NEWS

23rd March 2020
80% OF COMPANIES ARE PLANNING TO INVEST IN TECHNOLOGY FOR THEIR WAREHOUSES
High street retailers have seen footfall decrease over recent years as online sales become the more popular and convenient way to shop. E-commerce is growing rapidly

23rd March 2020
Lighting and the Circular Economy Conference 22 October 2020
Recolight are hosting a conference to highlight how the lighting industry can adopt Circular Economy principles. The event, which takes place in London Docklands 22 October, is intended…

16th March 2020
Unique Commercial Photometric Service Launches
The Lighting Industry Association (LIA) are pleased to announce a collaboration with 42 Partners Ltd which will offer comprehensive commercial photometric services to the Lighting Industry.

9th March 2020
Tamlite urges business to look again at Enhanced Capital Allowance before March deadline
Tamlite Lighting is urging businesses to take advantage of the Enhanced Capital Allowance (ECA) before the scheme closes at the end of March.

19th February 2020
Harvard launches new casambi-enabled led drivers
In a partnership with Holders, UK distributors for Casambi, Harvard Power Systems is launching a full range of their high specification CLi Series LED drivers with built-in Casambi…

10th February 2020
Recolight appoints new Board Members
Recolight, the leading WEEE compliance scheme for lighting, is pleased to announce the appointment of Andrew Clark of Feilo Sylvania and David Nauth of Tungsram to the Recolight…

6th February 2020
ITALIAN DESIGN HOUSES CATELLANI & SMITH AND MOROSO PARTNER TO PRESENT THEIR LATEST CREATIONS IN LONDON CLERKENWELL SHOWROOM
Catellani & Smith is thrilled to present its creations in collaboration with Moroso at the prestigious showroom they share in London.

3rd February 2020
Prime Light outlines ambitious growth plans with launch of new brand
Prime Light, the UK’s leading specialist distributor of high-quality components to the lighting industry for almost 30 years, has revealed its new brand as part of ambitious plans…

3rd February 2020
Concord goes technicolour
The new Concord Beacon Muse Xicato is a best in class spotlight for colour reproduction. The Beacon Muse Xicato utilises the Xicato Artist LED module and boasts improved…

21st January 2020
Lighting and the Circular Economy Conference
On 24th March Recolight are hosting a conference to highlight how the lighting industry can adopt Circular Economy principles. . The event, which takes place in London Docklands,…

17th January 2020
Recolight welcomes Defra decision to require retailers to collect waste electricals and lamps
Defra have now confirmed that from the end of 2020, most retailers will be required to provide in-store WEEE takeback. The new requirement will apply to all retailers…

2nd January 2020
Coventry company designs and manufactures 20,000 new light bulbs for the Ministry of Defence’s flagship warships.
An innovative lighting specialist in Coventry has secured its second contract with the Ministry of Defence after designing and manufacturing a new light bulb specifically for its flagship…

17th December 2019
ECOLIGHTING PROUD TO ACHIEVE NEW ISO CERTIFICATION
LED lighting specialist EcolightingUK is ending 2019 on a high as the company has recently been recognised as complying with the ISO:14001 and latest ISO:9001 standards.

5th December 2019
UK BASED Harvard Centres Led driver manufacture in India
Following its acquisition of the Harvard brand and IP earlier this year, Harvard Power Systems is now using the resources of its Gallant Lighting group company to centre…

1st December 2019
Ecolighting chosen by top logistics provider as best Led solution for new warehouse
Ecolighting UK has recently been specified for LED lighting at the 164,000 sqft Minworth Central warehouse in Minworth near Birmingham for client Rico Logistics.

26th November 2019
THE latest generation of inorganic packaging UV LEDs has been launched in the UK and Europe by Oxfordshire based Selectronic.

26th November 2019
Shrewdd Marketing secures contract with global lighting market leader
Shrewdd Marketing, a growing B2B marketing agency based in Yorkshire, has won a contract to deliver full-service marketing and PR services for Fulham, a global supplier of connected…

18th November 2019
Effective glare free office lighting
Tridonic’s Linear LLE 24 mm (ADV) LED modules with LEDiL DAISY lenses and appropriate SELV LED drivers are an ideal combination for efficient office lighting without any disturbing…

12th November 2019
Disturbing EU-wide scale of WEEE non-compliance through online marketplaces
The results of a multi-national study into non-compliance of product sold through online marketplaces were revealed at a workshop hosted in Brussels on 6 November by EucoLight.

