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"What it does: Puts a new spin on old kitchen appliances — for instance, by turning blenders into smoothie makers or adding an egg-poaching feature to toasters. Why it's growing: To stay ahead of consumer trends, the company invests heavily in R&D and is constantly introducing new products. Some 40% of 2004 revenue, for example, came from products introduced that year."
No. 389 (2005), No. 250 (2004), No. 232 (2003)