The Citrus Zinger Sport is a plastic water bottle with a built-in juicer that can be used to infuse water or other beverages with juice from fruits, vegetables or herbs. The bottle is available in blue, gray and plum colors and features a carry loop for portability.
The Made Collection from Los Angeles-based designer David Okum, which is currently in kickstarter status, features a range of small products. Initial designs include salt and pepper shakers, paddle coat hooks and a hardwood desk tray and bowl set.
Sweden-based appliance maker Electrolux recorded a fourth quarter 2012 net sales increase of 2.9% and an overall growth for the year of 5.5%, the company reports. Strong sales in North America and Latin America helped mitigate a weak economic climate in Europe.
U.S. manufacturing activity expanded in January, building on gains in December 2012, according to the latest Manufacturing ISM Report on Business. The Electrical Equipment, Appliances & Components category was among 13 manufacturing industries reporting growth.