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Oct 24, 2014, 06:00 ET
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Whirlpool Completes Acquisition Of Majority Stake In Hefei Sanyo

Today Whirlpool Corporation [NYSE: WHR] completed its acquisition of a majority interest (51 percent) in Hefei Rongshida Sanyo Electric Co., Ltd....

Oct 22, 2014, 10:05 ET
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Whirlpool Corporation Names Liotine President, North America

 Jeff M. Fettig, Chairman and CEO today announced the promotion of Joseph T. Liotine to the position of Executive Vice President, Whirlpool...

Oct 22, 2014, 10:00 ET
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Whirlpool Corporation Appoints New Vice Chairmen In Expanded Roles

 Jeff M. Fettig, Chairman and CEO announced today the appointment of Michael A. Todman and Marc R. Bitzer to the respective positions of Vice...

Oct 21, 2014, 10:48 ET
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Whirlpool Corporation Declares Quarterly Dividend

The board of directors of Whirlpool Corporation (NYSE: WHR) today declared a quarterly dividend of 75 cents per share on the company's common...

Oct 20, 2014, 07:00 ET
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Whirlpool Corporation to Announce Third-Quarter Results and Hold Conference Call on October 28

 Whirlpool Corporation (NYSE: WHR) will release third-quarter financial results at 6 a.m. ET on Tuesday, October 28, 2014.  Whirlpool...

Oct 14, 2014, 12:31 ET
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Whirlpool Completes Purchase of Majority Interest in Indesit

 Whirlpool Corporation (NYSE: WHR) announced today that its wholly owned subsidiary, Whirlpool Italia Holdings S.r.l., acquired a 56 percent...

Oct 13, 2014, 12:15 ET
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European Commission Approves Whirlpool's Acquisition of Indesit

 Whirlpool Corporation (NYSE: WHR) announced today that the European Commission approved the acquisition of a majority stake in Indesit Company...

Oct 01, 2014, 13:30 ET
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Whirlpool Corporation Spotlights U.S. Investments in Support of Manufacturing Day

 In recognition of Manufacturing Day on October 3, Whirlpool Corporation (NYSE: WHR) reiterated the company's investment in American...

Sep 29, 2014, 09:00 ET
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Whirlpool Corporation encourages consumers to go green with Refresh & Recycle, a first-of-its-kind refrigerator water filter recycling initiative

 Whirlpool Corporation (NYSE: WHR) is launching a new recycling initiative that offers consumers a responsible alternative to throwing out...

Sep 15, 2014, 06:30 ET
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Whirlpool Corporation receives final CSRC approval for acquisition of majority stake in Hefei Sanyo

 Whirlpool Corporation (NYSE: WHR) received today written approval from the China Securities Regulatory Commission (CSRC) to acquire a 51...

Aug 19, 2014, 09:29 ET
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Whirlpool Corporation Declares Quarterly Dividend

 The board of directors of Whirlpool Corporation (NYSE: WHR) declared today a quarterly dividend of 75 cents per share on the company's common...

Aug 01, 2014, 11:47 ET
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Italian Court of Ancona Approves Whirlpool Corporation's Indesit Share Purchase

 Whirlpool Corporation (NYSE: WHR) announces that today the Italian Court of Ancona issued the authorization relating to the sale of...

Jul 23, 2014, 06:00 ET
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Whirlpool Corporation Reports Second-Quarter 2014 Results

Whirlpool Corporation (NYSE: WHR) announced today second-quarter GAAP net earnings of $179 million, or $2.25 per diluted share, compared to $198...

Jul 18, 2014, 14:30 ET
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Whirlpool Corporation Introduces New Hybrid Heat Pump Dryer Technology, HybridCare™

 Following the recent introduction of the first ever ENERGY STAR® certified electric dryer1, Whirlpool Corporation...

Jul 18, 2014, 09:00 ET
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Michigan Innovation Forum to Include U.S. Commerce Secretary Penny Pritzker, Business Leaders

Whirlpool Corporation (NYSE: WHR) will host the Michigan Innovation Forum at its North America headquarters, Friday, July 18, from 1:30 p.m. to 3...

Jul 17, 2014, 15:06 ET

Whirlpool Corp. completes first purchase of Indesit stock

Whirlpool Corporation (NYSE: WHR) announces that today it has completed the purchase of 4.4 percent of Indesit Company S.p.A. (BIT: IND) shares...

Jul 14, 2014, 17:04 ET
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Whirlpool Corporation To Announce Second-Quarter Results and Hold Conference Call on July 23

 Whirlpool Corporation (NYSE: WHR) will release second-quarter financial results at 6 a.m. ET on Wednesday, July 23, 2014.  Whirlpool...

Jul 10, 2014, 20:43 ET
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Whirlpool Enters into Agreements to Acquire Majority Interest in Indesit

 Whirlpool Corporation (NYSE: WHR) and Fineldo S.p.A. announce that they have entered into a binding agreement for the sale of Fineldo's stake...

Jun 24, 2014, 09:00 ET
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Whirlpool Corporation Announces Product Integration with Nest

Whirlpool Corporation (WHR), the world's leading global manufacturer and marketer of major home appliances, today introduced integration with Nest...

Jun 16, 2014, 11:37 ET
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Whirlpool Corporation receives first ENERGY STAR® certification for clothes dryers

 Whirlpool Corporation (NYSE: WHR) is the first appliance manufacturer to offer an ENERGY STAR® certified clothes dryer. The company...