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Dacor Newsletter November 2010

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November 04, 2010

Dramatic Form Meets Class-Leading Function in the New Distinctive 36 Gas Cooktop from Dacor

Designed in Collaboration with BMW Group DesignworksUSA, the latest addition to the Distinctive Series symbolizes the innovation and quality consumers have come to expect from Dacor

COSTA MESA, Calif. - October 14, 2010 - Dacor®, a market leader in the design and manufacture of luxury kitchen appliances, today introduced the new Distinctive 36" Gas Cooktop.  A stylish design, with remarkable craftsmanship, the Distinctive Cooktop will be a striking addition to any kitchen, while offering the performance and value that consumers expect from the Distinctive Series. 

The Distinctive 36" Gas Cooktop is the first Dacor product developed in collaboration with BMW Group DesignworksUSA, a company well known for its forward-thinking innovation in design development and selective use of color, materials and finishes.  A fellow California-based company, BMW Group DesignworksUSA has worked with many of the world's great brands and is an international leader in design strategy, premium design development, and brand communication.  Now, BMW Group DesignworksUSA brings its expertise to Dacor and its Distinctive 36" Gas Cooktop, designed to bring a unique style to any kitchen while enhancing the appearance of both countertops and cabinetry alike.

"Dacor has a well-earned reputation for providing the best cooking experience through meticulous attention to detail," said Holger Hampf BMW Group DesignworksUSA Director of Product Design.  "Together through collaboration with DesignworksUSA, Dacor creates an aesthetic which balances the environment of the home kitchen with the expectations of the professional for the highest functionality and reliability."

BMW Group DesignworksUSA recognizes that style and appearance are equally as important as an appliance's features and functions, and has ensured that each stylish design detail also serves a purpose.  The Cooktop is designed with ergonomic angled controls for ease of use and IlluminaTM Indicator Lights that glow in Dacor's signature flame-blue when a burner is on, providing a modern, eye-catching look while making kitchen safety a priority.  The design team employed a strict proces of direction, design and development ensuring that the Distinctive Cooktop was developed with both creativity and quality.

"The new Distinctive 36" Gas Cooktop was designed to meet the needs of home chefs, while also appealing to today's value-conscious homeowner," said Mauricio Roca, Director of Product Development at Dacor.  "The Distinctive Cooktop includes signature Dacor design touches in an affordable, high-performance appliance, providing value along witha professional-quality culinary experience."

Full of features that provide professional-grade performance, the Distinctive Cooktop is an amenity that enhances a kitchen's overall look, while supplying consumers with endless culinary possibilities.  The Cooktop is equipped with five burners to meeet every cooking need, including one SimmerSearTM burner with melting feature, which allows superior precision and control for the home chef with the option to simmer, sear or sauté at ultra-high or ultra-low temperatures (up to 18,000 BTUs).  To address other cooking needs, the Cooktop also has two sealed gas burners that provide 12,000 BTUs and two sealed gas burners that provide 9,000 BTUs.

The new cooktop features Dacor's exclusive PermaCleanTM Finish, a scratch-resistant surface that can handle tough scrubbing so that baked on even burnt-on messes clean up with ease, leaving the Cooktop surface beautiful.  In additon to the exclusive PermaClean finish, the Distinctive Cooktop has a one-piece spill basin to further ensure that clean up will be a breeze.

The industry leading Continuous Platform Grates provide for the optimum cooking surface for larger pots while allowing for multiple pans side-by-side.  Additionally, the Perma-FlameTM instant re-ignition feature automatically re-lights a burner immediately if it goes out, ensuring continuous heating and a nearly effortless cooking process.

Ensuring that the Distinctive Cooktop is fully functional for the life of the kitchen, Dacor has equipped all burners with Smart FlameTM technology, which ensures the burner flames do not directly contact the fingers of the porcelain-coated cast iron grates, helping to extend the life of the grates.

