Casabella has launched subscription services for its best selling refills.
The deadline to enter the 2018 Housewares Design Awards has been extended to November 3, 2017.
Samsung has introduced new limited edition “Star Wars” versions of its Powerbot robotic vacuum cleaner, model VR7000. The result of a collaboration between Samsung and Star Wars fans, the vacuum designs are intended to captivate fans in anticipation of the December release of “Star Wars: The Last Jedi.”
In an effort to expand its global operations, iRobot has acquired Robopolis, its largest European distributor, based in Lyon, France, for a preliminary purchase price of $141 million.
JPaulJones has expanded the retail presence for the EyeVac Home line, a touchless vacuum system, with Best Buy through its sales representation relationship with WolfPoint Group.
Expanding its connected appliance initiative, LG Electronics has equipped almost 87 of its appliances, including air conditioners, vacuums and air purifiers, with Google Assistant on Google Home compatibility.
Neato Robotics has been acquired by Germany-based Vorwerk Group in an effort to further expand into the home robotic vacuum market. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed.
Black + Decker has introduced the PowerSeries Pro line of vacuum cleaners, which can be used as cordless uprights or as detachable canister vacuums.
Electrolux has introduced a newly designed robotic vacuum, which the company said features advanced technologies and performance.