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Whirlpool is a manufacturer of home appliances and related products. The company offers laundry appliances, refrigerators and freezers, cooking appliances, dishwashers, mixers, and other small domestic appliances. Its major brands include Whirlpool, KitchenAid, Maytag, Brastemp, Consul, Hotpoint, Indesit, and Bauknecht.

TypePublic
Founded1911
HQBenton Harbor, MI, US
Websitewhirlpoolcorp.com
Employee Ratings4
Overall CultureA-

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Employees (est.) (Dec 2019)77,000(-16%)
Job Openings381
Revenue (FY, 2020)$19.5 B(-4%)
Share Price (Jul 2021)$214.7(-1%)
Cybersecurity ratingCMore

Key People/Management at Whirlpool

João Carlos Brega

João Carlos Brega

Executive Vice President and President, Whirlpool Latin America
Roberto H. Campos

Roberto H. Campos

Senior Vice President, Global Product Organization
Dani Brown

Dani Brown

Senior Vice President and Chief Information Officer
Elizabeth A. Door

Elizabeth A. Door

Senior Vice President, Global Strategic Sourcing
Holger Gottstein

Holger Gottstein

Senior Vice President, Strategy and Business Development
Ava Harter

Ava Harter

Senior Vice President and Chief Legal Officer
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Whirlpool Office Locations

Whirlpool has offices in Benton Harbor, Clyde, Fall River, Findlay and in 78 other locations
Benton Harbor, MI, US (HQ)
2000 N. M-63
Benton Harbor, MI, US
600 West Main St
Clyde, OH, US
119 Birdseye St
Fall River, MA, US
88 Currant Rd
Findlay, OH, US
4901 N Main St
Greenville, OH, US
1701 Kitchen Aid Way
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Whirlpool Financials and Metrics

Whirlpool Revenue

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Whirlpool's revenue was reported to be $19.46 b in FY, 2020
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Revenue (Q1, 2021)

5.4b

Gross profit (Q1, 2021)

1.1b

Gross profit margin (Q1, 2021), %

21.4%

Net income (Q1, 2021)

440.0m

EBIT (Q1, 2021)

618.0m

Market capitalization (22-Jul-2021)

13.4b

Closing stock price (22-Jul-2021)

214.7

Cash (31-Mar-2021)

2.4b

EV

16.3b
Whirlpool's current market capitalization is $13.4 b.
Annual
USDFY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020

Revenue

21.3b21.0b20.4b19.5b

Revenue growth, %

3%(1%)(3%)

Cost of goods sold

17.7b17.5b16.9b15.6b

Gross profit

3.6b3.5b3.5b3.9b
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q1, 2020Q2, 2020Q3, 2020Q1, 2021

Revenue

4.9b5.1b5.3b4.8b5.2b5.1b4.3b4.0b5.3b5.4b

Cost of goods sold

4.1b4.3b4.4b3.9b4.3b4.4b3.6b3.4b4.1b4.2b

Gross profit

812.0m880.0m895.0m812.0m932.0m741.0m700.0m631.0m1.2b1.1b

Gross profit Margin, %

17%17%17%17%18%15%16%16%22%21%
Annual
USDFY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020

Cash

1.2b1.5b2.0b2.9b

Accounts Receivable

2.7b2.2b2.2b3.1b

Prepaid Expenses

1.1b839.0m810.0m795.0m

Inventories

3.0b2.5b2.4b2.2b
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q1, 2020Q2, 2020Q3, 2020Q1, 2021

Cash

1.0b1.1b1.0b1.2b1.2b993.0m2.8b2.5b3.5b2.4b

Accounts Receivable

2.7b2.5b2.9b2.2b2.4b2.6b1.9b2.0b2.7b3.0b

Prepaid Expenses

1.0b946.0m862.0m960.0m961.0m911.0m851.0m906.0m847.0m748.0m

Inventories

3.3b3.0b2.9b3.0b3.0b2.9b2.5b2.1b2.2b2.5b
Annual
USDFY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020

Net Income

337.0m(159.0m)1.2b1.1b

Depreciation and Amortization

654.0m645.0m587.0m568.0m

Inventories

(229.0m)73.0m(39.0m)241.0m

Accounts Payable

180.0m210.0m140.0m341.0m
USDFY, 2017

Revenue/Employee

231.0k

Debt/Equity

1 x

Debt/Assets

2.6 x

Financial Leverage

0.4 x
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Whirlpool Operating Metrics

FY, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018FY, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019FY, 2019

Units Sold

71.7 m15.29 m16.12 m17.66 m68.44 m15.29 m16.25 m17.09 k67.41 k

Units Sold (North America)

30.77 m6 m6.25 m7.3 m27.7 m6 m6.18 m6.8 k26.41 k

Units Sold (EMEA)

