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13th November 2018
If you want your company’s name up in lights then Selectronic knows how to make your vehicles catch the eye over the competition.
Many gadgets and accessories were once only seen on high-end priced vehicles but today they are common place on even the modest purchase. Manufacturers then started to look…

13th November 2018
Recolight appoints new Operations Manager
Recolight, the specialist WEEE compliance scheme for the lighting industry, is pleased to announce the appointment of Amel Gharbi

12th November 2018
New Tridonic smartSWITCH switch sensors detect presence and ambient light
Tridonic’s compact smartSWITCH HF 5DP f and HF 5DP S f switch sensors have an extra-wide detection range and, as built-in devices, require very little space in the…

8th November 2018
Trailblazing lamp sold to private buyer from the UAE
The one-off showstopper lighting piece 'Blaze', designed by UK-based Alexander Joseph, has been sold for £20,000 to a private Bahraini client who is placing it centre stage in…

7th November 2018
Tridonic introduce new chip on board LED modules for greater efficiency
Tridonic's seventh generation of SLE ADV modules have undergone a chip upgrade to provide even greater efficiency, longer life time and improved thermal management – all with excellent…

5th November 2018
Energys Group encourages NHS Trusts to take advantage of NEW £46m funding
Energys Group is encouraging NHS Trusts and NHS Foundation Trusts to take advantage of an additional £46m of funding available for LED lighting installations.

5th November 2018
Adding commercial value through intelligent displays
Lighting can account for up to 50% of a store’s total energy costs, so making the most of this undervalued resource makes sound commercial sense. Sylvania has launched…

5th November 2018
Non-compliant products bought at online marketplaces: a serious issue all over Europe
- A workshop, hosted by Eucolight, the European association for lighting WEEE compliance schemes, gathered over 100 experts to discuss online sales of non-compliant products. - The workshop…

1st November 2018
Chelsom to exhibit at BDNY 2018
Chelsom are delighted to once again be exhibiting at Boutique Design New York (BDNY) 2018 which takes place at Jacob K. Javits Center New York on 11th-12th November.…

1st November 2018
ONE-LUX appoints new sales office Manager
Emergency lighting specialists, One-LUX have strengthened their team with the appointment of new Sales Office Manager, Gary Cupitt.

1st November 2018
21st Century LIGHT at January Furniture Show
For the first time the January Furniture Show (JFS), the largest furniture and interiors trade-show in the UK, will include LIGHT, a dedicated lighting section in conjunction

23rd October 2018
Pegasus led high bay gives high efficacy and up to 80% energy saving
Pegasus from Ecolighting is a top specification LED High Bay luminaire and one of the company’s most popular light fittings.

23rd October 2018
Chelsom Product Watch: Radar
Radar from Chelsom is one of the signature ranges from the brand-new collection Edition 26, presenting a selection of contemporary urban fittings that would be an impressive addition…

23rd October 2018
Open scope and the WEEE Regulations
Recolight publishes a definitive guide on WEEE open scope for the lighting industry.

23rd October 2018
Industville going from strength to strength
With a brand new Waterproof Lighting Range, a sparkling new user-friendly website and an ISO accreditation which recognises the company’s dedication to quality and customer satisfaction, Industville have…

17th October 2018
Smart office lighting: The new chief operating officer
Sylvania has launched a new interactive guide - ‘Introducing Your New Operational Manager’ - to help owners and facilities managers create a healthier, more productive modern built environment.…

15th October 2018
Pilot Group makes triumphant return to EMEX
Following its resounding success at last year’s show, Pilot Group Infrastructure with its leading brands, Vickers and Hilclare, will be once again exhibiting at EMEX. As well as…

11th October 2018
Selectronic combine with Crane to delight hot beverage drinkers
Collaboration between coffee vending machine manufacturers Crane and UK opto-electronic specialists Selectronic will delight hot beverage drinkers. Engineering teams from Crane and Selectronic have developed an all new…

10th October 2018
James Tapscott announces a new artwork for the Amsterdam Light Festival
James Tapscott, the Melbourne-based Land & Light artist, is happy to announce plans for "TRAVERSION",

4th October 2018
One-LUX to launch wealth of new products at Electex, Dublin
As part of its customer-engagement strategy for 2018, emergency lighting leaders One-LUX will be attending the Electex show in Dublin.

4th October 2018
Configure, Connect and Communicate with One-CONNECT from One-LUX
Recent tragic events have demonstrated the importance of testing and maintaining emergency lighting applying considerable pressure on facility managers, landlords and local authorities to ensure that their emergency…

3rd October 2018
Tridonic Launch New Sensors fit for DALI-2
Tridonic has launched a new series of sensors that can detect both motion and ambient light. Developed in accordance with the IEC-62386-103 standard and prepared for certification by…

3rd October 2018
Efficient and tough – new RLE-G2 modules for reliable industrial and outdoor lighting
The new RLE-G2 modules from Tridonic have been developed for harsh industrial environments and challenging outdoor conditions. They can withstand salt spray, pollutants and extreme temperatures and are…

3rd October 2018
Helvar appoints new Chief Financial Officer
Helvar, the world’s leader in lighting intelligence, is pleased to announce the appointment of a new CFO, Pasi Niittymäki.

2nd October 2018
Light fantastic
The launch of Alexander Joseph's range of cordless, custom-made UK luxury lamps brings products with aesthetic appeal to discerning home owners, hotels, restaurants, boat builders, retailers and more.

