History

Starting out with a single vacuum cleaner, after 90 years of innovations and acquisitions, the Electrolux Corporate Reporting today is a global leader in home appliances and appliances for professional use.

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Electrolux designed the first ever vacuum cleaner with metal runners. We launched the world’s first countertop dishwasher. These are some other notable years in Electrolux design history.

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In 1912, Electrolux launched its first vacuum cleaner – Lux I. Over the 100 years since then, Electrolux has launched some of the most innovative vacuum cleaners and appliances in the market.

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The vacuum cleaner got runners and was adapted for use in ordinary homes and refrigerators were becoming standard equipment in middle-class households. To say the least, it was an era of revolution in product...

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The idea for the modern vacuum cleaner was born in 1908, on Kärtnerstrasse in Vienna. And so this indispensable household product came into being, according to legend, anyway.

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1910. Elektromekaniska is established in Stockholm.

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In focus

Electrolux designed the first ever vacuum cleaner with metal runners. We launched the world’s first countertop dishwasher. These are some other notable years in Electrolux design history.

Read more

In 1912, Electrolux launched its first vacuum cleaner – Lux I. Over the 100 years since then, Electrolux has launched some of the most innovative vacuum cleaners and appliances in the market.

Read more

The vacuum cleaner got runners and was adapted for use in ordinary homes and refrigerators were becoming standard equipment in middle-class households. To say the least, it was an era of revolution in product...

Read more

The idea for the modern vacuum cleaner was born in 1908, on Kärtnerstrasse in Vienna. And so this indispensable household product came into being, according to legend, anyway.

Read more

1910. Elektromekaniska is established in Stockholm.

Read more