**Farberware **is one of the brands of Meyer Corporation a cookware distributor based in Vallejo, California whose parent company is Meyer Manufacturing Co. Ltd. It is the largest cookware distributor in the United States and second largest in the world. Cookware labels or lines that Meyer is the parent firm include Circulon, Anolon, NapaStyle, SilverStone, Prestige and Bonjour. Meyer owns the licenses for cookware produced under the KitchenAid and Farberware labels in addition to producing private label cookware for Macy’s and Sur La Table.
Farberware began in 1900 when S. W. Farber opened his workshop on Manhattan’s Lower East Side. A master metal smith and inventor, Farber’s company produced exceptional cookware, percolators, kitchen appliances and more. Over 100 years later under the Farberware brand, Farber’s attention to detail and commitment to quality and innovation can be seen in every piece that bears his name. Farberware’s signature Classic line continues to be a part of America’s culinary heritage. And, the cookware offerings have expanded to include an array of wares from aluminum nonstick essentials to gourmet quality hard anodized and stainless steel products.**Cookware Features:**
• 18/10 stainless steel construction, the finest stainless steel available.
• Sleek, contemporary styling and 18/10 stainless steel construction means beautiful, durable cookware that lasts for years.
• “Full Cap” base: stainless steel layer that completely surrounds a thick aluminum base that provides protection and durability.
• Aluminum base provides enhanced heat distribution.
• “Soft Touch” silicone enhanced, stainless steel handles are riveted securely to the pan and resist heat on the stovetop.
• Oven safe to 400 °F.
• Tempered glass lids allows you to monitor foods without losing nutrients and moisture.
• Maximized heat distribution for even cooking makes time spent in the kitchen more enjoyable than you ever thought it could be.
• Cook all your favorites at the same time with 8″ and 10″ skillets with lids.
• Dishwasher safe.
11 Piece Set Set includes:
• 1 Qt. Saucepan With Glass Lid
• 1.5 Qt. Saucepan With Glass Lid
• 2 Qt. Saucepan With Glass Lid
• 8 Qt. Stockpot for soups and stews With Glass Lid
• 8″ Open Skillet
• 10″ Skillet With Glass Lid
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