CHICAGO and MADISON, Wis. (April 8, 2008) – Wolf Appliance, Inc., the industry leader in
luxury cooking equipment, is debuting a new line of Cooktop Hoods at K/BIS in Chicago. The
new hoods, which will become available in fourth-quarter 2008, underscore Wolf’s commitment
to design flexibility and expert craftsmanship.
The new cooktop hoods come in four sizes: a 30-inch wall hood, a 36-inch wall hood, a 45-inch
wall hood and a 42-inch island hood. Each stainless steel cooktop hood boasts a
comprehensive set of features including an electronic control panel with a filter clean indicator,
halogen lighting to illuminate the cooking surface and a dishwasher-safe filter.
These hoods may be ducted to the outside or non-ducted using a remote blower. Internal and
in-line blowers are also available. Additionally, for spaces where ducting is not available, these
hoods can be non-ducted using an internal blower that accepts a replaceable charcoal filter.
“When we acquired Wolf in 2000, we knew we would continue to build out the line for years to
come,” said Jim Bakke, president and CEO of Sub-Zero, Inc. and Wolf Appliance, Inc. “By
adding these new hoods, we’re offering more options for designers to better equip the kitchens
The new hoods include a Heat Sentry Feature that automatically engages the hood and adjusts
the blower speed when heat is sensed, and a Delay-Off Mode that automatically turns the unit
For more information about Wolf, visit subzero-wolf.com/oven or call 1-800-332-9513.