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Jenn-Air makes luxury kitchen appliances known for their sophisticated design, innovative technology and exceptional performance.

Jenn-Air first became known for creating the legendary downdraft cooktop in 1961, as well as for bringing convection cooking into the home. We now make appliances for the entire kitchen, from powerful professional-style ranges to stylish built-in refrigerators.

Our appliances offer you unprecedented performance as you cook and entertain. Our built-in refrigerators have been ranked #1 for the past four years running.

Whether you currently own Jenn-Air® appliances or are considering purchasing them, you’ll receive an exceptional level of care. We’re here to assist you with any questions you may have about our appliances. And once you become a Jenn-Air owner, you’ll receive the same dedicated attention, along with exclusive offers and benefits.

Our corporate offices are located in Benton Harbor, Michigan. We have manufacturing plants in several U.S. locations. And our Jenn-Air showrooms, where you can experience our appliances firsthand, are located coast to coast.

*Refrigerator rating based on rating of 25.3 cu. ft., model #JS42PPDUDB, by a leading consumer magazine.


If you’re interested in a potential career at Jenn-Air, and share our uncompromising commitment to superior performance and design, you can explore opportunities at the Whirlpool Corporation Careers website.

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Find the latest articles and press releases about Jenn-Air. For more information, please contact Juliet Johnson at 269-923-7440 or Kim Roman at 212-350-7822.

12/01/2014 Powerful, Elegant Options for Clearing the Air from Jenn-Air

BENTON HARBOR, Mich. (December 1, 2014) – Now available nationwide, the Jenn-Air brand’s expanded ventilation collection offers stylish options for keeping the air clear even when using the powerful, high-BTU cooktops found in many of today’s high end kitchens.

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11/03/2014 Jon Barfell of Jenn-Air named to NKBA's 30 Under 30 Program

BENTON HARBOR, Mich. (November 3, 2014) –Jon Barfell, brand experience specialist for luxury appliance maker Jenn-Air, has been selected by the National Kitchen & Bath Association’s (NKBA) as a member of its prestigious 30 Under 30 program. The premiere association for kitchen and bath professionals with more than 60,000 members nationwide, the NKBA each year honors 30 exceptional young professionals under the age of 30 who are excelling in today’s kitchen and bath industry.

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10/20/2014 Jenn-Air Brand Raises the Bar with New 30" Range Collection

BENTON HARBOR, Mich. (October 20, 2014) – Jenn‐Air brand has applied many of the high‐end design principles and elegant touches behind its luxury built‐in appliances to a new collection of 30‐inch ranges offered in dual‐fuel, gas, induction and radiant options. Featuring a full‐depth design that easily installs seamlessly into a standard opening, these latest models offer five burners, increased oven baking capacity and a host of thoughtful details from soft‐close oven doors to telescoping glide racks.

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10/13/2014 Jenn-Air Headed West for the WestEdge Design Fair

BENTON HARBOR, Mich. (October 13, 2014) ‐ Capping off its biggest year of product introductions, luxury appliance brand Jenn‐Air traveled to Santa Monica to participate in the WestEdge Design Fair as a major exhibitor and sponsor. Showcasing the best in modern design, this four‐day event took place October 16‐19 at The Barker Hangar. In addition to hosting seminars with design leaders in the Jenn‐Air Master Class Studio, the brand shared its latest innovations for the kitchen with an expansive display on the show floor.

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09/08/2014 High Performance Jenn-Air Dishwashers Offer Flush Installation and Built-In Water Softener

BENTON HARBOR, Mich. (September 8, 2014) – Designed to align perfectly with a range of cabinets, including frameless styles, the latest Jenn-Air dishwashers offer powerful yet quiet performance with a host of thoughtful features, including a built-in water softener.

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08/21/2014 Jenn-Air Sponsors Fourth Annual Los Angeles Food & Wine Festival

BENTON HARBOR, Mich. (August 14, 2014) – Jenn-Air will return as exclusive appliance sponsor of the annual Los Angeles Food & Wine Festival, taking place August 21-24. The four-day event, held throughout the city, features a dazzling lineup of chefs, extraordinary tasting opportunities and cooking demonstrations on Jenn-Air Master Class Culinary Stages. Chefs scheduled to appear this year include Masaharu Morimoto, Michael Chiarello, Graham Elliot, Justin Chapple and many more.