The latest offering from Dacor's new Distinctive Series, the Distinctive 36" Cooktop, contains the features of higher-end cooktops, while remaining in a competitive price range.  The Distinctive Series provides a permium culinary experience to a wider group of customers through a selection of recently launched prodcuts, including the Distinctive Range, the Single and Double Wall Ovens, the 36" and 30" Rangetop, and the 24" Dishwasher.  With the Distinctive Series, more homes can now incorporate the modern design and innovative features normally found on higher-priced appliances.  The new Cooktop rolls out to authorized Dacor dealers on November 1, 2010 with an MSRP of $1,210.

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October 14, 2010

Exclusive Style and Innovative Features Provide Reliability and Value in the Latest Dishwashers from Dacor

Cutting edge features and streamlined design combine to offer new high-performance, energy efficient appliances from Dacor

COSTA MESA, Calif. - September 16, 2010Dacor®, a market leader in the design and manufacture of luxury kitchen appliances, today introduced the new DistinctiveTMRenaissanceTM and Integrated 24" Dishwashers.  These new appliances are a beautiful combination of style, performance, and value.

With unsurpassed craftsmanship, the Distinctive Dishwasher gives customers the designer look they desire in an affordably-priced, feature-rich appliance.  With features like the recessed hidden handle and electronic one-touch controls on the front panel, the Distinctive Dishwasher brings a modern and sophisticated design to any kitchen.  Designed to handle any mess, the Distinctive Dishwasher also features seven highly effective wash zones to ensure the entire load gets completely clean, while four wash cycles allow the dishwasher to tackle everything from simple rinses to seriously baked-on messes with ease.

The Distinctive Dishwasher is also the latest product addition to Dacor's Love You Back Bonus promotion, which offers free appliances based on certain purchase levels.  Customers can now receive the Distinctive Dishwasher free when they purchase at least $9,000 worth of other Dacor appliances.  Customers can also upgrade to the Renaissance or Integrated Dishwasher for only $500 when they spend $9,000, or upgrade to the Distinctive Dishwasher for only $500 when they spend at least $6,000.  The promotion ends December 31, 2010.

The 24" Renaissance and Integrated Dishwashers bring great looks, durability and high-performance to customers.  Offering a clean, modern finish, the ergonomic controls are hidden, but still readily accessible for ease of use.  The Renaissance Dishwasher offers a choice between the elegant Epicure® handle or a sleek Millennia® handle, while the Integrated style gives users the ability to seamlesly match their kitchen cabinets with a customizable wood panel.  With six wash cycles and seven wash zones to cover every dishwashing need from scrubbing to quick rinses, as well as two drying levels, including the RapidDryTM fan which dries all dishes rapidly, the Renaissance and Integrated Dishwashers are an eye-catching balance of form and function.

Further enhancing the streamlined design, Dacor equipped the Distinctive Dishwasher and the Renaissance Dishwasher with its PrintFreeTM stainless steel finish that resists smudges and fingerprints so the dishwasher exterior will remain spotless, just like the dishes inside.

Additional Features of the DistinctiveRenaissance and Integrated Dishwasher include:

  • FocusScrub - dedicated sprayer for scrubbing pots and pans
  • FocusWash - sprayer dedicated to cleaning cutlery
  • EcoDry - option provides an energy effiicient way to dry dishes
  • FloorGuardTM System - an advanced water safety system to ensure a leak-safe dishewasher
  • Stainless Steel Tub and Spray Arms - for durability and cleanliness
  • QuickInstallTM - package for quick and easy out of the box installation

Style and functionality aside, the Distinctive, Renaissance, and Integrated Dishwashers provide very low water and energy consumption, making these high-performance dishwashers environmentally friendly and ENERGY STAR® qualified.  In fact, these dishwashers exceed the energy standard by using 41% less energy and 33% less water than non-qualified dishwashers.  In addition to being some of the lowest water users on the market, the dishwashers offer a 3-Part PureFiltration SystemTM, which means users don't have to waste water pre-rinsing dishes to enjoy a higher level of clean.

