Electrical Marketing http://electricalmarketing.com/rss.xml en Ballasts Category Jumps 12.4% in April Electrical Price Index http://electricalmarketing.com/blog/ballasts-category-jumps-124-april-electrical-price-index <div class="node-body blog-body">When the April edition of Electrical Marketing's Electrical Price Index showed ballast prices increasing more than 12%, it jumped off the page. What gives? Is everyone hiking ballast prices?</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/electrical-marketings-livewire">Electrical Marketing&#039;s LiveWire</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://electricalmarketing.com/blog/ballasts-category-jumps-124-april-electrical-price-index" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electricalmarketing.com/blog/ballasts-category-jumps-124-april-electrical-price-index#comments Electrical Price Index ballasts EPI pricing Electrical Marketing&#039;s LiveWire Tue, 26 May 2015 21:27:00 +0000 24041 at http://electricalmarketing.com <p>Keystone electronic sign ballasts.</p> Leviton Pushes Further into Lighting with Intense Lighting Acquisition http://electricalmarketing.com/blog/leviton-pushes-further-lighting-intense-lighting-acquisition <div class="node-body blog-body"><p>Wiring device giant Leviton Manufacturing, Melville, N.Y., continues to expand its interest in the lighting market. The company announced the acquisition of Intense Lighting, LLC, Anaheim, Calif., which specializes in specification grade LED lighting for commercial, hospitality, supermarket, retail and residential markets.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/electrical-marketings-livewire">Electrical Marketing&#039;s LiveWire</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://electricalmarketing.com/blog/leviton-pushes-further-lighting-intense-lighting-acquisition" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electricalmarketing.com/blog/leviton-pushes-further-lighting-intense-lighting-acquisition#comments Mergers & Acquisitions News Intense Lighting Leviton m&a Electrical Marketing&#039;s LiveWire Tue, 26 May 2015 17:45:00 +0000 24031 at http://electricalmarketing.com <p>Intense Lighting&#39;s Gravity high-lumen LED downlight</p> Rep News: IMARK Recognizes ILSCO Reps http://electricalmarketing.com/independent-reps/rep-news-imark-recognizes-ilsco-reps <div class="node-body article-body">The IMARK electrical distributor buying/marketing group recently gave several of ILSCO’s reps its Platinum Award, which recognizes reps fully engaged with IMARK and its member companies.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://electricalmarketing.com/independent-reps/rep-news-imark-recognizes-ilsco-reps" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electricalmarketing.com/independent-reps/rep-news-imark-recognizes-ilsco-reps#comments Independent Reps Premium Access Fri, 22 May 2015 18:39:00 +0000 24001 at http://electricalmarketing.com Electrical People: Anderson to handle national accounts for Nora Lighting http://electricalmarketing.com/people/electrical-people-anderson-handle-national-accounts-nora-lighting <div class="node-body article-body"><p><em>Leviton Manufacturing Co. Inc. (Melville, N.Y.):</em> <strong>Nick Blodis</strong> is now regional sales manager for the Upper Midwest market area of Leviton&rsquo;s Security &amp; Automation business unit. In his position, Blodis will lead Leviton&rsquo;s efforts in growing revenue; formalizing and enlarging Leviton&rsquo;s dealer and installer network; and ensuring Leviton becomes a more important supplier to the distributors in the Upper Midwest market geographies.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://electricalmarketing.com/people/electrical-people-anderson-handle-national-accounts-nora-lighting" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electricalmarketing.com/people/electrical-people-anderson-handle-national-accounts-nora-lighting#comments People Premium Access Fri, 22 May 2015 18:34:00 +0000 23991 at http://electricalmarketing.com Leading Indicators of the Electrical Economy http://electricalmarketing.com/economy/leading-indicators-electrical-economy-0 <div class="node-body article-body">Building permits see nice bump up in April. Privately-owned housing units authorized by building permits in April were at a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 1,143,000, according to U.S. Census data.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://electricalmarketing.com/economy/leading-indicators-electrical-economy-0" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electricalmarketing.com/economy/leading-indicators-electrical-economy-0#comments Economy Premium Access Fri, 22 May 2015 18:27:00 +0000 23981 at http://electricalmarketing.com Ballasts Category Jumps 12.4% in April EPI http://electricalmarketing.com/electrical-price-index/ballasts-category-jumps-124-april-epi <div class="node-body article-body">The 12.4% April increase in the ballast category is one of the largest increases we have seen.