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GE celebrates 60 years in Louisville

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GE Appliances celebrated 60 years in Louisville on Saturday. GE Appliances celebrated 60 years in Louisville on Saturday.
Saturday's open house showcased Appliance Park's transformation into a modern operation. Saturday's open house showcased Appliance Park's transformation into a modern operation.

LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) - GE Appliances celebrated 60 years in Louisville on Saturday.

In 1953 the first shipment of dryers left the docks of GE's Appliance Park. Saturday's open house showcased Appliance Park's transformation into a modern operation.

"A lot of these families are seeing the inside of Appliance Park for the very first time so it's really cool to walk the lines and see dad showing their son where they work," said GE spokesperson Kim Freeman.

This is the first opportunity retirees can see the changes that are a part GE's billion dollar investment in the appliance business which has created more than 3,000 jobs.

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