1st October 2018
Slashed OLED production costs herald new era for lighting
A new generation of lighting products could soon be illuminating our homes and businesses after a high-profile group of researchers demonstrated that the cost of producing flexible OLED…

18th September 2018
Sylvania delivers efficient new smart controlled office lighting
Sylvania has launched a new smart office lighting product, the Concord Pixer, which delivers high performance optics in a modular design.

18th September 2018
Greenlite Group has embraced a landmark study by the British Council for Offices, which sets a new agenda for wellbeing in the workplace.
Entitled “Wellness matters: health and wellbeing in offices and what to do about it”, the report is one of the largest research projects to have been carried out…

17th September 2018
Sylvania delivers huge benefits in glare rating and energy usage with new smart controlled office lighting
Sylvania has extended its smart office lighting offering with the launch of Sylvania Optix. With a modular design, it delivers high performance optics, guaranteed low glare and improved…

10th September 2018
The ever-growing commercial need for automated warehousing configured to meet the increasing demand created by internet shopping has provided another growth niche for UK firm Selectronic.
The Oxfordshire company has found that its expanded engineering capability has enabled it to configure complete display modules to meet customers’ specific applications. One market is automated warehousing…

10th September 2018
Online Sales of Non-Compliant Products – EucoLight Workshop brings together leading European Associations to highlight the scale of the problem
EucoLight, the European WEEE lighting trade association, is hosting a half day workshop on 17 Oct in Brussels to discuss the scale of the online non-compliance problem. Speakers…

4th September 2018
Recolight celebrates 300 Million recycling milestone by launching extended service offering
Recolight, the UK’s leading lighting WEEE compliance scheme has announced a major milestone having funded the recycling of 300 million fluorescent & LED lamps and luminaires since the…

3rd September 2018
Energys Group is helping Ormiston & Brooke Weston Multi-Academy Trusts achieve annual energy savings of £190,000 across 12 Academies
Energys Group won a competitive tender, worth over £1.7million, to manufacture, supply and install LED lighting to twelve Academies for two Academy Trusts.

3rd September 2018
LED SPORTS LIGHTING LUMINAIRE SAVES 70 PER CENT ENERGY
Specifiers looking for an efficient solution for lighting a leisure or sports facility need look no further than Fitzgerald Lighting’s popular LED Hi Sport luminaire. As one of…

2nd September 2018
Gamma Illumination continues expansion plans by opening MENA office in Dubai
Gamma Illumination, UK based designer and manufacture of low energy lighting solutions, has expanded its operations in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) with the opening of…

23rd August 2018
Tridonic Announce new generation of LED modules
Tridonic has launched its fifth generation of 24 mm LLE ADVANCED modules for linear luminaires and panel lights that provide an impressively high efficacy of up to 200…

23rd August 2018
Crestron SolarSync™ Wins Architectural SSL Magazine’s Product Innovation Award
New sensor technology measures the true colour temperature and intensity of natural sunlight for recreating sunlight conditions indoors

21st August 2018
Airstar launches NEO, next gen neon for event professionals
Airstar, inventor and world leader in lighting balloon technology, announces the launch of NEO, the latest addition to the French manufacturer's inflatable lighting range dedicated to event staging.

17th August 2018
Voltacon to supply energy-saving lights to the Royal Navy’s flagship warships.
A Coventry company has completed its largest ever order totalling £1 million to supply energy-saving lights to the Royal Navy’s flagship warships.

15th August 2018
Chelsom Product Watch: Halo
Halo from Chelsom is one of the signature ranges from the brand-new collection Edition 26, presenting true statement fittings that would be an impressive addition to a wide…

14th August 2018
Sapphire gives Led energy saving for commerce and industry
Sapphire from Ecolighting is one of the company’s most popular LED luminaires for use in commercial and industrial environments.

14th August 2018
Helvar reveals new advanced sensor family
Helvar, the world’s leader in lighting intelligence, has announced the release of a new family of sensors. Helvar’s ever evolving portfolio will now include four advanced products –…

13th August 2018
ENHANCE THE AMBIENCE OF ANY RESIDENTIAL OR HOSPITALITY SPACE WITH SYLVANIA’S NEW ToLEDo™ MIRAGE RANGE
Sylvania has launched ToLEDo™ Mirage, an innovative and sophisticated new range of LED lamps. Designed to exude class and enhance ambience, the range is perfect for use in…

9th August 2018
New Sylvania retro directional lamp range combines traditional aesthetics of halogen and energy efficiency of Led
Sylvania has bolstered its industry-leading directional lamp offering with the addition of the new RefLED Superia Retro range designed for use in residential, hospitality and retail spaces. Comprising…

7th August 2018
Tridonic’s LLE Flex is now on a roll
Tridonic’s LLE FLEX EXCITE LED module is a flexible and easy to use IP67 rated LED lighting strip perfect for applications that require high quality lighting with a…

1st August 2018
Form and Functionality – A Specifier’s Guide to Lighting Controls
As the lighting controls market will continues to boom, CP Electronics has launched its new CPD for specifiers, outlining what to be aware of when choosing lighting controls.

20th July 2018
Recolight welcomes Defra move to put Extended Producer Responsibility at heart of waste strategy and calls for key changes to prevent fraud
Recolight has today welcomed signals that Extended Producer Responsibility (EPR) will feature heavily in Defra’s forthcoming Resources and Waste Strategy.

