Wireless Charging in your kitchen

Soon wireless charging surfaces can be found in every room of the house; even in your own kitchen

Contemporary kitchens aren’t separate spaces anymore, contrary to tradition. Interior designers create them as open extensions of our living rooms. Obviously the ‘classical kitchen’ will always exist, the only difference being that we now serve ourselves with a multitude of digital devices.

Wireless charging in your kitchen – Smart & Safe

Kitchens require to be designed efficiently, especially in apartments and homes where space is limited.

Both in people’s homes and the hospitality industry, invisible power sources can be installed into worktops, kitchen tables and cupboards.

Smartwatches, phones and tablets can already be powered up invisibly. In the future this will happen for devices with higher power outputs as well. Think about it: while you choose which recipe to prepare, your tablet receives a fully fresh transparent recharge.

How long should this dish be heated? In contemporary kitchens, smart kitchen appliances can be programmed through our tablets. During the cooking itself, smart digital interfaces ensure more efficient use of energy.

At night, after the dishes are done and the kitchen interior is tidy again, your smartphone can be repowered through that spick-and-span worktop.

Wireless charging in your kitchen – Simple

Although traditional kitchen designs will always be popular, home owners nowadays prefer stylish and  simplified interiors over busy furnishings. In contemporary kitchen spaces, cabinet crowns and cooking islands have soft color palettes.

There’s a clear focus on practical use of space and safety. Wireless kitchen appliances and accessories can be stored into cupboards and drawers more easily. Also, with inconvenient power cords completely vanished, it’s easier to keep every space in your kitchen hygienic and clean.

Who needs a coffee machine to prepare fruit juice? Hot meals and kitchen equipment are not exactly a fitting combination with trailing objects. Kitchens can do without unnecessary elements just fine.

Everyone likes the kitchen to be organized. Wireless units can both be incorporated into furniture surfaces and used as standalone wireless chargers. Kitchen appliances can be moved to locations where they can be more convenient. It also allows you to refuel smartphones, smartwatches and tablets at multiple locations.

Wireless charging in your kitchen – Fast

Wireless charging solutions will be emerging on all sorts of markets and in countless applications in your kitchen. As the number of applications grow bigger, wireless power sources become more available and affordable.

The latest wireless charging specifications will define the interface between kitchen appliances and inductive power sources. 15W fast charging will open up a whole new range of wireless charging appliances for mobile devices.

Extended wireless power transfer will also jumpstart the development of high tech cooking or baking kitchen equipment. Cordless kitchen equipment will be completely sealed and waterproof. Pots and pans on inductive hobs can immediately be wiped clean and put away.

Howdens Wireless Charging Kitchen

Howdens: wireless charging in kitchens powered by Zens

Howdens Joinery co.  sells more than 400.000 kitchens annually. This company knows how to make efficient use of space on the worktop like no other. In 2014, Howdens Joinery co. was one of the world’s first kitchen manufacturers to include wireless charging stations in their kitchen worktops.

Wireless charging kitchen appliances: The Zens PuK Family

We offer several options to create a wireless charging solution with the PuK

Visible Hotspot


PuK Visible


Invisible Hotspot


PuK Invisible

Check out our PuK product range >

More information?

We know for many people wireless charging is a rather new topic. To make wireless charging hotspots available for everyone to enjoy, many factors need to be taken into consideration.

If you’re thinking about applying the technology to your business environment, do not hesitate to contact us. We’re here to help.

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