Wallenberg Re-elected Electrolux Chairman; McLoughlin Joins Board

Marcus WallenbergMarcus Wallenberg

STOCKHOLM-Marcus Wallenberg has been re-elected chairman of the board of AB Electrolux, the parent company of the Electrolux brand.

In addition, Keith McLoughlin, president and CEO, was elected to the company's board at yesterday's annual general meeting. McLoughlin succeeded Hans Straberg as president and CEO on Jan. 1.

Wallenberg has served on the Electrolux board since 2005. McLoughlin, who joined Electrolux in 2003, had been chief operations officer for major appliances before assuming his current posts.

HFN Staff | News & Commentary

HFN provides detailed information on the key home classifications: Housewares, Tabletop, Floor Covering & Rugs, Furniture, Home Textiles, Lighting, Home Decor, Mattresses & Bedding, Gifts, Major Appliances and Consumer Electronics as well as Business, Finance and Retail.

Videos

  • Patti Carpenter Talks Color and its Importance in the Home

    Camera Icon   More Videos

Subscribe to
HFN Omnichannel
Receive the news you need to know about the trends in the industry delivered right to your inbox.

Current Issue

  • HFN August 2017 cover

    HFN's DIGITAL EDITION

    August 2017


    COVER STORY: Sharpening the Focus on Millennials

    Find out what makes Millennials tick when it comes to home decorating, shopping and at-home entertaining with HFN's annual consumer study. Turns out, Millennials favor the in-store shopping experience.


    ALSO IN THIS ISSUE:

    • Power of the People - Crowdfunding campaigns provide needed capital, feedback for home and housewares product launches.
    •  Omnichannel Retailing: Visual Search Takes Off - Learn how voice and visual search are revolutionizing product discovery.