Ford, Whirlpool Part Of Energy Saving Lifestyle DemoAmericans can sharply cut their energy use without sacrificing lifestyle comfort. That's the message of Dearborn's Ford Motor Co. and Benton Harbor-based Whirlpool Corp., which are demonstrating products in the Ford-led MyEnergy Lifetyle retrofit contest on Katie Couric's syndicated talk show, "Katie."
Whirlpool Corp. Reaffirms Commitment to Smart Home TechWhirlpool Corp. Monday announced the launch of a line of smart appliances with technology it has branded 6th Sense Live.
14 Companies To Add 4,590 Michigan Jobs, Invest $1.1 BillionThe Michigan Strategic Fund Wednesday approved state incentives to support 14 business expansions that are expected to generate more than $1.1 billion in investments and add 4,590 jobs in Michigan.
Whirlpool, Honeywell Introduce Better Insulation Into U.S.-Made RefrigeratorsWhirlpool Corp. (NYSE: WHR) and Honeywell (NYSE: HON) have announced that all Whirlpool U.S.-made refrigerators will begin incorporating Honeywell's Solstice Liquid Blowing Agent.
Benton Harbor Manufacturer's Web Site Complains Of Land Encroachment, BullyingNew Products Corp., Benton Harbor’s longest surviving manufacturer, is seeking to raise public awareness and support about ongoing property encroachment and other issues impacting the company.
Whirlpool To Cut 5,000 Jobs To Reduce CostsAppliance maker Whirlpool Corp. said Friday it will cut 5,000 jobs, about 10 percent of its workforce in North America and Europe, as it faces soft demand and higher costs for materials.
Whirlpool Joins The "It Gets Better" MovementIn honor of National Coming Out Day, Whirlpool Corporation's employees posted a video to share an "It Gets Better" message with LGBT youth who are struggling with bullying and self-acceptance.
Whirlpool, Greystar Sign National Appliance AgreementBenton 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.
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Whirlpool Boosts Dividend 16.3 PercentBenton Harbor-based Whirlpool Corp. said Monday that its board of directors had approved a 16.3 percent increase in the dividend on its common stock.
Whirlpool Call Center Consolidation Adds Jobs In MichiganDue to decreasing call volume, Whirlpool will consolidate its U.S. contact center network and close its Yakima, Wash. contact center. Approximately 50 jobs will be added to the company's two remaining U.S. contact centers in Benton Harbor and Cleveland, Tenn.