Tag: LED

By November 15, 2017 Read More →

Philips Lighting reaches milestone 1,000th connected LED street lighting installation in Cardiff

Philips Lighting has delivered its 1,000th project using its Philips CityTouch street light management system. The milestone project, involving installing more than 14,000 Philips connected LED street lights in the City of Cardiff, supports safety and security in the Welsh capital and will help reduce the city’s carbon footprint through massive energy savings and increase […]

LED lighting: striking the right balance
By September 29, 2017 Read More →

LED lighting: striking the right balance

Offering customers a wide choice of reliable products, technical advice – not to mention margin-making opportunities and peace of mind – are all part of the job for electrical wholesalers. And helping contractors to take advantage of LED lighting can be a challenge. Michael Morrison, Managing Director of Light Efficient Design UK Limited explains. It […]

Plessey LEDs in light spectacular at Compton Verney Park
By November 17, 2016 Read More →

Plessey LEDs in light spectacular at Compton Verney Park

Plessey, the manufacturer of lighting and sensing products and components, will be lighting up Compton Verney Park, Warwickshire, in a spectacular entitled “IN LIGHT” to commemorate the 300th anniversary of renowned British landscape architect, “Capability” Brown. The Plessey LEDs are being used in Consol Solar Jars which are manufactured by South African company Suntoy. Compton […]

Venture Lighting Europe has supplied a bespoke retrofit gear tray to help a Costco store in the Midlands reduce its energy consumption and improve lighting in its underground car park. Working with contractors Solent Lighting, Venture Lighting Europe developed a 50W LED retrofit gear tray to replace 300 150W Metal Halide lamps in a Birmingham […]

Trio of project engineer appointments at LED Group ROBUS

Trio of project engineer appointments at LED Group ROBUS

Pictured clockwise: Andy Bax, John Ford and David Wood. LED Group ROBUS has expanded its UK Sales Team and introduced three new Project Engineers. In line with the increasing breadth of the ROBUS product range, incorporating many of the leading commercial fittings in the UK, this new team will offer support on commercial lighting projects. […]

What’s the point of point of sale?

What’s the point of point of sale?

Timeguard’s approach to packaging and POS material is no accident. Market research conducted by the company with installers has proven invaluable. Interestingly, installers had no time for gimmicks and promotions. They simply wanted to be able to locate and identify products at their local wholesaler’s and said that good point-of-sale information was important to them. […]

Hotel energy savings made easy with lighting control

Hotel energy savings made easy with lighting control

Hotels want to offer their guests the best experience possible, but must ensure that doesn’t have a detrimental effect on the bottom line. Lighting control is one area where hotels can improve customer experience while also making cost savings. Lighting control makes it possible to create ‘lighting scenes’ that enhance the characteristics of a room […]

Inceptor LED range gains LIA certification

Scolmore’s Inceptor range of integrated LED downlights has been awarded LIA Lab (Lighting Industry Association Laboratories) certification following successful testing for safety and performance under the LIA Lab Verified Scheme for LED products. LIA Laboratories launched its LIA Labs Verified scheme in 2014 to provide a complete testing, verification and certification service for lamps, LED […]

The lighting Industry: Then and Now
By December 7, 2015 Read More →

The lighting Industry: Then and Now

Paul Jones, B.E.G. UK sales manager for UK and Ireland, looks at the evolution of lighting controls, bringing us up to date with how the new technologies, products and systems in the lighting industry will create greater opportunities to help the environment and save money for end users. Over the last few years, several factors […]

New catalogue from One Electrical
By June 16, 2015 Read More →

New catalogue from One Electrical

LED lighting specialist, One Electrical, have just launched their latest catalogue.  It features over 400 commercial and domestic LED lighting products which are all stocked at their Manchester Head Office for next day delivery to the electrical wholesaler. One Electrical have just opened a new distribution centre in East Kilbride, 8 miles south of Glasgow […]