UPPER SADDLE RIVER, N.J.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--De’Longhi, a renowned global brand with over 40 years of experience in portable heating and cooling, today announced the expansion of its successful home comfort product portfolio with a collection of portable air conditioners and bathroom heaters that deliver the ultimate in true comfort across all seasons. The expanded suite of home comfort products include NEW additions to the popular Pinguino EX Series Portable Air Conditioner line with models featuring heating functions, antibacterial Biosilver filters, Whisper Cool technology and new colors options: black, white and light gray to fit any design aesthetic.
In the heating category, De’Longhi has responded to their consumer’s demands by introducing a NEW Caldobagno 1500W Bathroom Fan Heater this year. Research conducted by De’Longhi has shown that up to 50% of consumers use a heater in the bathroom, which is why De’Longhi is leading the way in developing effective heating solutions for every room of the home. With features including IP21 certification that protects against drips and condensation as well as a GFCI plug, De’Longhi is committed to ensuring peace of mind for consumers. The NEW Pinguino EX Series model and Caldobagno Heaters will debut at the International Home + Housewares Show in Chicago, Illinois from March 10-13.
De’Longhi’s expanded line up of portable air conditioners and heaters offer consumers a diverse range of products that guarantee true comfort and efficiency throughout the home, which is much more than adjusting the temperature. With that, consumer’s main concerns with portable air conditioners and heaters consisted of noise, temperature and peace of mind. With innovations like, De’Longhi’s exclusive Whisper Cool Technology that delivers an unmatched quiet performance, customized settings for air flow control and safeguards like GFCI plugs and tip-over switches, De’Longhi remains a top brand among consumers for all home comfort needs. In fact, De’Longhi comfort products have received positive ratings from top review outlets, like The Wirecutter and BestProducts.com.
“Our research shows that consumers are spending more time at home and often have rooms or spaces within the home that have their own unique microclimates. This is why De’Longhi is invested in research and insights to provide effective multi-functional home cooling and heating solutions,” said Mike Prager, De’Longhi Group NA’s President and CEO. “De’Longhi is leading the way in the Home Comfort category with innovation and technology inspired by our customers - ensuring they achieve true comfort in their homes all season long.”
De’Longhi’s NEW Pinguino DeLuxe Portable Air Conditioner can cool, dehumidify and recirculate air in rooms up to 700 sq. ft., while conserving energy. The portable but powerful air conditioner provides consumers with three home comfort products in one single unit, optimizing space, reducing energy bills and offering the ultimate in comfort for any room within the home. With Whisper Cool noise reduction technology that decreases sound by 50% and the motorized airflow function that directs air higher or lower - allowing consumers to easily control airflow to suit their needs, the new Pinguino DeLuxe Portable Air Conditioner offers flexibility and peaceful cooling for any room, day or night.
The included BioSilver air filter traps dust and particles and inhibits mold, mildew and bacteria from growing on the filter, keeping unwanted odors out of the room. The Pinguino DeLuxe also features No-Drip Technology that prevents leaks, and cleanup is effortless with the PAC’s ability to automatically recycle condensation within the unit, eliminating the need to empty and dispose of fluid. The Sensor Touch control panel allows users to change the temperature, fan speed or set the 24-hour timer. The panel is easily viewable from across the room, and with its built-in wheels and handles for easy mobility, consumers can have complete flexibility and convenience while experiencing true comfort in their room.
The Pinquino DeLuxe Portable Air Conditioner will be available at retail in April/May 2018.
The Pinquino EX series also includes model PACEX140ES, which also has 3-in-1 functionality that cools, dehumidifies, and offers a fan option with three speeds. At a price point of $599.95, this 14,000 BTU model was first introduced in 2017 at the International Home + Housewares show as has quickly become a favorite among consumers.
The newest addition to the Caldobagno collection, the De’Longhi 1500W Bathroom Fan Heater delivers fast, direct heat in a compact design that is ideal for heating smaller spaces such as bathrooms, yet is as powerful and efficient as a larger heater. With its GFCI plug, a function to prevent overheating, a tip-over switch that shuts the unit off if it’s knocked over, along with the IP21 certification to help protect against condensation and water drips, the Caldobagno 1500W fan heater provides multiple safeguards –making it ideal for bathroom use. The antifreeze standby setting automatically warms up the heater when the temperature dips below 40F offering instant relief from the cold. The Caldobagno also features an adjustable thermostat, 3 heat settings, a fan setting and a programmable timer that is ideal for pre-heating the bathroom on chilly mornings.
The new Bathroom Heater, model HFS50D15, will be available at retail in August 2018.
From portable air conditioners and full room heaters to its Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America (AAFA) certified dehumidifiers, De’Longhi offers a variety of multi-functional, portable, eco-conscious and safe home comfort solutions for any room. For additional information and product details on De’Longhi’s complete Home Comfort Collection, including the newly AAFA certified dehumidifiers, please visit www.delonghi.com.
The De’Longhi Group is based in Treviso, Italy and is on the forefront of the small domestic appliance category with a range of premium products under three internationally renowned brands; De’Longhi, Kenwood and Braun. The De’Longhi Group is committed to continuing their mission to create exceptional products that improve the lives’ of the consumer through innovative technologies and unparalleled design.
The De’Longhi brand is based in Treviso Italy and the global leader in espresso and comfort products. Highest quality, high Italian design and meaningful product innovations are the core values of the De’Longhi brand. De’Longhi is present in over 123 countries and creates products in three main categories: espresso, specialty cooking and home comfort. After more than a century of perfecting its products, De´Longhi remains committed to creating innovations that bring convenience and style into every customers’ home; making the everyday better. For more information visit www.delonghi.com.