InSinkErator acquired by Whirlpool Corporation

Emerson has entered into an agreement to sell the InSinkErator business to Whirlpool Corporation for $3 billion, with the transaction expected to complete during the final quarter of 2022.

InSinkErator inventor of food waste disposers, and a major player in the specialist kitchen tap market, was founded in 1938 and acquired by Emerson in 1968.

The InSinkErator portfolio also boasts a collection of specialist kitchen taps.

Ashley Munden, pictured, GM – managing director, EMEA, InSinkErator, said: “At InSinkErator, we will continue to deliver premium, world class products, serving our customers with the highest quality standards. Business will continue to operate as normal with no changes to our customer experience.”