11th November 2019
Winner Building Awards 2019 Tottenham Hotspur Stadium – Populous
London’s biggest Premiership football £1bn stadium has not only transformed its local area but has utterly redefined popular perception about what a modern football ground should be.

11th November 2019
LIGHT Shines Bright at January Furniture Show
Embracing lighting, the UK’s largest furniture and interiors trade event – January Furniture Show, welcomes the return of LIGHT@JFS in 2020 after a highly successful introduction in 2019.

7th November 2019
Chelsom to exhibit at Sleep & Eat event 2019
Chelsom are delighted to announce that they will once again be exhibiting at the annual Sleep & Eat event, which takes place at Olympia London on 19th &…

4th November 2019
Atrium's singular mission is to deliver the best Quality of Light to each of our clients’ projects. In order to do that, we require only those brands that…

1st November 2019
Wiltshire County Council Expands Telensa Deployment to 42,000 Smart Streetlights
Central Management System has paid for itself in reduced energy and maintenance costs and will provide a low-cost platform for future smart city applications

1st November 2019
Harvard launches new range of high spec Led drivers
New from Harvard Power Systems, one of the leaders

17th October 2019
Flume – J Adams & Co
Flume is the latest lighting collection from British lighting brand J.Adams & Co, founded by Bert Frank’s Robbie Llewellyn and Adam Yeats.

7th October 2019
Tridonic’s Second Smart Building Conference a Complete Success
In the second of a two-part conference, Tridonic has once again gathered together an amazing line-up of industry experts that specialise in the subject of Smart Buildings. The…

1st October 2019
Introducing Orb from Chelsom
Orb from Chelsom is one of the signature ranges from the latest collection Edition 26, presenting a range of elegant contemporary fittings with timeless appeal that would be…

16th September 2019
Fulham announces appointment of Prime Light as primary UK distributor
Fulham Co., Inc., the leading manufacturer of LED, emergency, controls and legacy lighting technologies, is pleased to announce the appointment of Prime Light as the company’s primary distributor…

11th September 2019
AC-ET Appointed as UK & Ireland Distributor for Claypaky
UK – A.C. Entertainment Technologies Ltd. (AC-ET) has been appointed as the UK distributor for the Claypaky range of professional lighting solutions, with immediate effect. Sister Company, A.C.…

11th September 2019
Abtec Building Technologies launches standards-backed SaaS emergency lighting system
New ARGOHub technology harnesses the KNX building control and DALI communications standards to deliver robust monitoring, management and fault reporting of emergency lighting.

5th September 2019
Hedwig Maes Announced as New CEO of Tridonic
As of 1 September 2019 Hedwig Maes will take over as CEO of Tridonic, the lighting technology company of the Zumtobel Group. He succeeds Guido van Tartwijk, and…

22nd August 2019
The net is closing in for online non-compliance
A new EU regulation means that online fulfilment houses will be required to take responsibility for compliance documentation, if there is no appointed manufacturers’ representative.

14th August 2019
Harvard led business aquired by Gallant Lighting Group
Harvard Power Systems Limited has been recently formed following the purchase of IP and related assets of the company Harvard Technology Limited to re-establish sales of the popular…

6th August 2019
Tamlite Lighting welcomes new research which signals ‘three-year investment’ spree in wellbeing
Research which identifies the start of a three-year phase of significant investment in wellbeing across the UK’s built environment sector has been welcomed by Tamlite Lighting.

2nd August 2019
Contrac Lighting announces appointment of new Managing Director
Contrac Lighting, one of the UK’s leading manufacturers of lighting solutions for the industrial, retail, public and commercial sectors, is pleased to announce the appointment of Richard Hunt…

1st August 2019
One-LUX strengthen their sales team
Emergency lighting specialist One-LUX has formed its strongest sales team to date with a new senior appointment and enhanced roles for two existing team members.

26th July 2019
New Zealand City of Dunedin Selects Telensa to Deliver Smart Street Lighting for 15,000 LEDs
Telensa, the leading provider of connected lighting and smart city data applications, has announced that its smart streetlight system has been selected by Dunedin City Council (DCC) as…

26th July 2019
Chelsom Product Watch: Icicle
Inspired by gothic designs, Icicle from Chelsom is a true statement piece fusing cutting edge design and impeccable craftsmanship with the latest technology.