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://electricalmarketing.com/electrical-price-index/ballasts-category-jumps-124-april-epi" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electricalmarketing.com/electrical-price-index/ballasts-category-jumps-124-april-epi#comments Electrical Price Index Premium Access Fri, 22 May 2015 18:19:00 +0000 23971 at http://electricalmarketing.com Total Housing Starts Surge 20.2% in April According to U.S. Census Bureau http://electricalmarketing.com/economy/total-housing-starts-surge-202-april-according-us-census-bureau <div class="node-body article-body"><p>The U.S. Census Bureau said privately-owned housing starts in April were at a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 1,135,000. This is 20.2% above the revised March estimate of 944,000 and 9.2% above the April 2014 rate of 1,039,000. Single-family housing starts in April were at a rate of 733,000, 16.7% above the revised March figure of 628,000. The April rate for units in buildings with five units or more was 389,000.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://electricalmarketing.com/economy/total-housing-starts-surge-202-april-according-us-census-bureau" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electricalmarketing.com/economy/total-housing-starts-surge-202-april-according-us-census-bureau#comments Economy Premium Access Fri, 22 May 2015 18:05:00 +0000 23961 at http://electricalmarketing.com Schneider Partners with ComEd to Provide Commercial Scale Energy Data Access http://electricalmarketing.com/news/schneider-partners-comed-provide-commercial-scale-energy-data-access <div class="node-body article-body"><p>Schneider Electric, Palatine, Ill., has formed a partnership with Chicago utility ComEd to provide ComEd customers in northern Illinois with access to their energy data through Green Button Connect My Data. Green Button is an industry-led initiative proposed by the White House to provide electricity customers with easy access to their energy usage data in a consumer-friendly and computer-friendly format.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://electricalmarketing.com/news/schneider-partners-comed-provide-commercial-scale-energy-data-access" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electricalmarketing.com/news/schneider-partners-comed-provide-commercial-scale-energy-data-access#comments Utility News Premium Access Fri, 22 May 2015 17:51:00 +0000 23951 at http://electricalmarketing.com AMP Acquires Gatto Electric Supply in Ohio http://electricalmarketing.com/ma-watch/amp-acquires-gatto-electric-supply-ohio <div class="node-body article-body">Lou Gatto, one of the seven owners in the Gatto family, will continue to lead the operation under the Gatto Electric Supply name. He told Electrical Marketing that the decision to sell was due to several factors, foremost that several of his cousins and siblings who were fellow-owners were ready to retire.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://electricalmarketing.com/ma-watch/amp-acquires-gatto-electric-supply-ohio" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electricalmarketing.com/ma-watch/amp-acquires-gatto-electric-supply-ohio#comments M&A Watch Ohio News Fri, 22 May 2015 17:19:00 +0000 23941 at http://electricalmarketing.com Two Sonepar Operating Companies Make Acquisitions in Dallas and Philadelphia http://electricalmarketing.com/ma-watch/two-sonepar-operating-companies-make-acquisitions-dallas-and-philadelphia <div class="node-body article-body">Two of Sonepar USA’s operating companies recently announced acquisitions. Crawford Electric Supply announced that it has purchased Trinity Electric Supply, a Dallas-based six-year old distributor, and Cooper Electric announced that it has purchased Ciro Electrical Supply Co., Philadelphia.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://electricalmarketing.com/ma-watch/two-sonepar-operating-companies-make-acquisitions-dallas-and-philadelphia" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electricalmarketing.com/ma-watch/two-sonepar-operating-companies-make-acquisitions-dallas-and-philadelphia#comments M&A Watch Premium Access Fri, 22 May 2015 16:49:00 +0000 23931 at http://electricalmarketing.com Top 200 Electrical Distributors Still Expect Solid Sales Growth in 2015 http://electricalmarketing.com/economy/top-200-electrical-distributors-still-expect-solid-sales-growth-2015 <div class="node-body article-body"> One of the more interesting areas of commentary in this year’s responses was the variety of views on exactly where the electrical economy is at right now. The sales forecasts provided by Top 200 distributors ranging in size from several billion in sales on the high end to $15 million or so on the low end seem to be much wider than in past Top 200 surveys.