Electric Household Appliances - Global Strategic Business Report

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Dublin, Nov. 8, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/bhlfl4/electric) has announced the addition of the "Electric Household Appliances - Global Strategic Business Report" report to their offering.

This report analyzes the worldwide markets for Electric Household Appliances in Thousand Units by the following Product Segments:

  • Major Electric Household Appliances (Compactors)
  • Dishwashers
  • Disposers
  • Dryers
  • Freezers
  • Microwave Ovens
  • Range Hoods
  • Electric Ranges
  • Refrigerators
  • Vacuum Cleaners
  • Washing Machines
  • Water Heater (Electric)
  • Room ACs & Other Major Electric Household Appliances)
  • Small Electric Household Appliances (Blenders
  • Bread Makers
  • Broilers
  • Can Openers (electric)
  • Coffee Makers
  • Electric Knives
  • Food Choppers
  • Food Processors
  • Irons
  • Mixers
  • Toaster Ovens
  • Toasters
  • Waffle Irons
  • Miscellaneous Small Electric Household Appliances).

The report provides separate comprehensive analytics for the US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Middle East/ Africa, and Latin America. Annual estimates and forecasts are provided for the period 2010 through 2018. Also, a six-year historic analysis is provided for these markets.

The report profiles 232 companies including many key and niche players such as:

  • AB Electrolux
  • Applica Inc.
  • BSH Bosch-Siemens Hausgerate GmbH
  • GE Consumer & Industrial
  • Groupe SEB
  • Haier Group
  • Hamilton Beach Brands Inc
  • Hitachi Ltd
  • Indesit Company SpA
  • LG Electronics Inc.
  • Panasonic Corporation
  • Sanyo Electric Co Ltd
  • Miele & CIE
  • KG
  • Mitsubishi Electric Corporation
  • Royal Philips Electronics NV
  • Samsung Electronics Co Ltd.
  • Spectrum Brand Holdings
  • Sunbeam Products Inc.
  • Whirlpool Corp.
  • Maytag Corporation
  • Hoover.

Market data and analytics are derived from primary and secondary research. Company profiles are primarily based upon search engine sources in the public domain.

Key Topics Covered:

I. Introduction, Methodology & Product Definitions

  • Study Reliability and Reporting Limitations I-1
  • Disclaimers I-2
  • Data Interpretation & Reporting Level I-2
  • Quantitative Techniques & Analytics I-2
  • Product Definitions and Scope of Study I-3
  • 1. Major Electric Household Appliances I-3
  • 2. Small Electric Household Appliances I-4

II. Executive Summary

1. INDUSTRY OVERVIEW AND OUTLOOK II-1

  • Overview II-1
  • Recession and Beyond: An Insight II-2
  • Impact of the European Debt Crisis: A Review II-2
  • Developing Regions Lend Traction to Global Market II-3
  • Saturation Typifies Developed Markets II-3
  • Major and Small Household Appliances Market Forecasts II-4
  • Trade Policies Affect Household Appliances Export Market II-4
  • Household Appliance Market Vulnerable to Price Changes II-4
  • Competitive Scenario II-5

2. MAJOR TRENDS II-6

  • Energy Efficient Appliances Rule the Roost II-6
  • Innovation - Name of the Game II-6
  • Spotlight Set to Shine on Smart Appliances II-7
  • Internet Sales Continue to Gobble up Market Share II-8
  • Popularity of Dishwashers Expands in Modern Households II-8
  • Rising Popularity of Microwavable Foods Prop Up Demand for Microwave Ovens II-9
  • A Shift Towards Easy-Operable Appliances II-9
  • Consumer Rating of Product Features II-9
  • Consumer Preferences Rule the Industry II-10
  • Factors Influencing Purchase Decision II-10
  • Preference for Premium-Priced Products II-10

