Vax vacuum cleaners get a summer makeoverLimited edition vacuum cleaners whiff a difference
01 July 2010
Vax promises you’ll smell the difference with its latest collection. Inspired by summer these upright and cylinder vacuum cleaners release an orange scent while you vacuum.
The new ‘scent of summer’ collection includes revamped models from the Vax Power range of vacuum cleaners. These come with a scented infused tab that releases an orange fragrance as you clean.
These summery vacs will be available from major retailers in the coming weeks and prices range from £59.99 to £169.99.
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Vax Power vacuum cleaners
The Power range of bagless cylinders and upright vacuum cleaners are designed to deliver ‘powerful, effective cleaning performance for busy families,’ according to Vax.
There's also a limited 'scent of summer' edition of the Vax 6131 multifunctional vac and carpet cleaner.
Which? vacuum cleaner expert Vivienne Fitzroy says: ‘We’ve tested the Vax Power 5 upright and the Vax 6131 multifunctional carpet cleaner but neither impressed in our tests. This feature will certainly appeal to some, but we’re not sure it would make up for some of the poor results we’ve seen in our tests.’
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Scented vacuum cleaner range
The full ‘scent of summer’ collection includes several ‘pet’ models designed to clean pet hair: the Power 2 upright, Power 4 upright and Power 2 cylinder.
The top-of-the-range Power 6 upright, which has a 4.5 litre capacity, plus two compact models - the Power Midi cylinder and the Power 1 upright - will also be available with Vax’s freshening feature.