We are looking for an innovative design partner with the capability and experience to create new built-in fridge products. Nowadays, built-in or we may call fully flush refrigerators are becoming a new market trend, esp. in European and American market so we are looking for European or American vendor resources; If you are the right partner to work with us, please don't hesitate to submit your profiles.
Details of the Technology Call
- Function - The design shall take into consideration that the final product would meet the function requirement to work like a common refrigerator;
- Experience - The team shall have experiences in the development and design of built-in refrigerators;
- Success case - Successful cases is required for evaluation;
- Way of Cooperation – The partner offers design solution to Haier, based on specific requirements from Haier, e.g. power consumption, volume and dimension information provided.
Large Enterprise from ChinaHaier
Founded in Qingdao, China in 1984, Haier now has become the world’s largest home appliance manufacturer, with its major product lines ranging from refrigerator, freezer, water heater, air conditioner, washing machine, kitchen appliances and many other small appliances. Currently, the Group’s major brands include Haier, Casarte, GE Appliances, Aqua, Fisher & Paykel, and Leader. Each brand has its own market position and provides outstanding user experiences for end users.
In the age when open innovation is becoming ever more present, the company is also exploring disruptive innovation in many aspects. In terms of R&D, Haier holds the principle that “The world is our R&D center” and now has established 10 R&D centers all around the world, including 3 in North America, 1 in Germany, 2 in China, 1 in South Korea, 1 in Japan, 1 in India and 1 in New Zealand. Each R&D center can be regarded as a technology integrator and all together they form into a global network to bring continuous advanced and disruptive technologies to Haier.
Haier Open Partnership Ecosystem (HOPE) is an open innovation platform of Haier Group. It engages over 3.8 million technology resources and over 400,000 registered users, and generates over 6,000 creative ideas each year. The platform is dedicated to providing services for global innovators and maximizing the interests of all parties by integrating global resources and facilitating the transformation of these good ideas.
We sincerely welcome organizations, universities, companies to be part of our open innovation process to make best use of their talents and gain benefits from the cooperation between us.