3. PRODUCT OVERVIEW II-11

  • Electric Household Appliances - Market Segmentation II-11
  • Major Electric Household Appliances II-11
  • Profile of Select Major Electric Household Appliance Type II-12
  • Dishwashers II-12
  • Food Waste Disposers II-12
  • Microwave Ovens II-12
  • Types of Microwave Ovens Based on Contemporary Functions II-13
  • Microwaving: Prevents Leaching of Vitamins II-13
  • Microwaving: Does Not Pose Risk of Radiation II-13
  • Uneven Heating Leads to Survival of Microorganisms II-14
  • Microwave Cooks Frozen Food Safely II-14
  • Electric Ranges II-14
  • Types of Cooking Ranges II-14
  • Refrigerators II-14
  • Refrigerator Demand - Mainly from Second Time Purchases II-14
  • Washing Machines II-15
  • 'On' with the New Automatic Machine II-15
  • Horizontal-Axis Washing Machines (HWM) - Gaining Popularity II-15
  • Horizontal-Axis Vs Vertical-Axis Washers II-15
  • Advantages of Horizontal-Axis Washing Machines II-16
  • Front Load Vis-a-vis Top Load Washing Machines II-16
  • Vacuum Cleaners II-16
  • Cyclonic Action Vacuum Cleaner II-17
  • Upright Vacuum Cleaners II-17
  • Backpack Vacuums for Surface Cleaning II-17
  • Robotic Floor Care Equipment II-17
  • Small Electric Appliances II-17
  • Profile of Select Major Electric Household Appliance Type II-18
  • Coffee Makers II-18
  • Automatic Drip Coffee Makers Result in Declining Profits II-18
  • Specialty Brew Machines II-19
  • Mixers II-19
  • Electric Irons II-19
  • Electric Irons Market Offers High Growth Potential II-19
  • Low-Priced Irons Favored by Consumers II-20

4. TECHNOLOGICAL ADVANCEMENTS II-21

  • University of Leeds Formulates Innovative Technology II-21
  • Borealis Introduces First Polypropylene Microcomposite for Appliance Industry II-21
  • Dishwasher Manufacturers On an Innovation Spree II-21
  • Market Giants Taking Advantage of Technology II-22
  • Impact of Technology on the Home Appliances Industry II-22
  • Washing Machine that Cleans without Detergent II-22
  • Plastics Replace Metals in Appliances II-22
  • Quest for the Sound of Silence II-22
  • Development of User-Friendly, Time Saving Washers II-23
  • Ergonomically Designed Floor-Care Appliances II-23