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07/21/2014 Latest Jenn-Air Cooktops Now Available at Retail

BENTON HARBOR, Mich. (July 21, 2014) – The Jenn-Air brand’s new low-profile, 5-burner gas cooktops, including a 36-inch model with the most powerful burner in its collection, are now available at luxury appliance retailers nationwide.

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07/15/2014 Jenn-Air and PFLAG National Present HOT!

BENTON HARBOR, Mich. (July 15, 2014) – Jenn-Air is teaming up with PFLAG National to host HOT! on Wednesday, July 23rd from 6:00 P.M. to 8:00 P.M. on Manhattan’s Upper East Side. Founded in 1972 with the simple act of a mother publicly supporting her gay son, PFLAG National is the largest organization of families, friends, and allies - united with people who are lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) - to move equality forward.

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04/07/2014 Jenn-Air to Unveil New Luxury Appliances at Pebble Beach Food & Wine

BENTON HARBOR, Mich. (April 7, 2014) – Luxury appliance maker Jenn-Air will return to California’s beautiful Monterey coast as a major sponsor of Pebble Beach Food & Wine, taking place from April 10-13. While enjoying delicious food and wine from some of the nation’s best chefs and wine makers, attendees will also have the opportunity to get a sneak peek at some of the latest Jenn-Air® appliance introductions.

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03/20/2014 Jenn-Air celebrates New York City Showroom’s first anniversary

BENTON HARBOR, Mich. (March 20, 2014) – Jenn-Air is celebrating the one year anniversary of its first showroom, an insipring space that has heightened the brand's profile among influential design professionals. The 3,200 square foot showroom features three full Jenn-Air® kitchens and is located in the prestigious Decorator & Design (D & D) building, located in Manhattan at 222 East 59th Street.

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03/20/2014 Ventilation Innovator Jenn-Air Expands its collection

BENTON HARBOR, Mich. (March 20, 2014) – The brand that has been revolutionizing ways to keep the air clear in the kitchen since inventing downdraft ventilation technology in 1961 is expanding its ventilation collection with new updraft models that can handle the powerful BTUs found on cooktops in today’s high end kitchens.

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03/20/2014 Jenn-Air Introduces Built-In Coffee System

BENTON HARBOR, Mich. (March 20, 2014) – Recognizing that any high-end kitchen is incomplete without the means to prepare a proper cup of coffee or espresso, luxury appliance innovator Jenn-Air has introduced a 24” built-in coffee system that combines elegant, seamless design with all the bells and whistles needed to easily create barista-quality coffee at home.

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03/20/2014 Jenn-Air Introductions Include Powerful 36" and 30" 5-Burner Cooktops

BENTON HARBOR, Mich. (March 20, 2014) – Luxury appliance maker Jenn-Air has expanded its collection of cooktops to include new 36-inch and 30-inch 5-burner models making their debut at this week’s Architectural Digest Home Design Show. Together with a recently introduced 6-burner model, these newest cooktops are designed for those who care equally about aesthetics and performance, according to Juliet Johnson, brand experience manager for Jenn-Air.

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03/20/2014 Jenn-air Sponsors Architectural Digest Home Design Show

BENTON HARBOR, Mich. (March 20, 2014) -- Luxury appliance innovator Jenn-Air is kicking off its biggest year of product introductions ever with a major presence at the Architectural Digest Home Design Show (ADHDS), taking place March 20-23 at Pier 94 in Manhattan.

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03/20/2014 New Jenn-Air Refrigerators Offers Luxury Inside and Out

BENTON HARBOR, Mich. (March 20, 2014) – Imagine the surprise of opening a refrigerator and finding a dramatic and sophisticated deep charcoal interior instead of the traditional white one. This is just what luxury appliance innovator Jenn-Air intended with three new refrigerators featuring a stunning black interior called Obsidian.

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BENTON HARBOR, Mich. (January 13, 2014) – Following a year marked by a record number of product introductions, the launch of its first showroom, and significant gains in both sales and retail flooring, luxury appliance maker Jenn-Air plans an even greater number of new product launches for 2014, according to Brian Maynard, the brand’s director of marketing.

