Haier Group Corporation, through its subsidiaries, provides technology research, product development and manufacturing, trade, and financial services. The company manufactures white goods home appliances, such as refrigerators, household and commercial air conditioners, washing machines, freezers, vacuum cleaners, water heaters, kitchen wares, dishwashers, and microwave ovens, as well as audio and video products, such as televisions and DVD players. It also offers communication and information products, including smartphones, mobile phones, computers, and digital information products; medical raw materials, tablets, capsules, granules, oral liquids, medicine powders for injection, lyophilize...
NO.1 Haier Road
Founded in 1984
Haier Group Unveils New 3D Printed Air Conditioner
Mar 18 15
Haier Group has unveiled a new 3D printed fully functional air conditioner in Shanghai, China. Building the object layer by layer, 3D printing allows unprecedented user customization. Every user can parametrically adjust their own model, depending on his/her taste and requirements. Each model is a unique piece. Users can also customize the LCD screen used for displaying the temperature and status. The Chinese firm said new units in the future will come with 3D printed computer boards features, enabling users to further customize accordingly. The move by the Chinese company may prove the potential use of 3D printing technology for a wide range of industries.
Haier Group Plans to Cut Headcount by 10,000 Employees by the End of 2014
Jul 9 14
Haier Group announced that the company plans to cut headcount by 10,000 employees by the end of 2014. In addition, the company plans to lay off 5,000 middle managers in the second half of this year, as part of its efforts in strategy alignment. Noticeably, some workers have quit from the company as a result of their disagreement with its strategy alignment.
Haier Group Reportedly Eyes Additional Stake In Qingdao Haier
Jun 26 14
Haier Group Corporation and person acting in concert bought 899,000 shares in Qingdao Haier Co Ltd on June 25, 2014 according to a recent company announcement. The shareholders expect to buy an additional 23% stake (including the current acquisition) within the next 12 months.