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://electricalmarketing.com/economy/top-200-electrical-distributors-still-expect-solid-sales-growth-2015" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electricalmarketing.com/economy/top-200-electrical-distributors-still-expect-solid-sales-growth-2015#comments Economy Distributors Premium Access Fri, 22 May 2015 16:23:00 +0000 23921 at http://electricalmarketing.com Photo by Brian Harkin/Getty Images Electrical Marketing Digital Edition: May 22, 2015 http://electricalmarketing.com/current-issue/electrical-marketing-digital-edition-may-22-2015 <div class="node-body article-body">Download the latest issue of the Electrical Marketing Update Digital Edition</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://electricalmarketing.com/current-issue/electrical-marketing-digital-edition-may-22-2015" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electricalmarketing.com/current-issue/electrical-marketing-digital-edition-may-22-2015#comments Current Issue Premium Access Fri, 22 May 2015 10:00:00 +0000 24011 at http://electricalmarketing.com May 22, 2015 http://electricalmarketing.com/electrical-marketing/2015-05-22 <div class="node-body magazine_issue-body"></div> <div class="field-desc"> <h3><a href="http://electricalmarketing.com/current-issue/electrical-marketing-digital-edition-may-22-2015">Download the Digital Edition (PDF)</a></h3> </div> <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-mag-teasers"> <div class="field-mag-teaser"> <a href="/economy/top-200-electrical-distributors-still-expect-solid-sales-growth-2015">Top 200 Electrical Distributors Still Expect Solid Sales Growth in 2015</a> <a href="/ma-watch/two-sonepar-operating-companies-make-acquisitions-dallas-and-philadelphia">Two Sonepar Operating Companies Make Acquisitions in Dallas and Philadelphia</a> <a href="/ma-watch/amp-acquires-gatto-electric-supply-ohio">AMP Acquires Gatto Electric Supply in Ohio</a> </div> </fieldset> <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-publication-info"><legend>Publication Info</legend> </fieldset> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div> Fri, 22 May 2015 04:00:00 +0000 24021 at http://electricalmarketing.com Kaman rebrands distribution business http://electricalmarketing.com/blog/kaman-rebrands-distribution-business <div class="node-body blog-body"><p>Kaman Corp.&rsquo;s Distribution segment, Bloomfield, Conn., has launched a new brand, Kaman Automation, Control &amp; Energy or Kaman AC&amp;E, to serve original equipment manufacturers, industrial production plants and infrastructure facilities throughout the world. Kaman AC&amp;E was created through the collaboration of existing resources from within Kaman Industrial Technologies Corp., including its longstanding bearing &amp; power transmission business, Minarik Corp. which operates its motion &amp; control business, and KIT Zeller Inc.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/electrical-marketings-livewire">Electrical Marketing&#039;s LiveWire</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://electricalmarketing.com/blog/kaman-rebrands-distribution-business" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electricalmarketing.com/blog/kaman-rebrands-distribution-business#comments Industrial Industrial Automation Distributors Electrical Marketing&#039;s LiveWire Thu, 21 May 2015 20:36:00 +0000 23911 at http://electricalmarketing.com WESCO wins 5-Year Cooperative Purchasing contract for MRO http://electricalmarketing.com/blog/wesco-wins-5-year-cooperative-purchasing-contract-mro <div class="node-body blog-body"><p>WESCO International Inc., Pittsburgh, was awarded a five-year contract with The Cooperative Purchasing Network (TCPN) for MRO services and supplies. TCPN is a national governmental purchasing cooperative that has contracts with national vendors for such commonly purchased products and services as furniture, office supplies and equipment, security systems, technology, and other goods and services.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/electrical-marketings-livewire">Electrical Marketing&#039;s LiveWire</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://electricalmarketing.com/blog/wesco-wins-5-year-cooperative-purchasing-contract-mro" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electricalmarketing.com/blog/wesco-wins-5-year-cooperative-purchasing-contract-mro#comments Distributors Electrical Marketing&#039;s LiveWire Thu, 21 May 2015 20:35:00 +0000 23901 at http://electricalmarketing.com Philips Lighting moving research to Cambridge in alliance with MIT http://electricalmarketing.com/blog/philips-lighting-moving-research-cambridge-alliance-mit <div class="node-body blog-body"><p>Lighting giant Philips Lighting announced plans to consolidate its North American research center to Kendall Square in Cambridge, Mass., as part of a five-year research alliance with the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT). The collaborative alliance focuses on healthcare technology and connected lighting systems. In lighting, the collaboration will explore the advancement of energy-efficient lighting systems and services for densely populated cities, Philips said in a release.