AMK Press Releases

App control in the kitchen

Mannheim, Germany, 26/01/2022 “When equipping a new lifestyle kitchen, performance, functionality, energy efficiency, sustainability and design are the new standard, along with immediate help in everyday life through the intelligence in the products. For example, smart functions for cooking/roasting, airing, baking/cooking, rinsing and cooling,” says Volker Irle, Managing Director of the Die Moderne Küche e. […]

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“German kitchens are sustainable!“

Mannheim, Germany, 03/12/2021 Kitchen talk with Managing Director Volker Irle from the AMK – Arbeitsgemeinschaft Die Moderne Küche e. V. on sustainability, conservation of resources, climate and environmental protection in the kitchen sector. Mr Irle, you say that German kitchens are sustainable. How can this be determined specifically? Volker Irle: On many criteria. For example, […]

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Kitchen Trends 2021

Mannheim, 04/02/2021 This is going to be an extraordinary year, which like 2020 will set our lives on its head. The pandemic has complicated our lives while at the same time accelerating processes that normally would have taken place over years. With remote work and homeschooling, people are spending more time at home. People are […]

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Attractive Design and Built-In Extractor Hoods for Combined Kitchen and Living Rooms

Mannheim, Germany, 19/01/2021 In addition to performing their main function – extracting cooking steam, odours and fat/oil particles from the room air in an (energy) efficient way – extractor hoods also provide an important stylish element in every kitchen. The range of available products includes eye-catching design objects for lifestyle eat-in kitchens, for example when […]

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Men and Women – as different as their kitchens

At present, almost 17 million people in Germany live in single-person households. Just over half, namely 8.7 million of these are women and 8.1 million are men. Environmental psychologists can determine whether a man or woman lives in a certain single home, simply by looking at the kitchen facilities. Obviously, traditional patterns still play a […]

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