LAS VEGAS, Jan. 8, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Whirlpool brand earned three Innovation Awards for new and innovative kitchen products, including Whirlpool® Smart Appliances in Fingerprint Resistant Stainless Steel, Whirlpool® Smart Over the Range Microwave with Scan-to-Cook Technology and Yummly 2.0 ingredient recognition and connected recipes. The Innovation Awards honor outstanding design and engineering in cutting-edge consumer electronics across 28 product categories, and entries are judged by a distinguished panel of independent industrial designers, engineers and members of the trade media.
"Whirlpool brand is focused on bringing care to families and doing so with the latest in smart and connected technology," said Rob Sundy, senior director, Whirlpool brand & marketing services. "The award-winning appliances and technology we are showcasing at CES highlight how Whirlpool is bringing purposeful innovation to the kitchen."
Innovations Award Honorees (Smart Home Category)
Innovations Award Honoree (Software and Mobile Apps Category)
"We are thrilled to be honored by the Consumer Technology Association for the fourth straight year," said Ryan Morand, senior brand manager, Whirlpool brand. "As a brand, we believe the most powerful innovations are those that can fill real human needs to eliminate steps, adapt and get a job done better, faster and smarter. These Innovation Awards are a tribute to that mission."
From January 9-12, CES® attendees can get up close to all Whirlpool brand innovations at booth #41725 in the Smart Home section, located at the Sands Expo Center.
For more information on the company's care-centric product innovations and to join the conversation, visit ces.whirlpool.com and follow #CareSmarter.
 Not all frozen foods included; WiFi & App required. Features subject to change. For details and privacy statement, visit whirlpool.com/connect.
 WiFi & App Required. Features subject to change. For details and privacy statement, visit whirlpool.com/connect.
 Appliance must be set to remote enable. WiFi & App required. Features subject to change. For details and privacy statement, visit whirlpool.com/connect.
About Whirlpool Brand
For more than one hundred years, Whirlpool brand has been inspired by how people care for their families. Whirlpool brand is designing home appliances that are focused on improving how families give and get the care they need with the latest technologies and innovations – whether that means most flexible refrigerator storage for all types of family needs, induction technology for efficient cooking and easier cleaning, or laundry pairs that sense and adapt to clothes with the latest in connected technologies. Whirlpool brand is part of Whirlpool Corporation, the world's leading manufacturer and marketer of major home appliances. Whirlpool Corporation is also one of Habitat for Humanity's largest corporate partners for over 15 dedicated years, donating a refrigerator and range to every new Habitat for Humanity home built in North America. For more information on Whirlpool, please visit whirlpool.com/everydaycare or find us on Facebook at facebook.com/whirlpoolusa or Twitter at @WhirlpoolUSA. Additional information about the company can be found at whirlpoolcorp.com.
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