Brands are doing their very best to make the local laundromat obsolete with intuitive washing programs, bigger barrel sizes, gentle steam cleans and automatic dispensers dosing clothes with the optimum amount of detergent.
Arisit managing director Simon Taylor sees nothing but advantages from the news this week that, globally, Whirlpool Corporation is set to acquire a controlling stake in Italian appliance conglomerate Indesit.
There is an enormous opportunity to increase revenues from the microwave category by introducing consumers to highly featured, more expensive models. We look at the biggest brands, the best models and the latest technology.
Perth-based retailer Kitchen Headquarters, run by industry veterans Rick Hart, Nick Kirby and Spiros Scafidas, has opened a second Perth store with hopes of expanding its retail reach and serving more consumers in the city.