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About Us

Founded in 1956, Williams Sonoma, Inc. is the premier specialty retailer of home furnishings and gourmet cookware in the United States. Our brands are among the best known and most–respected in the industry. We offer high–quality, stylish products for every room in the house: from the kitchen to the living room, bedroom, home office and even the hallcloset.

The first Williams Sonoma store opened in 1956, selling a small array of cookware imported from France. Since then, the brand has expanded to offer hundreds of products from around the world in more than 250 stores. What has never changed is Williams Sonoma's dedication to customer service and strong commitment to quality.