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Who bought out Hotpoint?

Last Updated: 10th June, 2020

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Haier

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Also to know is, which company owns Hotpoint?

Hotpoint was a British manufacturer of domestic domestic appliances (white goods). It is now owned by Italian company Indesit (Indesit are now owned by the USA Whirlpool Corporation, since 2014) who have since closed down most Hotpoint UK factories.

Also Know, are Whirlpool and Hotpoint the same company? Hotpoint, Indesit and Creda are all owned by the same company. The Whirlpool group owns Whirlpool, Maytag and Kitchenaid, with many of the appliances being made in the same factories.

Furthermore, who owns Hotpoint washing machines?

Indesit company

When did Hotpoint go out of business?

The new company, formed in 1918, was known as the Edison Electric Appliance Company. In 1952, Hotpoint became a division of the General Electric Company. The Ontario plant continued to manufacture electric irons until it closed in 1982.

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Which Hotpoint machines are being recalled?

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Which Hotpoint washers are being recalled?

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Which Hotpoint washing machine models are being recalled?

Whirlpool has announced today it is preparing to recall up to 519,000 Hotpoint and Indesit washing machines. The machines are being recalled owing to a fault with the door lock, which results in them posing a fire risk. The recall covers models manufactured between October 2014 and February 2018.

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Are Hotpoint washing machines safe?

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What's wrong with my Hotpoint washing machine?

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What tumble dryers are being recalled?

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