Tag: Tony Doyle

Improve halogen’s eco-credentials by switching to a dimmer

Improve halogen’s eco-credentials by switching to a dimmer

By Tony Doyle, Chairman at Varilight The postponement of the planned EU phase-out of ‘non-directional’ halogen lamps until September 2018 and the fact that no timetable currently exists to phase out ‘directional’ halogen spotlights (such as GU10s) means that it is worth diverting our attention momentarily from the media ‘spotlight’ on LED lighting in order […]

Varilight receives a second Queen’s Award for Enterprise in recognition of continuous innovation

British electrical wiring accessory and dimmer switch manufacturer Doyle & Tratt Products Ltd, better known by its brand name Varilight, has won a second Queen’s Award for Enterprise, the UK’s highest accolade for business success. The Queen’s Award was awarded to Varilight in the Continuous Innovation category, in recognition of its success in bringing innovation […]

Doyle & Tratt wins Movers & Shakers award

Doyle & Tratt, manufacturer of the Varilight brand of dimmers and decorative switches and sockets, has won a prestigious Movers & Shakers award. The annual awards, from Decision magazine, are unique in that no company is able to apply for nomination. Instead more than 5000 companies in the South of England were researched and independently […]