20th July 2018
Integrated sensor modules in miniature for the most unusual applications
A range of miniaturised sensor modules including a two-in-one ambient light sensor with infrared receiver is now offered by UK firm Selectronic

19th July 2018
Chelsom Product Watch: Laguna
Laguna is one of the signature ranges from Chelsom’s latest collection, Edition 26. Rediscovered original 1960’s artisan glass moulds which had lain unused since the late 1970’s create…

18th July 2018
OPTIMISE YOUR WAREHOUSE AND FACTORY OPERATIONS WITH SYLVANIA’S NEW INDUSTRIAL LIGHTING
Sylvania has launched two new LED lighting solutions, SylBay Generation 2 and Sylvania Fast Trunking System (FTS) LED, delivering improved energy efficiency and more adaptable lighting for logistics…

18th July 2018
OPTIMISE YOUR RETAIL OPERATIONS WITH SYLVANIA’S NEW LED LIGHTING SYSTEM
Sylvania has launched a high performance LED lighting system, designed for retail environments such as hypermarkets and superstores.

11th July 2018
Harvard Technology announces appointment of new CEO
Harvard Technology, a pioneer in smart wireless lighting solutions, has appointed Gary Lynch as Chief Executive Officer (CEO).

10th July 2018
ILP CEO calls on Transport Minister to invest in highway lighting infrastructure to support Road to Zero Strategy
The Institution of Lighting Professionals’ CEO, Tracey White, has written to Chris Grayling, Secretary of State for Transport supporting the principles of the Government’s Road to Zero strategy…

6th July 2018
Varilight Primed to Match All Interiors
The new VARILIGHT PRIMED range of dimmers, switches and sockets features faceplates finished with a primer, making them ready to paint. Customers will now be able to create…

5th July 2018
OECD report confirms the large scale of WEEE non-compliance through online marketplaces
EucoLight has welcomed OECD report on ‘Extended Producer Responsibility (EPR) and the impact of online sales’, to which EucoLight members contributed. Recognition of the

4th July 2018
Catellani & Smith – Syphasera, an exemplary dialogue between light and nature
When Syphasera lamps light up at night in the gardens and terraces, not only their light becomes a natural element, but also from that moment the magic begins.

4th July 2018
Ecopac Power boosts competitive advantage with IT investment
Customers of power supply specialist Ecopac Power are enjoying speedier product delivery and more competitive pricing thanks to the company's investment in a bespoke IT solution.

3rd July 2018
NeoCon 2018: LUCTRA® lights up the American market for the first time
Following Europe and the Middle East, for the first time LUCTRA® has sent a signal towards America and Canada with its participation in Chicago's annual event to celebrate…

2nd July 2018
Nigel Harvey to present at Parliamentary Sustainability Group
Recolight CEO Nigel Harvey has been invited to present at a meeting of the All Party Sustainable Resource Group. The meeting takes place

29th June 2018
Energys Group Managing Director urges energy, estates and building managers to “avoid delay” and act before EU Ecodesign lighting updates come into effect
Following recent reports that proposed updates to Europe’s Ecodesign laws “will see the effective banning of both tungsten halogen and compact fluorescent as light sources by 2020”, Kevin…

28th June 2018
Enigma Lighting – UK distributor for PowerGear.
Enigma Lighting is firmly established as a leading supplier of light fittings and equipment,

26th June 2018
SYLVANIA LIGHTS THE WAY TO SAFETY WITH NEW EMERGENCY LIGHTING RANGE
Sylvania has launched a new extensive range of highly-efficient LED emergency lighting luminaires for use across applications including retail, office and logistics and industrial environments. SylSafe has been…

22nd June 2018
EcoAlly shows commitment to recycling lighting
Supplying high-efficiency LED luminaires to trade, retail and consumer markets, EcoAlly is always looking for ways to support environmental friendly products. Sustainability is at the heart of their…

21st June 2018
One-LUX Achieves UAE Civil Defence Approval
UK based lighting solutions specialists, One-LUX, have received the Dubai Civil Defence (DCD) approval for their emergency modules and control gear technologies. The DCD awards Civil Defence Approval…

21st June 2018
One-LUX Launches Market Leading Website!
Midlands based lighting solutions provider, One-LUX, is inviting customers to explore their newly launched website – www.one-lux.com.

21st June 2018
WAGO double triumph at Ireland electrical awards
Interconnection and automation specialist WAGO has won in two categories at Ireland’s National Electrical Awards 2018. At an event in Dublin on May 11, WAGO Lighting Management won…

20th June 2018
Enhanced Green-i range gives contractors greater choice of hassle-free lighting control solutions
CP Electronics, the UK market leader in lighting control solutions, has continued to invest in its best-selling Green-i electrical wholesaler range. New additions to the range reinforce Green-i’s…

19th June 2018
CP Electronics extends RAPID capability with six-channel Hardwired Lighting Control Module
CP Electronics, the UK’s leading manufacturer of lighting control products, has launched a series of six-channel hardwired lighting control modules (LCMs) under its fully addressable and networkable RAPID…

19th June 2018
Campaign launched to find outstanding installations
Interconnection and automation specialist WAGO is on the hunt for unusual installations across the UK and Ireland utilising the company’s 221 Series lever connector.