5. PRODUCT INNOVATIONS/INTRODUCTIONS II-24

  • GE Appliances Launches Enhancements to GE Profile Gas Ranges II-24
  • GE Launches Innovative Water Softener II-24
  • GE to Roll Out Innovative Range of French Door Refrigerators II-25
  • GE Rolls out GeoSpring™ Hybrid Water Heater II-26
  • Haier Upgrades Frost Free Refrigerator Series II-26
  • Arçelik to Unveil Its New Air Conditioning System II-27
  • Samsung Electronics Levant Introduces Jungfrau Residential AC in Jordan II-27
  • Electrolux Unveils Side by Side Refrigerator II-27
  • Maytag Introduces Condenser Tumble Dryer II-28
  • Hitachi Sales Showcases Midori Range of Eco-Friendly Home Appliances II-28
  • LG Electronics Introduces Largest Capacity Drum Washing Machine in Korea II-28
  • Thermador Launches Star-SapphireTM Dishwasher II-28
  • Bosch Home Appliances Introduces New Dishwasher II-29
  • Samsung Electronics Unveils Frost Free Range of Refrigerators with Digital Inverter Compressor II-29
  • Bosch Home Appliances Introduces Avantixx 8 Condensation Dryer in India II-29
  • Samsung Electronics Launches New Microwave Oven II-30
  • KitchenAid to Introduce Catalina Collection of Small Appliances II-30
  • Panasonic Launches JetForce Vacuum Cleaner Collection II-30
  • Panasonic Unveils Microwave Ovens for 2012 Product Range II-31
  • LG Electronics Unveils New Front Load Washing Machine II-31
  • LG Electronics Launches New Robotic Vacuums II-31
  • Miele Rolls Out New Canister Vacuum Cleaners II-32
  • Key Technology Launches New Auto Dryer for Fresh-Cut Produce II-32
  • Samsung Electronics Rolls Out WF457 Front-Loading Washer II-33
  • Dawlance Unveils DW115 CHZ Microwave II-33
  • Electrolux Professional Launches New T5000-Series Dryers II-33
  • Samsung Electronics Launches New Range of Smart and Compact Ovens II-33
  • Toshiba Introduces Range of Energy-Saving Home Appliances II-34
  • Friedrich Air Conditioning Unveils Kühl Room Air Conditioner II-34
  • KitchenAid Launches a Range of Cooktops and Wall Ovens II-35
  • Thetford Unveils N3000 Series of Refrigerators II-35
  • LG Electronics Launches New Line of Refrigerators II-35
  • KitchenAid Launches Freestanding French Door Refrigerators II-36
  • Samsung Singapore Introduces Robotic NaviBot-S Vacuum Cleaner in Singapore II-37
  • Whirlpool Introduces New Washing Machine Range with Sixth Sense Colours Technology II-37
  • Liebherr Group Launches HCB 1560 II-37
  • Samsung Malaysia Electronics Unveils Samsung OmniPro Convection Microwave Oven (CP1395EST) II-38
  • Havells India Introduces Energy Efficient Home Appliances II-38
  • Miele Launches Futura ProfiLine Dishwasher II-38
  • Haier America Trading Unveils DWL7075 Series of ENERGY STAR® Qualified Dishwashers II-39
  • Samsung Electronics Launches New Side-by-Side Refrigerator in India II-39
  • DANVER Stainless Steel Cabinetry Unveils ASKO Outdoor Dishwasher II-39
  • Atrix International Rolls Out Atrix Canister Vacuum Cleaner II-39
  • Miele Offers S7580 AutoEco Upright Vacuum II-40
  • Franke Launches Kitchen Waste Disposers II-40
  • Panasonic Unveils ECO Range of Refrigerators in New Zealand Japan/New II-41
  • LG Electronics USA Launches Door-in-DoorTM French-Door Refrigerator II-41
  • Haier India Introduces E - Precis Series Range of Water Heaters in India II-41
  • Davidson Washroom Unveils Dualflow Plus Hand Dryer from Mediclinics II-41
  • Haier Offers Range of Countertop Microwave Ovens II-42
  • Whirlpool Launches AZA 9790 Tumble Dryer II-42
  • LG Electronics Unveils Hygiene Fresh Refrigerators and 6 Motion Direct Drive Washing Machines in Lebanon II-43
  • Tennant Launches Upright Vacuum Cleaners II-43
  • Videocon Unveils Videocon Hero Series II-44
  • LG Launches Largest Refrigerator II-44
  • GE Launches JGBS23: A New Model Free-Standing Cooking Range II-44
  • GE Launches Double-Oven Cooking Range II-44
  • GE Appliances Introduces MyPlate Feature in Microwave Ovens II-45
  • Candy Launches New Range of Microwave Ovens II-45
  • Rowenta Launches Silence Force Extreme II-45
  • Hisense Introduces New Energy-Efficient Hisense Inverter Air-Conditioners in Egypt II-46
  • LG to Unveil Innovative Smartphone Control for Home Appliances Line II-46
  • Philips Supplies Solar LED Lighting, Eco-Friendly Cooking Stoves in South Africa's IIembe District II-46
  • Daewoo Launches Zero Standby Microwave Oven II-46

