Household appliances manufacturer
Founded by the de'Longhi family in 1902, incorporated in 1950. Producer of portable heaters, air conditioners, kitchen appliances and household cleaning and ironing appliances. Acquired British appliance maker Kenwood in 2013 and bought Braun household products from Procter & Gamble in 2013.
This company scores Ethical Consumer's worst rating for the likely use of tax avoidance strategies, and has at least two high risk subsidiaries in tax havens.
Source: Ethical Consumer (2018)
This company has a number of publicly available Code of Ethical Conduct on its website.
Source: company website (2016)
C grade in the Baptist World Aid Australia's Behind the Barcode 'Ethical Electronics Guide 2016', which grades companies on their efforts to mitigate the risks of forced labour, child labour and worker exploitation throughout their supply chains. Assessment criteria fall into four main categories: policies, traceability & transparency, monitoring & training and worker rights.
Source: Baptist World Aid Australia (2016)
|Revenue||$1.7 billion euros in 2014|
|Employees||6,710 in 2014|
|Subsidiaries||De'Longhi Australia Pty Ltd
Capital Brands, LLC
Products / BrandsDe'Longhi Australia
Ariete Small Kitchen Appliances
Braun Small Kitchen Appliances
DeLonghi Heating & Cooling
DeLonghi Ovens & Cooktops
DeLonghi Coffee Machines
DeLonghi Small Kitchen Appliances
Kenwood Small Kitchen Appliances