Live Large in Small Spaces with GE’s New Micro-Kitchen Concepts
Simplifying, downsizing or the less-is-more movement – call it what you will – millions of Americans, from Millennials to Boomers, are seeking smaller living quarters. GE plans to manufacture micro kitchens at its FirstBuild microfactory by year-end.
The Expressionist Collection®, New collection of small kitchen appliances by Electrolux
“The Expressionist Collection was developed for design conscious consumers who take pride in their homes and who have a strong sense of aesthetics”, says James Brouillard, globally responsible for the Electrolux Small Domestic Appliances product line. “The design has been successfully tested on consumers in Europe, North America and Asia.”
The new Expressionist Collection includes a drip coffee maker, a water kettle, a toaster, a tabletop blender and an immersion blender. It is designed to match the larger Electrolux kitchen appliances like the Inspiration and Gourmet ranges.
Electrolux joins AllSeen Alliance to enable seamlessly connected appliances
“Electrolux strongly believes that this technology, where appliances communicate with each other, with consumers and with other devices, offers a great potential to develop products and services that improve how we cook our food and clean our homes. For instance, we are working on solutions for smarter cooking, which will leverage our professional capabilities to help people achieve great tasting food with minimum effort,” said Jan Brockmann, Chief Technology Officer, Electrolux.
Electrolux, a global leader in appliances for home and professional use, today announced it has joined the AllSeen Alliance, the broadest Internet of Everything open-source project, as a Premier Member. Membership in this collaborative initiative is a key enabler for Electrolux to help realize the promise of this technology and use connectivity to enhance the experience and end result of everyday tasks.
Smeg launches new small kitchen appliance range
THE NEW ICONS OF THE DOMESTIC SPACE
Symbolic objects, icons that transform the space that they occupy, the new 50’s Retro Style small appliances recollect the past. They are capable of shaping everyday spaces, they breathe new life into old ways and preceding habits, such as is the way in art and memory.
Curved and compact products, star characters of the kitchen, developed for people who want to dabble at being a chef, but not only.
From the 2×2 and 2×4 slice toasters, to the standard or variable temperature kettles, to the blender and stand mixer, Smeg small domestic appliances are tools that ensure excellent performance in all stages of food preparation, and have powerful personalities to match.