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/electrical-marketings-livewire">Electrical Marketing&#039;s LiveWire</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://electricalmarketing.com/blog/philips-lighting-moving-research-cambridge-alliance-mit" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electricalmarketing.com/blog/philips-lighting-moving-research-cambridge-alliance-mit#comments Green Lighting News connected lighting Philips Lighting R&D Electrical Marketing&#039;s LiveWire Thu, 21 May 2015 20:31:00 +0000 23881 at http://electricalmarketing.com Milbank to host 2016 conference on microgrids http://electricalmarketing.com/blog/milbank-host-2016-conference-microgrids <div class="node-body blog-body"><p>Milbank Manufacturing Co., Kansas City, Mo., has been selected as the presenting sponsor of the 2016 National Conference on Microgrids to be held in Kansas City April 13‐16, 2016.&nbsp; Technical sessions will focus on a wide range of topics pertaining to microgrids and distributed energy technologies including generation, storage, advanced controls, metering and communication protocols. Conference attendees get a behind‐the‐scenes look at Milbank&rsquo;s microgrid, which manages the company&rsquo;s wind and solar‐powered Milbank National Training Center in Kansas City, Mo.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/electrical-marketings-livewire">Electrical Marketing&#039;s LiveWire</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://electricalmarketing.com/blog/milbank-host-2016-conference-microgrids" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electricalmarketing.com/blog/milbank-host-2016-conference-microgrids#comments Utility News microgrids Milbank Electrical Marketing&#039;s LiveWire Wed, 20 May 2015 20:33:00 +0000 23891 at http://electricalmarketing.com Schneider Partners with ComEd to Provide Commercial Scale Energy Data Access http://electricalmarketing.com/blog/schneider-partners-comed-provide-commercial-scale-energy-data-access <div class="node-body blog-body"><p>Schneider Electric, Palatine, Ill., has formed a partnership with Chicago utility ComEd to provide ComEd customers in northern Illinois with access to their energy data through Green Button Connect My Data. Green Button is an industry-led initiative proposed by the White House to provide electricity customers with easy access to their energy usage data in a consumer-friendly and computer-friendly format.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/electrical-marketings-livewire">Electrical Marketing&#039;s LiveWire</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://electricalmarketing.com/blog/schneider-partners-comed-provide-commercial-scale-energy-data-access" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electricalmarketing.com/blog/schneider-partners-comed-provide-commercial-scale-energy-data-access#comments Green Business Smart Grid ComEd Green Button Schneider Electric Electrical Marketing&#039;s LiveWire Wed, 20 May 2015 18:22:00 +0000 23871 at http://electricalmarketing.com Electrical People: MacArthur steps down at Penton http://electricalmarketing.com/people/electrical-people-macarthur-steps-down-penton <div class="node-body article-body">Bob MacArthur, president of Penton Media’s Industry Group and a long-time leader and friend of this publication, is retiring on May 15 after 25 years in the publishing industry. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://electricalmarketing.com/people/electrical-people-macarthur-steps-down-penton" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electricalmarketing.com/people/electrical-people-macarthur-steps-down-penton#comments People Premium Access Fri, 08 May 2015 19:52:00 +0000 23841 at http://electricalmarketing.com NEMA EBCI Index Slumps in April http://electricalmarketing.com/electrical-economy/nema-ebci-index-slumps-april <div class="node-body article-body"><p>NEMA&rsquo;s Electroindustry Business Conditions Index (EBCI) for current conditions in North America declined in April after holding largely steady during the first quarter. The index fell to 54.8 after ranging from 57.5 to 58.3 during the January to March period. The share of panelists stating that business conditions improved on a month-over-month basis rose to 38% in April from 33% in March. However, the share claiming conditions deteriorated rose even more &mdash; to 29% in April from 17% in March.