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News-Spot | Business News | Apr 26, 2013

Mouser Stocks Cree's New Smallest Lighting-Class XLamp® XQ-B & XQ-D LEDs

Cree's new XQ family which includes two new LEDs, the XQ-B and the XQ-D, is already in stock at Mouser Electronics Mouser Electronics, Inc. today announced it is already stocking the new XLamp® XQ-B and XQ-D LEDs from Cree, which were officially introduced from Cree and of March. XQ-B and XQ-D LEDs are Cree's smallest lighting-class LEDs, offering breakthrough size and light distribution. Read more »

News-Spot | Business News | Mar 20, 2013

Digi-Key Corporation Adds Califia Lighting to Line Card of More than 650 Global Suppliers

Global electronic components distributor Digi-Key Corporation, the industry leader in electronic component selection, availability and delivery, today announced the addition of Califia Lighting, a Bivar company, to its vast product line. Read more »

News-Spot | Business News | Feb 27, 2013

Analytik Announces UK and Ireland Release of GL Optic SPECTIS 1.0 Touch

GL Optic's GL SPECTIS 1.0 touch is now also available in Ireland and UK provided from Analytik, a leading suppliers of innovative analytical instrumentation Analytik, leading suppliers of innovative analytical instrumentation to the UK and Ireland, partner with German company, GL Optic, for the supply of handheld and laboratory based spectroradiometers and integrating spheres for use in both quality control and research applications for the growing lighting marketplace. Here, Analytik announces the first Android-based mobile smart spectrometer for measurement of colour co-ordinates, correlated colour temperature, colour rendering index, luminous flux and many other important lighting parameters. Read more »

News-Spot | Business News | Feb 05, 2013

Mouser Announces Availability of the Award-Winning Cree XLamp® XB-D LEDs

Cree's XB-D LED delivers twice the lumens-per-dollar of other LEDs providing up to 139lm/W in ccol white and 107lm/W in warm white at 350mA @ 85°C Mouser Electronics, Inc. today announced it is stocking the award-winning XLamp® XB-D Series LEDs from Cree. The smallest lighting class LED available, the XB-D was selected as a winner of ECN Readers Choice Tech Awards 2012. Read more »

Business News | Jan 31, 2013

Arrow Makes Avago's Next Generation High Performance, Water Resistant RGB PLCC6 LEDs Available

Avago's new and improved ASMT-YTB7 RGB PLCC6 Black Surface OneLEDs are now available from Arrow Avago's new LEDs combine very well saturated colours with high reliability characteristics that make them a perfect fit for exterior and interior full colour signage, video screens and decorative lighting applications. Read more »

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 | Jan 15, 2013

Cree's XLamp® XM-L2 LEDs Is Now Available at Mouser

Cree XLamp® XM-L2 LEDs are the highest-performing, commercially available, single-die LEDs Mouser Electronics, Inc., announced it is stocking the new XLamp® XM-L2 LEDs from Cree, increasing the lumen output up to 20% over the original XM-L LEDs. Read more »

News-Spot | Business News | Jan 14, 2013

Cree's New XLamp XM-L 2 with 186 lpw Is Now Available

MSC now provides Cree's new XLamp XM-L 2 with 186 lumens per Watt in volume quantities The new XM-L 2 LED from Cree achieves a luminous efficacy of up to 186 lumens per watt at an operating current of 350 mA and is available for purchase from over MSC. This corresponds to a level of performance that has been achieved up to three years only under laboratory conditions. The new generation of LEDs based on the SC ³ Technology ™ platform, offering at the same price of the XM-L twice as many lumens and 20 percent more lumens per watt. Thus, LED lighting manufacturers provide less expensive and lighter systems. Read more »

News-Spot | Business News | Jan 03, 2013

XLamp XM-L RGBW – Now Available from Forge Europe

The multi-color XLamp® XM-L Color is just one out of six improved color LEDs from Cree, besides the royal blue, blue, green, red and red-orange XLamp® XB-D Color LEDs The new XLamp XM-L RGBW is an extension to Cree Inc.’s range of combined red, green, blue and white LED emitters. Packaged as a 5mm x 5mm square component, the XM-L RGBW is made up of four individually addressable LED chips that enable extensive colour mixing potential. Read more »

News-Spot | Business News | Dec 21, 2012

Philips Lumileds Reinforces its Commitment to Greater China with New Distributor Relationships

Following the recent restructuring of its distribution channel, Philips Lumileds announced today that it has added new distributors for the first time in nearly two decades. These new strategic partnerships will help serve the needs of a rapidly growing customer base and allow the continued, widespread distribution of Philips Lumileds products and solutions into new markets. Read more »

News-Spot | Business News | Dec 20, 2012

Philips Lumileds and Future Electronics Restructure Principal Distribution Agreement

Philips Lumileds and Future Lighting Solutions, a division of Future Electronics, announced today they have restructured their long-standing distribution agreement. The new arrangement allows both companies to build upon their long-standing relationship while creating new opportunities for additional partnerships. Read more »

News-Spot | Business News | Dec 06, 2012

YEG Opto Introduces the New Samsung MP36S High Performance Mid Power LED Range

Samsungs MP36S is bridging the gap between mid and high power LEDs delivering up to 110lm@150mA YEG Opto is launching the new Samsung MP36S series of mid-high power LEDs specifically designed for lighting applications. These 0.6W-1.2W LEDs give the best lumen-cost ratio of any LED in this class available today and will open new application possibilities for LEDs previously believed not to be technically or commercially viable or practical. 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 »

News-Spot | Business News | Nov 19, 2012

Freeway Lighting Solutions - A New Company Offering a Total LED Lighting Solution for Customers in Europe

At electronica in Munich, Freeway Lighting Solutions has signed the Franchised Distribution agreement with Seoul Semiconductor Freeway Lighting Solutions, a new division of the Rebound Group, is a franchised distributor offering a comprehensive range of LEDs, including COB solutions, thermal products, optics, connectors and a range of LED driver products, all from world class manufacturers. By selecting key partners and carrying in-depth stock, European customers will benefit from a total product focus and support, from the initial concept to the finished design and more. Read more »

Business News | Oct 23, 2012

Marl Cuts Wasted Light with LED Lighting Scheme Design Service

Marl's new service uses 3D modelling software to determine the most suitable energy efficient LED lighting solution Marl International aims to help customers waste less light with a new Lighting Scheme Design service that provides specific recommendations on the best energy efficient LED lighting to use inside and outside buildings, car parks or industrial sites. The service is being launched at the LuxLive exhibition in Earls Court, London, from 6-7 November 2012 (Stand E02). Read more »