What: The HOOVER® ONEPWR™ Cordless Cleaning System was voted as the 2020 Product of the Year USA winner in the Vacuum Category. The first vacuum product to receive the top award in the competition’s more than 30-year history, the family of cord-free, high-performance cleaning products share the same powerful lithium-ion ONEPWR™battery.
When: HOOVER® ONEPWR™ was one of just 41 winners of the 2020 Product of the Year Awards, which were announced on February 6, 2020, at the annual Product of the Year Awards Show at the Edison Ballroom in New York City. A list of winners may be found online at womansday.com.
The Product: Launched in 2019, the innovative HOOVER® ONEPWR™ Cordless Cleaning System gives consumers the ultimate versatility to complete their cleaning routines with greater speed and ease. The ONEPWR™ battery can easily be swapped from product to product, giving consumers fade-free power across a variety of cleaning applications in and around the home. And because the ONEPWR™ battery is removable and rechargeable, consumers can swap a charged battery for extended runtimes and continuous cleaning. In the HOOVER® ONEPWR™ Cordless Cleaning System, every ONEPWR™ battery works with every ONEPWR™ product so consumers can build the cordless system that satisfies their specific cleaning needs. The HOOVER® ONEPWR™ Cordless Cleaning System includes:
- BLADE™ MAX STICK VACUUM, the most powerful cord-free vacuum from HOOVER®.
- FLOORMATE JET™ HARD FLOOR CLEANER, designed to powerfully vacuum and wash sealed hard floors in one easy step.
- CORDLESS SPOTLESS GO™ SPOT CLEANER, compact and portable for unexpected spills and set-in pet stains on stairs and upholstery.
- CORDLESS HAND VACUUM, lightweight and easy-to-use for quick pick-ups around the house and on-the-go.
- CORDLESS LEAF BLOWERS, two product sizes that combine power with cord-free performance for fast clean-ups for patios, hard surfaces and yards.
- CORDLESS WET/DRY UTILITY VACUUMS, three- and six-gallon options will quickly clean messes in the car, workshop and other areas
- LED TASK LIGHT provides 16+ hours of continuous power.
Availability: HOOVER® ONEPWR™ cordless cleaning products are available at www.Hoover.com, Amazon® and most major retailers online and in store. Products are available for purchase kitted with the ONEPWR battery and charger, sold separately for easy add-on, and as combination kits for the best value.
The Award: The Winners of the 2020 Product of the Year Awards competition are determined by a national survey of 40,000 consumers conducted by Kantar, a global leader in consumer research. The Product of the Year competition accepts entries from consumer packaged goods that demonstrate innovation and were launched within the previous year. Established more than 30 years ago, Product of the Year is the world’s largest consumer-voted award for product innovation.
“The HOOVER® ONEPWR™ system is extremely impressive,” says Mike Nolan, CEO of Product of the Year. “The ease with which consumers can tackle household cleaning tasks using an interchangeable battery makes this product line a true winner. The quality of the HOOVER® ONEPWR™ product, plus the innovation of the entire system, makes it obvious why the surveyed consumers voted the HOOVER® ONEPWR™ Cordless Cleaning System as a stand-out winner in our competition.”
For more than 100 years, HOOVER® has designed powerful, easy-to-use products that clean the entire home from floor to ceiling. The comprehensive line of products includes cordless stick vacuums, uprights, carpet cleaners, hard floor cleaners, and cleaning solutions. HOOVER® is a brand of TTI Floor Care North America, a subsidiary of Techtronic Industries Co. Ltd., which is a fast-growing world leader in power tools, accessories, hand tools, outdoor equipment, and floor care appliances. For more information, visit www.hoover.com.