Electrical Marketing http://electricalmarketing.com/rss.xml en Hubbell Beats Earnings Expectations on Non-Residential Growth in 1Q 2015 http://electricalmarketing.com/blog/hubbell-beats-earnings-expectations-non-residential-growth-1q-2015 <div class="node-body blog-body"><p>Hubbell Inc., Shelton, Conn., reported sales of just over $809 million in the first quarter of 2015, an increase of 7% on the same period last year, which David Nord, chairman, president and CEO, attributed to &ldquo;notable strength in non-residential was partially offset by ongoing weakness in energy-related industries.&rdquo; Electrical segment sales rose 6% and acquisitions added 4%.</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> http://electricalmarketing.com/blog/hubbell-beats-earnings-expectations-non-residential-growth-1q-2015#comments Electrical Marketing&#039;s LiveWire Fri, 24 Apr 2015 18:58:00 +0000 23691 at http://electricalmarketing.com Sensus Opens Production in China http://electricalmarketing.com/blog/sensus-opens-production-china <div class="node-body blog-body"><p>Smart metering manufacturer Sensus, Raleigh, N.C., has opened a new meter manufacturing and assembly facility in Fuzhou, Fujian Province, in the People&rsquo;s Republic of China. The facility, with capacity to produce 150,000 meters annually, will meet the growing demand for advanced meters in China, Southeast Asia and other markets, the company said.</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> http://electricalmarketing.com/blog/sensus-opens-production-china#comments News Electrical Marketing&#039;s LiveWire Fri, 24 Apr 2015 18:57:00 +0000 23681 at http://electricalmarketing.com Electrical People: Livers to lead strategic accounts for Graybar http://electricalmarketing.com/people/electrical-people-livers-lead-strategic-accounts-graybar <div class="node-body article-body">Livers has nearly 18 years of industry experience, most recently serving as V.P. of sales for Eaton’s Residential and Wiring Device Division. Also a round of retirements at Mac&Mac, IDEA and Horizon Solutions, new hires at Dakota Supply and Robroy, and more.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://electricalmarketing.com/people/electrical-people-livers-lead-strategic-accounts-graybar" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electricalmarketing.com/people/electrical-people-livers-lead-strategic-accounts-graybar#comments People Premium Access Fri, 24 Apr 2015 18:30:00 +0000 23651 at http://electricalmarketing.com Electrical Marketing’s Leading Economic Indicators http://electricalmarketing.com/economy/electrical-marketing-s-leading-economic-indicators-1 <div class="node-body article-body">Fewer oil drilling rigs are operating in the nation’s oil patches, according to the latest weekly data provided in the Baker Hughes Rig Count. According to this widely watched business barometer for the drilling industry, 954 rigs were operating on April 17, 34 fewer drilling rigs the week prior.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://electricalmarketing.com/economy/electrical-marketing-s-leading-economic-indicators-1" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electricalmarketing.com/economy/electrical-marketing-s-leading-economic-indicators-1#comments Economy Premium Access Fri, 24 Apr 2015 18:19:00 +0000 23641 at http://electricalmarketing.com Photo by Central Press/Getty Images EPI Dips 0.2% in March http://electricalmarketing.com/electrical-price-index/epi-dips-02-march <div class="node-body article-body">Residential lighting equipment (+1.1%) and lamps (+2%) were the two biggest gainers. Building wire (-3.2%) and Power Wire & Cable (-2.2%) saw bigger drops in the year-over-year data.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://electricalmarketing.com/electrical-price-index/epi-dips-02-march" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electricalmarketing.com/electrical-price-index/epi-dips-02-march#comments Electrical Price Index Premium Access Fri, 24 Apr 2015 18:14:00 +0000 23631 at http://electricalmarketing.com Building Starts Climb 2.5% in March http://electricalmarketing.com/electrical-economy/building-starts-climb-25-march <div class="node-body article-body">The Department of Commerce said privately-owned housing starts in March were at a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 926,000, 2% above the revised February estimate of 908,000, but 2.5% below the March 2014 rate of 950,000. