Whirlpool has been honored in Fast Company’s tenth edition of the Innovation by Design Awards for its Top Load Washer with 2 in 1 Removable Agitator. Fast Company’s 2021 Innovation by Design Awards recognize the people, teams and companies that transform businesses, organizations and society through design. “To receive recognition from such a highly esteemed outlet like Fast Company is a huge honor – said Nelly Martinez, senior brand manager, Whirlpool brand -. The team puts a lot of heart and effort into our innovations, ensuring the appliances are designed to help consumers easily manage daily care such as cooking, cleaning and washing. To be recognized for our efforts and be selected as a top home innovation brand reinforces why we all show up to work each day”. The Whirlpool Top Load Washer with 2 in 1 Removable Agitator offers consumers the flexibility to customize their load to meet their washing needs. It features a removable agitator post that can be easily swapped in or out of the machine depending on the type of items being washed. The washing machine also features the Whirlpool Load & Go Dispenser, enabling consumers to skip the step of adding detergent to every load for up to 20 loads. It is a smart washing machine that can be connected.