Franke Kitchen Systems


Largely known for its stainless steel sinks, Franke Kitchen Systems also supplies range hoods, faucets, water filtration, waste disposal products and a multitude of integrated accessories. Celebrating 100 years since its founding in 1911, the Swiss-based, $3.5 billion Franke Corp. is solely owned by Michael Pieper. He leveraged the Swiss reputation for quality and luxurious products and services like watches, chocolate and banking to maintain explosive growth in the last 20 years, declares Charles Lawrence, general manager of the luxury products group of Franke Kitchen Systems in Hatfield, Pa.


Franke Kitchen Systems