Your Next Major Appliance Could Be Turkish

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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LEED Lighting from Recycled Coke Bottles

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