Home
Global Supplier Directory
APPLIANCE Engineer
Supplier Solutions
APPLIANCE Line
Whitepaper Library
Calendar of Events
Association Locator
Contents Pages
Market Research
Subscription Center


 
Daily News

Merloni to Launch Built-in Appliances in North America
Apr 29, 2004
 Printable format
 Email this Article
 Search

Italian appliance maker Merloni Elettrodomestici announced that it will be entering the North American marketplace in May under its premium Ariston brand of built-in appliances.

The company said a distribution network is nearly 100 percent in place and that it will begin sales with a line of 19 Ariston dishwashers and a laundry program, which will include a washer, dryer, and combination unit.

"The Ariston brand brings Italian style with top-quality European performance for the first time to the North American built-in marketplace and with an exceptional benefit to cost ratio," said Andrea Sasso, chief commercial officer.

The Ariston brand was developed in 1960 under Industrie Merloni company and became an export brand in 1975, when Merloni Elettrodomestici was founded. It is said to be one of the first brands to launch digital products, some of which have Internet capabilities.

Merloni Elettrodomestici is a market leader in Italy and has had growing success in the greater European market over the last few years. It currently has 21 subsidiaries, 20,000 employees, and 17 production facilities. The company reports an annual turn over of 3 billion euros.

Back to Daily News

 

Daily News

...........................................................

Oct 30, 2014: Whirlpool Corp. reports strong third-quarter

Oct 30, 2014: Consumer Confidence Index rebounds in October

Oct 29, 2014: New home sales up slightly in September 2014

Oct 29, 2014: Restaurant customers are using technology more frequently

Oct 29, 2014: Canadian HVAC/R wholesaler sales up 5.3% so far in 2014

More Daily News>>

RSS Feeds
.........................................................
Appliance Industry
Market Research

...........................................................

October 2014: Portrait of the European Appliance Industry
September 2014: Appliance Industry Focus: HVAC
June 2014: Appliance Magazine Market Insight: April 2014
May 2014: Appliance Magazine Market Insight: March 2014




 
Contact Us | About Us | Subscriptions | Advertising | Home
UBM Canon © 2014  

Please visit these other UBM Canon sites

UBM Canon Corporate | Design News | Test & Measurement World | Packaging Digest | EDN | Qmed | Plastics Today | Powder Bulk Solids | Canon Trade Shows