As our ideas of kitchen and what new ideas and technologies exchanged expect us further: about it Stephano Martsano – the appointed head of department of design of Electrolux, the company which is from year to year in vanguard courageous and innovative thoughts in the sphere of house equipment knows not so long ago.
The kitchen role in our houses sharply exchanged in recent years. Earlier it was only a place for food manufacturing, and now, the kitchen became the house center. To cooking the large quantity of accompanying kinds of activity, such as was added: joys, communication, now kitchen it is still frequent also a dining room, from time to time a workplace, plus a laundry etc. Presently technologies which we use adapted for an ublazheniye of our requirements.
The house equipment passed the long way, what configurations the most perceptible and why?
See. If to say about the main thing, I would say that there was an overestimated enthusiasm to firmness. Wear resistance at long-term operation, also focus on development of production with a little probable negative impact on environment, introduction of ecologically spotless materials, power efficiency and simplicity of utilization.
What main difficulties which producers of innovatorsky house equipment face during the current time?
See. In addition to firmness, lifestyle change also are one of the main driving reasons. More people live in small towns and, respectively in the smallest inhabited space, devices should be multipurpose small-sized and usual in use.
One more basic factor is the increased enthusiasm to cookery. Many wish to be chef directly in the kitchen. Therefore they also wish certain of technologies which only professional cooks earlier used. The Electrolux brand is unique that takes favourite positions and in sector of consumer and professional devices. In our innovatorsky process we worked hard for transfer of certain new technologies between these sectors.
What main difficulties, which innovations during the current time in household appliances?
See. In addition to firmness, changed lifestyle also are one of the driving reasons. More people live in small towns and in the smallest volume, there is more than 1 household, people travel and to receive inspiration from the whole world, and they also had less time. The kitchen became a house heart for communication and entertainments. Devices should be multipurpose and usual in use. It is one of drivers for developing clever and connected technicians of this day.
One more basic factor is the increased enthusiasm to cookery. Many wish to be chefs in their house. Therefore they also wish certain of the technologies, which professional cooks use. Electrolux is unique in volume, favourite positions and in sector consumer and the prof. In our innovatorsky process we worked hard for transfer of certain technologies and knowledge between these sectors.
The intellectual house attached to communications became the main subject on the last Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas. Nevertheless, the thought of Internet support household equipment while remains only in forecasts concerning future kitchen. When this future becomes reality?
See. When this thought in the beginning in the beginning was sounded, it sounded fantastically, now the consumer is ready to such innovations. All technologies are already developed and is, for example, to connect the furnace or the refrigerator to a network. Since then there were many events. Now we have phones and connected online with our friends 24/7. When at physical level together with our friends and families, we in most cases meet in kitchen. For clients, Smart Grids also will provide abilities for local monitoring and remote connection. They can have that-nibudt from new recipes, an aaplet of updating and software debugging with possibility of remote diagnostics and servicing.
Electrolux already participates in smart technology Grid in a number of the European states, including Sweden.
Intellectual devices become more and more vserasprostranenny as we contemplate the increasing number of the goods in the market which are jet and adaptive behavior of the person (for example, television systems which it is possible to advise aaplets you would wish on the basis of your habits etc. viewing). How you think, we will see the same actions in household appliances?
Every year Electrolux holds international competition of design which is open for students and graduates of schools of industrial design, on their students it is offered to present innovatorsky ideas for household devices of the future. You will face from any design which you think, can, or re-embody it in creation?
See. In Electrolux Design Lab we face many magnificent decisions in the world every year. Certain projects were an inspiration source for us at production acceptance on the market. While the decisions concerning consumers, certain products can precisely as a result in the market.