FRANKLIN ELECTRIC REPORTS RECORD FIRST QUARTER SALES AND EARNINGS

Bluffton, Indiana – May 4, 2011 - Franklin Electric Co., Inc. (NASDAQ:FELE) reported first quarter 2011 diluted earnings per share (EPS) of $0.45, a record for any first quarter in the Company’s history, and an increase of 45 percent compared to 2010 first quarter diluted EPS of $0.31. In the first quarter of 2011, the Company’s adjusted EPS were $0.46, a 35 percent increase over the adjusted E…

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FRANKLIN ELECTRIC COMPLETES THE ACQUISITION OF A MAJORITY INTEREST IN TURKISH GROUNDWATER PUMPING SYSTEMS LEADER IMPO

Bluffton, Indiana – May 2, 2011 - Franklin Electric Co., Inc. (NASDAQ:FELE) announced today it has completed the acquisition of eighty percent of the outstanding shares of İmpo Motor Pompa Sanayi ve Ticaret A.S. (Impo) of Izmir, Turkey. Impo is the leading supplier of groundwater pumping equipment in Turkey and has sales of approximately $28 million per year. Franklin Electric will fund the acq…

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FRANKLIN ELECTRIC SCHEDULES ITS FIRST QUARTER 2011 EARNINGS RELEASE AND CONFERENCE CALL

BLUFFTON, INDIANA -- Franklin Electric Co., Inc. (NASDAQ: FELE) will release its first quarter 2011 earnings at 8:00am EDT on Wednesday May 4, 2011. A conference call to review earnings and other developments in the business will commence at 8:30am EDT. The first quarter 2011 earnings call will be available via a live webcast. The webcast will be available in a listen only mode by going to:

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FRANKLIN ELECTRIC RECEIVES SERVICE AWARD

Bluffton, IN – February 17, 2011. Franklin Electric is proud to announce that Randy Woodland and Derek Berube have received the 2010 Al Eller Outstanding Service Award from the state of Wyoming. Presented at the stateʼs annual water well convention banquet, this award is given to the company best exemplifying quality customer service to Wyomingʼs contractors and ongoing support to the ground wa…

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FRANKLIN ELECTRIC ANNOUNCES AGREEMENT TO PURCHASE MAJORITY INTEREST IN TURKISH GROUNDWATER PUMPING SYSTEMS LEADER IMPO

Bluffton, Indiana – March 24, 2011 - Franklin Electric Co., Inc. (NASDAQ:FELE) announced today it has reached a definitive agreement to buy eighty percent of the outstanding shares of Ýmpo Motor Pompa Sanayi ve Ticaret A.S. (Impo) of Izmir, Turkey. Impo, which has approximately $25 million in annual sales, is a leader in the design, manufacture and sale of groundwater pumping systems in Turkey…

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