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Can Demand Keep Up For Tech As Buyers Become Less Satisfied?

Customer satisfaction has dropped for household appliances and electronics, but pent-up demand and a consumer penchant for the newest technology has kept sales strong, according to a report released today by the Ann Arbor-based American Customer Satisfaction Index.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/17/2013

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Tips To Keep Your Appliances Running

Learn how to keep your large home appliances working through basic maintenance.

01/02/2013

The high-tech control panel of a Whirlpool washer

Whirlpool To Cut 5,000 Jobs Despite Doubled Profits

Whirlpool Corp. announced that it will cut 5,000 positions in North America and Europe despite also reporting net income of $177 million or $2.27 a share, up from $79 million or $1.02 a share a year earlier.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/30/2011

Customer Satisfaction With PCs, Appliances, Electronics Hits a Wall

Customer satisfaction across three durable goods industries stalled in 2011, with the majority of companies staying almost exactly where they were in 2010, according to a report released Tuesday by the Ann Arbor-based American Customer Satisfaction Index.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/20/2011

The high-tech control panel of a Whirlpool washer

Whirlpool, Greystar Sign National Appliance Agreement

Benton Harbor-based Whirlpool Corp. and Charleston, S.C.-based Greystar Real Estate Partners announced today a new joint national appliance program that will allow the United States’ largest multifamily property management company to provide stylish, quality appliances to its facilities at affordable prices.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/26/2011

The high-tech control panel of a Whirlpool washer

Whirlpool Profits Nearly Double

Benton Harbor-based Whirlpool Corp. reported fourth quarter net income of $171 million, or $2.19 a share, up from $95 million, or $1.24 a share, in the fourth quarrter of 2009. Sales of $5.04 billion increased […]

02/02/2011

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