25th July 2019
Tridonic UK is investing in facilities and staff to maximise on the opportunities for connected lighting
Tridonic UK, a leading manufacturer and enabler for smart, connected lighting, has opened a Technology Hub at the Business Design Centre in Islington, London and invested in a…

18th July 2019
Energys Group urges Scottish universities to take advantage of new funding to boost energy efficiency by July 31st
Energys Group has welcomed the announcement that even more higher education institutions in Scotland could benefit from a £19 million programme aimed at boosting energy efficiency.

12th July 2019
Recolight looks forward to new WEEE system
At an event to mark the 12th anniversary of the commencement of the WEEE regulations in the UK, Recolight CEO Nigel Harvey took the opportunity to recommend changes…

8th July 2019
TrueFlux raises the LEDBar with high CRI + high output
London lighting manufacturer Light Projects has succeeded in creating technical brilliance launching what is arguably the best linear lighting system on the market today.

3rd July 2019
Five leading global lighting manufacturers team up with Lighting Reality
The increasingly global reach of a Lighting Reality, the Birmingham-based designer of real time lighting design software for outdoor and street lighting, is demonstrated with five manufacturers signing…

2nd July 2019
BSI recognises CP Electronics’ quality with long service awards
BSI, the national standards authority has recognised CP Electronics’ commitment to excellence with two awards, celebrating over 20 years at the forefront of quality in the industry.

18th June 2019
Exciting few months ahead for Ecolighting
2019 is already shaping up well for EcolightingUK. Following its recent expansion and development, the company has been nominated for several awards and is to attend a major…

17th June 2019
Kelvin Lighting is acquired by Atrium Limited
Kelvin Lighting Limited, Scotland’s foremost independent lighting distributor founded by Scott Kelly

13th June 2019
Tamlite Lighting is first manufacturer to be granted ICEL certification via LIAQA Scheme
Tamlite Lighting, one of the UK’s largest privately-owned lighting companies, has secured ICEL (Industry Committee for Emergency Lighting) certification for the manufacture and testing of quality luminaires.

13th June 2019
Chelsom to exhibit at Cruise Ship Interiors Expo, Miami
Chelsom are delighted to be exhibiting at Cruise Ship Interiors Expo which takes place at Miami Beach Convention Center on 19th-20th June 2019. Cruise Ship Interiors Expo is…

7th June 2019
Lighting Reality to showcase its world leading lighting design software
Lighting Reality, the Birmingham-based designer of real time lighting design software for outdoor and street lighting, will be delivering two workshops at the ILP Professional Lighting Summit in…

5th June 2019
UK based support to help OEMs create their ideal LED based grow lighting
A one size fits all approach is rarely the best solution, and when it comes to lighting for horticulture and agriculture that is definitely the case. Whilst LED…

5th June 2019
Wire In the right light
Tridonic offers a wide range of products for special lighting tasks, and the company’s new LED modules in the seventh-generation SLE excite (EXC) series perfectly meets the criteria…

3rd June 2019
Chelsom Product Watch: Roma
Roma from Chelsom is one of the signature ranges from the latest collection Edition 26, presenting a selection of contemporary urban fittings that would be an impressive addition…

3rd June 2019
Ecolighting to showcase Led lighting at IMHX 2019
Manufacturers and installers of energy efficient lighting solutions and new WTG member EcolightingUK is exhibiting at the UK’s largest logistics exhibition, IMHX, at the NEC this autumn

22nd May 2019
Telensa to Provide Smart Outdoor Lighting Solution to One of the UK’s Major Ports
Wireless solution will reduce energy and maintenance costs by connecting and managing LED outdoor lights while providing a low-cost platform for other smart sensors

21st May 2019
Standards brighten up the International Day of Light
Artificial lighting has come a long way since the lightbulb was invented some 150 years ago. To celebrate the important role that light plays in all aspects of…

21st May 2019
Lighting Reality’s Rachel has new role to reach out to the world
Lighting Reality, the Birmingham-based designer of real time lighting design software for outdoor and street lighting, has appointed a marketing coordinator to help drive the company’s global expansion,…

20th May 2019
Hilclare’s bespoke lighting solutions maximise energy savings
As companies look to improve the efficiency of their lighting by upgrading to energy saving LEDs, many are turning to Hilclare - one of the UK’s leading commercial…

20th May 2019
Learn from others and improve your lighting skills and knowledge
The Institution of Lighting Professionals has announced the official CPD programme for the annual Professional Lighting Summit. The conference takes place in Newcastle on 12 & 13 June…

16th May 2019
Sandwell Council Selects Telensa to Provide Smart Streetlight Infrastructure
Telensa, the world leader in smart street lighting and smart city applications, today announced that it has been selected by Sandwell Council to provide a smart street lighting…

