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Kenmore is not a manufacturer, it is a badge used on household appliances sold by Sears Holdings Stores.

Kenmore products are manufactured by Whirlpool, GE, Panasonic, Sanyo, LG, Bosch, and Electrolux.  

All of the above manufacturers have solid reputations for quality and reliability.

The Kenmore badge almost always guarantees a good product at a reasonable price.

Kenmore products are sold at all Sears, Orchard Supply Hardware, The Great Indoors and, Kmart.
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