"The latest dishwashers from Dacor provide the ultimate in style, efficiency and value," said Steve Joseph, Vice President of Marketing at Dacor.  "With state-of-the-art features, the reliability customers expect from Dacor, our new new dishwashers are high-performance, environmentally friendly appliances that will bring Dacor's signature style to a wide range of homeowners."

Using a dishwasher should not add work to a kitchen clean-up routine.  The unique EasyLoadTM rack design on the new dishwashers provides endless loading flexibility.  With the option to load up to 14 plus place settings and the highest loading height available in the market to  make room for pots, pans and platters of all sizes, the dishwashers will accommodate large gatherings just as effortlessly as everyday meals.

Knowing that safety features are a small detail that make a huge impage, Dacor has equipped the Renaissance and Integrated Dishwashers with its exclusive FamilySafeTM electronic locking system and the Distinctive Dishwasher with FamilyLockTM mechanical locking system to ensure a child cannot open the dishwasher door while the dishwasher is running.  With the WhisperWashTM system, which ensures the dishwashers run at only 49 dBA, users will wonder if the appliance is running at all.

The aesthetically pleasing style and design features make the Distinctive, Renaissance and Integrated Dishwashers beautiful, and with releable features users can count on, they become a dependable addition to the kitchen.

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September 16, 2010

Dacor Newsletter September 2010

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September 02, 2010

Dacor Newsletter July 2010

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July 22, 2010

Dacor Newsletter May 2010

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  • Detail Spotlight: Get More from the Only Kitchen that Loves You Back  

    It is now easier than ever to turn your kitchen into the space of your family's dreams, with the Love You Back Bonus from Dacor.  Now through December 31, 2010, you can receive a free set of Dacor's Signature Gourmet Cookware, a Ventilation System, Warming Drawer, Microwave or a combination of two.

  • Design Studio: Great Indoors - Outside   

    Creating an outdoor living area does not have to be complicated; with a good design and some creative touches any backyard space can become your own private paradise.

  • Details from the Pros: How to Buy a Barbecue  

    It's just about time to throw some shrimp on the barbie.  Find out what professional chefs (and barbecue fans) recommend if you're in the market for a new grill.

  • Featured Recipe: Healthy Barbecue 

    Chef Coleman's Grilled Black Bass and Mango Papaya Salsa recipe is an excellent and healthy choice for your next barbecue.

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May 06, 2010

Dacor Introduces The Love You Back Bonus

Consumers can receive free appliances or cookware with the purchase of new Dacor appliances.

COSTA MESA, Calif. – April 01, 2010 – Transforming the kitchen into the space of the entire family’s dreams is now easier than ever before. Family owned, American made Dacor® is excited to introduce the Love You Back Bonus. Beginning April 1, 2010, customers who spend at least $3,000 on Dacor appliances can receive a free set of Dacor Signature Gourmet Cookware, a Ventilation System, Warming Drawer, Microwave or a combination of two, valued up to $4,760.

Dacor knows how important the kitchen is to the family and understands the time and expense that goes into planning every inch of space, and with the introduction of this special offer, homeowners can be sure their kitchen is complete. 

“The ideal kitchen includes a space complete with stylish appliances that fuel one’s passion for cooking,” said Steve Joseph, Vice President of Marketing at Dacor. “As the heart of the home, the kitchen is the place where some of the family’s most memorable moments take place, and now homeowners can enjoy free products from the only kitchen that loves back with the Love You Back Bonus.”

The Dacor appliance collection now includes affordable luxury as well as the very finest in high-end appliances, and with the Love You Back Bonus, every Dacor appliance qualifies towards free products, without exception.

Details of the Love You Back Bonus promotion:

• Spend $3,000 on any Dacor appliances and receive a free 7-piece Gourmet Cookware Set valued at $599.