18th June 2018
EucoLight congratulates the European Union for the publication of the Circular Economy Package and the inclusion of minimum requirements for Extended Producer Responsibility (EPR)
On 14 June 2018, the Official Journal of the European Union published the EU Waste legislative package. This revises the Waste Framework Directive, the Waste Electrical and Electronic…

14th June 2018
Tamlite Lighting comments on vote by European Parliament to update the Energy Performance of Buildings directive
Tamlite Lighting, one of the UK’s largest privately owned lighting manufacturers, has welcomed the move by the EU Parliament which seeks to continue the drive towards meeting the…

13th June 2018
Bright thinking celebrated at Kent street lighting landmark event
A celebratory event on the 21st June will feature the installation of the 100,000th LED street light as part of an intelligent, energy saving public lighting project in…

11th June 2018
Harvard Technology expands CLi Pro driver range with leading-edge DALI and analogue variants
Harvard Technology, a pioneer in the design, development and manufacture of smart lighting solutions, which in 2018 will be celebrating its 25th anniversary, has continued to push the…

7th June 2018
Greenlite Group launches energy guide for SMEs: Knowledge is Power
Lancashire’s Greenlite Group has launched a brand new guide for its SME customers, aimed at helping them take control of their business energy usage, using LED lighting and…

7th June 2018
CONCORD RISES WITH THE TIDE
Sylvania has today launched Concord Tide, a range of linear luminaires for application in retail, museums and galleries. Combining the latest LED technology with optimised lens technology, Tide’s…

5th June 2018
Tamlite Lighting renews BAFE Certification after intensive independent audit process
Providing accreditation and recognition of its expertise in the crucial ‘emergency lighting’ design field

1st June 2018
NASA taps Osram to support its Food Production Research
Osram’s smart horticulture lighting system prototype used in NASA ground research to help provide space crews with a reliable source of fresh food

1st June 2018
Hilclare flies the flag
Hilclare - the leading Manchester-based commercial lighting supplier - hasrecently joined the exclusive Made in Britain organisation.

24th May 2018
Chelsom launch new collection
More than two years of in-house design led by Robert and Will Chelsom has resulted in the launch of Chelsom’s brand new collection, Edition 26.

23rd May 2018
With the next bank holiday just around the corner, Lights.co.uk shares its favourite lighting inspiration to help make the most of the garden this summer.
Now that the days are finally getting longer, nothing can beat spending a bright summer’s evening at home outside in the garden, on the balcony or on the…

23rd May 2018
QUINTO™ – ALL THE BENEFITS OF A DOWNLIGHT IN LINEAR FORM
UK based lighting designer and manufacturer Gamma Illumination continues to evolve its offering based on the latest market trends. This month it has released Quinto, a brand new…

21st May 2018
Government announces WEEE regulations decisions and signals move to tackle non-compliance of online marketplaces
The Government has published a summary of the responses they received to their recent WEEE regulations consultation[1] – and indicated some of the actions they intend to take.…

17th May 2018
Tamlite Lighting urges the lighting industry to show strong leadership in wake of Grenfell Fire
Dame Judith Hackitt’s report on Building Regulations and Fire Safety: Building a Safer Future, due out this week, will expand on the December 2017 interim report which found…

16th May 2018
Philips Lighting is now Signify
Eindhoven, the Netherlands - Signify (Euronext: LIGHT), the world leader in lighting, has today launched its new company name, following the amendment of the company's articles of association…

15th May 2018
Uma Sound Lantern by Pablo Designs
UMA Sound Lantern by Pablo Designs is a portable lamp that revolutionizes and redefines the concept of lantern in contemporary times. Designed by Pablo Pardo and Carmine Deganello,…

15th May 2018
Hilclare offers extended lighting solutions for hazardous areas
Following the growth in demand for specialist lighting in areas where there is a high risk of contamination and combustion, Hilclare - the Manchester-based commercial lighting supplier and…

15th May 2018
SYLVANIA’S NEW WIRELESS ROOM CONTROL SYSTEM BRINGS SMART SAVINGS
Sylvania has launched SylSmart Standalone Room, a new wireless lighting control system providing an easy to install and program experience with the flexibility to change light settings according…

9th May 2018
Harvard Technology marks 25th anniversary with product development plans
Harvard Technology, a pioneer in the design, development and manufacture of smart wireless lighting solutions, is celebrating its 25th anniversary with a renewed investment in Research & Development…

9th May 2018
Architainment Lighting Named as Supplier of the Year!
Architainment Lighting, a leading specialist lighting solutions provider, is proud to announce they have won the ‘Supplier of the Year’ accolade at the Lighting Design Awards 2018. Announced…

8th May 2018
Now you can make landmarks, buildings, bridges shine with a simple swipe on your smartphone
New Scene management app from Philips Lighting allows lighting managers to control a building’s façade lighting from anywhere, at any time using a smartphone or tablet

3rd May 2018
GLP Joins the Campaign to Save Stage Lighting
Lighting manufacturers have reacted strongly to publication of the EU Eco-Design laws which would have major impact to stage lighting and our industry.

2nd May 2018
Martin de Jager appointed Chair of Recolight board of directors
Recolight, the leading UK WEEE compliance scheme for the lighting industry, is pleased to announce the appointment of a new Chair.

1st May 2018
Zumtobel celebrates three decades of Mellow Light
Zumtobel’s popular Mellow Light fitting is celebrating its thirtieth year of production this year and this trail blazing luminaire is still in as much demand today as it…

30th April 2018
Timage & Co Ltd – ‘Pinstripe Flex’ Super Thin LED Strip Light
The strip is a 140 LEDs per metre, IP65, and produces a continuous super thin beam of LED light

26th April 2018
2018 Conference reconfirms EucoLight commitment to making the Circular Economy a reality for lighting
18 lighting WEEE compliance schemes meet for EucoLight annual conference The third EucoLight Conference at Sassenheim, the Netherlands, gathered 70 delegates from the community of producers’ responsibility organisations…

25th April 2018
Thorn launches Isaro Pro
Thorn Lighting has launched Isaro Pro, a sleek, robust and high-performance LED street lantern that provides a truly futureproof lighting solution. Isaro Pro is a totally sustainable luminaire…

23rd April 2018
Tryka LED Ltd – Inground LED Lighting Solutions
The Luka LED up-lights by Tryka have been designed and manufactured for inground architectural lighting applications.