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://electricalmarketing.com/electrical-economy/building-starts-climb-25-march" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electricalmarketing.com/electrical-economy/building-starts-climb-25-march#comments Electrical Economy Premium Access Fri, 24 Apr 2015 18:09:00 +0000 23621 at http://electricalmarketing.com New Construction Starts in March Slide Back 13% Says Dodge Data & Analytics http://electricalmarketing.com/economy/new-construction-starts-march-slide-back-13-says-dodge-data-analytics <div class="node-body article-body">The news from the construction market in 1Q 2015 is mixed, judging from a recent Dodge Data &amp; Analytics press release. New construction starts in March retreated 13% from the previous month to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of $633.3 billion, The decline followed strong construction gains in January (up 9%) and February (up 17%), when the total construction market was lifted by the start of several massive projects valued each in excess of $1 billion.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://electricalmarketing.com/economy/new-construction-starts-march-slide-back-13-says-dodge-data-analytics" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electricalmarketing.com/economy/new-construction-starts-march-slide-back-13-says-dodge-data-analytics#comments Economy Premium Access Fri, 24 Apr 2015 18:02:00 +0000 23611 at http://electricalmarketing.com Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images Congress and White House Move on Energy Efficiency and Infrastructure Investment http://electricalmarketing.com/news/congress-and-white-house-move-energy-efficiency-and-infrastructure-investment <div class="node-body article-body">The Energy Efficiency Improvement Act of 2015, which The National Electrical Manufacturers Association (NEMA) called “a no-cost, no-mandate bill that helps advance energy efficiency through reduced regulatory burden, increased transparency, and a focus on the federal government as a first mover to save taxpayer dollars on energy bills,” is now on its way to President Obama for signature.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://electricalmarketing.com/news/congress-and-white-house-move-energy-efficiency-and-infrastructure-investment" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electricalmarketing.com/news/congress-and-white-house-move-energy-efficiency-and-infrastructure-investment#comments News Premium Access Fri, 24 Apr 2015 17:58:00 +0000 23601 at http://electricalmarketing.com Brendan Hoffman/Getty Images Copper Production Up 9% at U.S. Mines http://electricalmarketing.com/metals-markets/copper-production-9-us-mines <div class="node-body article-body"><p>A recently released report by the U.S. Geological Survey Department on 2014 global copper mine production, &ldquo;U.S. Geological Survey, Mineral Commodity Summaries,&rdquo; contained some interesting nuggets on the state of the copper mining industry and offered insight into where the most copper is being produced around the world. Following are some excerpts from that report.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://electricalmarketing.com/metals-markets/copper-production-9-us-mines" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electricalmarketing.com/metals-markets/copper-production-9-us-mines#comments Economy Metals Markets Premium Access Fri, 24 Apr 2015 17:23:00 +0000 23591 at http://electricalmarketing.com Photo by Evans/Three Lions/Getty Images Osram Board Prepares to Split Off Legacy and LED Lamps in Separate Business http://electricalmarketing.com/news/osram-board-prepares-split-legacy-and-led-lamps-separate-business <div class="node-body article-body"> Osram itself signaled that its management believes the future lies outside its legacy lighting business. The group announced that its managing board will recommend to the company’s supervisory board that it set up its lamps business as a separate company. This would place Osram’s focus squarely on solid-state lighting components and the automotive lighting sector.