Electrolux and NewAir LLC have teamed on a licensing agreement with the latter launching a line of evaporative coolers and misting fans for home use under the Frigidaire brand.
Friedrich Air Conditioning Co. has promoted Michael Brief to division vice president, retail, effective immediately.
Soleus Air will be the primary sponsor of driver Brandon Jones at the 2019 NASCAR Gander Outdoors Truck Series Race set for July 11 at Kentucky Speedway.
Home comfort supplier Lasko has acquired Intertex, Inc., dba B-Air, a developer and supplier of high-quality air movement products.
World and Main has named Eric Gundersen the company’s senior director of home environment.
Small home appliances ranging from food prep electrics to robotic vacuums and home environment appliances were among the top-selling products during the Thanksgiving Holiday weekend, according to The NPD Group.
Second quarter net revenue at Helen of Troy was up more than 14% as strong growth in the company’s housewares and health and home divisions were the key drivers.
Sales of smart home devices with voice control, excluding smart speakers, will leap from just 154,000 units in 2018 to 32.3 million in 2025, according to the report “2018 Smart Home Devices with Voice Control” by Strategy Analytics.
Bluewater Group, Imagine H2O and 11th Hour Racing have named the 2018 winners of the Urban Drinking Water Challenge. The challenge is a global innovation competition to deploy and scale decentralized drinking water solutions for fast-growing, water-scarce cities.