According to the International Housewares Association, the 2018 International Home + Housewares Show sold out in late December, more than 10 weeks before the scheduled opening day.
Whirlpool Corporation is expanding its smart home appliance ecosystem this year with a collaboration with Honeywell. Consumers will now be able to connect smart appliances from Whirlpool Corporation to Honeywell’s line of connected thermostats.
In an effort to overcome current barriers to smart home adoption, Haier displayed complete, one-stop smart home solutions at CES in Las Vegas.
LG Electronics has created the ThinQ brand to identify its 2018 home appliances, consumer electronics and services that utilize artificial intelligence (AI).
Philips has teamed up with HomeLab and its Healthy Home Program. Through the program, consumers can monitor their home’s air quality and get expert guidance on how to create a healthier home.
iRobot’s Roomba 690 robotic vacuum will be honored with the first Smart Home Award at the 2018 Housewares Design Awards celebration on January 30 during the Las Vegas Market.