The Franke Group includes Franke Kitchen Systems (world-leading provider of kitchen systems consisting of sinks, taps, waste systems, cooker hoods and cooking appliances) as well as Franke Foodservice Systems (kitchen systems and services for quick service restaurants), Franke Water Systems (sanitary washroom equipment/systems for the residential and public kitchen and bath), Franke Coffee Systems (superautomatic, professional and semi-professional coffee machines), Franke Beverage Systems (beverage containers) and Industrial Engineering. The Franke Group employs around 8,900 people worldwide and is established in 37 countries with 72 subsidiaries.
The Franke Group belongs to the Artemis Group, which also develops, owns and manages an extensive real estate portfolio in Switzerland and abroad (Artemis Real Estate Group) and holds various strategic participations in international companies listed on the Swiss stock exchange (Artemis Asset Management Group). The Artemis Group also has a majority stake in the Feintool Group, the world leader in fine blanking technology. The Artemis Group employs around 11,400 people worldwide and generated consolidated sales of CHF 2.6 billion in 2013.