19th April 2018
Thorn’s Aquaforce Pro sets new standard for moisture-resistant LED lighting
The latest addition to the Thorn Aquaforce family of luminaires, Aquaforce Pro takes moisture and dust-resistant lighting to a new level. Thorn Aquaforce is already established as the…

16th April 2018
Chelsom to exhibit at HD Expo 2018
Chelsom are delighted to once again be exhibiting at HD Expo 2018 which takes place at Mandalay Bay, Las Vegas on 2nd-4th May. HD Expo is the USA’s…

16th April 2018
Philips Lighting unveils new Philips GreenPower LED toplighting light recipe for European market at Rose Event
Eindhoven, Netherlands – Philips Lighting (Euronext: LIGHT), the world leader in lighting, today unveiled its new Philips GreenPower LED toplighting with a light spectrum optimized for cut rose…

16th April 2018
White Light Appointed Production Partner at Science Museum’s Illuminate
Due to open in January 2019, Illuminate will be a dedicated, purpose-built conference and events venue spread across the top two floors of the Science Museum. It will…

10th April 2018
Osram lights up the Eurovision Song Contest for the fourth time in a row as its official lighting partner
The majority of the moving heads on the ESC stage in Lisbon come from Osram and its entertainment brands Claypaky and ADB

10th April 2018
Airstar Strengthens Cinema Leadership in Lighting Balloon Solutions with Cinestar
Airstar, the inventor and world leader in lighting balloon solutions, today announced the launch of its latest lighting solution for the motion picture industry: Cinestar. Boasting a 120°…

6th April 2018
CREATE DISTINCTIVE FOCAL POINTS WITH ECHO & DEMO DECORATIVE FEATURE PENDANTS
UK based lighting designer and manufacturer, Gamma Illumination has launched its range of on trend feature pendants which sees the company offering a more diverse product range.

4th April 2018
Lightly Technologies Set to Expand with Unique Investment Opportunity
Dublin-based tech startup, Lightly Technologies, are offering investors a unique opportunity to be a part of the future of lighting, through an equity crowdfunding campaign of £250,000 via…

3rd April 2018
Recolight welcomes Government decision on 2018 WEEE lamp collection target
Recolight, the UK’s leading lighting WEEE compliance scheme has today welcomed Defra’s announcement of the 2018 national target for waste lamp recycling. Defra initially considered setting the target…

28th March 2018
220,000 visitors at Light + Building 2018: more visitors at the world’s leading trade fair
Light + Building is the world’s leading event for the sector – and impressive demonstration of this was given yet again by the latest edition of the fair…

28th March 2018
Tridonic Announce Holistic Study for Designing Spaces by Combining Daylight and Artificial Lighting
Tridonic has announced a unique light study by a number of leading lighting companies and the recognised Aalborg University in Copenhagen which will add a new dimension to…

26th March 2018
Recolight criticises Environment Agency WEEE charging announcement
Recolight, the leading WEEE compliance scheme for the lighting industry, has criticised a decision by the Environment Agency (EA) to significantly increase WEEE charges.

21st March 2018
New lamp for complete room illumination celebrates its premiere at Light + Building in Frankfurt.
Iserlohn/Frankfurt: LUCTRA® is presenting its new VITAWORK lamp for the first time at Light + Building. The lamp complements its range of floor, table and portable lamps with…

19th March 2018
SYLVANIA LIGHT UP YOUR WORLD WITH NEW CONSOLIDATED BRAND
One of the world’s leading light specialists, Feilo Sylvania, has repositioned its brand and streamlined its product and services portfolio to make it easier for customers to make…

16th March 2018
Philips Lighting introduces LiFi: broadband data through light
Eindhoven, The Netherlands - Philips Lighting (Euronext: LIGHT), the world leader in lighting, is now offering Light Fidelity (LiFi), a technology in which high quality LED lighting provides…

16th March 2018
Tridonic net4more toolbox – successful practical testing at company HQ
Tridonic is demonstrating the successful practical application of its net4more toolbox for IP-based networking as part of a smart building project and has installed a total of 200…

14th March 2018
ABB offers emergency lighting with DALI communication
With simple installation, users can lower operating costs, improve safety and optimize comfort by controlling test schedules for emergency luminaires.

14th March 2018
Luctra – Light for outdoor use
Whether you enjoy a relaxed hour of reading under your favourite tree, dinner on your rooftop terrace or enjoying a glass of wine with friends on your balcony…

14th March 2018
Airstar open new office in Mexico, dedicated to MICE and event industry
Airstar, the inventor and world leader of lighting balloon technology, continues its expansion in Latin America with the opening of a second office in Mexico, four years after…

13th March 2018
Tridonic’s warehouse team and distribution services continue to grow
Tridonic has responded to increasing orders and the demand for faster delivery times by expanding the team at its UK warehouse. The 10,000 sq ft warehouse, located in…

13th March 2018
CP Electronics gives voice to single and multi-room scene-setting via cloud-based apps
The new RAPID Scene Control solutions from CP Electronics, the UK leader in lighting control, gives the ability to customise lighting in offices and commercial buildings on a…

8th March 2018
The perfect lighting ambience in two clicks Dimmable light sets the perfect mood in seconds
The living room often has multiple functions: be it dinner with friends, a cosy evening watching TV with the family, or a romantic night in with a glass…

6th March 2018
Kent County Council to convert 3,009 Thanet streetlamps to LED all night
A scheme to convert 3,009 streetlights in Thanet to LED all-night lighting starts in April. Kent County Council began a conversion initiative of 118,000 street lights to energy-efficient…

5th March 2018
Chelsom ranked in top 100 fastest growing British SME Exporters
Following the success of the company’s Queen’s Award for International Trade last spring, Chelsom have been ranked number 65 in the 4th annual Sunday Times Lloyds SME Export…

2nd March 2018
Modest increases for lamp and luminaire recycling rates in 2017
Recolight has welcomed a further increase in the UK’s annual lighting waste recycling rates. Data released today by the Environment Agency (EA) shows that the 2017 lamp recycling…

1st March 2018
Lighting Direct predicts a ‘smart summer’ as sales of smart lighting products double over the past 12 months
Lighting Direct has already witnessed visits to its smart product pages double in the past 12 months (+110%) and sales of its smart bulb brands increase by 159%.…

1st March 2018
Connected Light brings new energy to business development
The Bristol-based lighting specialist welcomes former Wessex Water energy specialist David Lakey to the team.