23 m4.35 m4.71 m5.25 m20.05 m4.35 m4.8 m5.21 k20.02 k

Units Sold (Latin America)

9.09 m2.59 m2.69 m3.16 m11.84 m2.59 m2.74 m2.9 k12.08 k
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Whirlpool Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Company NameDateDeal Size
YummlyMay 02, 2017
ADCMay 19, 2015
Hefei Rongshida Sanyo ElectricOctober 24, 2014
Indesit CompanyJuly 10, 2014$1 b
Maytag CorporationAugust 22, 2005$2.7 b
Vitromatic S.A. de C.V.July 08, 2002$150 m
Polar S.A.May 01, 2002$27 m
1900 Holdings Corporation
Aeradriatica S.p.A.
Airdun Limited
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Whirlpool Revenue Breakdown

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Whirlpool revenue breakdown by business segment: 30.3% from Laundry, 30.5% from Refrigeration, 22.9% from Cooking, 7.8% from Dishwashing and 8.5% from Other

Whirlpool revenue breakdown by geographic segment: 7.4% from Asia, 15.5% from Latin America, 21.0% from EMEA and 56.1% from North America

Whirlpool Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

C

78/100

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Whirlpool Environment, Social & Governance (ESG) Ratings

CSRHub ESG ratingPremium dataset

50-59

out of 100

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Whirlpool Online and Social Media Presence

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Whirlpool Company Culture

  • Overall Culture

    A-

    74/100

  • CEO Rating

    A

    76/100

  • Compensation

    A

    80/100

  • Diversity

    A+

    79/100

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Whirlpool Corporation Announces $15M Investment in Tulsa, Oklahoma Factory to Drive Job Creation and Increased Production Capabilities

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Whirlpool CEO sees strong home trends boosting appliance sales even as prices rise

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Whirlpool Blogs

Whirlpool Corporation CEO Marc Bitzer on CNBC, Very Strong Q2 Results

Revenue Higher than Expected With 32% revenue growth and 11.4% EBIT margin in an “upside down environment” CEO Marc Bitzer is confident Whirlpool Corporation will have a very strong year.

Whirlpool Corporation Awarded a 100% Score on the 2021 Disability Equality Index

Whirlpool Corporation has once again been awarded a 100 percent score on the Disability Equality Index (DEI), making this the fifth straight year of receiving a high score. The DEI is the world’s most comprehensive benchmarking tool for the Fortune 1000 companies to measure disability workplace incl…

Whirlpool Corporation to construct over 250 climate-resilient and energy-efficient homes through Habitat for Humanity’s BuildBetter with Whirlpool initiative

Habitat for Humanity houses survived storm The initiative is the centerpiece of Whirlpool Corporation’s 21 year, nearly $130 Million renewed relationship with Habitat for Humanity Whirlpool Corporation today announced Habitat for Humanity’s BuildBetter with Whirlpool initiative, an expansion of Habi…

Whirlpool Corporation Named Number Five on Selling Power’s 2021 “50 Best Companies to Sell For”

Whirlpool Corporation’s North American sales organization was recently recognized among the top five companies on Selling Power Magazine’s “50 Best Companies to Sell For.” Selling Power’s corporate research team based rankings on compensation and benefits, sales culture, onboarding and sales enablem…

Whirlpool Corporation’s Margaret Graham receives STEP Ahead Award Recognizing Female Emerging Leaders for Excellence In Manufacturing

The Manufacturing Institute (MI)—the workforce development and education partner of the National Association of Manufacturers—announced it will recognize Margaret Graham of Whirlpool Corporation’s Findlay, Ohio plant with a STEP Ahead Award in the Emerging Leader category. The STEP Ahead Awards hono…

Aiming for the Stars

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Whirlpool Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Whirlpool founded?

    Whirlpool was founded in 1911.

  • Who are Whirlpool key executives?

    Whirlpool's key executives are João Carlos Brega, Roberto H. Campos and Dani Brown.

  • How many employees does Whirlpool have?

    Whirlpool has 77,000 employees.

  • What is Whirlpool revenue?

    Latest Whirlpool annual revenue is $19.5 b.

  • What is Whirlpool revenue per employee?

    Latest Whirlpool revenue per employee is $252.7 k.

  • Who are Whirlpool competitors?

    Competitors of Whirlpool include Midea, Electrolux and Arcelik.

  • Where is Whirlpool headquarters?

    Whirlpool headquarters is located at 2000 N. M-63, Benton Harbor.

  • Where are Whirlpool offices?

    Whirlpool has offices in Benton Harbor, Clyde, Fall River, Findlay and in 78 other locations.

  • How many offices does Whirlpool have?

    Whirlpool has 84 offices.