6. PRODUCT LAUNCHES IN THE RECENT PAST: A PERSPECTIVE BUILDER II-47

  • Dawlance Unveils Innovative Microwave Oven Series II-47
  • Racold Launches Advanced Water Heaters II-47
  • LG Unveils Green Membrane Bioreactor Water Treatment System II-47
  • GE Advantium Ovens Feature Path-breaking Speedcook Technology II-47
  • GE Releases Stylish 18" Dishwasher II-48
  • GE Introduces Latest Zoneline Air Conditioners II-48
  • GE Unveils New GE Profile Refrigerator with Two Freezer Drawers II-48
  • GE Launches New GE Profile Double-Oven Cooking Range II-49
  • Frigidaire Launches Professional® Series All-refrigerator and All-freezer II-49
  • GE Launches GE Profile Wall Ovens II-49
  • Monogram Launches Innovative Range of Integrated All-Freezers and All-Refrigerators II-50
  • GE Launches Integrated Side-by-Side Refrigerator Series II-51
  • Indesit Showcases Intelligent Home Appliances II-51
  • Whirlpool Brand Launches the New Whirlpool® Cabrio® II-52
  • Mitsubishi Electric Introduces 16:3-Aspect TFT-LCD Module II-53
  • Videocon Introduces Careen Tilt Tub Washing Machines Range II-53
  • Candy Hoover Launches Candy Top Loader Compact Washing Machine II-53
  • LG Electronics Introduces Prime Series of Front Loader Washing Machine in Saudi Arabia II-54
  • Nilfisk Industrial Vacuum Division Introduces Nilfisk CFM 118/50EXP Vacuum Cleaner II-54
  • TTK Prestige to Launch Microwave Pressure Cooker II-55
  • LG Electronics India Unveils Direct Cool Refrigerators II-55
  • SANYO Electric Enhances V.I.P.TM Ultralow Temperature Freezers II-55
  • Samsung Electronic Introduces New Refrigerators II-55
  • Miele Unveils Chef Series Microwave Oven II-56
  • Samsung to Introduce OmniPro Microwave Oven II-56
  • A.O. Smith Introduces New Energy Efficient Water Heater II-56
  • Dyson Unveils City DC26 Small Vacuum Cleaner II-56
  • Samsung Electronics America Presents the New RF4287 Refrigerator II-56
  • Neato Launches Robot Vacuum Cleaner II-57
  • Fein Introduces New Series of Dustex Vacuum Cleaners II-57
  • Panasonic Unveils Eco-Friendly Washing Machines II-57
  • Matco-Norca to Introduce Braided Stainless Steel Connectors II-57
  • Maya Appliances Unveils Preethi Brand in India II-57
  • Candy and Hoover Roll out New Intelligent Washing Machines II-58
  • Hoover Presents VHD146 White Washing Machine II-58
  • LG Unveils New Model of Washing Machine F1403RD II-58
  • LEC to Introduce Wire Drawer System II-58
  • LG Unveils a Robot Like Vacuum Cleaner-RoboKing II-58
  • LG Introduces New Range of Dishwashers II-59
  • Electrolux Introduces Silence Amplified Vacuum Cleaner II-59
  • KenBay Launches Customized Compactors II-59
  • ATAG Launches New Range of Dishwashers II-60
  • ATAG Introduces Side-By-Side American-Style Refrigerator Series II-60
  • Sub-Zero Launches In-built Superior Performance Refrigerator-Freezers II-60
  • Wuxi Little Swan to Establish New Facilities II-60
  • Neff Unveils New Range of Dishwashers II-61
  • Samsung Electronics Australia Launches New Microwave Systems in Australia II-61
  • De Dietrich to Introduce Ultrasonic Dishwashers II-61
  • AEG-Electrolux Unveils Super Eco Washing Machine II-61
  • Dawlance Unveils DW-130C Pizza Expert Microwave in Pakistan II-62
  • Bosch to Introduce New'Classic' Refrigerators in Berlin II-62
  • Nilfisk-ALTO Launches New ATITX Series Vacuum Cleaners II-62
  • Siemens Unveil iQ Dishwasher Series II-63
  • Haier Appliances Introduces Spa Water Heaters in India II-63
  • Kaltis Unveils Hydrocarbon Freezers II-63
  • Haier Introduces Coupe SBS Refrigerators in India II-63
  • Samsung India Unveils Range of Fully Automatic Washing Machines in India II-64
  • LG Launches Bagless Vacuum Cleaner in Europe II-64
  • ATAG Introduces VA6511NT Dishwasher II-64
  • Panasonic Australia to Introduce Washing Machines and Luxury Massage Chair II-65
  • LG Electronics Expands Kitchen Portfolio II-65
  • SEA Expands Kitchen Line Portfolio II-65
  • Videocon to Introduce New Range of Washing Machines II-66
  • SAMSUNG India Unveils New Refrigerator Range II-66
  • Elga Process Water Launches Clearo R-O systems II-66
  • Falcon Unveils Falcon 900 Single Cavity Induction Array of Cookers II-67
  • Apollo Industries Launches Crusader Food Waste Disposers II-67
  • Panasonic to Unveil Fridge Freezers in Europe II-67
  • Panasonic to Launch Fridge Freezers and Washing Machines in Europe II-67
  • SECA Introduces Refrigerator Models II-67
  • Sensor Switch Launches Refrigerator Aisle Occupancy Sensor Kit II-68
  • LG Unveils Health Plus Home Appliances Range II-68
  • Bissell Homecare Introduces Pawsitively Clean Brand and Pet Inspired Product Range II-68
  • Philips to Introduce Low-cost Home Appliances in India II-68

