This article is about the appliance manufacturer. For other uses, see Electrolux (disambiguation).
Electrolux AB (commonly known as Electrolux) is a Swedish multinational home appliance manufacturer, headquartered in Stockholm. It is купить электро понель для плитты electrolux ranked the world's second largest appliance maker by units sold (after Whirlpool).
Electrolux products sell under a variety of brand names (including its own), and are primarily major appliances and vacuum cleaners intended for consumer use. The company also makes appliances for professional купить электро понель для плитты electrolux Electrolux has a primary listing on the Stockholm Stock Exchange and is a constituent of the OMX Stockholm 30 index.
The company originates from a merger of two companies—Lux AB and Svenska Elektron AB, the former an established manufacturer and the latter a younger company founded by a former vacuum salesman who had also been an employee of купить электро понель для плитты electrolux former firm. The origins of Electrolux are closely tied to the vacuum, but today it also makes купить электро понель для плитты electrolux appliances.
In купить электро понель для плитты electrolux, a Svenska Elektron AB acquisition, Elektromekaniska AB, became Elektrolux (the spelling was changed to Electrolux in ). It initially sold Lux branded vacuum cleaners in several European countries.
Inthe company acquired AB Arctic and subsequently added absorption refrigerators to its product line. Other appliances soon followed, including washing machines in ,dishwashers in , and food service equipment in 
The company has often and regularly expanded through mergers and acquisitions.
While Electrolux had bought several companies before the s, that decade saw the beginnings of a new wave of M&A activity.
The company bought ElektroHelios, Norwegian Elektra, Danish Atlas, Finnish Slev, and Flymo, et al., in the nine years from to  This style of growth continued through the s, seeing Electrolux purchase scores of companies including, for a time, Husqvarna.
Hans Werthen, President and later Chairman of the Board, led the strategic core of an increasingly decentralized Electrolux—and was instrumental to its rapid growth.
While attempts to cut costs, centralise administration, and wring out economies of scale from Electrolux's operations were made in the s and s with the focus so firmly on growth, further company-wide restructuring efforts only began in the late s.
Electrolux made an initial public offering on the London Stock Exchange in (it was delisted in ) and another on the Stockholm Stock Exchange in 
Currently, its shares trade on the NASDAQ OMX Nordic Market and over-the-counter. Electrolux is an OMX Nordic 40 constituent купить электро понель для плитты electrolux to present
In North America, the Electrolux name was long used by vacuum cleaner manufacturer Aerus LLC, originally established to sell Swedish Electrolux products.
InAerus transferred trademark rights back to the Electrolux Group, and ceased using the Electrolux name in 
Conversely, Electrolux-made vacuums carried the Eureka brand name, which Electrolux continued to use while also selling Electrolux branded vacuums after Electrolux USA customer service maintains a database of Electrolux made vacuums and provides a link to Aerus's website for the convenience of owners of Electrolux branded Aerus vacuums.
Keith McLoughlin took over as President and CEO on January 1,and became the company's first non Swedish chief executive.
In AugustElectrolux acquired from Sigdo Koppers the Chilean купить электро понель для плитты electrolux manufacturer CTI obtaining several brands with the purchase including: Fensa, Gafa, Mademsa and Somela. On February 6,Electrolux announced that it had agreed to acquire Anova Applied Electronics, Inc., the U.S.-based provider of the Anova Precision Cooker.
Electrolux sells under a wide variety of brand names worldwide.
Most of them were acquired through mergers and acquisitions and only do business in a single country or geographic area. The following is an incomplete list.
Based in Sweden and owned by Dometic Group, itself owned by EQT Partners since
купить электро понель для плитты electrolux electronics and appliance manufacturer for appliances, though brand name is also used separately for electronics by Philips
Note: This list does not include brands such as Kenmore and John Lewis, which may sell Electrolux produced appliances but are not owned by or affiliated with Electrolux, as Electrolux acts as an OEM for these brands.
The company's current international slogan is "Thinking of you". In the s the company successfully marketed vacuums in the United Kingdom with the slogan "Nothing sucks like an Electrolux".
In the United States, it was frequently assumed that using this slogan was a brand blunder.
In fact, the informal American meaning of the word sucks was already well known at the time in the United Kingdom, and the company hoped the slogan, with its possible double entendre, would gain attention. In Indonesia, the Electrolux previous slogans as "Kalau saja semua seawet Electrolux" (English: If Only All Durable as Electrolux).
In Septemberthe US Equal Employment Opportunity Commission resolved a complaint that Muslim workers at the St.
Cloud factory were not allowed a sufficient number of breaks to observe their daily prayers.
In Augustand again incomplaints against the company were filed by Muslim workers in Electrolux's plant in St. Cloud, Minnesota, with the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission. The complaint ofthat workers were not able to observe Ramadan, was resolved. The complaint of stems from the thirty minute breaks agreed to in being купить электро понель для плитты electrolux reduced to twenty minutes by Electrolux.