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October 24, 2014

Whirlpool Corporation has completed its acquisition of a 51% majority stake in Hefei Rongshida Sanyo Electric Co., Ltd., a Chinese home appliances manufacturer.

August 15, 2013

Whirlpool has entered into agreements to become a majority shareholder in Hefei Rongshida Sanyo Electric Co., a leading home appliances manufacturer based in Hefei, China.

Through this transaction, a Whirlpool subsidiary will acquire all shares currently owned by Sanyo Electric Co. and Sanyo Electric Co. (China), and purchase new Hefei Sanyo shares via a private placement.