7. RECENT INDUSTRY ACTIVITY II-69

  • GE Inaugurates Hybrid Water Heater Production Plant in Louisville II-69
  • Whirlpool Inaugurates New Manufacturing Plant II-69
  • Whirlpool Inks Strategic Alliance with Suning for Sale of Home Appliances in China II-69
  • Daikin Signs Joint Venture with Imora to Form PT. Daikin Air Conditioning II-69
  • SigmaTron International Takes Over Certain Liabilities and Assets of Spitfire Control II-69
  • Haier Group Takes Over Consumer Electric Appliances Business of SANYO Electric II-70
  • GE Energy Industrial Solutions Inks Deal with Quang Dung Technology Distribution II-70
  • Panasonic to Take Over Refrigerated Storage and Distribution Business of Sanyo Philippines II-70
  • Walton Forays into Gulf Market II-70
  • Miele India Establishes Outlet in Gujarat II-71
  • Haier Group Enters into Alliance with Suning Appliance II-71
  • Haier Pakistan Enters into Partnership with Unilever Pakistan II-71
  • BSH Bosch und Siemens Hausgerate Establish Washing Machine Factory in Russia II-71
  • Sinmag Equipment and All Group to Form Joint Venture II-71
  • 360Buy.com Inks Household Appliance Procurement Agreement with Household Appliance Manufacturers II-72
  • The Home Depot to Market Electrolux Appliances in US II-72
  • Sichuan Changhong Electric Group to Foray into Small Household Appliance Market II-72
  • Sharp to Establish New Washing Machine and Refrigerator Facility in Indonesia II-72
  • Panasonic Considers Manufacture of Appliances in Northern Africa II-72
  • Electrolux South Africa Launches Vac from the Sea Project II-73
  • GE Appliances Commences GeoSpringTM Hybrid Water Heater Manufacturing Facility II-73
  • SCHOTT Enters into Partnership with TTK Prestige II-73
  • Honeywell Inks MoU with Haier II-73
  • Bay Grove Acquires Terminal Freezers II-74
  • Daikin Industries Establishes New Air Conditioning Company II-74
  • Royal Philips Electronics to Take Over Provos II-74
  • SANYO Signs Memorandum of Understanding with Haier Group II-75
  • Royal Philips Electronics to Acquire Preethi II-75
  • Daikin Europe Takes Over Airfel II-75
  • BSH Inaugurates New Technology Center in Berlin II-76
  • Haier India Unveils First Haier Experience Centre in Eastern India II-76
  • Haier India Launches New Haier Experience Centre in Western India II-76
  • Haier India Inaugurates Two Haier Experience Centres in Bangalore II-77
  • Groupe SEB Takes Over Majority Stake in Maharaja Appliances II-77
  • Midea and Freescale Semiconductor Unveil Solid State RF Microwave Oven II-77
  • Comcater Introduces Comenda Platinum Series of Commercial Warewashers II-78
  • Panasonic Rolls Out A+++Rated Two-Door Refrigerator II-78
  • Robert Bosch Unveils Zeolite Dishwasher in India II-78
  • MIRC Electronics Unveils Business Diversification Plans II-78
  • Zenith Electronics Inks Agreement with Samsung II-79
  • Frigidaire Washers Recognized as Most Efficient Energy Star® Washer Models II-79
  • BSHs Super-Efficient Product Portfolio Contributes to Environmental Protection II-79
  • Daewoo Electronics Bags Low Carbon Certification for SBS Refrigerator II-79
  • Daewoo to Foray into New Southeast Asian Markets II-80