16th May 2019
Maurice Spee of Signify appointed chair of Recolight board of directors
Recolight, the leading WEEE compliance scheme for lighting, is pleased to announce the appointment of Maurice Spee from Signify as Chair of the Recolight Board. Maurice, Director for…

9th May 2019
Better efficiency, greater flexibility with Tridonic’s 5th Generation LLE ADV modules
Tridonic’s fifth generation of the LLE ADV series offers an amazing improvement in efficiency and incorporates new features for modules with widths of 16 mm and 55 mm.…

2nd May 2019
Lighting Reality makes key research and development appointment
Lighting Reality, the Birmingham-based developer of real time lighting design software for outdoor and street lighting, has appointed a new research and development manager as the firm gears…

2nd May 2019
Chelsom to exhibit at HD Expo 2019
Chelsom are delighted to once again be exhibiting at HD Expo 2019 which takes place at Mandalay Bay, Las Vegas on 15th-17th May. HD Expo is the USA’s…

1st May 2019
Selectronic makes a show in a showroom!
Large scale LED screens can boost your business... Large scale LED display screens are the way forward for promotional and publicity uses thanks to opto-electronic technology experts Selectronic.“This is…

1st May 2019
Tamlite Lighting shortlisted for major regional manufacturing award
Tamlite Lighting has made it through to the shortlist of the prestigious Made in the Midlands Awards in the category of ‘Manufacturer of the Year – Over £25M’.

26th April 2019
Franklite
Whatever your lighting requirements Franklite has the product. We pride ourselves in offering a high quality and broad collection of lighting products that can

26th April 2019
2019 EucoLight Conference adopts positions on eco-modulation and online non-compliance
High on the agenda for the EucoLight annual conference this month were non-compliance of product sold through online marketplaces, impact of open scope and eco-modulation of WEEE fees.

24th April 2019
Ecolighting’s premium LED floodlights guaranteed to last year after year
The LED Atlantis luminaires from lighting specialists EcolightingUK are an innovative range of LED floodlights that are compact, robust and built for both indoor and outdoor environments.

17th April 2019
Franklite rebrands logo
Franklite - a leading UK manufacturer of creative lighting products for the home,

15th April 2019
AC-ET Helps Put Limelite Lighting in Profile with Vari-Lite VL2600s
A.C. Entertainment Technologies Ltd. (AC-ET) has supplied Vari-Lite VL2600 Profile luminaires to lighting, sound & AV production services company, Limelite Lighting, for use on leading clients' theatre, concert,…

10th April 2019
Tuya announces partnership with V-TAC to expand global development of AIoT products
Hong Kong, April 10, 2019 – Tuya, the world’s leading AIoT (AI + IoT) company, today announced a new partnership with smart lighting pioneer V-TAC to accelerate the…

8th April 2019
Lighting manufacturer shows support for initiative that aims to put an end to ‘spec-breaking’
Leading lighting manufacturer Tamlite Lighting has shown its support for a new initiative which aims to put an end to ‘spec breaking’ on construction projects.

8th April 2019
LED surface mounted luminaire ideal for healthcare and education markets
With its curved profile and dust limiting wipe clean diffuser, the LED Municipal from Fitzgerald Lighting has been designed as a contemporary and attractive solution for education and…

5th April 2019
Wireless lighting control made easy
Tridonic has launched two new Casambi Ready wireless modules in the basicDIM wireless range to allow for Bluetooth-based communication between luminaires. These new modules along with suitable sensors…

2nd April 2019
FUTURE Designs KREATE an ultra-thin versatile LED light source
FUTURE Designs, the international designer and manufacturer of luminaires and bespoke lighting solutions, has launched the latest ultra-thin lighting design KREATE.

1st April 2019
Altos LED emergency luminaire perfect for high bay and mid bay applications
The Altos emergency luminaire from EcolightingUK is part of the company’s flagship LED high bay lighting solutions designed for use in warehouses, in manufacturing, freezers/chillers and areas with…

1st April 2019
Well-lit introduces world’s first dim to warm LED filament bulbs
Leading supplier of LED lamps, Well-lit, has brought the first ever range of flexible LED filament bulbs using patented dim to warm technology, to the market.

