News-Spot | Business News | Sep 05, 2013

MeanWell's Multi Output LED Power Supplies LCM-40(DA) and LCM-60(DA) Now Available from Schukat

Built in PFC, 1-10V dimming and PWM signal function are some of the features of the new flexible LED driver series With the new LCM-40(DA) / LCM-60(DA) series, MeanWell has expanded its broad range of switching power supplies for LED lighting. The LCM-40(DA) and LCM-60(DA) series feature multiple constant-current outputs, selectable using an integrated DIP switch. The LCM-40(DA) series offers outputs of 350/500/600/700/900/1050mA and the LCM-60(DA) outputs of 500/600/700/900/1050/1400mA. 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 | Aug 14, 2013

Cree XLamp® XH-B & XH-G LEDs Now Available at Mouser

Cree XLamp® XH-B & XH-G LED's unique ceramic packaging promises long calculated L70 lifetimes Mouser Electronics, Inc. today announced it is stocking the new XLamp® XH-B & XH-G LEDs from Cree, featuring unique ceramic packaging for long calculated L70 lifetimes. 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 »

News-Spot | Business News | Jul 24, 2013

MSC Announces Availability of Cree's New High-Performance Ceramic Mid-Power LEDs

The new mid-power LEDs from Cree XLamp XH series are particularly characterized by their innovative, carrier-based ceramic material and are now available at MSC. XH LEDs are optimized for fluorescent-replacement-lighting applications, such as troffers and panel lights, where high efficacy, lifetime and smooth appearance are critical. Read more »

News-Spot | Business News | Jul 17, 2013

Mouser Has LUXEON® 3535 2D Mid-Power LEDs from Philips Lumileds on Stock

Philips Lumileds' new LUXEON 3535 2D offers the highest efficiency in its class Mouser Electronics, Inc. today announced it is stocking the LUXEON® 3535 2D Mid-Power LEDs from Philips Lumileds. This new two-LED chip package with up to 140lm/W efficacy can reduce LED count in retrofit lamps by 50 percent. Read more »

News-Spot | Business News | Jul 09, 2013

Bridgelux and Future Electronics Sign Global Distribution Agreement For Bridgelux Product Portfolio

Bridgelux Inc., a leading developer and manufacturer of LED lighting technologies and solutions, has signed a global distribution agreement with Future Electronics, a world class leader and innovator in the distribution and marketing of electronic components. Under the new agreement, Future Electronics’ lighting division, Future Lighting Solutions, will provide global sales, design support and fulfillment services for Bridgelux’s portfolio of LED products sold through distribution. Read more »

Business News | May 27, 2013

Nordson Asymtek Selects Partnertec as Representatives in the Benelux Region

Nordson Asymtek, a Nordson company, a leader in dispensing, coating, and jetting technologies, announces that Nordson B.V. has signed a representation agreement with Partnertec to act as a commercial representative for Nordson Asymtek's fluid dispensing, jetting, and conformal coating equipment in Benelux. Partnertec strengthens Nordson Asymtek's printed circuit board assembly presence in this region. Read more »

News-Spot | Business News | May 27, 2013

Nordson Asymtek Selects Partnertec as Representatives in the Benelux Region

Nordson Asymtek, a Nordson company, a leader in dispensing, coating, and jetting technologies, announces that Nordson B.V. has signed a representation agreement with Partnertec to act as a commercial representative for Nordson Asymtek's fluid dispensing, jetting, and conformal coating equipment in Benelux. Partnertec strengthens Nordson Asymtek's printed circuit board assembly presence in this region. Read more »

News-Spot | Business News | May 16, 2013

Solid State Supplies Now Offering LED Engin’s Compact White LED with Halogen-Style Dimming

LED Engin's LuxiTune module is based on LED Engin's new 12-die, compact, single LZC LuxiTune emitter Solid State Supplies has announced immediate availability of LuxiTune from LED Engin, a leader in high lumen density LED products. LuxiTune is the first intelligent, compact, single emitter, LED capable of true halogen-style dimming from bright 3000K midday light down to a warm 1800K evening colour. Ideal for the entertainment, hospitality and high-end residential sectors, it provides a professional-grade LED replacement for halogen down lights where warm colour dimming is desired. Read more »

News-Spot | Business News | May 10, 2013

Mouser and Advanced Thermal Solutions, Inc. (ATS) Sign Global Distribution Agreement

Mouser Electronics, Inc. today announced a new global agreement with Advanced Thermal Solutions, Inc. (ATS) to distribute high performance heat sinks and cooling solutions. Read more »

News-Spot | Business News | May 10, 2013

Anglia Brings Inventronics LED Drivers to the UK and Eire Market

Anglia Lighting has greatly expanded its range of LED drivers and power supplies following its appointment as UK and Eire distributor for Inventronics. The new agreement allows Anglia to offer its customers higher power drivers up to 300W as well as sealed units for outdoor and industrial applications. Read more »

News-Spot | Business News | May 08, 2013

Digi-Key Inks Global Distribution Agreement with Philips Lumileds

Global electronic components distributor Digi-Key Corporation, the industry leader in electronic component selection, availability and delivery, today announced the signing of a global distribution agreement with Philips Lumileds, an industry leader in LED products. This move expands Digi-Key’s LED portfolio and strengthens their position as one of the largest distributors of LED products and suppliers. Read more »

News-Spot | Business News | Apr 30, 2013

Mouser and Philips Lumileds Announce Global Distributor Partnership

Mouser Electronics, Inc. today announced its new global distribution partnership with Philips Lumileds, an industry leader in environmentally friendly lighting solutions. Read more »

News-Spot | Business News | Apr 30, 2013

Advanced Power Electronics Signs Several Distribution Agreements

Advanced Power Electronics Corp. (USA), a leading Taiwanese manufacturer of MOS power semiconductors for DC-DC power conversion applications, has signed a UK distribution deal with Neutron Ltd, covering the UK and Ireland, and with Compomill, covering the Nordic and Baltic countries Read more »

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