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 Washroom Systems (washroom and sanitary systems in the public and semi-public sector), Franke Coffee Systems (superautomatic, professional and semi-professional coffee machines), Franke Beverage Systems (beverage containers) and Industrial Engineering. The Franke Group employs around 8,500 people worldwide and is established in 40 countries with 68 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 10,500 people worldwide and generated consolidated sales of CHF 2.5 billion in 2011.