FOUNDED IN 1932, FRANKLIN has its headquarters and manufacturing facility in Great Bend, Kansas.
DIFFERENTIATION… FRANKLIN is a manufacturer of products developed in collaboration with industry leading raw material manufacturers. This provides Franklin enhanced capabilities to guide the development of unique and proprietary formulations for exclusive use in performance driven facility maintenance products. Combined with our floor pads and Fuller Brush mops, Franklin can supply Total Facility Maintenance Systems anywhere, anytime.
RESEARCH & DEVELOPMENT is located in Great Bend, Kansas. This facility encompasses 600,000 sq. ft. of manufacturing capabilities and is driven by a totally integrated MRP II (Manufacturing Resource Planning) System. Currently, Franklin holds seven patents in the floor care area. Our unique capabilities are focused on new product development to provide labor savings, increase productivity and advance environmental responsibility
FRANKLIN IS HIGHLY “CUSTOMER FOCUSED”. Safety is a primary concern. We test floor finish products for slip resistance and require independent labs to confirm our methods, creating checks and balances for our testing processes. This process and methodology enables us to maintain the highest standards of slip resistance and pedestrian safety. FRANKLIN maintains a 40 plus year association in ASTM (The American Society of Testing Materials.).
FRANKLIN’s products and programs are delivered to our customer base through nation wide distribution channels. Our extensive national distribution network provides “ONE DAY DELIVERY” to 98% of customers in the continental U.S. from convenient local distribution sources.
SERVICES AND SUPPORT are provided through factory trained, field sales professionals. In addition, Franklin offers comprehensive training for distributor personnel, on-site hands-on training for end-users, customized programs, interactive training materials, and easy to access 800 MSDS (MATERIAL SAFETY DATA SHEET) RETRIEVAL SYSTEM AND AN 800 TECH HOT LINE.
FRANKLIN CLEANING Products… your Easy Access Supplier for Floor Care Systems, Dilution Control Systems, Carpet Care Systems, Food Service Sanitation, Air Care, Rest Room Care, Industrial Products and Health Care.