Winston Salem, North Carolina
Excellence Awards - Product Design
Beverage-Air is a U.S. manufacturer and global supplier of commercial refrigeration equipment. Beverage-Air is recognized for leadership in the development of energy efficient products, selling 38 percent more ENERGY STAR certified models and transitioning to R-290 refrigerant. Key 2020 accomplishments include:
- Improving energy efficiency through research and innovation, and optimizing existing refrigeration systems so that 2020 models are up to 30 percent more energy efficient than previous models.
- Delivering a meaningfully higher level of energy conservation through a focus on variable speed compressors and adaptive defrost features.
- Launching multiple social media campaigns and printing brochures for manufacturer representative groups, buying groups, dealers, and purchasers to highlight the ENERGY STAR certified models.
- Training sales workforce and all distributor locations on ENERGY STAR certified models, energy consumption, and environmental impact.