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Press Release

05/01/2012

LG presents new range to Mr. Scott Wightman, Her Majesty’s Ambassador to the Republic of Korea.

On his recent visit to the UK, LG were thrilled that Mr. Wightman found time in his schedule to spend an afternoon at LG UK in Slough.

SLOUGH, Berkshire, 01 May, 2012 – LG Electronics (LG) UK Ltd. were host to Her Majesty’s Ambassador to the Republic of Korea, Mr. Wightman and his team on their recent visit to the UK.

LG took to opportunity to wow Mr. Wightman and his team to their new award winning “Cinema Screen” TV Design - featuring both the latest in Cinema 3D & Smart TV technologies together with the LG 6 Motion Direct Drive Washer Range and the LG Linear Compressor technology that now runs across the entire American Style refrigeration range.

LG Electronics operates a global R&D system that consists of more than 30 research centers around the world. Through this system, the company facilitates open innovation utilizing innovative technologies from the outside, in order to secure core technologies and the early identification of future growth engines. In all these ways, LG is on target toward realising its vision: Top Global R&D.

Mr. Wightman comments: “LG have invested heavily in new product development and it is clear to see that their technologies incl. 3D TV and their Inverter Direct Drive Washing Machines enable their products to hold leading positions in the market .”

Mr. Lim, LG UK President added:“We were proud to host Mr. Scott Wightman, Her Majesty’s Ambassador to the Republic of Korea at LG UK Head Office.  As a leading Korean company, LG focuses on gaining advanced technologies to deliver improved experience and increased convenience for our consumers. Empowered by leading technology, LG UK focuses on building the LG brand and driving sales through best-in-class marketing campaigns, training & merchandising initiatives & retail sales promotions.

For more information on LG’s new product range please go to: www.lg.com/uk

 

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About LG Electronics, Inc.

LG Electronics, Inc. (KSE: 066570.KS) is a global leader and technology innovator in consumer electronics, mobile communications and home appliances, employing more than 93,000 people working in over 120 operations around the world. With 2010 global sales of KRW 55.8 trillion (USD 48.2 billion), LG comprises four business units – Home Entertainment, Mobile Communications, Home Appliance, and Air Conditioning & Energy Solutions. LG is one of the world’s leading producers of flat panel TVs, mobile devices, air conditioners, washing machines and refrigerators.

About LG Electronics Home Entertainment Company

The LG Electronics Home Entertainment Company is a top global player in flat panel displays, audio players and video products for the consumer and professional markets. LG's product areas include LCD and plasma televisions, home cinema systems, Blu-ray disc players, audio components and video players among others. While focusing on creating feature-rich devices, the company is also pursuing stylish designs and pushing technological boundaries to improve the home entertainment experience.

About LG Electronics Home Appliance Company

LG Electronics Home Appliance Company is an innovator in the home appliance industry, dedicated to offering healthier and greener products, blending smart technology and trend-setting design and providing a complete solution for improving daily life. LG’s insightful products, including refrigerators, washing machines, dishwashers, cooking appliances, vacuum cleaners, and built-in appliances, are designed to resonate with consumers around the world. LG’s innovative technologies and convenient features, including the world’s first interactive refrigerator, steam washing machine and combination oven and microwave, set new trends in the home appliance industry, helping to establish LG as a global leader.

Media Contacts:
LG Electronics
Dawn Stockell
dawn.stockell@lge.com
+44 (0)1753 876784

 

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