Electrolux AB is a Swedish multinational home appliance manufacturer, headquartered in Stockholm. It is consistently ranked the world's second largest appliance maker by units sold after Whirlpool. The company started with 400 employees and now employs over 54,000 people worldwide.
Electrolux products sell under a variety of brand names (including its own), and are primarily major appliances and vacuum cleaners intended for consumer use. The company also makes appliances for professional use.
Electrolux sells under a wide variety of brand names worldwide. Most of them were acquired through mergers and acquisitions and only do business in a single country or geographic area.
Electrolux’s total revenue has increased from around 12.67 billion U.S. dollars in 2014 to over 14 billion U.S. dollars as of 2018. The company generates the majority of its revenue from its kitchen equipment segment, which accounted for 60 percent of sales in 2017.
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