Decorative plumbing brand Franke has announced plans to expand its presence in the U.S. market with the introduction of five new retail destinations in partnership with leading plumbing showrooms.
The first Franke Design Boutique opened Nov. 29, in Dublin, California, nearby San Francisco, in partnership with The Plumbery,. The 1,000-sq.-ft. space, how Franke products impact the functionality of the larger kitchen system. Products showcased include the Chef Center Workstation, the Pescara Collection and Absinthe Faucets.
Continuing in 2018, Franke will open five Design Boutiques in markets known for having a strong base of professional designers and architects, including Los Angeles, Chicago, Miami, and New York. The retail concept, the company says, is part of a larger two-year expansion plan to strengthen the brand’s presence in the United States.