Fisher & Paykel Appliances Holdings (FPA)

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FPA

Stock Exchange / Sharemarket

Australian Securities Exchange

Fisher & Paykel Appliances Holdings (FPA) designs, manufactures and distributes household appliances such as refrigerators, freezers, washing machines, dryers, dish washers and kitchen appliances. FPA also provides financial products and services to NZ retailers distributing F&P appliances and retailers selling other durable consumer items. FPA includes two wholly owned subsidiaries: Production Machinery Limited and Dynamic Cooking Systems Inc. FPA has manufacturing sites in NZ, Italy, Thailand and Mexico.

FPA focuses on technology, design, user-friendliness, environmental awareness and product innovation to differentiate itself from competitors. The company's trademarked appliances include the Smart Drive washing machine, DishDrawer dishwasher, SmartLoad Dryer, Active Smart refrigerator, Aerotech walloven and clothes dryer. The DishDrawer won numerous design awards and featured on Oprah and Time magazine. FPA holds patents over its products.

FPA distributes its products to a range of retailers, including major department stores and independent white good stores. FPA's competitors include other companies that design, manufacture and distribute white goods, both in Australia and internationally, including Haier, Electrolux and Whirlpool.

Fisher & Paykel Appliances Holdings History

Fisher and Paykel Industries Limited was founded in 1934 by Maurice Paykel and Sir Woolf Fisher. In 1979, the company listed on the NZX. Fischer & Paykel expanded into Australia (1987), Europe (1992), Singapore (1995) and the US (1996). FPA listed on the ASX in 2001. In 2001, FPA also split into two listed companies: Fisher & Paykel Healthcare and Fisher & Paykel Appliances. Its registered offices are in Queensland, Australia and Auckland, New Zealand.

Fisher & Paykel Appliances Holdings (FPA) Products and Services

  • Designs, manufactures and distributes household appliances

Fisher & Paykel Appliances Holdings (FPA) Locations and Subsidiaries

Fisher & Paykel Appliances Holdings Head Office
78 Springs Road, East Tamaki,
Auckland, NEW ZEALAND 2013
Phone: +64 9 273 0600
Fax: +69 9 273 0609

Fisher & Paykel Appliances Holdings (FPA) Share Price

Submitted by ASX Listed Company on 23 March, 2010 - 10:19

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