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Caverion has completed the acquisition of the Refrigeration Solutions business of Huurre Group Oy following the receipt of the necessary approval from the Swedish competition authority. Caverion announced on 29 October an agreement with Huurre... Read more

Slovenian household appliance manufacturer Gorenje, which is majority owned by China's Hisense Group, has said it is to sell its Serbian unit, Gorenje Tiki, to Swedish water heater maker Nibe Industrier. Neither party has disclosed a sum for the... Read more

Waste Electrical and Electronic Equipment (WEEE) is the elephant in the room. A quick scan of recent news articles pulls up a plethora of missed targets, new legislation, illegal exportation and high technology. A heady mix of information, indeed... Read more

Italian electrical appliances manufacturer Thermowatt has opened a new plant in Svilajnac, central Serbia, according to reports in the Serbian Monitor, which cited a statement from the Italian Embassy in Belgrade... Read more

The European Commission has ratified new "right to repair" regulations which will make the repair of domestic appliances easier. From 2021, the regulations require manufacturers to design longer-lasting machines and to make spare parts easily and... Read more

Swedish home appliance manufacturer Electrolux is to invest €100-million in it's Hungarian plant in Nyíregyháza, in the country's east as a means of increasing its products' competitiveness. At the same time, the company will be outsourcing its... Read more

AO Recycling has announced it has plans to open a plastics recycling facility near its fridge recycling plant in Telford, UK... Read more

LG Electronics has launched its ambitious Zero Carbon 2030 initiative, whereby the company is committing to the achievement of net-zero carbon emissions from all global emissions within the next 12 years... Read more

The European Commission has agreed on and adopted the final format and visual identity of new energy efficiency labels. The labels will be applied to five household product groups and one commercial product groups and will be visible for consumers... Read more

The UK government has unveiled a post-Brexit UK equivalent to the CE mark, known as the UKCA, to be used in the event of the UK leaving the EU without a deal. Read more

Accuride, with nearly one million square feet of manufacturing space on three continents and growing, is the largest company in the world dedicated to the innovative design and manufacture of telescopic slides. Read more

Accuride International, a manufacturer of telescopic extension slides, will launch the second generation of Fullpyro, a pyrolytic-compatible telescopic extension slide, in September 2018. Read more

  • Huurre Caverion

  • Gorenje

  • Waste electronics

  • "Right to Repair" rules to be adopted in EU from 2021

  • Electrolux Nyiregyhaza Hungary

  • AO Recycling