8. INDUSTRY ACTIVITY IN THE RECENT PAST: A PERSPECTIVE BUILDER II-81

  • BSH Forges Joint Venture Agreement with Al Jezy Group II-81
  • Daewoo Broadens Footprint in South Asian Market II-81
  • Danby Products Acquires Mac-Grays MicroFridge® II-81
  • BSHs Zeolite® Drying System Bags the 2010 Utopia Award II-82
  • Samsung to Establish New Refrigerator Manufacturing Facility II-82
  • Gome Inks Agreement with Samsung II-82
  • Wuxi Little Swan to Acquire Assets of Hefei Royalstar Washing Machine II-82
  • MIRC Electronics to Commence Production of Refrigerators II-82
  • GE to Commence Production of Dryers and Washers II-83
  • Whirlpool Corporation Enters into Partnership with Beazer Homes II-83
  • Miele Appliances Enters into Indian Market II-83
  • Jumbo Signs Distribution Agreement with Gorenje II-83
  • Samsung India Electronics to Produce Home Appliances II-84
  • Suning Appliance Enters into Agreement with Whirlpool II-84
  • ETA Star Appliances to Introduce Sanyo in India II-84
  • LG Electronics to Launch Innovative Products in India II-84
  • Midea Electric Acquires Majority Stake in Little Swan II-84
  • DBG Group Investments LLC Acquires EcoQuest International II-85
  • Indesit Company SpA to Close Plant in Italy II-85
  • Whirlpool to Close Plant in Indiana II-85
  • Samsung Electronics Acquires Amicas Washing Machine and Refrigerator Manufacturing Facilities II-85
  • HD Enters into Agreement with GE Consumer & Industrial II-85
  • SED International and Panasonic Enter into a Distribution Deal II-86
  • GEA Refrigeration Acquires Intec USA II-86
  • Megtec Systems Acquires Intellectual Property of Ross Air Systems II-86
  • ACS Group Takes Over Walton/Stout II-86
  • Hefei Rongshida Sanyo Electric Signs Agreement with Hefei New High-tech Area II-86
  • Sichuan Changhong Electric to Divest Air Conditioner Business II-86
  • Akai to Re-establish Brand Position in Indian Sub-continent II-86
  • Panasonic Europe to Establish Panasonic Home Appliance Lifestyle Research Centre Europe II-87
  • Rheem Australia to Acquire Aqua-Max Water-Heating Business from Sietel II-87
  • Altex Romania Establishes New Store in Timisoara II-87
  • Shandong Sanlian Group to Establish New Household Appliance Retail Company II-88
  • Gree Electric Appliances Signs Agreement with Daikin Industries II-88
  • Vell Group Acquires E.Zitouniatis II-88
  • Salton, Inc. Name Changed to Russell Hobbs, Inc. II-88
  • Voltas Acquires Interest in Universal Comfort Products II-88
  • Middleby Corp Acquires Frifri Aro II-88
  • Middleby Takes Over GIGA Grandi Cucine II-89
  • Starbucks Corp. Acquires The Coffee Equipment Co. II-89
  • Tennant Co. Acquires Sociedade Alfa Ltda II-89
  • Red Diamond Capital Inc., Takes Over WC Wood Group of Cos II-89
  • Dexter Apache Holdings Buys Leer LP II-89
  • Illinois Tool Works Inc. Snaps Up Peerless Machinery Corp. II-89
  • Haier Appliances (India) to Expand in India II-90
  • Midea Electric Appliances Signs Agreement with Toshiba Carrier Corp. II-90
  • LG Electronics Inc., (South Korea) to Share Patents with GE II-90
  • Samsung Electronics Starts Production of Front-Load Washing Machines in India II-90
  • Haier to Launch New Range of Electrical Appliances in India II-90
  • Electrolux to Export Refrigerators to SAARC Nations, Africa and Middle East II-90
  • ETA Star Appliances Enters into Marketing Agreement with Indesit II-91
  • Metalfrio Solutions Acquires Capital Stock of Senocak Holding II-91
  • Baosteel Group Signs Cooperative Agreement with Haier Group II-91
  • Panasonic Plans to Open Offices in St.Petersburg and Moscow II-91
  • A.O. Smith to Venture into Indian Water Heater Market II-91
  • Matsushita Electric Industrial Company Renamed as Panasonic II-91
  • Electrolux to Invest in Hungarian Plants II-91
  • Mitsubishi Electric to Shutter Down Washing Machine Production II-92
  • Shanghai Hitachi Household Appliances Company Opens Office in New Delhi II-92
  • Bharat Petroleum to Diversify II-92
  • Merloni TermoSanitari to Focus on India's Water Heater Market II-92
  • Jaquar & Company Signs A Joint Venture Agreement with A.O. Smith Water Products Company II-92
  • Midea Electric to Enter into Joint Venture with Carrier Asia II-92
  • Merloni to Produce Parts for Ardo Washing Machines II-93
  • Midea Electric to Acquire Subsidiaries Of Welling Holding II-93
  • Panasonic to Offer Household Appliances in German Market II-93
  • Daewoo to Invest in Polish Market II-93
  • Whirlpool Enters into a Joint Venture with Hisense II-93
  • Whirlpool Corporation to Invest in WIL II-94
  • Horizont-Midea Group Joint Venture to Produce Microwave Ovens II-94
  • Citronix to Sign Agreement with ZTE to Form Joint Company II-94
  • The Elica Group Acquires Gutmann II-94
  • Indesit Company Acquires Outstanding Stake in GDA from GE II-94
  • Midea to Acquire Remaining Interest in Hefei Rongshida Laundering Equipment Manufacturing II-94
  • The Riverside Company Takes Over Eemax II-95
  • Sanyo Electric Takes Over Interest in Dalian Bingshan Group II-95
  • Daikin Takes Over Rotex Group Companies II-95
  • Qingdao Haier Company to Acquire Interest in Haier Electronics from Deutsche Bank II-95
  • The Southern Fund Takes Over Stake in Desmon II-96
  • Mac-Gray Takes Over Automatic II-96
  • Midea Electric Acquires Interest in Wuxi Little Swan Company from Wuxi Guolian Development (Group) Company II-96
  • AP Wagner Takes Over Assets of Jacoby II-96
  • BSH Bosch and Siemens Hausgeraete Takes Over Willem van Rijn Huishoud-elektro II-97
  • Gome Acquires BF Electric II-97
  • Reliance Retail to Set Up Home Appliance Stores II-97
  • Toshiba Acquires TCL II-97
  • Fujitsu General Central Air-conditioner Establishes New Facility II-97
  • BSH Home Appliance Manufactures New Range of Products II-98
  • Whirlpool and Suning Appliance Enter into Strategic Partnership II-98
  • A.O. Smith Signs Merger Agreement with Smith Investment II-98
  • Godrej to Consolidate the Business II-98
  • Matsushita Electric to Merge with Matsushita Battery II-98
  • Haier Air Conditioner Establishes New Facility II-99
  • Haier Refrigerator Enters into Partnership with C Channel II-99

