News-Spot | Business News | Jan 15, 2013

Molex LED Array Holders for Citizen CLL010 through to CLL 050 Arrays Available at Arrow

Molex LED holders for the Citizen COB LEDs are available as one and two peace holders, dependent on the LED series Ideal for OEM light-fixture manufacturers, Molex LED Array Holders simplify the installation process for next-generation, energy-efficient Citizen CLL010 through CLL050 arrays and reduce installation time with compression contacts that eliminate hand soldering. Read more »

News-Spot | Business News | Aug 28, 2012

Low-Watt LEDs Set Size and Efficiency Benchmark

Marl International, the UK distributor for Citizen discrete LED components, has launched its new low wattage LED range which sets new benchmarks for ultra-compact size combined with high efficiency and exceptional uniformity for linear and other array applications. Read more »

News-Spot | Business News | Aug 19, 2013

Saelig Introduces GaN-on-Silicon MAGIC White LEDs at Significant Cost Advantage

Plessey's MAGIC PLW111010 PLCC-2 SMT white light GaN-on-Silicon LEDs are now also available from Saelig Saelig Company, Inc. has announced MAGIC PLW111010 PLCC-2 SMT white light LEDs. These GaN-on-Silicon LEDs are the first commercially available solid state illuminators manufactured on 6” GaN-on-Silicon substrates. With production yields of greater than 95% and fast processing times, a significant cost advantage can be offered over Sapphire- and Silicon Carbide-based LED solutions for a wide range of industry-standard solid-state illumination and indicator applications. Read more »

News-Spot | Business News | Jul 30, 2013

Philips Lumileds Adds Two Leading Distributors of LED Components in Japan

In a move to expand product availability and speed time-to-market of LED lighting solutions, Philips Lumileds today announced signing distribution agreements with Macnica/Clavis Company and Marubeni Metals in Japan. The two new agreements enable immediate access to Philips Lumileds application-specific LEDs in Japan. Read more »

Business News | Nov 30, 2012

Mouser Electronics Now Stocks Bivar's New Family of Compact Light Engines

The Bivar PG Series (left & right top), ML Series (right center) and TG Serie (right bottom) are available with and without connectors Mouser Electronics, Inc. today announced it is stocking the industry’s first starboard light engines from Bivar, a leading specialty provider of LED indication products. Bivar L2 Starboard Light Engines with Cree XLamp LEDs are the first light engines available in the industry to offer Cree's XLamp LEDs on a starboard. All products in this new family are optimized for high output, high color rendering index (CRI) and uniformity, making them ideal for directional lighting applications in both indoor and outdoor environments. Read more »

Business News | Mar 21, 2016

Nichia Corporation and Future Lighting Solutions Announce Partnership

Nichia Corporation, the pioneer and the leader in LED technology and Future Lighting Solutions (FLS), the world-class leader and innovator in demand creation, marketing and distribution of solid-state lighting technologies, today announce a new distribution agreement covering the Americas and Europe*. Read more »

News-Spot | Business News | Apr 24, 2014

Arrow Electronics and Moons’ Announce EMEA Distribution Agreement

Arrow Electronics and Moons’, a leading-edge LED lighting drivers, controls manufacturer, signed a distribution agreement (from left to right: Eric Williams Global VP Lighting, Arrow; Paul Drosihn, Marketing Manager Lighting EMEA, Arrow; Justin Chang, General Manager, Moons’; Stephane Rosa, Lighting Director EMEA, Arrow; and Jinsong Wang, Global Marketing Manager, Moons’) Arrow Electronics and Moons’ announced a new distribution agreement covering LED and lighting-related products. This new agreement, effective from April 1st, 2014, covers the entire EMEA region (Europe, Middle East and Africa). Read more »

News-Spot | Business News | Jul 06, 2015

Schukat's Offers "All-in-One" LED Lighting Bundles

Schukat's "All-in-One" bundles consist of all well-matched components that are necessary to design a luminaire Customers who want "all-in-one" lighting bundles benefit from time savings and customised product kits, bringing together LEDs from Bridgelux, heat sinks from MechaTronix, MeanWell power supplies, accessories like heat transfer compounds and LED holders and the expertise needed for heat sink calculations. With these bundles, Schukat offers a new kind of supports to their clients. Read more »

Business | Distributor News | Partnerships | Jun 09, 2017

ERP Power and Future Lighting Solutions Sign Global Distribution Agreement

ERP Power and Future Lighting Solutions Sign Global Distribution Agreement ERP Power LLC (ERP), a leading provider of small, smart and connected LED drivers for the lighting industry, has signed a global distribution franchise agreement with Future Electronics, a leading provider of solid-state lighting technologies, engineering expertise and online simulation and design tools. Future Electronics is globally integrated with lighting solutions expertise in 44 countries around the world to accelerate time to market and facilitate architectural, commercial and industrial lighting fixture development. Read more »


New Name. New breakthroughs. All LED.

New Name. New breakthroughs. All LED. SMART Global Holdings, Inc. today announced that it has completed its acquisition of Cree, Inc.’s (NASDAQ:CREE) Cree LED Products business unit (“Cree LED”). Read more »


Lumileds' News LUXEON 2835N 3V-LED Extends the Mid-Power Performance Curve

Lumileds' News LUXEON 2835N 3V-LED Extends the Mid-Power Performance Curve Lumileds announced the new LUXEON 2835N, which fills in the performance gap between the LUXEON 2835C and the LUXEON 2835 HE. The three variants are relatively close in performance at 65 mA – LUXEON 2835N delivers 204 lumens per Watt – as current increases, real differences in both light output and ... Read more »


XLamp XP-G3 Photo Red S Line LEDs – Cree's New Flagship Horticulture LED

XLamp XP-G3 Photo Red S Line LEDs – Cree's New Flagship Horticulture LED Cree's XLamp XP-G3 Photo Red S Line LEDs deliver improved efficiency, best in class sulfur resistance and better system level reliability through switching and dimming cycles. With the S Line versions, Cree delivers high-power LED technology that is optimized for both general and horticulture ... Read more »