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://electricalmarketing.com/news/osram-board-prepares-split-legacy-and-led-lamps-separate-business" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electricalmarketing.com/news/osram-board-prepares-split-legacy-and-led-lamps-separate-business#comments Lighting News Fri, 24 Apr 2015 17:14:00 +0000 23581 at http://electricalmarketing.com Image courtesy of Osram Acuity Brands Acquires ByteLight to Add Indoor Location and VLC Capabilities http://electricalmarketing.com/mergers-acquisitions/acuity-brands-acquires-bytelight-add-indoor-location-and-vlc-capabilities <div class="node-body article-body"><p>Acuity Brands announced a move to bolster its abilities to offer indoor location services via its luminaires, with an agreement to acquire ByteLight Inc., Boston. Terms weren&rsquo;t disclosed other than to say Acuity paid cash and acquired certain assets, including ByteLight&rsquo;s patent portfolio and all other intellectual property rights.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://electricalmarketing.com/mergers-acquisitions/acuity-brands-acquires-bytelight-add-indoor-location-and-vlc-capabilities" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electricalmarketing.com/mergers-acquisitions/acuity-brands-acquires-bytelight-add-indoor-location-and-vlc-capabilities#comments Mergers & Acquisitions Lighting News Premium Access Fri, 24 Apr 2015 15:54:00 +0000 23571 at http://electricalmarketing.com Image courtesy of ByteLight April 24, 2015 - Contents http://electricalmarketing.com/electrical-marketing/2015-04-24 <div class="node-body magazine_issue-body"></div> <div class="field-desc"> <h3><a href="http://electricalmarketing.com/current-issue/electrical-marketing-digital-edition-april-24-2015" target="_blank">Download the Digital Edition (PDF)</a></h3> </div> <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-mag-teasers"> <div class="field-mag-teaser"> <a href="/mergers-acquisitions/acuity-brands-acquires-bytelight-add-indoor-location-and-vlc-capabilities">Acuity Brands Acquires ByteLight to Add Indoor Location and VLC Capabilities</a> <a href="/news/osram-board-prepares-split-legacy-and-led-lamps-separate-business">Osram Board Prepares to Split Off Legacy and LED Lamps in Separate Business</a> <a href="/news/congress-and-white-house-move-energy-efficiency-and-infrastructure-investment">Congress and White House Move on Energy Efficiency and Infrastructure Investment</a> </div> </fieldset> <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-publication-info"><legend>Publication Info</legend> </fieldset> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div> Fri, 24 Apr 2015 04:00:00 +0000 23701 at http://electricalmarketing.com WESCO to Consolidate Branches Because of Slow Start to 2015 http://electricalmarketing.com/blog/wesco-consolidate-branches-because-slow-start-2015 <div class="node-body blog-body">Engel said in a press release that WESCO’s capital structure is in good shape and that the company’s acquisition pipeline is robust. </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-consolidate-branches-because-slow-start-2015" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electricalmarketing.com/blog/wesco-consolidate-branches-because-slow-start-2015#comments Distributors News Electrical Marketing&#039;s LiveWire Thu, 23 Apr 2015 18:55:00 +0000 23671 at http://electricalmarketing.com Osram to Split Off Lamps in Separate Business http://electricalmarketing.com/blog/osram-split-lamps-separate-business <div class="node-body blog-body">This week, Osram signaled that its management believes the future lies outside its legacy lighting business. The group announced that its managing board will recommend to the company’s supervisory board that it set up its lamps business as a separate company. This would place Osram’s focus squarely on solid-state lighting components and the automotive lighting sector.</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/osram-split-lamps-separate-business" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electricalmarketing.com/blog/osram-split-lamps-separate-business#comments Global Lighting Electrical Marketing&#039;s LiveWire Tue, 21 Apr 2015 19:23:00 +0000 23561 at http://electricalmarketing.com <p>Image courtesy of Osram</p> Acuity Brands Acquisition of ByteLight Adds Indoor Location http://electricalmarketing.com/blog/acuity-brands-acquisition-bytelight-adds-indoor-location <div class="node-body blog-body">ByteLight pioneered the use of VLC and Bluetooth low energy (BLE) technologies in combination with smart-phone apps and cloud services to transform LED lighting into indoor location waypoints. These waypoints provide shoppers with indoor navigation and also allow retailers the capability to create a more connected, personalized, and engaging shopping experience for their customers by communicating specific and targeted digital content to a shopper's smartphone.