LOUISVILLE, Ky.—August 15, 2019— GE Appliances, a Haier company, today announced the opening of the GE Appliances Kitchen at a new public urban market and community gathering space in Louisville, Logan Street Market.
The GE Appliances Kitchen, which is outfitted with a full suite of GE appliances, will be a hub for diverse community cooking classes, culinary experiences and events. Scheduled to open later this month, it joins a wide range of offerings at Logan Street Market, which will also feature four restaurants, a brewery, a coffee shop, Farmers Market, 32 independent food and retail spaces, a community stage, a gallery and a kid’s area.
"Our company has a history of investing in our communities, and this is another example of our commitment to the city of Louisville and Shelby Park. Our goal for this space is to bring people together around the kitchen, and we are proud to be part of this project whose mission is to provide healthy, fresh and local food to an underserved community in Louisville,” said Kevin Nolan, chief executive officer for GE Appliances.
Resident Chef Madeleine Dee, a Louisville-based chef dedicated to accessible food and culinary education, will host a nutritional program aimed at educating the community on a range of topics, including eating healthy and fresh foods on a budget, cooking with low waste and introductory classes for kids from the GE Appliances Kitchen. Additionally, Dee and other local will use the kitchen for ticketed “Chefs’ Tables” and cooking experiences.
“We are delighted that GE Appliances is a part of Logan Street Market. They are an important partner in Louisville, and we are pleased that they are giving back to the community by using their appliances to teach people about food and nutrition through the GE Appliances Kitchen,” said Sarah Height, director of Logan Street Market.
About GE Appliances
GE Appliances, a Haier company, creates “good things, for life” through our passion for great appliances and the happiness they can bring to every household. With the Monogram®, CAFÉ, GE®, GE Profile™, Haier and Hotpoint brands, people and families have more choices for making their kitchens and homes amazing each day. Our products include refrigerators, freezers, cooking products, dishwashers, washers, dryers, air conditioners and water filtration systems. For more information, visit www.geappliances.com/our-company.