1st March 2018
Airstar Launches BULBS, a New Range of Giant Bulb Shaped Lighting Balloons for the Event Industry
Airstar, the inventor and world leader of lighting balloons for the event industry, today announces the release of its newest lighting balloons inspired by iconic bulb shapes: BULBS.

1st March 2018
Navigant Research ranks Philips Lighting as Leading Influencer for IoT in Lighting
Eindhoven, the Netherlands - Navigant Research, a market research firm, has issued a report entitled, Leaderboard: IoT in Lighting, in which it ranks Philips Lighting (Euronext: LIGHT) as…

23rd February 2018
Lights on! Once again, Osram will be on board at the Eurovision Song Contest
For the fourth time in a row the Munich-based high-tech specialist will be helping all the artists at the Eurovision Song Content put on the best possible show…

22nd February 2018
Tridonic’s compact basicDIM for Wireless Light Control
Tridonic’s compact basicDIM wireless control module enables easy wireless communication for up to 127 luminaires. The module is perfect for projects with no direct IP connection that aim…

21st February 2018
Chelsom strengthens sales team with new appointment
Chelsom bolsters its sales team with the appointment of Helen Miller

19th February 2018
Philips Lighting installs first commercial Power-over-Ethernet Connected Lighting system for smart offices in the Nordics using Cisco network technology
Copenhagen, Denmark - Philips Lighting (Euronext: LIGHT), the world leader in lighting

15th February 2018
Tridonic LLE-ADVANCED Modules Expanded to Cover ZHAGA-Compatible Lengths
Tridonic’s fourth generation LLE-ADVANCED modules have been expanded to cover ZHAGA-compatible lengths,

14th February 2018
Philips Lighting and SmartCitiesWorld report names Singapore, London and Barcelona as top global smart cities
Eindhoven, the Netherlands - Philips Lighting (Euronext: LIGHT), the world leader in lighting, has today published

12th February 2018
Emergi-lite offers all-in-one emergency lighting designed for industrial and office space
Indulux, a tubular emergency lighting solution from ABB that is rugged enough for the factory yet sleek enough for the office,

12th February 2018
Macchina della Luce LED by Catellani & Smith
Macchina della Luce, undoubtedly one of the most spectacular creations by Catellani & Smith,

7th February 2018
Salisbury Group helps Cardiff Airport fly ahead of the competition
Salisbury Group, a leading provider of building energy and facilities management solutions, has completed a landmark contract with Cardiff Airport to transform its energy usage. The project will…

6th February 2018
2018 SEES MACKWELL INDUCTED INTO THE LIGHTING INDUSTRY ACADEMY AS AMBASSADOR
It seems only natural that Mackwell becomes a Lighting Industry Academy Ambassador. Cementing its long established relationship with the LIA, as our annual sponsor of The Mackwell Student…

6th February 2018
GLP Announces New Operation in Russia
Established team to boost market share across all pro lighting segments

5th February 2018
Philips Lighting to light up four South Korean winter sports stadiums
Seoul, South Korea - Philips Lighting (Euronext: LIGHT), the world leader in lighting, today announced that its Philips ArenaVision floodlighting will be installed in four South Korean stadiums…

5th February 2018
Harvard Technology secures investment to boost growth
Harvard Technology, a pioneer in the design, development and manufacture of smart lighting solutions, which in 2018 will be celebrating its 25th anniversary, has

25th January 2018
The ‘suspended’ light of Pablo Designs
The simplicity of light takes shape through the clean and essential design of the new luminous creations by Pablo Designs, in a mix of innovative materials and technological…

25th January 2018
Philips Lighting makes life easier for lighting professionals with a new universal LED tube compatible with all driver technologies
Simplicity of installation with one LED tube for all driver technologies – the Philips MASTER LEDtube Universal T8 • Significant electricity and

22nd January 2018
Illuminating developments for lighting designers and cosmetic counters
Trade lighting supplier Applelec is showcasing its innovative OLED range at the company’s newly expanded London showroom.

15th January 2018
Pro-Lite Appointed Distributor for Luminit Holographic Light Shaping Diffusers
The Pro-Lite Group Ltd (Cranfield, UK) has been appointed as pan-European distributor for the holographic

15th January 2018
Chroma-Q Showcases Award-Winning LED Lighting Solutions at PLASA Focus Glasgow
UK - Chroma-Q® will showcase their latest award-winning LED lighting solutions for theatre,

9th January 2018
FULHAM PUBLISHES WHITEPAPER ON CLEVER LIGHTING
Fulham, the lighting components and electronics specialists, has just published a new white paper entitled ‘Clever Lighting - An Emerging New Market’.

9th January 2018
Miniature connector range opens up smaller applications for pluggable connection systems
Two smaller variants from WAGO introduce applications such as PCBs to the benefits of pluggable connection.

