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Crock-Pot Smart Slow Cooker Enabled with WeMo Now Available
|By Business Wire
|August 1, 2014 09:40 AM EDT
Belkin and Crock-Pot® today announced availability of the new Crock-Pot®
Smart Slow Cooker enabled with WeMo. The first product stemming from
a collaboration between Belkin International and Jarden Consumer
Solutions, the slow cooker features Belkin’s WeMo
technology built-in and allows consumers to adjust, manage and monitor
their slow cooker from anywhere using a smartphone or tablet.
Crock-Pot Smart Slow Cooker with WeMo (Photo: Business Wire)
“Since the announcement of the Crock-Pot Smart Slow Cooker enabled with
WeMo at the 2014 International CES back in January, we have seen
enormous interest in the slow cooker and its potential to bring the
Internet of Things to life for consumers,” said Ohad Zeira, director of
product management for WeMo. “Thanks to our collaboration with Jarden
Consumer Solutions, we are expanding the realm of the connected home,
allowing people new ways to interact with their kitchen that makes life
easier and better.”
The Crock-Pot Smart Slow Cooker is the first smartphone-controllable
slow cooker, which brings greater control and flexibility over life’s
unexpected moments. With the WeMo app, users can receive notifications,
change the cooking time, adjust the temperature, turn the slow cooker
off, or check the status of their meal quickly and easily from anywhere
at any time.
“Perfect for busy moms or anyone else with a hectic schedule, the
large-capacity 6-quart Crock-Pot Smart Slow Cooker has the same handy
features as a regular slow cooker, but the addition of WeMo ensures you
always come home to a perfectly cooked meal, no matter how late you
are,” said Alejandro Peña, President JCS USA.
Smart Slow Cooker enabled with WeMo – $129.99
Turn on/off, change temperature or time settings from anywhere
Works with an existing Wi-Fi® router and the free WeMo app
for iOS 6 or Android 4.0 or higher
Manual control option
Three temperature settings: high, low and warm
Automatic warmer setting
Removable, dishwasher-safe stoneware and glass lid
1-year limited warranty
The Crock-Pot Smart Slow Cooker enabled with WeMo is available now at Belkin.com,
Crock-pot.com, and Amazon.com. The WeMo app is available for free
download now at the App Store and Google Play Store.
To learn more about WeMo, visit www.whatiswemo.com.
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, and follow us on Twitter at www.twitter.com/wemo.
About Jarden Corporation
Jarden Corporation is a leading provider of a diverse range of consumer
products with a portfolio of over 120 trusted, quality brands sold
globally. Jarden operates in three primary business segments through a
number of well recognized brands, including: Outdoor Solutions: Abu
Garcia®, AeroBed®, Berkley®, Campingaz® and Coleman®, ExOfficio®,
Fenwick®, Greys®, Gulp!®, Hardy®, Invicta®, K2®, Madshus®, Marker®,
Marmot®, Mitchell®, PENN®, Rawlings®, Ride®, Sevylor®, Shakespeare®,
Stearns®, Stren®, Trilene®, Völkl®, Worth® and Zoot®; Consumer
Solutions: Bionaire®, Breville®, Crock-Pot®, FoodSaver®, Health o
meter®, Holmes®, Mr. Coffee®, Oster®, Patton®, Rival®, Seal-a-Meal®,
Sunbeam®, VillaWare® and White Mountain®; and Branded Consumables:
Ball®, Bee®, Bernardin®, Bicycle®, Billy Boy®, Crawford®, Diamond®,
Dicon®, Fiona®, First Alert®, First Essentials®, Hoyle®, Kerr®, Lehigh®,
Lifoam®, Lillo®, Loew Cornell®, Mapa®, NUK®, Pine Mountain®, ProPak®,
Quickie®, Spontex®, Tigex® and Yankee Candle®. Headquartered in Florida,
Jarden ranks #356 on the Fortune 500 and has over 30,000 employees
worldwide. For further information about Jarden, please visit www.jarden.com.
BELKIN, WEMO and many product names and logos are trademarks of the
Belkin group of companies. Third-party trademarks mentioned are the
property of their respective owners.
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