June 16, 2014

Beginning in July, Samsung intends to make a splash in retail stores with a high-tech appliance display called CenterStage. The new concept showcases Samsung’s portfolio of appliances in what it calls “an ultra-realistic and life-size display with an intuitive touch-screen interface.”

January 29, 2014

Whirlpool Corporation issued a statement Tuesday declaring that it would conclude its involvement in the current refrigeration appeal over illegal appliance trade activity, having received a favorable ruling from the U.S. Court of International Trade.

January 14, 2014

Whirlpool Corporation made a step forward on Monday in its appeal of a case against what it claims is predatory pricing.

The U.S. Court of International Trade took Whirlool's side in its appeal of the U.S. International Trade Commission's previous decision, which ruled that refrigerators from LG and Samsung -- reportedly dumped at margins of up to 15% -- were causing material injury to U.S. manufacturing.

January 10, 2014

Samsung has set its sights on a fairly ambitious goal: to become the world's largest appliance manufacturer by 2015.

According to Bloomberg Businessweek, Samsung has some pretty formidable competition here in the U.S., including current leader Whirlpool. However, it's the fast-growing appliance brand in the country, managing to jump from 2.3% market share to 10.5% over the last five years.

January 7, 2014

Despite the preponderance of consumer electronics at the aptly-named 2014 Consumer Electronics Show, taking place currently in Las Vegas, certain brands representing the home improvement industry were present in considerable force.

Samsung was in attendance with updated home appliances, including a brand new lineup of refrigerators, ranges, dishwashers known as the Samsung Chefs Collection. The company also unveiled new laundry appliance pairs and vacuum cleaners, the former boasting 5.6 cubic feet of capacity in both front- and top-load configurations.

June 14, 2013

New York's SoHo neighborhood played host to Samsung's 2013 showroom, bringing professional design sensibility and product innovation to the forefront of the experience at its pop-up shop exhibit.

The custom-designed home environment was open by invitation only on June 12-14 and to the public on June 15-16. Visitors were able to view Samsung's appliances within the context of the fully operational kitchen and laundry room, designed by Hilary Farr, host of HGTV's "Love It or List It."

December 3, 2012

The Home Depot and Lowe's are adjusting their lineups in their appliance assortments. At Home Depot, Samsung joins the fray, while Lowe's introduced LG.

At Home Depot, Samsung Electronics America products will be available to be ordered in store locations nationwide and on Homedepot.com beginning Dec. 9. "Adding Samsung's line of home appliances to the roster really bolsters our offering to meet the growing needs of our consumers," said Bob Baird, merchandising VP.