</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/acuity-brands-acquisition-bytelight-adds-indoor-location" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electricalmarketing.com/blog/acuity-brands-acquisition-bytelight-adds-indoor-location#comments Lighting News Electrical Marketing&#039;s LiveWire Thu, 16 Apr 2015 20:17:00 +0000 23551 at http://electricalmarketing.com <p>Image of ByteLight&#39;s application platform courtesy of ByteLight</p> Obituary: Lutron founder Joel Spira http://electricalmarketing.com/people/obituary-lutron-founder-joel-spira <div class="node-body article-body">Joel Spira stood out for decades as a widely respected lighting industry icon. He was the consummate entrepreneur, a familiar face at all of the national lighting events, and a true legend in the lighting market.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://electricalmarketing.com/people/obituary-lutron-founder-joel-spira" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electricalmarketing.com/people/obituary-lutron-founder-joel-spira#comments People Premium Access Fri, 10 Apr 2015 20:11:00 +0000 23521 at http://electricalmarketing.com Rep News: General Cable hands out rep awards http://electricalmarketing.com/independent-reps/rep-news-general-cable-hands-out-rep-awards <div class="node-body article-body">Also, the Electrical Products Division of Galvan Industries Inc., Harrisburg, N.C., added three new reps to serve the commercial/industrial and utilities markets in the Southeast</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://electricalmarketing.com/independent-reps/rep-news-general-cable-hands-out-rep-awards" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electricalmarketing.com/independent-reps/rep-news-general-cable-hands-out-rep-awards#comments Independent Reps Premium Access Fri, 10 Apr 2015 20:03:00 +0000 23511 at http://electricalmarketing.com Electrical People: Tim Horny named president at Crawford Electric http://electricalmarketing.com/people/electrical-people-tim-horny-named-president-crawford-electric <div class="node-body article-body">Galvan Industries, Inc. (Harrisburg, N.C.): On April 1 Roger Montambo stepped down from his post as V.P. of electrical products on April 1 after 17 years of service. Jim Lund, who joined the company in 2002, will assume his role in leading the electrical products team.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://electricalmarketing.com/people/electrical-people-tim-horny-named-president-crawford-electric" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electricalmarketing.com/people/electrical-people-tim-horny-named-president-crawford-electric#comments People Premium Access Fri, 10 Apr 2015 19:54:00 +0000 23501 at http://electricalmarketing.com SunBelt Metros Lead Nation in Building Permits in Early 2015 http://electricalmarketing.com/electrical-economy/sunbelt-metros-lead-nation-building-permits-early-2015 <div class="node-body article-body">The most recent building permit data was one of the more bullish economic indicators that surfaced in Q1 2015, with the February data showing some decent growth from January and from Feb. 14. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://electricalmarketing.com/electrical-economy/sunbelt-metros-lead-nation-building-permits-early-2015" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electricalmarketing.com/electrical-economy/sunbelt-metros-lead-nation-building-permits-early-2015#comments Electrical Economy Premium Access Fri, 10 Apr 2015 17:36:00 +0000 23471 at http://electricalmarketing.com Dallas, Denver, and Seattle Metros Lead in Construction Employment Gains http://electricalmarketing.com/electrical-economy/dallas-denver-and-seattle-metros-lead-construction-employment-gains <div class="node-body article-body">Associated General Contractors of America officials said the job gains come as private sector demand, particularly for multi-family housing, offset declining public sector investments, labor shortages and the challenges of a slowing global economy and declining oil prices.