Refrigerators and Freezers

Mitsubishi Electric Refrigerator History

1933

Delivered the first Mitsubishi refrigerator.

1954

Production started from Shizuoka works.

1960

First in the industry

to begin sales of refrigerators with automatic defrosting equipment.

1979

First in the world

to develop the horizontal-piston-rolling-type rotary compressors.

1984

First in the industry

to introduce refrigerators equipped with "chilled" area developed in accordance with Japanese dietary culture.

1998

First in the industry

to develop five-door refrigerator with independently designed compartment.

2001

First in the industry

to achieve removable and washable water supply pipe and automatic ice maker.

2008

First in the world

Introduced "Supercool Freezing" to curb food cell destruction and preserve delicious flavor.

2013

Introduces "SMART CUBE", with a large capacity of 600L and a width of 685mm.

2017

First in the industry

to introduce a vegetable drawer where tri-color LED increases Vitamin C.