Whirlpool Corporation is parent to 14 major global brands that include: Maytag, KitchenAid, and Jenn-Air. The company is ranked among the world’s leading manufacturers of electrical equipment, and its major product categories include: laundry appliances, refrigerators, cooking appliances and dishwashers. With around 6 billion U.S. dollars in revenue, refrigerators and freezers made up the largest share of the company’s revenue. The company is also a major producer of home appliances for other well-known companies such as IKEA and Kenmore Appliances.
In 2018, Whirlpool attained one of its highest annual revenue figures of all time, with around 2 billion U.S. dollars in total revenue, although the company’s operating profit of 279 million U.S. dollars marked the its lowest in years. Its major region of operation is North America, as over half of the company’s global net sales is generated in that region.