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://electricalmarketing.com/electrical-economy/nema-ebci-index-slumps-april" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electricalmarketing.com/electrical-economy/nema-ebci-index-slumps-april#comments Electrical Economy Premium Access Fri, 08 May 2015 19:40:00 +0000 23831 at http://electricalmarketing.com LEDs to Grow 19% Annually Over Decade http://electricalmarketing.com/blog/leds-grow-19-annually-over-decade <div class="node-body blog-body">In “LED Lighting: Global Outlook,” Navigant researchers said global unit shipments of LED lamps and modules are expected to grow at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 19% between 2015 and 2024.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/electrical-marketings-livewire">Electrical Marketing&#039;s LiveWire</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://electricalmarketing.com/blog/leds-grow-19-annually-over-decade" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electricalmarketing.com/blog/leds-grow-19-annually-over-decade#comments Lighting Electrical Economy Electrical Marketing&#039;s LiveWire Fri, 08 May 2015 19:31:00 +0000 23821 at http://electricalmarketing.com Ideal Industries Moves Into Lighting Market with Wireless Control System http://electricalmarketing.com/news/ideal-industries-moves-lighting-market-wireless-control-system <div class="node-body article-body">Lighting is a new market for Ideal and James said the development team was challenged to “revolutionize our thinking beyond our core business of Wire-Nuts, but keep it just as simple to install and operate.” </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://electricalmarketing.com/news/ideal-industries-moves-lighting-market-wireless-control-system" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electricalmarketing.com/news/ideal-industries-moves-lighting-market-wireless-control-system#comments Lighting News Fri, 08 May 2015 19:29:00 +0000 23811 at http://electricalmarketing.com DOE provides R&D funding support to 9 solid-state lighting projects http://electricalmarketing.com/blog/doe-provides-rd-funding-support-9-solid-state-lighting-projects <div class="node-body blog-body">The U.S. Department of Energy has announced the competitive selection of nine solid-state lighting research and development projects to receive funding, DOE’s tenth round of funding core technology research and product development. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/electrical-marketings-livewire">Electrical Marketing&#039;s LiveWire</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://electricalmarketing.com/blog/doe-provides-rd-funding-support-9-solid-state-lighting-projects" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electricalmarketing.com/blog/doe-provides-rd-funding-support-9-solid-state-lighting-projects#comments News Electrical Marketing&#039;s LiveWire Fri, 08 May 2015 18:58:00 +0000 23791 at http://electricalmarketing.com <p>LED lighting under highways in Shanghai</p> <p><span>Photo by Feng Li/Getty Images</span></p> U.S. Commerce Department Says March Construction Spending Sees Dip http://electricalmarketing.com/economy/us-commerce-department-says-march-construction-spending-sees-dip <div class="node-body article-body"> Spending on private construction was at a seasonally adjusted annual rate of $702.4 billion, 0.3% below the revised February estimate of $704.7 billion. Residential construction was at a seasonally adjusted annual rate of $349 billion in March, 1.6% below the revised February estimate of $354.6 billion. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://electricalmarketing.com/economy/us-commerce-department-says-march-construction-spending-sees-dip" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electricalmarketing.com/economy/us-commerce-department-says-march-construction-spending-sees-dip#comments Economy Stats Premium Access Fri, 08 May 2015 18:43:00 +0000 23761 at http://electricalmarketing.com GE Announces New Solutions for a More Connected World http://electricalmarketing.com/lighting/ge-announces-new-solutions-more-connected-world <div class="node-body article-body">GE’s pre-Lightfair Connected Future event probably couldn’t have been held in a better venue, because Manhattan’s trendy Chelsea neighborhood is exploding with the construction of high-end residential towers, stores and other commercial development in the new Hudson Yards. