Whirlpool Corporation manufacturers Whirlpool appliances. This corporation is the world's number one manufacturer and distributor of home appliances, including other leading brands, such as KitchenAid, Maytag and Amana.
Whirlpool Corporation is a global company with its headquarters located in the United States. Eight manufacturing plants and several call centers employ 22,000 workers in the United States. This corporation operates in 170 countries and employs 100,000 people worldwide.
Whirlpool Corporation is recognized as an industry leader, and it is lauded by "Fortune" magazine as being America's most admired company in the home equipment category, as of early 2015. The magazine bases its decision on several factors, including Whirlpool Corporation's quality of products and services, innovation, global competitiveness and social responsibility. This corporation successively earns a perfect score on the Human Rights Campaign's corporate equality index.