28th March 2019
Tridonic simplifies luminaire production with NFC technology
Contactless data transfer using Near Field Communication (NFC) is becoming increasingly popular in luminaire production, as programming driver settings using NFC provides significant time savings. With its own…

27th March 2019
Energys Group wins multiple NHS tenders to deliver LED lighting upgrades
A leading UK-based energy efficiency solutions provider, Energys Group has confirmed it has been selected todeliver LED lighting upgrades at a number of NHS Trusts and NHS Foundation…

26th March 2019
Lighting Reality takes star billing at major Australian conference
A West Midlands company will have its name literally up in lights at a major urban design event in Australia.

26th March 2019
Timage – step and courtesy light
One of the many new product developments at Timage for 2019 is this elegant step and courtesy light.

21st March 2019
Impact of Waste Packaging Consultation on Lighting Producers
The government has recently launched a major review of waste packaging legislation. The proposals could result in producer costs for waste packaging increasing up to ten times, by…

21st March 2019
Reel Light
Flexible, linear constant-current LLE FLEX CC advanced modules from Tridonic provide efficient LED modules from a reel which are easy to install thanks to a 3M adhesive tape…

20th March 2019
McCann scoops consecutive supplier of the month awards for works on M6 J2-J4 smart motorway project
Nottingham-based civil and electrical engineering firm McCann has been awarded two consecutive supplier of the month awards by Balfour Beatty Vinci Joint Ventures (BBVJV) for its work on…

19th March 2019
CP Electronics simplifies lighting control installations with new video Tech Reel
Following high demand from installers, a new online video library from CP Electronics has been launched to help contractors with the installation processes of its lighting control systems.

15th March 2019
Fitzgerald launches hi-spec led floodlights
The new LED Arcturus luminaires from lighting specialists Fitzgerald Lighting are an innovative range of LED floodlights that are compact, robust and built for both indoor and outdoor…

11th March 2019
Recolight welcomes new Defra proposals to tackle non-compliant product sold through online marketplaces
WEEE scheme Recolight has warmly welcomed new proposals from Defra to make online marketplaces responsible for compliance with producer responsibility legislation.

7th March 2019
Tridonic expands third generation outdoor drivers with NFC interface
Tridonic has announced the launch of its third- generation outdoor drivers from the excite (EXC) and advanced (ADV) all with NFC (Near Field Communication) interface. The dimmable control…

6th March 2019
Osram unveils grow light system for horticulture research
Osram has developed a research luminaire to meet the growing demands of researchers at universities, private institutes and plant production in greenhouses and vertical farms. Researchers and modern…

5th March 2019
Pharos from Ethimo
Pharos is a streetlamp that copies the style and characteristics of the historic cast iron streetlamps, typical elements commonly seen in the most important cities of

5th March 2019
Lucerna from Ethimo
Lucerna is the new portable, rechargeable outdoor lamp from Ethimo. With its perfectly waterproof illuminating body containing LED lights, battery and

4th March 2019
One-LUX set to expand product range
As part of its growth plans for 2019, emergency lighting experts One-LUX will be adding to its current range of emergency luminaires over the coming months to offer…

3rd March 2019
Introducing Constellation from Chelsom
Constellation is an organic design giving a random pattern of arms and Matt Opal glass globes creating a striking selection of statement centrepiece ceiling fittings emitting warm white…

18th February 2019
Chelsom Product Watch: Capri
Inspired by Art Deco designs, the elegant Capri table lamp by Chelsom exudes retro chic that would look at home in any interior.

13th February 2019
Selectronic’s ‘New Era’ Sunlight Spectrum LEDs are close to actual sunlight
IMAGINE artificial lighting in a business or home setting with LEDs producing close to actual sunlight all day long. Well now you can get just that with the…

12th February 2019
Adaptable and Reliable LED Modules
In recognition of the demand for high-performance reliable LED modules, that do exactly what luminaire manufacturers want, Forge has introduced a custom module to do exactly that. Forge…

5th February 2019
Survey to explore connection between workplace wellbeing and productivity in warehouse sector
Undertaken by leading lighting maintenance provider, Greenlite Group, the survey, which will take place during February and March 2019, seeks to establish a link between quality, modern lighting…

5th February 2019
Glenn Christie of Tungsram Lighting joins Recolight Board
Recolight, the leading WEEE compliance scheme, is pleased to announce the appointment of Glenn Christie from Tungsram Lighting to the Recolight Board.

5th February 2019
Tridonic launch new LED drivers in Premium Series (PRE)
Tridonic’s new PRE drivers pack state-of-the-art technology and all the functions of the premium portfolio into the smallest of spaces. With a height of only 11 or 16…