Home appliance is that everything that is needed to make a home comes under the category of home appliances and it is used to accomplish some household functions like cleaning, cooking. Home appliances can classified in to three. Major appliances, Small appliances and Consumer electronics.
Major appliances include air conditioners, freezers, refrigerators, kitchen stoves, water heaters, washing machines, trash compactors, microwave ovens and induction cookers. fans, heater, electric mixers, meat grinders, coffee grinders are come under small appliances and Entertainment and information appliances like home electronics, TV sets, CD, VCRs and DVD players, camcorders and still cameras are coming under consumer electronics. Here we are listing top five home appliance brands in the world.
Haier Group is a number one Chinese multinational consumer electronics and home appliances company founded in 1984 headquartered in Qingdao, China. Zhang Ruimin is the founder of haier group. They designs, develops, manufactures and sells products including air conditioners, mobile phones, computers, microwave ovens, washing machines, refrigerators, water heaters and televisions. In every minute on average 125 overseas consumers are becoming Haier customers. They had the world’s largest market share in white goods.
The Whirlpool Corporation is an world’s leading global manufacturer of home appliances founded in 1911 and headquartered in Benton Charter Township,Michigan, United States. They are selling approximately $21 billion annually in more than 170 countries around the world and 97,000 employees also has 70 manufacturing and technology research centers in 2015. The company markets Whirlpool, KitchenAid, Maytag, Consul, Brastemp, Amana, Bauknecht, Jenn-Air,Indesit and other major brand names.
AB Electrolux is a one of the largest multinational home appliance manufacturer founded in 1919 and headquartered in Stockholm, Sweden. they are selling selling more than 40 million products to customers in 150 countries every year. Their products include refrigerators, dishwashers, washing machines, vacuum cleaners and cookers and they sold under brands such as Electrolux, AEG-Electrolux, Zanussi, Eureka and Frigidaire. They has more than 54,000 employees strength.
Gree Electric Appliances Inc is a major home appliance manufacturer founded in 1991 and headquartered in Zhuhai, Guangdong China. Gree Electric is the world’s largest residential air-conditioner manufacturer. They manufacture two types of air conditioner household air conditioners and commercial air conditioners. Other major products from Gree Electric are electric fans, water dispensers, heaters, rice cookers, air purifiers, water kettles, humidifiers and induction cookers. It has developed three brands, namely GREE, TOSOT and KINGHOME.
BSH Bosch & Siemens
BSH is one of the leading home appliances corporation (BSH), headquartered in Irvine, California, is a wholly owned subsidiary of BSH Hausgeräte GmbH based in Munich, Germany. They are the largest manufacturer of home appliances in Europe. They operates 43 factories in 13 countries in Europe, the United States, Latin America and Asia. The United States BSH markets kitchen appliances under the Bosch, Thermador and Gaggenau brands.