Franke named Business of the Year
Franke Consumer Products was named the 2007 Ruston-Lincoln Parish Business of the Year, while Mary Margaret van Diest, business writer for The Ruston Daily Leader, was named Small Business Champion of the Year.
Business of the Year
Franke, owned by the Swiss company Franke AG, came to Ruston in 1989. The local operation has expanded several times, and this year will begin manufacturing steel beer kegs. Franke is the global market share leader in kitchen sink production.