Whirlpool Corporation is the number one major appliance manufacturer in the world, with approximately $21 billion in annual sales, 93,000 employees and 70 manufacturing and technology research centers in 2016. The company markets Whirlpool, KitchenAid, Maytag, Consul, Brastemp, Amana, Bauknecht, Jenn-Air, Indesit, Hotpoint and other major brand names in nearly every country throughout the world. In Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA) it has approximately 24,000 employees, a sales presence in more than 30 countries and manufacturing sites in eight countries. Whirlpool EMEA is an operating segment of Whirlpool Corporation. Whirlpool Corp.’s European Operations Centers are located in Pero (MI), Italy.
At Whirlpool, we are passionate about improving the quality of life for our consumers while minimizing our impact on the environment. And we are combining the power of innovation with our environmental commitment to create solutions that delight consumers – today and tomorrow. Our commitment to corporate responsibility and sustainability encompasses also operations and the communities where we operate, thus encountering our stakeholders’ expectations and needs.