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02/06/2004

LG ELECTRONICS GETS INTO THE SWING OF THINGS WITH GLIDE & COOK MICROWAVE OVEN

LAS VEGAS, NV (January', 2004) - LG Electronics, a leading global consumer products manufacturer and the number one global manufacturer of microwave ovens, continues to make meal preparation easier and more convenient for consumers with the LG Glide & Cook microwave oven. The Glide & Cook features the unique sliding tray system that allows consumers to cook food in 12 x 15" rectangular dishes instead of being restricted to using round dishes with conventional turntable microwaves.

LAS VEGAS, NV (January', 2004) - LG Electronics, a leading global consumer products manufacturer and the number one global manufacturer of microwave ovens, continues to make meal preparation easier and more convenient for consumers with the LG Glide & Cook microwave oven. The Glide & Cook features the unique sliding tray system that allows consumers to cook food in 12 x 15" rectangular dishes instead of being restricted to using round dishes with conventional turntable microwaves.

"The Glide & Cook microwave oven enhances the convenience of microwave cooking," said Simon Kang, President, Home Appliance Division, LG Electronics U.S.A., Inc. "By enabling users to cook more food thoroughly in larger dishes, the Glide & Cook makes microwave cooking for family and guests as easy as cooking for one person. This is a great development for home chefs!"

The Glide & Cook microwave oven features a rectangular sliding tray system that moves left to right for optimal space usage. Together with the Inverter Technology, a new even heating system, more even cooking is ensured. Now consumers don't have to hover over their microwave stopping it every few minutes to stir and rotate large dishes during cooking. The Glide & Cook provides effective cooking, fast.

The microwave also features:


1170 and 1100 watts power

1.9 cubic feet cavity

Sensor Cook Technology

Inverter Technology (LMVM1955S only)

Quick touch controls: popcorn, baked potato, pizza, beverage, reheat (casserole, dinner plate, soup/sauce, roll/muffin)

Auto/Quick defrost

Kitchen Timer

Removable Bi-level cooking rack

Cook Top Light Control

Child Lock

The LG Glide & Cook microwave oven LMVM1945S and LMVM1955S is available at the manufacturer's suggested retail price of $449 and $479 respectively.

* Product specifications and pricing are subject to change

About LG Electronics
Established in'58 as Korea's pioneer consumer electronics company, LG Electronics is a major global force in Electronics and Information & Communications products. More than 55,000 employees working in 73 overseas subsidiaries and marketing units around the world, strengthen LG Electronics' core competencies in three main business companies: Digital Appliance, Digital Display and Media, Telecommunication Equipment & Handset.

The Digital Appliance Company is fast becoming the leader of the global home appliances industry ranking global No.1 in sales of air conditioners and microwave ovens. For the first in the world, LG Electronics commercialized a full line up of networking home appliances, an Internet refrigerator, washing machine, microwave oven and air conditioner, thrusting full force into the home network business.

LG Electronics is focused on promoting Home Network and Mobile Network businesses based on cutting-edge multimedia application technology along with Information and Communication Technology as its core business areas.

LG Electronics' Goal is to enable the intelligent networking of digital products that will make consumers' lives easier than ever. For more information, please visit www.lg.com

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