9. FOCUS ON SELECT GLOBAL PLAYERS II-100

  • AB Electrolux (Sweden) II-100
  • BSH Bosch-Siemens Hausgerate GmbH (Germany) II-100
  • GE Consumer & Industrial (USA) II-100
  • Groupe SEB (France) II-101
  • Haier Group (China) II-101
  • Hamilton Beach Brands, Inc. (USA) II-101
  • Hitachi Ltd. (Japan) II-102
  • Indesit Company SpA (Italy) II-102
  • LG Electronics Inc. (Korea) II-102
  • Panasonic Corporation (Japan) II-103
  • Sanyo Electric Co Ltd (Japan) II-103
  • Miele & CIE, KG (Germany) II-103
  • Mitsubishi Electric Corporation (Japan) II-104
  • Royal Philips Electronics NV (The Netherlands) II-104
  • Samsung Electronics Co Ltd (Korea) II-104
  • Spectrum Brand Holdings (USA) II-104
  • Sunbeam Products, Inc. (USA) II-105
  • Whirlpool Corp. (USA) II-105
  • Maytag Corporation (USA) II-106
  • Hoover (USA) - A Division of Maytag II-106

10. GLOBAL MARKET PERSPECTIVE II-107

III. Market

IV. Competitive Landscape
Total Companies Profiled: 232 (including Divisions/Subsidiaries - (310)

The United States (44)
Canada (8)
Japan (12)
Europe (143)
France (7)
Germany (21)
The United Kingdom (26)
Italy (35)
Spain (9)
Rest of Europe (45)
Asia-Pacific (Excluding Japan) (92)
Latin America (7)
Africa (4)

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