Friedrich Air Conditioning Co. has donated a variety of AC products to the Roy Maas Youth Alternatives (RMYA) Turning Point Transitional Living, a nonprofit program that helps local at-risk young adults learn how to live productive, independent lives.
Helen of Troy is kicking off Pur Community, a new initiative from the company’s health and home division, which is designed to help municipalities experiencing water quality issues with immediate and cost-effective point-of-use filtration solutions.
Smartmi has launched a Kickstarter campaign for its Smartmi Air Purifier. The new air cleaner monitors and analyzes indoor air quality, cleans air automatically and features a three-stage filter system with antimicrobial and antiviral coating.
The public’s growing health concern over airborne pathogens in confined interior spaces can now be addressed with a new air sanitizer designed specifically to neutralize germs, bacteria and viruses in the air. The Remington Airetrex 365 Air Sanitizer, made by Pinnacle Climate Technologies, uses short-wave ultraviolet light, or UV-C, to destroy pathogens as air flows through the unit.
The current market environment produced overall higher demand for Helen of Troy’s housewares, health and home and beauty products, as the company posted a strong first quarter.
Lasko Products will officially debut in the Indian market this year, with products in the premium tower fan category. The company also provides air purifiers, heaters, outdoor living products, humidifiers and other related products, which will be launched in India at a later date.
DeLonghi America has launched new products in its kitchen electrics and home comfort categories, including a new air fryer and a new portable air conditioner.
Emerson Quiet Kool, a division of Home Easy, is introducing its first light weight outdoor 1,000 BTU portable air conditioner. It is designed to cool up to 100 square feet, and is ideal for camping grounds, job sites, mini offices or wherever cooling is needed for tight spaces.
LG Electronics USA has expanded its portfolio of energy-efficient residential air care products to include the LG PuriCare 50-pint dehumidifier with drain pump. The model joins an existing roster of drain tank dehumidifiers, as well as room air conditioners that deliver energy savings with the company’s dual inverter compressor technology.
Dyson has launched its first three-in-one purifying humidifying fan, the Dyson Pure Humidify+Cool. The new machine uses UV-C technology to hygienically humidify in winter, evaporatively cool in summer and efficiently purify all year round, the company said.
U.S. dollar sales of small appliances grew nearly 8% over the week ending March 14, 2020, compared to the same period in 2019, The NPD Group reported.