• Spend $6,000 on any Dacor appliances and receive a free microwave or warming drawer up to $1,790 in value.

• Spend $9,000 on any Dacor appliances and receive a free ventilation system up to $2,970 in value.

• Spend $15,000 on any Dacor appliances and select any two of the above options, up to $4,760 in value.

Participants in Love You Back can save even more when taking advantage of their State Appliance Rebate Program through ENERGY STAR®.  Programs and qualifications vary by state; consumers should inquire about the rebates in their state from a qualified dealer or visit www.dacor.com/green to learn more about Dacor's Green Committment.

Visit www.dacor.com/love for additional details on this Dacor promotion, and to find a local authorized dealer.

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April 01, 2010

Dacor Now Available in Pacific Sales Kitchen & Bath

Luxury appliance manufacturer increases presence in California, Arizona and Nevada with displays in Pacific Sales Kitchen & Bath.

COSTA MESA, Calif. – March 31, 2010 – Dacor, market leader in luxury kitchen appliance design, manufacturing and distribution, has expanded distribution throughout the Western United States and installed displays in 37 Pacific Sales locations throughout the region.  Offering the full breadth of Dacor appliances, the addition of Pacific Sales Kitchen, Bath & Electronic Centers to Dacor’s dealer network is part of the company’s broader strategy to reach a wider range of customers.

As a leading source for home products in the West, Pacific Sales offers a wide selection of appliances for consumers, builders and contractors.  Many of the stores showcase more than 30 different Dacor products from the professional style Epicure® and contemporary Millennia® lines, including the new Distinctive™ Series, which combines style with premium performance for customers seeking a more affordable luxury solution.

“This expansion in the Southern California region gives Dacor the opportunity to increase our presence in one of the country’s leading markets,” said Michael Joseph, Chairman and CEO of Dacor. “We are excited about the potential for growth and look forward to a long and profitable relationship with Pacific Sales.”

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March 31, 2010

Dacor Expands ENERGY STAR Qualified Refrigerator Offering

New 36" Freestanding French Door Refrigerator offers precise temperature control and exterior water and ice dispenser for added convenience.

COSTA MESA, Calif. - March 25, 2010 -Dacor, family-owned market leader in luxury kitchen appliance design, manufacturing and distribution, introduced the upgraded 36" Freestanding French Door Refrigerator.  Offering increased energy savings, the upgraded refrigerator features an exterior ice and water dispenser, which includes temperature controls on the keypad for easy adjustment without openng the refrigerator door.

According to ENERGY STAR®, the average family spends $2,200 each year on energy bills.  Upgrading to an ENERGY STAR® rated appliance can save more than $165 over the lifetime of the product.  Dacor's ENERGY STAR® rated refrigerators are 20% more efficient than non-compliant refrigerators.  And beginning this spring, all of the U.S. states and territories are running programs designed to help consumers replace old, inefficient appliances with new ENERGY STAR® qualified models.  Refrigerators are among the most popular appliances receiving rebates through the program, with savings ranging from $45-$500, with most being about $100-$150.

"Dacor is committed to providing environmentally friendly products that will lower carbon emissions and help consumers reduce their energy costs," said Steve Joseph, Vice President of Marketing at Dacor.  "Since our company started in 1965, Dacor has been working to maximize the efficiency of our products and implementing sustainable business practices, long before it was popular to do so.  In addition to refrigerators, Dacor also offers ENERGY STAR® qualified dishwashers, which use much less water per cycle when compared to non-qualified models."

The 36" Refrigerator consumes less energy than a 75-watt light bulb and the exterior water and ice dispenser will minimize the amount of time the doors are open, leading to even greater energy savings.


The 36" Freestanding French Door Refrigerator features stainless steel doors which extend over the hinges to give the front a clean look.  With an external dispenser, serving up fresh, cool, filtered ice and water at the touch of a button, the convenient French Door provides full access to the interior.  Boasting impressive interior storage, the in-door gallon bins are large enough to hold cartons of milk and juice and slide out shelving allows accessibility to all items in the refrigerator.

