Whirlpool: new project in connected kitchen


Whirlpool smart homeWhirlpool Corporation has recently started a partnership with Innit®, a leading food tech innovator, to bring a new layer of food intelligence to help people eat and live better. Whirlpool connected cooking appliances, starting with Jenn-Air brand WiFi connected ovens, will offer the Innit platform to enable advanced automated cooking and dynamic digital recipes to help people cook more at home. Innit Empowered appliances and apps give consumers a way to access thousands of digitized recipes, based on personalized dietary and taste preferences. Whirlpool Corporation and Innit plan to begin consumer trials in late 2016, with availability on all Jenn-Air connected wall ovens planned for the first half of 2017. Starting immediately, consumers can get a taste of the joint offering in live demos and cooking classes on Jenn-Air® products, offered exclusively at the Pirch retail showroom in SoHo, New York City.