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10/02/2013 New Jenn-Air Introductions Include Industry's Most Powerful 36" 6-Burner Gas Cooktop

BENTON HARBOR, Mich. (October 2, 2013) – Luxury appliance maker Jenn-Air, the pioneer behind downdraft cooktop ventilation and other major cooking advancements, is introducing its first 6-burner, 36” gas cooktop, a new 30” model and several updated cooktops to its growing collection of high-end appliances.

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09/09/2013 Jenn-Air Joins Newport Mansions Wine & Food Festival as Exclusive Appliance Sponsor

BENTON HARBOR, Mich. (September 9, 2013) – As the exclusive appliance sponsor of the eighth annual Newport Mansions Wine & Food Festival, Jenn-Air will join top culinary talent along with some of the world’s most prestigious vintners to celebrate one of the East Coast's most sophisticated and anticipated wine and food events of the season.

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08/19/2013 Jenn-Air Returns as Major Appliance Sponsor of Third Annual Los Angeles Food & Wine Festival

BENTON HARBOR, Mich. (August 19, 2013) – As the exclusive appliance sponsor of the third annual Los Angeles Food & Wine Festival, luxury brand Jenn-Air will join thousands of food and wine lovers to experience world class cuisine, wines and spirits. The August 22-25 event, headquartered in downtown Los Angeles will feature more than 100 celebrated chefs and 200 acclaimed wineries as well as wine seminars, unique dining experiences, and special events offering interactive opportunities with culinary luminaries. All proceeds will benefit St. Vincent Meals on Wheels.

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03/22/2013 Jenn-Air Adds Steam Oven to High Performance Built-In Collection

BENTON HARBOR, Mich. (March 22, 2013) – Jenn-Air is adding a sleek and powerful built-in steam and convection model to its high performance collection. Debuting at the 2013 Architectural Digest Home Design Show, the new 24” Jenn-Air® oven is scheduled to be available this fall.

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03/20/2013 Jenn-Air to Open Showroom in Manhattan

BENTON HARBOR, Mich. (March 20, 2013) – In the first move of its kind for the brand, luxury appliance maker Jenn-Air will open a Manhattan showroom in April 2013 as part of a broader effort to heighten its profile among influential design professionals. The space, occupying the entire fifth floor of the Decoration & Design (D&D) Annex at 222 East 59th Street, also will serve as a showcase for Christopher Peacock Home, a leading designer of high-end kitchen cabinetry and home furnishings. Its three fully-outfitted Jenn-Air kitchens will include one equipped for live cooking demonstrations.

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03/18/2013 New Jenn-Air® Ventilation System: From Bold To Invisible In Seconds

BENTON HARBOR, Mich. (March 18, 2013) – Luxury appliance maker Jenn-Air has introduced a dramatically different cooking ventilation system that serves as an impressive design focal point when in use and virtually disappears when not powerfully and quietly clearing the air. Individually hand-crafted of stainless steel and glass, the telescoping Jenn-Air® Accolade™ ventilation system is arc-shaped, with a curved, sculptural profile designed to place ventilation power even closer to the cooking source than traditional systems.

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03/11/2013 Jenn-Air Boosts Profile At Architectural Digest Home Design Show

BENTON HARBOR, Mich. (March 11, 2013) – Luxury appliance maker Jenn-Air is upping its already significant profile at the annual Architectural Digest Home Design Show by sponsoring a series of Jenn-Air Master Class Studio seminars presented by The New York Times and a “Best of Show” video series being produced by Architectural Digest. In a promotional first for the show, the brand is also partnering with the magazine to host a Jenn-Air Master Class Sweepstakes, offering a chance for one attendee to win a complete suite of appliances and a design consultation valued at $27,500.

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01/28/2013 Jenn-Air Touts performance of luxury microwave collection

BENTON HARBOR, Mich. (January 28, 2013) – While microwave ovens have been a staple in American kitchens for decades, many cooks have yet to discover that today’s high-end models offer not only speed and convenience, but many of the same capabilities prized in traditional ovens. Case in point: a collection of high performance microwave ovens from Jenn-Air capable of everything from searing salmon to baking decadent truffle tarts.

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01/17/2013 Elle Decor, House Beautiful And Veranda Show Homes Feature Luxury Jenn-Air® Kitchens

BENTON HARBOR, Mich. (January 17, 2013) – Luxury appliance maker Jenn-Air has partnered with ELLE DECOR, House Beautiful and VERANDA for the sixth annual Designer Visions. Showcasing the best in interior design talent and trends, this year’s Designer Visions has transformed residences in an historic Manhattan building into three elegant, contemporary homes, each reflecting the distinctive style of the participating magazines and top designers.

