LG AND SIGNATURE KITCHEN SUITE TAKE TOP HONORS AT KBIS 2022
These awards recognize the most innovative new products showcased at KBIS 2022, which took place this week in Orlando. This year’s recognition continues the legacy of the company winning top honors for industry-first innovations at North America first annual event dedicated to the kitchen and bathroom industry.
The new pinnacle of natural progression in the luxury kitchen market, Signature Kitchen Suite’s industry-first 48-inch built-in refrigerator empowers the design community to offer customers never-before-seen storage flexibility and functionality. previously seen in the popular French door configuration. , making this product ideal for replacing aging 48-inch built-in refrigerators. It offers innovative features, including a convertible drawer (with five preset temperatures ranging from 41 to -6 degrees Fahrenheit), dual compressors, and a metal interior that help minimize temperature fluctuations. Its dual ice maker offers options for regular trunk-shaped ice and signature Craft Ice™ to enhance any beverage.
The award-winning LG PuriCare Aero Tower Fan is an all-weather home air treatment solution that offers the benefits of an air purifier, fan and heater in one sleek design. Developed from the ground up to meet the needs of today’s home lifestyle and increased focus on indoor air quality, the LG PuriCare Aero Tower delivers personalized comfort that makes any indoor activity more enjoyable and comfortable. It is ideal for year-round use, delivering 360 degrees of pure, clean air in one of three airflow modes: direct, wide and diffuse, each with 10 intensity levels.
Among the kitchen and bath industry’s most prestigious awards, the Best of KBIS is the show’s official awards program that recognizes the very best new kitchen and bath products that push the boundaries of design, innovation and function. Signature Kitchen Suite won the highest honor among all kitchen products at the show, not only kitchen appliances, but also cabinets, countertops and more. New to this year’s competition was the Best of KBIS “Connected Home” technology category, which recognizes the most innovative smart products at the show, with LG winning the top gold award.
Each year, the NKBA honors an outstanding group of young design industry professionals through its “30 Under 30” program. At KBIS 2022, the incoming class was tasked with roaming the KBIS show in search of the most innovative products, ideas and technologies. At the end of their judging, the Class of 2022 named the new Signature Kitchen Suite 48-inch refrigerator to the NKBA 30s Choice Awards list.
Rounding out the 2022 KBIS awards, Signature Kitchen Suite was selected as the “brand with the biggest bite” during this year’s DesignBites program for its presentation of the new French door refrigerator. This award recognizes the brand with the best combination of product innovation and presentation of product capabilities and benefits at the annual KBIS NeXT Stage DesignBites event. The winning brand was selected by members of the media as well as the Designhounds Influencer Network, the premier design micro-influencer community, run by Modenus Media.
“We strive to push the boundaries of design to deliver innovative and functional products that enhance consumers’ lives. It is therefore a huge honor to see our LG AeroTower and SKS refrigerators win such accolades at KBIS this year,” said Sam KimLG Electronics the United States President of the Household Appliances Division. “Focused design and advanced technology are embedded in every product, and we look forward to bringing these new devices to market and continuing to drive innovation in the dynamic home appliance market.”
The 2022 KBIS awards add to a growing list of high-level accolades recognizing both LG and Signature Kitchen Suite for one-of-a-kind products and technologies – led by the SKS 48-inch bi-fuel pro range with sous vide , induction and gas all on one cooktop, which was named the 2019 Best of KBIS Kitchen Gold Winner and 2021 NAHB Spark Award Winner, and by the SKS Undercounter Fridge/Freezer with Convertible Drawers, which won the coveted AD Great Design Award 2021.
The LG STUDIO WashTower won last year’s Best of KBIS Impact award, while the LG InstaView Craft Ice refrigerator featured at Virtual KBIS 2021 was nominated by Beautiful kitchens and bathrooms as one of the 30 most innovative products of the year. At KBIS 2020, Signature Kitchen Suite won the NKBA Chairman’s Award, the association’s highest honor recognizing unprecedented positive impact on the industry. In addition, the SKS Experience & Design Center in Napa, California.received the 2020 NKBA Innovative Showroom Award.
About LG Electronics United States
LG Electronics USA, Inc., based in Englewood Cliffs, NJ, is the North American subsidiary of LG Electronics, Inc., a $63 billion global technology and manufacturing innovator. In the United States, LG sells a wide range of innovative home appliances, home entertainment products, commercial displays, air conditioning systems, solar energy solutions and vehicle components. LG is seven times ENERGY STAR® Partner of the year. The company’s commitment to environmental sustainability and its “Life’s Good” marketing theme encompasses how LG is dedicated to making people happy by exceeding expectations today and tomorrow. www.lg.com.
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