Bosch Home Appliances
ENERGY STAR Partner of the Year - Sustained Excellence - Product Brand Owner
Bosch Home Appliances (Bosch) is part of Bosch and Siemens Home (BSH) Appliances Corporation, a global manufacturer of household appliances sold under the Bosch, Thermador, and Gaggenau brands in the United States. Bosch is receiving ENERGY STAR Partner of the Year – Sustained Excellence recognition for its ongoing commitment to efficient product design, to securing ENERGY STAR certification for the appliances it manufactures, and to promoting the benefits of ENERGY STAR certified appliances to trade partners and to consumers. Key accomplishments in 2013 include:
- Achieving ENERGY STAR certification for 100 percent of its Bosch brand major appliances, including clothes washers, dishwashers, and refrigerators.
- Offering highly efficient dishwashers in the United States and Canada. These appliances use ActiveWaterTM technology, EcoSilence™ motors, and flow-through water heaters to consume less than three gallons of water per load and exceed the current federal energy standard by an average of 19 percent across the entire product line.
- Educating consumers, sales associates, and trade partners about the importance of energy efficiency by promoting ENERGY STAR in tradeshow presentations, co-marketing and cooperative promotions, community outreach activities, print advertising, and point-of-purchase efforts —garnering more than 300 million impressions.
- Offering dedicated website content on the benefits of ENERGY STAR.