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10/17/2012 Powerful and Stylish Jenn-Air® Ventilation Quietly Clears the Air

BENTON HARBOR, Mich. (October 15, 2012)—For those who take their cooking and entertaining seriously, a high-performance cooking surface with powerful burners is among the most important elements of a kitchen. But with great power comes an even greater need to clear the air of smoke and cooking odors. The latest ventilation systems from Jenn-Air not only perform this essential task powerfully and quietly, but they do it stylishly with a range of sleek designs that integrate seamlessly into high-end kitchens, according to Juliet Johnson, manager of brand experience for Jenn-Air.

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07/16/2012 Jenn-Air® Cooktops and Rangetops: Raw Power Meets Refined Design

BENTON HARBOR, Mich. (July 12, 2012)—Like a luxury automobile whose gentle purr belies the horsepower beneath its hood, the sleek cooktops and rangetops from Jenn-Air were designed to combine raw power with a high degree of precision and refinement, according to Juliet Johnson, manager of brand experience for Jenn-Air.

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04/03/2012 Jenn-Air to Take Center Stage at Pebble Beach Food & Wine

BENTON HARBOR, Mich. (April 3, 2012)—Jenn-Air has signed on to play a key role—exclusive appliance sponsor—for what may be the most star-studded and exclusive culinary event in the nation. The fifth annual Pebble Beach Food & Wine, held on the picturesque northern California coastline, will feature 75 celebrity chefs and 250 acclaimed wineries over four days of luxury dining experiences, wine tastings and cooking demonstrations.

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03/16/2012 Jenn-Air App Lets Consumers Try Appliances on for Size

BENTON HARBOR, Mich. (March 16, 2012)—With mobile devices playing an ever-increasing role for those planning home design projects, Jenn-Air has created a first-of-its-kind iPhone application that lets users instantly visualize a kitchen equipped with the brand's luxury appliances. The DesignVision app will be launched at this year's Architectural Digest Home Design Show, the nation's largest exhibit of luxury home products and widely considered the preeminent event of its kind. The show runs from March 22—25, 2012 at Pier 94 in Manhattan.

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03/16/2012 Jenn-Air Plans Major Presence at Architectural Digest Home Design Show

BENTON HARBOR, Mich. (March 16, 2012)—Reflecting its growing profile as an innovative maker and marketer of luxury kitchen appliances, Jenn-Air will have its largest presence ever at the upcoming Architectural Digest Home Design Show, scheduled for March 22—25 at Pier 94 in Manhattan. Widely considered the preeminent event of its kind, the annual show brings tens of thousands of design professionals and consumers together for the nation's largest exhibit of luxury home products, seminars sponsored by The New York Times, and on-site consultations with noted design professionals.

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02/29/2012 Jenn-Air Raises the Bar on Luxury Dishwasher Collection

BENTON HARBOR, Mich. (February 29, 2012)—Whether planning an elegant dinner party or enjoying espresso and dessert in the kitchen afterwards, the quiet performance, thoughtful features and refined design of the newest Jenn-Air® Trifecta™ dishwashers are sure to impress hosts and guests alike.

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01/11/2012 Jenn-Air Launches “Designer Dialog” Resource on Facebook

BENTON HARBOR, Mich. (January 9, 2012)—Luxury appliance maker Jenn-Air is offering those planning or considering a kitchen remodel a fresh way to get professional advice and answers to their kitchen design questions. Designer Dialog, a newly launched discussion tab on the Jenn-Air Facebook Brand Page, allows visitors to tap the expertise of a rotating lineup of acclaimed kitchen designers recruited from all over the country.

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12/15/2011 Convection Cooking, Amped Up and Simplified by Jenn-Air

BENTON HARBOR, Mich. (December 15, 2011)—Few cooking methods are as widely available, misunderstood and underutilized as convection, a feature found in many ovens that circulates hot air to cook food more evenly, at lower temperatures, and often with better and faster results. Luxury appliance maker Jenn-Air, an innovator in convection and other cooking technologies, offers the following primer for the uninitiated, along with an update on its own advanced convection offerings.

