Revolutionary induction downdraft cooktop technology now in North America.

February 26, 2024


  • Whirlpool Corporation and Bora collaborate to introduce revolutionary induction downdraft technology to North America in 2025.
  • The new technology eliminates the need for separate overhead ventilation units, offering limitless design opportunities.

Whirlpool Corporation and Bora have joined forces to bring cutting-edge induction downdraft technology to North America in 2025. The collaboration aims to meet the growing consumer demand for induction solutions in the cooktop industry. With a focus on merging technology and function, the new induction downdraft cooktops from JennAir and KitchenAid will offer a range of benefits, from enhanced aesthetics to improved performance.

By eliminating the need for overhead ventilation units, the new technology allows for endless design possibilities without compromising on functionality. This collaboration underscores Whirlpool Corporation’s commitment to innovation and disruptive progress in delivering top-notch appliances. Both JennAir and KitchenAid brands have a rich history of pushing boundaries in the luxury appliance industry, making them perfect partners for this initiative.

Whirlpool Corporation, known for its iconic brand portfolio including Whirlpool, KitchenAid, and Maytag, is dedicated to driving purposeful innovation to meet the evolving needs of consumers. On the other hand, Bora, a German-Austrian company, is focused on revolutionizing the kitchen space with its innovative premium built-in kitchen appliances.

Together, Whirlpool Corporation and Bora are set to transform the cooking experience for consumers in North America by bringing state-of-the-art induction downdraft technology to their kitchens. The new collaboration is poised to redefine the standard for cooktops and ventilation solutions, offering a perfect blend of style and functionality for modern homes.