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://electricalmarketing.com/lighting/ge-announces-new-solutions-more-connected-world" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electricalmarketing.com/lighting/ge-announces-new-solutions-more-connected-world#comments Lighting News Fri, 08 May 2015 15:23:00 +0000 23751 at http://electricalmarketing.com Sonepar Expands in South America http://electricalmarketing.com/global/sonepar-expands-south-america <div class="node-body article-body">Sonepar has further strengthened its position in South America by buying out Rexel’s assets in Brazil, Chile and Peru. With 1,400 associates and 88 points of sale, those businesses together have annual sales of €250 million (approximately US$280.1 million).</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://electricalmarketing.com/global/sonepar-expands-south-america" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electricalmarketing.com/global/sonepar-expands-south-america#comments Global Premium Access Fri, 08 May 2015 15:12:00 +0000 23741 at http://electricalmarketing.com <p>Construction is booming as Brazil gears up for the World Cup.</p> Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images WESCO Buys Hill Country Electric Supply to Build Commercial Presence in Texas http://electricalmarketing.com/mergers-acquisitions/wesco-buys-hill-country-electric-supply-build-commercial-presence-texas <div class="node-body article-body">Headquartered in Austin, Texas, Hill Country Electric Supply generates approximately $140 million in annual revenues from nine locations in central and south Texas, primarily in the Austin and San Antonio areas. Hill Country focuses on the commercial construction market and was ranked #56 on Electrical Wholesaling’s most recent Top 200 ranking</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://electricalmarketing.com/mergers-acquisitions/wesco-buys-hill-country-electric-supply-build-commercial-presence-texas" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electricalmarketing.com/mergers-acquisitions/wesco-buys-hill-country-electric-supply-build-commercial-presence-texas#comments Mergers & Acquisitions Distributors Texas News Premium Access Fri, 08 May 2015 15:03:00 +0000 23731 at http://electricalmarketing.com Screenshot from Hill Country Electric Supply home page Smart LED Lighting Solutions Wow Attendees at Lightfair 2015 in Big Apple http://electricalmarketing.com/lighting/smart-led-lighting-solutions-wow-attendees-lightfair-2015-big-apple <div class="node-body article-body">Smart lighting customized for the user experience was the key theme shaping many of the new LED lamps, fixtures and controls in 500-plus booths at the 2015 Lightfair International trade show and conference, held this week at the newly refurbished Jacob Javits Convention Center in New York.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://electricalmarketing.com/lighting/smart-led-lighting-solutions-wow-attendees-lightfair-2015-big-apple" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electricalmarketing.com/lighting/smart-led-lighting-solutions-wow-attendees-lightfair-2015-big-apple#comments Lighting Fri, 08 May 2015 14:15:00 +0000 23721 at http://electricalmarketing.com <p>Shat-R-Shield&#39;s LED Vapor Tight luminaire won the Industrial, Vandal, Emergency and Exit category award in Lightfair&#39;s annual Innovation Awards</p> Still from Shat-R-Shield LED Vapor Tight promotional video Electrical Marketing Digital Edition: May 8, 2015 http://electricalmarketing.com/current-issue/electrical-marketing-digital-edition-may-8-2015 <div class="node-body article-body">Download the latest issue of the Electrical Marketing Update Digital Edition</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://electricalmarketing.com/current-issue/electrical-marketing-digital-edition-may-8-2015" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electricalmarketing.com/current-issue/electrical-marketing-digital-edition-may-8-2015#comments Current Issue Premium Access Fri, 08 May 2015 10:00:00 +0000 23851 at http://electricalmarketing.com May 8, 2015 http://electricalmarketing.com/electrical-marketing/2015-05-08 <div class="node-body magazine_issue-body"></div> <div class="field-desc"> <h3><a href="http://electricalmarketing.com/current-issue/electrical-marketing-digital-edition-may-8-2015" target="_blank">Download the Digital Edition (PDF)</a></h3> </div> <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-mag-teasers"> <div class="field-mag-teaser"> <a href="/lighting/smart-led-lighting-solutions-wow-attendees-lightfair-2015-big-apple">Smart LED Lighting Solutions Wow Attendees at Lightfair 2015 in Big Apple</a> <a href="/mergers-acquisitions/wesco-buys-hill-country-electric-supply-build-commercial-presence-texas">WESCO Buys Hill Country Electric Supply to Build Commercial Presence in Texas</a> <a href="/global/sonepar-expands-south-america">Sonepar Expands in South America</a> </div> </fieldset> <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-publication-info"><legend>Publication Info</legend> </fieldset> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div> Fri, 08 May 2015 04:00:00 +0000 23861 at http://electricalmarketing.com