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2011-04-13 11:00:00

BENTON HARBOR, Mich., April 13, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Maytag brand has launched a new advertising campaign under the banner What's Inside Matters(TM). The storytelling ads emphasize not only the durable, dependable parts Maytag brand puts in every appliance, but the importance of the things people put inside as well, and the urgencies surrounding them. From a favorite doll to mom's best cookies, Maytag brand makes appliances that are dependably built for the things people depend on....

2010-03-16 14:20:00

BENTON HARBOR, Mich., March 16 /PRNewswire/ -- Hercules Corporation, of Hicksville, N.Y., was recently rewarded for their exceptional promotion and advocacy of energy and water efficiency with the Maytag® Commercial Laundry Energy Advantage Award. The award was presented during the Maytag® Commercial Laundry 52nd Annual Meeting in Orlando, Fla. "Hercules' dedication to supplying environmentally-conscious products to the multi-housing industry is...

2005-07-18 04:10:56

By Karen Jacobs ATLANTA (Reuters) - U.S. appliance maker Whirlpool Corp. on Sunday proposed to buy smaller rival Maytag Corp. for more than $1.3 billion, topping an existing buyout offer for the maker of Hoover vacuums and possibly sparking a bidding war. The Whirlpool offer of $17 a share beats a $14-a-share bid by an investor group led by New York private equity firm Ripplewood Holdings and represents a 10 percent premium over Maytag's closing stock price of $15.45 on Friday. The...

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  • A fool; a simpleton: a term of abuse common in Ireland and to a less extent in the Gaelic-speaking parts of Scotland.
This word is partly Irish in origin.