Business News | Apr 23, 2009

Radiant Imaging Adds Laser 2000 AB as a Distributor in Europe

Laser 2000 AB will be representing Radiant Imaging light and color measurement systems and services in Scandinavia. Read more »

Business News | Apr 06, 2009

Radiant Imaging Appoints Atlantek Vision Pty. Ltd. as Distributor for Australia and New Zealand

Radiant Imaging, the worldwide leader in CCD based imaging systems for color and light measurement, announces the appointment of Atlantek Vision Pty. Ltd. as distributor for their ProMetric imaging colorimeter based measurement solutions for Australia and New Zealand. Read more »

Business News | Mar 27, 2009

Fraen Appoints Arrow Electronics for UK and Northern Europe Distribution

Arrow Electronics has extended its LED lighting range in an agreement with optic specialist Fraen. The contract will enable Arrow to increase its range of lighting solutions in the UK and Northern Europe. Read more »

Business News | Mar 27, 2009

Future Lighting Solutions Adds LED Drivers from ROAL Electronics

Future Lighting Solutions announced today that it has become the first worldwide distributor of advanced LED drivers from Italy’s ROAL Electronics. The agreement will make ROAL’s compact, high-efficiency, flicker-free, dimmable drivers readily available to designers and engineers building solid-state lighting applications around the globe. Read more »

Business News | Mar 25, 2009

Future Lighting Solutions to Distribute LED Optics from Khatod Optoelectronic

fut_kath_lens_rebel_sm-jpg Future Lighting Solutions and Khatod Optoelectronic today announced a worldwide distribution agreement that will bring Khatod’s broad portfolio of secondary optics for power LEDs to all major markets around the globe. Read more »

Business News | Mar 25, 2009

Philips Acquires Lighting Controls Company Dynalite in Australia

Royal Philips Electronics (AEX: PHI, NYSE: PHG) announced today that it has acquired Dynalite, a leading maker of lighting controls headquartered in Sydney, Australia. Dynalite has become part of the Lighting Electronics business within the Philips Lighting sector. Financial details of this agreement were not disclosed. Read more »

Business News | Mar 20, 2009

Traxon's Mesh RGB Receives the "Red Dot Award 2009"

Traxon's Mesh RGB, a modular system of LED modules, has received the Red Dot distinction for high design quality in the product design category. Since receiving the first red dot award in 2003, followed by numerous other prestigious awards, Traxon has once again been rewarded for its outstanding product: Traxon's Mesh RGB, a modular system of LED modules, has received the red dot distinction for high design quality in the product design category. Read more »

Business News | Mar 20, 2009

Philips Lumileds joins California Lighting Technology Center Affiliate Program

Philips Lumileds today announced that it has joined the California Lighting Technology Center as an affiliate member. As a member of the CLTC, Philips Lumileds is working with luminaire manufacturers to develop market ready LUXEON LED based applications that meet the energy efficiency and lighting quality levels required to meet EnergyStar(r) and similar regional and national guidelines. Read more »

Business News | Mar 19, 2009

Rapid Growth of IST Lighting’s Strategic Partner Network

IST Lighting has announced the latest additions to its rapidly expanding strategic partner network to distribute its industry-leading LED downlighters, iDrive™ LED drivers and other lighting products in target territories across Europe and beyond. Read more »

Business News | Feb 25, 2009

Philips Acquires Ilti Luce, One of Europe's Leading LED Design Companies

Royal Philips (AEX: PHI, NYSE: PHG) announced today that it has reached an agreement to acquire Italy-based Ilti Luce Srl, one of the leading LED design companies in Europe for architectural indoor lighting. Read more »

Business News | Feb 04, 2009

PerkinElmer Expands LED Portfolio with Acquisition of Opto Technology, Inc.

PerkinElmer, Inc. (NYSE: PKI), a global leader focused on improving the health and safety of people and the environment, announced the acquisition of Opto Technology, Inc., a leading supplier of light-emitting diode (LED) based lighting components and subsystems. Read more »

Business News | Jan 20, 2009

Philips Updates Markets on Value Adjustment to Lumileds

Royal Philips Electronics (NYSE: PHG, AEX: PHI) today announced that, as initially indicated during the investor and analyst day on December 4, 2008, Philips will impair the book value of its Lumileds business by EUR 232 million. Read more »

Business News | Jan 20, 2009

Change In Managing Board and Supervisory Board of the OEC AG

Dr. Andreas Timinger, founding member of the OEC AG, laid down his mandate on the managing board for private reasons. However, he remains in the extended management team. Read more »

Business News | Jan 20, 2009

IST Appoints Three LED Distributors to Accelerate its Global Expansion

IST Ltd has appointed three new distributors to its rapidly expanding number of strategic partners to distribute its downlighters, LED drivers and other LED lighting products in Sweden, Finland, Poland and Ireland. Read more »

Business News | Jan 13, 2009

Guangzhou International Lighting Exhibition To Add a Second LED Exhibit Hall in 2009

The 14th annual Guangzhou International Lighting Exhibition to be held June 9-12, 2009 at the China Import and Export Fair, Pazhou Complex, in Guangzhou, China, is adding a second LED exhibit hall this year. The LED booths were very popular last year, perhaps due in part to complement the growing interest in the China LED market in China. Read more »

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WEBINAR (May 14th): How to Achieve Better Products to the Eye Through Virtual Prototyping?

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EuControls Introduces Its Zigbee Compatible Ceiling Mount Multi-Sensor 810-PLT-DZB

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Selecting the UV LED Wavelength for Purification Applications

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Nichia Showcases LEDs with 'Light so Good'

Nichia Showcases LEDs with 'Light so Good' At Light + Building 2020 held in Frankfurt, Nichia – the leader in high-performance LED solutions – reveals it will present at least three complementary technologies to improve the delivery of light quality under an over-arching banner of 'Light so Good'. Read more »