TORONTO, Jan. 19th, 2017 – The semi-pro kitchen faucet category has been very popular among Canadians offering a professional look and function in the kitchen. With Blanco leading the semi-pro product design with our iconic, award-winning pieces such as BLANCOCULINATM or BLANCOCULINATM Mini, we are pleased to announce a new addition to this category - BLANCO CATRISTM . This product will offer a fresh and modern interpretation of the classic semi-pro look focusing on water efficiency at affordable price levels. BLANCO CATRISTM features a flexible spring for optimal range of motion, dual spray function, 360° swivel, ceramic disc cartridge and a patented aerator for not only significantly reducing lime scale, but also for providing cleaning convenience. As water consumption is very important for today’s consumer, BLANCO CATRISTM is designed with a reduced flow rate of 1.5gpm, while still delivering excellent water delivery performance. This faucet will be offered in Chrome and Stainless Finish (PVD). As with all Blanco sinks and faucets, it will come with a Limited Lifetime Warranty. Product availability is scheduled for Summer 2017.
For three generations, Blanco has quietly and passionately elevated the standards for luxury sinks, faucets and decorative accessories. Founded by Heinrich Blanc and family-owned since 1925, Blanco's humble beginnings originated in Oberderdingen, Germany – also the current location of Blanco’s global headquarters. Proud of its European heritage and award-winning German engineering, Blanco is truly committed to their tradition of high quality, innovative design and unsurpassed service that can be seen in the unique selection of STEELART® sinks, in the natural warmth and beauty of SILGRANIT® products and in the elegant artistry of Blanco kitchen faucets. In 2014, Blanco produced its 50-millionth sink, and in 2015, Blanco marked its 90th anniversary worldwide. Blanco Canada is home to the North American manufacturing of SILGRANIT® sinks. As a recognized leader in superior craftsmanship and innovation, our products are reflections of our human evolution that connects function, expression and technology.