Franklin Empire, Montreal, has been selected for the 2012 Consumer Choice Awards in the category of Lighting-Manufacturing and Wholesale, for the greater Montreal area. Each year across Canada, the Consumer Choice Awards gather opinions, perceptions and expectations through the responses of thousands of consumers and businesses. All winners have gone through a rigorous selection process conducted by a third-party research firm, Léger Marketing, which evaluates which service providers deserve to be the winners within their respective industries.

Franklin Empire has had a major focus on lighting for 70 years, and the company's specialists continue to keep up with the innovations and developments, in the fast-changing world of lighting. In 2012, the company's Montreal Lighting Showroom completed a renovation of “Le Lab,” a demonstration room showcasing the latest technology in lighting and home automation.