LG Opens R&D Center
LG Electronics announced that it has opened its first Home Appliance Research & Development Center in the U.S. The $6.5 million, 30,770-square-foot building is located in Buffalo Grove, Ill.
"The Home Appliance R&D Center represents LG's commitment to meeting the needs of its customers in the U.S., ensuring the highest degree of efficiency is met," Y. H. Lee, president and CEO of the LG Home Appliance Company, said as part of the announcement. "The Center is a platform for LG to help assure that LG appliances meet or exceed industry standards, explore new technologies and, most importantly, drive innovation for next-generation products."