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Lifestory Research is pleased to announce the results of the kitchen appliance brands that are recognized as the 2017 America’s Most Trusted America’s Most Trusted®

The Lifestory Research America’s Most Trusted® Study, in its fifth year, awards companies that provide services or products to customers in their home. Brands currently awarded the designation of America’s Most Trusted® in the kitchen include: Refrigerators, Dishwashers, and Cooktops. The brands recognized as most trusted in the kitchen for 2017 are:

The 2017 America’s Most Trusted® Refrigerator Appliance Brand is LG


The 2017 America’s Most Trusted® Dishwasher Appliance Brand is Whirlpool


The 2017 America’s Most Trusted® Cooktop Appliance Brand is General Electric

Consumer opinions are collected over the course of the prior 12 months throughout the United States. To qualify to participate in the study, participants must have indicated that they were aware of specific brands. The study collects opinions of more than 20 brands in each kitchen category, however, only the top 5 most trusted brands are included in the published results. The number of people evaluating each category in the 2017 study included 9,683 among refrigerator brands, 9,615 among the dishwasher brands, and 8,950 among the cooktop brands.

Trust is measured through the Lifestory Research Net Trust Quotient Score in which each brand is evaluated in regards to trust. An index score of 100 is average for all brands included in the study.

About Lifestory Research®

Lifestory Research is a trusted national independent market research firm headquartered in Newport Beach, California. At Lifestory Research we are passionate about customers, employees, brands and the science of influence. Our work is backed by research intelligence that drives confident business decisions.

About America’s Most Trusted®

America’s Most Trusted® is a designation awarded to brands that garner the trust among those they serve. Awards are based upon the collection and evaluation of thousands of consumer opinions. The approach used to capture the opinions of people seeks to adhere to the highest quality standards of consumer insight. See Research Methodology on Lifestory Research website for more information.

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