WHIRLPOOL recognized for innovation



Whirlpool Corporation has been named by Idg’s Cio magazine as a recipient of the 2015 Cio 100 award. The 28th annual award program recognizes organizations around the world that exemplify the highest level of operational and strategic excellence in information technology. Whirlpool Corporation received the award after introducing Clothespin™, which connects Maytag commercial laundry machines (washers and dryers) through wireless cloud communications to smartphones and laundry equipment service providers. Clothespin™, powered by MasterCard solutions including MasterPass™, Simplify Commerce™ and Qkr!™, enable, fast, secure, and convenient electronic payments in the commercial laundry space.