8th January 2018
Paperworld 2018 – see Durable in the special ‘Future Office’ Exhibition in Hall 3, stand C71L
From 27 to 30 January 2018, DURABLE will take part in a special exhibition “Future Office” at this year’s Paperworld in Frankfurt.

3rd January 2018
January 2018 HELVAR LAUNCHES NEW 321 MULTISENSOR
Helvar, the lighting intelligence expert, has introduced the 321 Multisensor, a compact, cleverly engineered

2nd January 2018
New Osram LED for headlights on all vehicle classes
Osram Opto Semiconductors has added the new Oslon Compact PL to its portfolio of products for the automotive sector. The LED is particularly suitable for use in

2nd January 2018
Robert Juliat Dalis for LASALLE College of the Arts, Singapore
Founded in 1984, the award-winning LASALLE College of the Arts in Singapore is a stunning example of modernity and creativity dedicated to providing its students with top class…

21st December 2017
Thorn launches new precision designed LED version of Piazza II LED bulkhead
Thorn Lightings new precision-designed LED bulkhead Piazza II LED puts light exactly where it is needed

19th December 2017
Tridonic announces new lens accessory package
The Tridonic portfolio has been expanded to include a complete accessory package of lenses with various beam characteristics. The lenses are suitable for all DC LLE 24 mm…

19th December 2017
Calls for non-compliance by online retailers to be addressed in Waste Directive
Three leading European trade associations have written an open letter to the European Commission, calling for action to tackle non-compliance with waste legislation, of sales through online retailers.

13th December 2017
Ben Loryman: Lincolnshire should embrace the future with intelligent street lighting
Many local people are unhappy about Lincolnshire County Council’s decision to turn off the street lights overnight.

13th December 2017
Beautiful Bangkok by Magnolias @Ratchaprasong
Bangkok to count down to 2018 at its first high-rise 3D projection mapping show,

11th December 2017
Thorn’s next generation office luminaire IQ Wave
Thorn’s next generation office luminaire IQ Wave is a smart recessed LED luminaire focusing on intelligent controls,

7th December 2017
“UV Power” research project is working on LED-replacements for conventional UV light sources
The project, which is being coordinated by Osram Opto Semiconductors, aims to develop new

7th December 2017
New Thorn luminaires – making cities smarter
New from Thorn Lighting, Alumet Stage II and Thor lanterns and bollards combine simplicity and style with wireless connectivity

5th December 2017
HELVAR LAUNCHES ILLUSTRIS POWER – stylish lighting control for any application
Lighting intelligence expert, Helvar, has introduced ILLUSTRIS POWER

4th December 2017
MRD New York welcomes Nora Fay
MRD is pleased to announce that Nora Fay, a 20-year veteran of the lighting industry, has joined the firm as Managing Director,

4th December 2017
HELVAR LOOKS FORWARD TO GROWTH IN CHINA WITH MEDIA-GO PARTNERSHIP
Helvar, the lighting controls expert, is delighted to announce a new and exclusive distribution agreement with Media-Go Group of Companies (Media-Go) for supplying and supporting its lighting intelligence…

1st December 2017
Airstar European Network Appoints Thierry Beynet as New CEO
Airstar, the world leader in lighting balloon technology, announced today the appointment of Thierry Beynet

28th November 2017
A Bright future: Project A invests in 3i Portfolio Company Lights.co.uk as parent company Lampenwelt continues its international expansion
Lampenwelt GmbH receives new investment from Berlin-based operational VC Project A

22nd November 2017
Tridonic’s EM ready2apply awarded Emergency Lighting Product of the year at Lux Awards 2017
Tridonic is celebrating having received the award for Emergency Lighting Product of the Year for its EM ready2apply product at this year prestigious Lux Awards 2017.

20th November 2017
Bradford wins prestigious lighting award
A project by Bradford Council, that has transformed a key gateway into the city centre, has scooped a top national award, beating off stiff competition from projects including…

13th November 2017
New mid range PIR offers increased detection range for up to 15m
CP Electronics, the leading manufacturer of lighting controls, has developed a new range of ceiling-mounted, mid-range passive infrared (PIR) detectors that allow presence detection for ranges up to…

13th November 2017
Harvard Technology to deliver ground-breaking controls system at EMEX 2017
Harvard Technology, a pioneer in the design, development and manufacture of smart

6th November 2017
Mackwell appoints René Joppi as Commercial Director
Mackwell, the global leaders in lighting technology solutions is pleased to announce the appointment of René Joppi to their senior management team as Commercial Director.

1st November 2017
Nulty Lighting wins Light Middle East 2017 award
The Light Middle East Awards 2017 took place this month and we were there hoping for a win, as two of our lighting design projects had been shortlisted…

26th October 2017
Chelsom presented with Queen’s Award for Enterprise in International Trade 2017
On 5th October 2017, Lord Shuttleworth the Lord Lieutenant of Lancashire presented the Queen’s Award for Enterprise in International Trade to Chelsom Ltd.

25th October 2017
FEILO SYLVANIA UNVEILS SMART LIGHTING AT LUXLIVE2017
Feilo Sylvania to launch SylSmart, a broad suite of cutting edge smart lighting solutions, at LuxLive 2017 – Booth H30, IoT Arena, LuxLive 15-16 November 2017

23rd October 2017
Government WEEE consultation – Recolight collating lighting industry responses
Today the Government announced a consultation on the WEEE regulations.

19th October 2017
Tridonic Launch LLE AC Modules to Offer Complete Package for Luminaire Upgrades
Tridonic has announced the launch of its LLE AC G1 modules, the first economic single-component solution tailored to linear luminaires.

