Calphalon Introduces the XL 9 Speed Blender with 6-Sided Blade



ATLANTA (Aug. 29, 2012) —​ Calphalon®, the leading manufacturer of professional quality cookware and kitchen electrics, announces the launch of the Calphalon XL 9 Speed Blender. With its six-sided stainless steel blade and powerful, 600 watt motor, the Calphalon XL 9 Speed Blender is precisely engineered to pulverize fruits, vegetables, ice and more. Intuitive, multi-function controls let home cooks choose from nine speeds, including a pulse setting.

“The nine speed settings deliver power and versatility, and include one-touch preset programs for smoothies and crushing ice,” said Justin Johns, Senior Brand Manager for Calphalon. “Whether blending a berry smoothie, crushing ice for frozen drinks, or pureeing a creamy soup, home cooks have total control over the blending process.”

In addition to its multiple speed settings, the Calphalon XL 9 Speed Blender has a generously sized, 56-ounce glass blending jar that is perfect for making multiple servings and entertaining. The glass jar also features easy-to-read volume markings to allow for quick measurement of liquid ingredients, a convenient pour spout and a lid with a removable measuring cap.

The blender’s brushed stainless steel design embodies sleek, professional style and will look at home in any kitchen environment, from traditional to commercial-grade. The die-cast metal base is durable and stable, and features convenient cord storage. The jar, lid and blade disassemble and are dishwasher safe.

To watch a video highlighting the XL 9 Speed Blender’s precise engineering and powerful performance, visit our YouTube channel.

The Calphalon XL 9 Speed Blender has a suggested retail price of $129.99. It is available online at, and, and in store at select Bed Bath & Beyond locations.

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About Calphalon

Calphalon is a leading manufacturer of professional quality cookware, cutlery, bakeware, kitchen electrics and accessories for the home cook. Based in Atlanta, Calphalon is a part of Newell Rubbermaid’s global portfolio of leading brands.