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2014-06-16 12:22:50

Whirlpool Brand Duet® offers new level of energy efficiency BENTON HARBOR, Mich., June 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Whirlpool Corporation (NYSE: WHR) is the first appliance manufacturer to offer an ENERGY STAR® certified clothes dryer. The company received recent certification from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency's (EPA) ENERGY STAR program on the Whirlpool brand Duet® model WED87HED steam dryer. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140616/118507 The EPA announced its...

2014-06-09 08:34:56

BENTON HARBOR, Mich., June 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Whirlpool Corporation (NYSE: WHR), the world's leading global manufacturer and marketer of major home appliances, will be participating in the Bank of America Merrill Lynch Housing Summit on Wednesday, June 11 and will be reaffirming its full-year 2014 guidance. Jeff Fettig, chairman and chief executive officer, will be meeting with investors during the summit at the Bank of America Conference Center in Boston, MA....

2014-05-22 23:10:13

Lawsuits allege Whirlpool built-in wall ovens have a defective self-cleaning feature that can burn out control panels, blow fuses, and lose power-- making the oven lock and rendering it unusable. Indianapolis, Indiana (PRWEB) May 22, 2014 Attorneys from Cohen & Malad, LLP have filed a class action lawsuit on behalf of consumers who purchased Whirlpool built-in wall ovens with self-cleaning features (State of Indiana, Marion County Superior Court 49D12 14 05 FL 016420). The lawsuit...

2014-05-20 08:25:04

BENTON HARBOR, Mich., May 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Whirlpool Corporation (WHR), the world's leading global manufacturer and marketer of major home appliances, will present at EE Global 2014 in Washington, D.C., from May 20-21. Whirlpool efficiency experts Dave Szczupak, executive vice president, global product organization; Nathan Mouw, director, government regulatory affairs; and Ron Voglewede, global sustainability director, will share insights and key learnings on the broad industry topic...

2014-05-12 12:34:38

BENTON HARBOR, Mich., May 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Whirlpool Corporation (NYSE: WHR), the world's leading global manufacturer and marketer of major home appliances, will be presenting at the 7(th) Annual J.P. Morgan Homebuilding & Building Products Conference on Wednesday, May 14 at 11:00 a.m. ET at the J.P. Morgan Headquarters in New York City. Presenting for Whirlpool will be Larry Venturelli, executive vice president and chief financial officer. The company will be...

2014-05-12 08:37:02

Social program aims to unveil #fridgie personalities through the lens of a refrigerator BENTON HARBOR, Mich., May 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Watch out "selfie," here comes #fridgie. Today Whirlpool brand launches the #fridgie to give consumers a social platform to express who they are through the lens of their refrigerator. Whirlpool is encouraging people to snap and share photos of the inside of their refrigerator to provide a humorous but telling glimpse into the diverse lives of...

2014-04-28 12:21:48

Software provider to share the stage with Whirlpool on the topic of sourcing excellence, May 5-7 PITTSBURGH, April 28, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Directworks, a leading provider of direct materials sourcing and supplier management software, today announced the details of its presentation at the upcoming annual ISM conference. Directworks will be co-presenting a session entitled "Implementing Sourcing Excellence to Achieve Global Product Leadership" with longtime customer Whirlpool,...

2014-04-24 12:35:01

TULSA, Okla., April 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Whirlpool Corporation (WHR) announces today that its Tulsa plant has achieved a significant manufacturing milestone by building its 20 millionth free-standing range. The landmark unit is a gas range produced for the Whirlpool brand. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20040202/DETU004LOGO "After producing ranges here in Tulsa for 18 years, Line 3 completed our 20 millionth unit this afternoon," said Bruce Alexander, Tulsa plant leader....

2014-04-24 12:31:53

Three-Year Project an Experiment in Resource-Efficient Building and Remodeling BENTON HARBOR, Mich., April 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- An energy-inefficient, late 1920's vintage bungalow in West Lafayette, Ind., will become a living laboratory for appliance and resource efficiency research thanks to a combined effort by the Whirlpool Corporation and Purdue University. As part of corporate commitments to sustainability and advancements in the home building and remodeling industries,...

2014-04-15 12:33:45

BENTON HARBOR, Mich., April 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Whirlpool Corporation (NYSE: WHR) announced today the results of its annual stockholders' meeting, including the election of directors for the next year. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20040202/DETU004LOGO Whirlpool stockholders elected 12 individuals to the board of directors. Samuel R. Allen, Gary T. DiCamillo, Diane M. Dietz, Geraldine T. Elliott, Jeff M. Fettig, Michael F. Johnston, William T. Kerr, John D. Liu, Harish...

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2010-09-13 17:07:12

The M51 Group, located in Canes Venatici, is named after the brightest galaxy in the group, the Whirlpool Galaxy (M51A). The few other notable members include the companion galaxy to the Whirlpool Galaxy (M51B) and the Sunflower Galaxy (M63).

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This word ultimately comes from the Latin 'vermis,' worm.