iRobot Files Patent Infringement Suits

Robotic vacuum supplier iRobot has taken legal action against five floor care suppliers, claiming that each of the companies have used its patented technology without permission.

Bissell Launches CrossWave Vacuum

Bissell has introduced a new multi-surface cleaning system, the CrossWave vacuum. According to the company, the CrossWave vacuums and washes floors at the same time, reducing the need for multiple cleaning tools.