With Harier buying GE, Midea (China’s biggest maker of home appliances) buy a majority stake in Toshiba Corp.’s appliance unit and Samsung’s recent play for Dacor; it appears to be successful within the appliance industry a company needs to be global.
With UK economic growth expected to take a hit from BREXIT, it’s a smart move for Turkish Brands Beko and Vestel to look across the Atlantic for further expansion.
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Sherwin-Williams has announced it’s pick for 2017 Color of the Year as Poised Taupe (SW 6039).
This color has been described as what you’d get if gray and brown had a baby. you could also say it’s a deeper, warmer continuation of the griege trend. Continue reading Sherwin-Williams Color of the Year 2017: Poised Taupe
KAZA Concrete is an innovation-focused fine-concrete design and manufacture company. Known as the first bespoke contemporary concrete tile manufacturer, KAZA is renowned for their 3-D tessellations.
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Here’s a new artist spotlight for my recycled lighting collection of posts. Atlanta artist Kathleen Plate creates custom, handcrafted chandeliers from post-consumer upcycled bottles. Plate’s company, Smart Glass is known for creating unique and elegant glass collections, jewelry and chandeliers using a technique she has patented. Last fall Plate was commissioned by Chick-fil-A to create custom … Continue reading LEED Lighting from Recycled Coke Bottles
Behr Color Currents 2017 palette is designed to elicit Comfort, Composure and Confidence. Continue reading Behr 2017 Color Trends
If you like the convenience of bottled cold brewed coffee (and the caffeine kick that accompanies it) then this new home appliance just might be for you. Thanks to new vacuum-pressure technology, a new brewer launched on Indiegogo can turn a mix of cold water and grounds into a drinkable brew in minutes. If you’re not … Continue reading Prisma Cold Brewer
We’re at a unique crossroads in time, where we the importance of weighing up opposite opinions and views has never been stronger. PPG Color of the Year Violet Verbena, the exemplifies of it all. It is both nostalgic and modern, “luxurious in a harsh world that needs pampering, and introspective and private in an invasive world.” Continue reading Pittsburgh Paints Color of the Year 2017