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Franklin Empire expands GTA warehouse; opens Gatineau branch


July 10, 2017
By Manufacturing AUTOMATION

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A shot from the GTA warehouse expansion groundbreaking. L to R: Franklin Empire’s Sean Trainor

Jul. 10, 2017 – Franklin Empire has broken ground on its “long-awaited” warehouse expansion to the main Greater Toronto Area (GTA) distribution centre.

According to Franklin Empire, the 22,000-square-foot addition will bring the total facility footprint to 70,000 square feet. The addition is scheduled to open in September.   

Meanwhile, the family-owned distributor has opened its 22nd location in Gatineau, Que., which will be managed by Nicolas Tremblay, who previously worked at the Ottawa location.

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