The easy-to-navigate, electronic panel glows in Dacor's signature blue, displays internal temperature and alerts owners when the water filter needs to be changed.  There is no need to lose precious energy opening the refrigerator door, the external dispenser serves up fresh, cool, filtered ice and water at the touch of a button.

The bottom freezer drawer features fully enclosed baskets that keep frozen food organized and stop food and ice from falling through.  The drawer glides open effortlessly with a rack-and-pinon system for easy access to the items in the rear.  The freezer drawer includes upper and lower freezer baskets and dividers.  With fresh food storage on top and the freezer underneath, users have better access to the items that are used more frequently.

An innovative modular design system allows owners to customize each model to fit their personal style with either the professional, classic Epicure handles or the more contemporary Millennia® handles.

The 36" Refrigerator now features Sabbath Mode, which allows the door to be opened or closed at any time without concern of directly turning on or off any lights or features and will begin rolling out to authorized Dacor dealers in April 2010.

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March 25, 2010

Dacor Newsletter March 2010

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March 11, 2010

Dacor Introduces the Distinctive 30'' Dual-Fuel Range

Dacor's newest range combines professsional performance and contemporary design with affordability.

COSTA MESA, Calif. - March 4, 2010 - Dacor®, market leader in luxury kitchen appliance design, manufacturing and distribution, today introduced the new Distinctive™ 30" Dual-Fuel Range.  Offering the perfect balance of stylish design and premium performance, the Distinctive Dual-Fuel Range gives consumers the benefits of cooking with a luxury appliance but at an affordable price.

Continuing with Dacor's long tradition of developing innovative appliances that enhance the cooking experience, the Distinctive 30" Dual-Fuel Range provides home chefs with features to rival competitors' models, including angled control graphics that are easy to read from a comfortable standing position and electronic indicator lights for safer cooking.

"The Distinctive Series combines the details and style that has made Dacor an appliance leader for more than 45 years," said Steve Joseph, Vice President of Marketing at Dacor.  "The Dual-Fuel Range will give a wide range of new consumers the opportunity to experience luxury for the first time."

The Distinctive 30" Dual-Fuel Range features six cooking modes - Bake, Broil, Convection Bake, Convection Broil, Convection Roast and Pure Convection™.  Dacor's exclusive four-part Pure Convection™ creates uniform temperatures throughout the oven cell using a custom-designed air baffle for channeling hot air in a perfect pattern.  The unique convection filter captures grease and flavor particles within the oven cell, allowing users to cook multiple dishes simultaneously without the worry of flavor transfer, making it possible to have dinner and desert ready at the same time.

On the cooktop, SimmerSear™ Burners offer cooks a wide range of cooking temperatures to ensure the perfect simmer, sear or sauté.  A one-piece porcelain-enameled spill basin beneath the burners catch any food or grease that may fall through for easier cleanup.  Dacor's Continuous Platform Grates make maneuvering pots and pans around burners a simple task and add extra space for oversized cookware.  Smart Flame™ Technology reduces the flame output under each grate finger to protect the finish without limiting the temperature.

Keeping safety top of mind, so home chefs can focus on their culinary masterpieces; the Distinctive Dual-Fuel Range features Dacor's exclusive Illumina™ Indicator Lights, which glow softly in the brand's signature flame-blue to indicate that the cooktop is on.  For additional safety, Dacor's Perma-Flame™ Technology forces the automatic re-ignition of any flame that goes out unexpectedly, which keeps your pots simmering right along and eliminates any exposure to escaping gas.

Part of the competitively priced Distinctive Series, which includes the Distinctive Gas Rangetop and Wall Ovens, the Distintive 30" Dual-Fuel Range is available with a Star-K Certified with a Sabbath Mode for universal appeal.  The new appliance rolls out to authorized Dacor dealers March 2010 with MSRP starting at $3,799, providng consumers with all of the tools necessary to cook the perfect meal.