18th October 2017
Carbon8Lighting Adds New LED Floodlight to Successful Discus Range
Carbon8Lighting has just unveiled its new Discus LED Floodlight that offers an unparalleled combination of performance,

11th October 2017
Lights.ie: new online destination for lamps and lighting
Schlitz/Germany, October 4th 2017 – With the launch of its new online shop in Ireland,

11th October 2017
FESTIVE LIGHTS GOES TO GREAT LENGTHS FOR EVENTS COMPANY
Dreamwave Events, a wedding and events management company based in East Anglia, was struggling to find an off-the-shelf pendant socket to enable festoon lights to be suspended from…

10th October 2017
Innovation Through Collaboration – The Development of Dimmable Festoon Bulbs
East Anglian events company, Dreamwave Events, has been a Festive Lights customer for over six years and specialises in providing décor, lighting and entertainment solutions for weddings and…

9th October 2017
CP Electronics claims first place in Little Britain Challenge Cup 2017
Industry-leading lighting controls manufacturer CP Electronics has been crowned the winner of the Little Britain Challenge Cup (LBCC) 2017, beating off stiff competition from major construction industry names.

4th October 2017
Energys Helps YPO ‘Practice What It Preaches’ with Comprehensive Lighting Upgrade
The UK public sector procurement organisation recently overhauled an outdated fluorescent lighting system in one of its large office facilities in favour of the latest LED technology –…

2nd October 2017
ENERGY GRANTS BOOST DERBYSHIRE BUSINESS
Things are looking bright for an award-winning Derbyshire firm that’s used an energy-saving grant to go 100% LED. Penny Hydraulics, which makes swing lift cranes for vans and…

15th September 2017
NEW FACE JOINS FULHAM EUROPE’S EXPANDING TEAM
Fulham Group, a world leader in lighting components and electronics, is expanding its services and has appointed an experienced regional sales manager to its growing team.

14th September 2017
White Light Invests in Philips VL1100 LED Range
Philips Entertainment Lighting is one of the leading manufacturers for stage and television lighting. Earlier this year,

7th September 2017
Nulty Announces Beirut Office
Nulty, the international architectural lighting design practice behind the lighting concepts for global brands such as Hakkasan, Bloomingdale’s, Nike, Selfridges and The Ritz Carlton, announces the launch of…

7th September 2017
Basalte Multi-Functional, Touch-Sensitive Keypads Are Now Crestron Connected® Devices
High-end hand-made keypads combine sophisticated European design with high-quality materials and innovative technology to deliver highly intuitive control of lights, shades, HVAC, and more.

5th September 2017
Recolight presents at European seminar to raise concerns about WEEE compliance of online retailers
Two European trade associations are hosting a seminar in September to focus on the WEEE compliance of online retail platforms. EucoLight and WEEE forum are running the seminar…

5th September 2017
VARILIGHT TEAM COMPLETES OXFAM 100KM TRAILWALKER CHALLENGE
A team of walkers from Varilight has completed the Oxfam Trailwalker challenge, held 28th - 30th July 2017, completing a 100km route within 30 hours.

1st September 2017
Lighting Industry Academy continues to develop the lighting community’s bright and exciting future
Since its launch last year, over 600 students have passed through the Academy’s doors. If you’re unsure how the Academy could help you achieve your personal or professional…

1st September 2017
Stewart Langdown takes a pivotal role with CPN lighting control
Stewart Langdown, a well-known figure in the lighting industry, will be joining cpn lighting control as Business Development Director with effect from 4th September 2017.

24th August 2017
INVENTDESIGN LAUNCHES STYLISH, DYNAMIC WALL PANEL FOR INTERIOR LIGHTING
A functional and artistic product designed to create a unique environment

14th August 2017
Chelsom Product Watch: Scroll
The Scroll Desk Lamp is a sleek and contemporary piece fusing clean and stylish design with the latest technology.

8th August 2017
Tridonic Launch ‘Out of the Box’ Solution for Emergency Lighting
Tridonic has developed an all in one, ‘out of the box’ solution for emergency lighting. The EM ready2apply recessed downlight includes

7th August 2017
NEW CEO FOR HELVAR
Helvar’s Board of Directors has appointed Adel Hattab as Helvar’s new Chief Executive Officer.

7th August 2017
Tulip Floor Lamp from MacMaster Design
Inspired by the harmonious proportions of the tulip bud, this delicate yet strong plywood floor lamp is from Worcestershire-based wood designer Alex MacMaster of MacMaster Design

2nd August 2017
Airstar Strengthens International Reach with New Export Manager Role
Airstar has announced the appointment of Clément Guittet as Export Manager to strengthen its international presence.

1st August 2017
Tridonic’s EM ready2apply: an ‘out of the box‘ solution for emergency lighting
Tridonic has announced the availability of a brand new, ‘out of the box‘ emergency lighting solution that gives OEMs, wholesalers, installers and FM managers a product that combines…

1st August 2017
Eucolight survey shows consumers struggle to identify different types of waste lamps
EucoLight, the European Association for lighting WEEE compliance schemes, has conducted a multinational consumer survey. The survey concluded that many consumers were unable to distinguish between different lamp…

1st August 2017
FULHAM OFFERS LUMINAIRE DESIGNERS OPTIMISED LED MODULES
Whilst there is a wide variety of standard sizes and standard powers and outputs of LED modules available on the market, most luminaire designers

1st August 2017
Harvard Technology introduces Integrated Downlight Module
Harvard Technology, world leader in the design, development and manufacture of energy saving lighting solutions, has launched the company’s most innovative solution yet, the Integrated Downlight Module (IDM).

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