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Young Future Leaders in Training

Being in high school is tough today. It is a time of growth, fostering relationships, fitting in, and figuring out what you want to be when you grow up. Whirlpool Corporation wants to help local high school students with all of these goals. Local high schoolers in...

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Helpin’ Out – Habitat for Humanity

Tuesday June 9th, members of the GSS Business Operations Team, NAR PO Admin Team and Whirlpool Executive Admins gave some helping hands to touch up properties and homes supported by the Habitat for Humanity organization. The best part of the day was working with...

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KitchenAid Small Appliances Day of Caring

Chris Ball and his colleagues spent the better part of his workday pushing mulch on a playground. This workday was different for Ball because he was taking part in the annual Day of Caring, where dozens of KitchenAid volunteers find local nonprofit organizations to...

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Warren Laier, Cancer Warrior

Whirlpool Corporation employee Warren Laier doesn’t call himself a cancer survivor. He is a cancer warrior. In 2014, a routine exam at the VA clinic in Chattanooga revealed the U.S. Army veteran had stage three prostate cancer. There was no history of the disease in...

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Whirlpool Corporation unveils $35M Tech Center plan

Whirlpool Corp. and Cornerstone Alliance are seeking St. Joseph’s approval of a tax incentive for a $35 million investment in Whirlpool’s Technology Center on Upton Drive. The presentation was made Monday by Jeff Noel, Whirlpool’s vice president for communications and...

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Coming ‘out’ to the Box Factory

Whirlpool Pride’s annual signature event always draws a crowd and will be in the Twin Cities this year. The event called “Out at the Box” will be 6-10 p.m. June 9 at the Box Factory of the Arts in St. Joseph. Randy Maples, co-lead for Pride – an employee resource...

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The Language and Currency of Innovation

By Subho Moulik, Global Head of Innovation - Whirlpool Corporation The language of innovation describes the future. It wrestles with concepts consumers haven’t even begun to ponder, and describes needs they don’t realize they have. This future can be nebulous – but...

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Taking Control: Brianna’s Story

At Whirlpool Corporation, we encourage our employees to take care of themselves, creating a Culture of Health to help enable our employees to put themselves first. Take charge of your health, and take advantage of what’s around you. For our employees, our onsite...

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A Different Person: Gigi’s Story

After losing her husband and her brother, Gigi struggled with grief and caring for her health. Her unhealthy habits culminated with a doctor diagnosing her as diabetic. After leaving that appointment, Gigi decided to make a change. She sought out resources and...

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Your Own Best Advocate: Tammy’s Story

At Whirlpool Corporation, we encourage our employees to take care of themselves, creating a Culture of Health to help enable our employees to put themselves first. During a routine self-exam, Tammy found a lump in her left breast, which led to a diagnosis of stage...

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Leaving a Legacy: Lori’s Story

At Whirlpool Corporation, we encourage our employees to take care of themselves, creating a Culture of Health to help enable our employees to put themselves first. Take charge of your health, and take advantage of what’s around you. As her father-in-law battled his...

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GIS in the Twin Cities Gives Back

The Whirlpool Corporation Global Information Systems (GIS) team members in the Twin Cities showed up in a big way on May 12th.  Over 70 GIS volunteers participated in a Community Outreach Day, contributing more than 500 hours of service to local non-profit...

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FIRST Robotics – STEM Education Matters

Whirlpool Corporation has proudly supported FIRST Robotics for more than seven years, encouraging students to pursue interests in areas of STEM education – science, technology, engineering and math. At our global headquarters, we’ve provided local teams with challenge...

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Whirlpool Corporation Opens New EMEA Headquarters in Milan

The new location is highly energy efficient and multifunctional Italian Prime Minister Paolo Gentiloni dedicated the new headquarters of Whirlpool EMEA (Europe, Middle East and Africa) in Pero (Milan) today. Whirlpool Corporation President and Chief Operating Officer...

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Whirlpool Corporation Announces Planned Acquisition of Yummly

Personalized Digital Recipe Platform Expands On Whirlpool Corporation's Commitment to Delivering Useful Smart Home Consumer Experience Whirlpool Corporation has announced that it has reached an agreement to acquire Yummly, Inc. Yummly, founded in 2009 by David Feller...

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Area FIRST Robotics Teams Fundraising for World Competition

Whirlpool Foundation Offers $15,000 Community Challenge Grant Three area FIRST Robotics teams will compete in the FIRST Robotics World Finals next week, April 26 - 29 in St. Louis, Missouri after competing against 160 other Michigan teams in the State Championships in...

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Minimizing Our Impact on the Planet

We continually monitor the environmental effects of our business, not only by creating many new and innovative products that consume less water and energy, but also by improving our manufacturing processes. Our expanded use of clean, renewable wind energy in Ohio is...

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