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March 04, 2010

Dacor Appliances Now Featured in Autodesk Home Design and Virtual Showroom Applications

Professionals and consumers can now experience greater design freedom when planning kitchen remodels.

COSTA MESA, Calif. - February 23, 2010 - Dacor, market leader in luxury kitchen appliance design, manufacturing and distribution, today announced the brand is the first featured in the Autodesk® Project Dragonfly technology preview.  Project Dragonfly is an intuitive and highly engaging, free web application that homeowners can use to configure room designs and layouts on the fly from any computer or browser.  In addition, Dacor products are now also available in the Autodesk Seek web service and through the Autodesk Showroom web application.  The addition of the Dacor brand and products to these web applications provides users with instant access to product images and information about Dacor's entire suite of kitchen appliances for easy placement into custom layouts and design scenarios to gain a truly personalized experience.

Dacor's complete line of cooking, refrigeration and dishwashing products in EpicureMillenniaPreference and Integrated styles are available through Project Dragonfly, Autodesk Seek and Autodesk Showroom to help users effortlessly design the kitchens they most desire.  Design professionals, builders and consumers can access the applications by visiting the Design Tools and Autodesk sections at www.dacor.com.

"This new web-based home design application from Autodesk is making it much easier for Dacor to display the breadth of our product line and provide our customers with a personalized buying experience that will help them understand how our appliances will look in their homes," says Steve Joseph, Vice President of Marketing with Dacor.  "While physical showrooms, spec sheets and paper catalogs are still important, we're confident the innovative technology of Autodesk SeekAutodesk Showroom and Autodesk Project Dragonfly will provide us with a competitive edge."

Autodesk Seek allows design professionals to search specifically for the building product design files they need - in the form of 3D models, 2D drawings, visual images, and part and product specification data.  The service includes access to information from over 1,000 building product manufacturers into a single, unified search experience.

Project Dragonfly is a free web-based home design application that simplifies home improvement projects.  Consumers can directly participate in the design process using the intuitive interior design tool to rapidly layout and furnish their kitchen and design professionals can instantly share concepts with clients.  Users can share design scenarios with family and friends before selecting, and with the ability to include Dacor branded luxury kitchen appliances in project layouts, they can have more confidence in their remodeling choices.

Autodesk Showroom is an interactive web service which allows consumers, designers, builders and architects to mix and match projects in lifelike settings via their website.  With Autodesk Showroom powering Dacor's web site, visitors can view entire suites of Dacor appliances, and mix and match Dacor appliances with other kitchen elements to create their own photo-realistic kitchen visualizations.

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February 23, 2010

Dacor Moves Corporate Headquarters to Orange County

New office space located in the landmark Plaza Tower near South Coast Plaza and the future home of the Design & Culinary Center and state-of-the-art training facility.

COSTA MESA, Calif. - February 22, 2010 - Dacor, market leader in luxury kitchen appliance design, manufacturing and distribution, today announced that it is relocating its corporate headquarters to the renowned Plaza Tower in Costa Mesa, overlooking one of California's most prestigious shopping districts, the South Coast Plaza.

After eight very good years in Diamond Bar, Dacor has signed a long-term lease with the Plaza Tower.  In addition to its location in one of Dacor's largest markets, the building was attractive for having earned the LEED-EB Gold Certification for its environmentally friendly construction and operation.  Dacor's new home is thus compatible with the company's serious commitment to the conservation of the environment, which includes the designing and manufacturing of innovative appliances in the most environmentally sensitive way possible and reducing the energy demands of the company's operations.

As a resident and supporter of the Orange County community, Chairman/CEO Michael Joseph is enthusiastic about the move.  "I am excited that we were able to move our company to this area, which has so much to offer," said Joseph.  "We had a remarkable eight-year run in Diamond Bar and previous to that, for 23 years in Pasadena.  However, I truly believe Dacor is in the best place at the right time and I am confident the company will soon begin to grow and prosper as never before."

