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Electrolux Group

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A Swedish corporation which manufactures home appliances and appliances for professional use, selling more than 40 million products to customers in 150 countries every year.

1910 Electrolux was founded as Elektromekaniska AB.

1919 The name was changed to Elektrolux after merging with Lux AB. (The direct selling division of Electrolux retained the name "Lux", and is now an independent company).

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