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07/28/2011 Creating Kitchens Around Memories and Rituals

When kitchen designer Roberta Kravette of Nieuw Amsterdam Kitchens met with a client in New York's Westchester County several years ago, she was somewhat surprised by the answer to a critical question she asks every homeowner: "How do you envision your new kitchen?"

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06/20/2011 Jenn-Air® Earns Top Spot in Built-In Refrigerator Rankings for Second Consecutive Year

The Jenn-Air® 42-Inch Built-In Side-by-Side Refrigerator, part of a new, high-performance luxury collection from this kitchen appliance innovator, has earned the top spot in a ranking of built-in refrigerators by a leading consumer magazine. The rankings, released this week, give Jenn-Air brand the highest overall marks for a combination of temperature performance, energy efficiency, quietness and ease of use. This is the second year in a row that Jenn-Air brand has surpassed its competitors in this category.

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12/01/2010 Jenn-Air captures Spotlight at Architectural Digest Home Design Show

The new Jenn-Air collection of luxury appliances was a major focal point of the Architectural Digest Home Design Show, held at Pier 94 in Manhattan March 17—20. Widely recognized as the nation’s premiere exhibition of high-end home furnishings, this year’s event drew over 41,000 attendees, including architects, designers and others representing the design industry, as well as highly engaged design-conscious consumers.

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12/01/2010 Jenn-Air Refrigerators: To Hide or Not to Hide?

Benton Harbor, MI (November 29, 2010)—By virtue of its size alone, the refrigerator is typically one of the largest and most visible objects in the kitchen. So when the time comes to update appliances or plan a kitchen makeover, a key decision must be made. Hide it with custom panels so it blends in seamlessly with cabinetry or allow it to be a focal point?

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04/16/2010 Award-Winning Jenn-Air® Wall Oven Embraces Technology for Unequalled Cooking Performance

Jenn-Air, the brand that introduced the first self-ventilated cooktop and downdraft ventilated range in the 1960s, has developed a unique wall oven offering the industry's most powerful convection system, together with an exclusive touchscreen that incorporates an image-enabled cooking guide. The oven's 7-inch, glass-touch screen is the largest of its kind and features a touch-anywhere, full-color LCD display.

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04/16/2010 Reinventing Downdraft: Jenn-Air Introduces Industry's Only Duct-Free Downdraft Cooktop

Jenn-Air, the brand that invented downdraft cooking ventilation in the 1960s, is again making appliance industry history with the introduction of its exclusive duct-free downdraft cooktop offering the industry's best and quietest ventilation.

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04/16/2010 New Jenn-Air® Pro-Style® Range Collection Features Advanced LCD Screen for Enhanced Usability

Jenn-Air, the brand that introduced downdraft ventilation and other cooking innovations, will debut this fall a collection of Pro-Style® gas and dual-fuel freestanding ranges equipped with high-powered, precision burners and advanced 7-inch color LCD touchscreens designed to help cooks get the most out of the oven's industry-leading performance. Offering enhanced usability, the "touch anywhere" screen provides easy access to a host of features organized in an intuitive tab format.

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04/16/2010 Jenn-Air Raises Performance Standards with TriFecta™ Dishwashers

The latest Trifecta™ dishwashers from Jenn-Air, part of a collection of luxury appliances that includes advanced wall ovens, cooktops, refrigerators and ventilation systems, not only promise exceptional cleaning performance, quiet operation and reduced water and energy use, but a number of added features designed with entertaining in mind.

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04/16/2010 Jenn-Air Raises Performance Standards With New Premium Appliance Collection

Jenn-Air, the brand that introduced downdraft cooking ventilation and such innovative appliance finishes as Oiled Bronze and Floating Glass, today announced a new collection with models that raise the standards of performance in the premium appliance market.

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04/16/2010 Perimetric Hoods From Jenn-Air: A Whole New Angle to Kitchen Ventilation

Currently available, the ventilation system is designed to remove smoke, steam and cooking odors by pulling air through thin channels located on the perimeter of a glass finished panel. Perimetric refers to perimeter-based ventilation openings.

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04/16/2010 Jenn-Air Introduces Integrated Built-In Refrigerator Collection With Industry-First Configurations

Jenn-Air, recently rated number one in the built-in refrigerator category by a leading consumer magazine, now offers a collection of high-performance built-in refrigerators that marries seamless design with thoughtful functionality.

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