12th December 2013
The number of British households with their own washing machine stands at an all-time high of 97 per cent, according to official government figures.
11th December 2013
An early microwave oven which is approaching its 30th birthday has been donated to a city's museum after having faithfully served its original owner for most of that time.
10th December 2013
Up to 450 million electric motors are needed each year to help domestic appliance makers keep pace with rising global demand.
9th December 2013
Booming online retailer Alibaba Group has agreed to invest HK$2.82billion (about £220 million) in one of its native China's biggest domestic appliance makers.
6th December 2013
Raids have been staged on offices of several major domestic appliance and electronic equipment manufacturers this week, by European Commission officers investigating competition rules violations.
5th December 2013
As strong winds swept across large areas of the north and east of the UK, among the first people to suffer the consequences were 3,700 householders and business owners in Northern Ireland, whose electricity supplies were cut off.
4th December 2013
A homewares company based in California has devised a solution for the problem of food becoming dried out when it is cooked or re-heated in a microwave oven.
3rd December 2013
Poland has seen a massive increase in the number of white goods being manufactured in the country, with the boom helping feed increasing demand from overseas.
2nd December 2013
The government's so-called 'Green Deal', designed to encourage the take-up of measures to improve the energy efficiency of homes, is to be streamlined and made easier to understand.