GE Appliances has been at the forefront of the appliances industry in China since opening its first location in the country in 1998. At its two offices, in Shanghai and Guandzhou, Guangdong Province, employees provide supply chain and technology functions.
The China team manages local programs of the appliances marketed in North America and beyond and collaborates closely with global teams on sourced products and direct materials from Asia. Engineers stay current in new technologies to create synergy with the foundation and structure that GE Appliances has built for over 100 years, creating possibilities for our consumers.
Our Supply Chain team including Sourcing and Quality collaborates very closely with the global teams on sourced products and direct materials from Asia, enabling more opportunities for the business bringing their domain and local expertise into play.
Our Technology team is an advanced R&D team, developing and designing high-end electronics and software at the front of the business. The China team manages local programs of the Appliances products marketed in North America and beyond. Our talented engineers stay current in new technologies to create synergy with the foundation and structure we’ve built for over 100 years, creating possibilities for our consumers.
GE Appliances China is committed to developing and growing the career of the employees through various trainings and learning seminars. We are also committed to building a collaborative, innovative, effective and efficient work environment with appreciation for diversity and autonomy.
Our China operations also include FirstBuild Shanghai, a global co-creation community that is changing the way home appliances are conceived, designed and manufactured. With an innovation lab and micro-factory, FirstBuild speeds products from mind to market and enables customization through small-batch production without the costs and risks of traditional mass manufacturing. FirstBuild Shanghai opened in 2017.
At GE Appliances, we make life better by designing and building the world's best appliances. From design to production to service, our goal is to help people improve their lives at home. We value innovation, with FirstBuild Shanghai embodying that commitment.