Smeg is Italy's largest manufacturer of domestic kitchen appliances.
Smeg was founded by Vittorio Bertazzoni in 1948 as Smalterie Metallurgiche Emiliane Guastalla (metal enamelling factory in the village of Guastalla, Reggio Emilia). The company is still in the hands of the Bertazzoni family, currently under the direct control of Roberto Bertazzoni. Its headquarters remain a short distance from Guastalla.
A dishwasher is an essential item in a modern kitchen. Smeg dishwashers are available in 5 choices, with 3 diverse styles and size options including 18", 24" and also a 36" horizontal dishwasher, a new concept in the American market. The innovative Smeg dishwasher design team have carefully researched the fundamental requirements of the market and created appliances that perfectly incorporate high performance, ergonomics and efficiency with beautiful design. Combining the latest technology with elegant style, this comprehensive series is able to meet the needs of every consumer.
This dishwasher uses 321 kWh/yr and has an estimated yearly operating cost of $35.60.
The estimated yearly operating cost is based on a 2011 national average electricity cost of $.1109 per kWh. For more information, visit www.ftc.gov/appliances.