosted its second annual Skills Competition. The Skills Competition, which was hosted virtually, honors technicians who have been asked to go above and beyond during the pandemic and encouraged competition through a series of challenges. By supporting our branded engineers’ development, the goal is that […]

GE Appliances has a new SDA collection

GE Appliances (GEA), a Haier company, comes back to the small appliances business.The company started with the first full line of countertop cooking appliances in 1904 and the first electric toaster in 1905, but in 1984 it decided to stop manufacturing and selling small appliances in 1984. However, this year GE Appliances announced a new […]

GE Introduces First CAFÉ Small Appliance

CAFÉ Specialty Drip Coffee Maker GE’s CAFÉ appliances is kicking off a new smaller line of cooking products beginning with the launch of a stunning CAFÉ Specialty Drip Coffee Maker. The stylish coffee maker is beautiful enough to be a showpiece outside of the cabinets, while also performing as an exceptional brewer, as validated through […]