Newell Brands’ Sunbeam is collaborating with the U.S. Pain Foundation for September’s Pain Awareness Month to call attention to the real-life barriers chronic pain patients face in accessing proper pain treatment. The initiative will also offer perspective into pain management solutions, including heat therapy.
Instant Brands, makers of the Instant Pot multicooker, has expanded its family of small appliances with the introduction of the Instant Pod, a 2-in-1 coffee and espresso maker.
Whirlpool Corporation, the parent company of KitchenAid, has named Winn Everhart as svp/U.S. operations, effective October 1, 2020. Winn joins Whirlpool following a nearly two-decade long tenure at the Coca-Cola Company, where he most recently served as general manager for the company’s Philippines market.
KitchenAid is presenting “A Woman’s Place,” a documentary short, now streaming on Hulu. The film raises awareness of the harsh inequalities women in the culinary profession face and is an initiative to empower and elevate them to the top of the industry.
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.
Slightly more than 18 months after being acquired by global beverage giant PepsiCo in a deal valued at $3.2 billion, SodaStream is enjoying expansion in sales of its consumer home carbonation products, including carbonation machines, CO2 cartridges, syrups, concentrates and other water flavorings.
Jura’s coffee accessories and care products are now a major growth category for the brand. The company offers more than 20 SKUs, including milk containers and coolers, frothers and frothing accessories, cup warmers, accessory drawers, care and cleaning products, and Smart Connect, which allows select Jura automatic coffee machines to be operated from a smartphone or tablet via a free app.