Readying the company for new growth, the headquarters' relocation is the latest in a series of steps taken by Dacor over the past two years to realign its operations, consolidate corporate functions, increase efficiencies and reduce costs.

"Dacor is well positioned and is clearly on its way to redefining the market by providing more ways for consumers to experience extraordinary cooking in their home," continued Joseph.  "In addition to our well established line of luxury appliances, the introduction of the new Distinctive™ line of appliances is perfect for consumers looking for a more affordable luxury solution that is stylish, well featured and does not compromise on performance.  What else would you expect from Dacor?"

Dacor's new headquarters will be located at 600 Anton Blvd., Costa Mesa, California.  The transition to the new office space will be complete by March 1, 2010.  The company's manufacturing facility will continue to operate in City of Industry, California.

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February 22, 2010

Indulge in Luxury and Ease with the Distinctive Double Wall Ovens by Dacor

First class features and superior craftsmanship provide unmatched performance in the newest addition to the Dacor appliance offering.

COSTA MESA, Calif. - February 18, 2010 - Dacor®, market leader in luxury kitchen appliance design, manufacturing and distribution, today introduced the new 30" Distinctive™ Double Wall Oven.  The perfect introduction to luxury cooking, this premium wall oven combines quality craftsmanship, sleek styling and innovative features for consumers who want a better culinary experience at an entry-level price.

Designed and asssembled in California, the new Distinctive Double Wall Oven contiues the company's long heritage of developing innovative cooking appliances that provide people who are passionate about the details of cooking with the optimum ownership experience.  A unique understated handle sits completely flush with the wall oven door, providing kitchen designers and homeowners with additoinal freedom when planning kitchen layouts.  Along with the previously announced Distinctive Single Wall Oven, the Distinctive Double Wall Oven features Dacor's exclusive four-part Pure Convection™ technology, providing home chefs with the power to expand their culinary repertoire.

"With the introduction of the Distinctive Series in 2009, Dacor opened up the world of luxury cooking to a broader base of consumers," said Steve Joseph, Vice President of Marketing at Dacor.  "The Distinctive Wall Oven continues our tradition of offering consumers the premium performance and distinctive styling for which Dacor has been known for more than 45 years."

Available in a stylish stainless steel finish with an understated contemporary handle design, the Distinctive Doulbe Wall Oven features six intuitive cooking modes - Bake, Broil, Convection Bake, Convection Broil, Convection Roast, and Pure Convection™ - for the flexibility to create masterpieces.

The exclusive four-part Pure Convection™ system creates uniform temperatures on every level of the oven cell, using a custom designed air baffle for channeling hot air in a perfect pattern.  The unique convection filter captures grease and flavor particles within the oven cell, allowing users to cook multiple dishes simultaneously without the worry of flavor transfer.

With a hidden Bake and recessed Broil Element, the wall oven has more interior capacity to fit larger dishes and clean-up is easier.  An electronic touch control panel makes operation of the wall oven simple and digital timers and Temperature Hold helps users plan meals accordingly, so everything reaches the table at exactly the right time.  Bright inerior halogen lighting makes it easier to monitor oven contents.

The new Distinctive Double Wall Oven is the latest addition to the Dacor line of award-winning cooking appliances, which includes the timelss Renaissance™ and innovative Discovery™ series.  Renaissance Wall Ovens are classic in their design, but offer advanced features for impeccable performance.  Discovery Wall Ovens feature an easy-to-use interactive controller, preset with 99 of the most popular cooking modes organized by food type.  There is also room to store up to 100 personal recipe settings to help even the most novice chef cook like a groumet.

The Distinctive Double Wall Oven is Star-K Certified with Sabbath Mode for universal appeal and will begin rolling out to authorized Dacor dealers in February 2010, with pricing starting at $2,699.


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February 18, 2010

Dacor Newsletter January 2010

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January 07, 2010