LUMBERTON, N.J., March 2, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- BLANCO, the German manufacturer of finely made sinks and faucets, takes transitional design one step further with the launch of the BLANCO ARTONA, a liveable kitchen faucet offering dual finishes in coordination with SILGRANIT sink colors. Complete with an organic shape and soft, rounded curves and edges, ARTONA is available in six on-trend colors along with Stainless Finish and Chrome.
The BLANCO ARTONA features a semi-hidden, pull-down dual spray head and a standard 2.2 or 1.5 GPM flow rate offering water-saving potential. The functional and innovative design delivers a high quality faucet now with the desired ability to color match with SILGRANIT sinks.
"The launch of ARTONA is extremely iconic for BLANCO and our customers," states Tim Maicher, Marketing Director for BLANCO. "Liveable faucets are trending right now and so is the desire to be able to match your kitchen faucet to the exact color of your kitchen sink - enter, the ARTONA. Dual finishes have taken over the market in a big way and it is important for us to show that we now have the complete collection of sinks and faucets needed to create a polished kitchen design. ARTONA is an expansion in this category for BLANCO, we are the material leader in SILGRANIT and we plan to continue evolving with coordinating products."
The BLANCO ARTONA will be available in Stainless Finish and Chrome as well six on-trend neutral colors coordinating with BLANCO SILGRANIT. Dual Finish colors include Stainless Finish mixed with either Anthracite, Cinder, Metallic Gray, Truffle, White or Café Brown.
The BLANCO ARTONA collection also includes a matching bar/prep faucet and soap dispenser.
About BLANCO SILGRANIT Sinks
With the most colors, designs and durability, BLANCO has been the leader in granite, granite-like and composite sinks for more than three decades. SILGRANIT sinks are beautifully designed and scientifically proven to be scratch, stain and heat-resistant, which makes them extremely durable. Available in a range of 8 complimentary colors, SILGRANIT also features a new, smoother surface that is easier to clean.
- Solid Brass body
- Dual pull-down spray
- Ceramic disc cartridge
- Available in 2.2 and 1.5 GPM flow rates
- 8 finish offerings:
- Stainless Finish
- Café Brown
- Metallic Gray
- List Price:
- Chrome: $450
- All other finishes: $525
For three generations, BLANCO has quietly and passionately elevated the standards for luxury sinks, faucets and decorative accessories. Proud of its European heritage and award-winning German engineering, BLANCO is steadfastly committed to their tradition of high quality, innovative design and unsurpassed service since 1925. Dedicated to quality without compromise, every sink is closely inspected many times before it receives the BLANCO name.
A remarkable history of firsts emphasizes BLANCO's zeal for innovation including the first stainless steel sink to achieve a 10mm radius –STEELART® – the first to market colored hard composite sinks in North America – BLANCO's pioneering MicroEdge™ technology with its virtual flushmount edge – and the first apron front sink in composite granite.
BLANCO has a long tradition of environmental stewardship and their production facilities operate to strict DIN EN ISO 14001 environmental performance standards.
BLANCO is the brand of choice in the luxury sink and faucet category for its unparalleled quality and an inspirational breadth of design possibilities. From the precision craftsmanship and artistic creativity of its STEELART brand to the stunning durability of its ground breaking SILGRANIT® collection, BLANCO has proven that the sink is far more than a mere functional element in the kitchen.
Since 1994, BLANCO has been a member of the Caux Round Table (CRT), an international network of principled business leaders and companies working to promote a moral capitalism.
For more information, visit www.blancoamerica.com.