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://electricalmarketing.com/electrical-economy/dallas-denver-and-seattle-metros-lead-construction-employment-gains" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electricalmarketing.com/electrical-economy/dallas-denver-and-seattle-metros-lead-construction-employment-gains#comments Electrical Economy Premium Access Fri, 10 Apr 2015 17:33:00 +0000 23461 at http://electricalmarketing.com Value of New Construction Logs Small February Decline But 2.1% YOY Gain http://electricalmarketing.com/electrical-economy/value-new-construction-logs-small-february-decline-21-yoy-gain <div class="node-body article-body">The various construction segments were all over the board, with wide monthly swings in growth or declines. On the plus side, manufacturing was up 6.8% to $69.1 billion and lodging was up 5.5% to $16.2 billion.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://electricalmarketing.com/electrical-economy/value-new-construction-logs-small-february-decline-21-yoy-gain" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electricalmarketing.com/electrical-economy/value-new-construction-logs-small-february-decline-21-yoy-gain#comments Electrical Economy Premium Access Fri, 10 Apr 2015 17:16:00 +0000 23431 at http://electricalmarketing.com Joe Raedle / Getty Images CMD Data’s Top 10 Construction Projects Highlight Diversity of $100 Million-Plus Jobs http://electricalmarketing.com/electrical-economy/cmd-data-s-top-10-construction-projects-highlight-diversity-100-million-plus-jobs <div class="node-body article-body"><p>CMD Data, Norcross, Ga., formerly Reed Construction Data, features some very interesting monthly content on <a href="http://www.cmdgroup.com" title="www.cmdgroup.com">www.cmdgroup.com</a> in its listings of the 10 largest construction project starts in the United States and Canada. In its most recent report for Feb. 2015, veteran construction economist Alex Carrick&nbsp;&nbsp; offered some insightful commentary on why CMD highlights large construction projects. He said, &ldquo;There are several reasons for highlighting upcoming large projects. Such jobs have often received a fair amount of media coverage.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://electricalmarketing.com/electrical-economy/cmd-data-s-top-10-construction-projects-highlight-diversity-100-million-plus-jobs" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electricalmarketing.com/electrical-economy/cmd-data-s-top-10-construction-projects-highlight-diversity-100-million-plus-jobs#comments Electrical Economy Premium Access Fri, 10 Apr 2015 17:02:00 +0000 23421 at http://electricalmarketing.com Joe Raedle / Getty Images EIS Buys Specialty Wire Distributor http://electricalmarketing.com/news/eis-buys-specialty-wire-distributor <div class="node-body article-body">Connect-Air is a specialty distributor of low-voltage wire and cable used in critical building applications, primarily HVAC (heating, ventilation and air-conditioning), security and fire alarm systems. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://electricalmarketing.com/news/eis-buys-specialty-wire-distributor" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electricalmarketing.com/news/eis-buys-specialty-wire-distributor#comments Mergers & Acquisitions News Fri, 10 Apr 2015 16:54:00 +0000 23411 at http://electricalmarketing.com Graybar Buys Georgia-Based Distributor Advantage Industrial Automation http://electricalmarketing.com/news/graybar-buys-georgia-based-distributor-advantage-industrial-automation <div class="node-body article-body">Advantage provides control and automation solutions to industrial users, original equipment manufacturers (OEMs) and system integrators with a strong emphasis on intelligent manufacturing and plant-floor data. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://electricalmarketing.com/news/graybar-buys-georgia-based-distributor-advantage-industrial-automation" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electricalmarketing.com/news/graybar-buys-georgia-based-distributor-advantage-industrial-automation#comments Industrial Automation Distributors Georgia News Premium Access Fri, 10 Apr 2015 16:44:00 +0000 23401 at http://electricalmarketing.com Screen capture from Advantage Industrial Automation home page Lumileds and Auto Lighting Valued at $3.3 Billion in Philips Sale to GO Scale Capital http://electricalmarketing.com/global/lumileds-and-auto-lighting-valued-33-billion-philips-sale-go-scale-capital <div class="node-body article-body">In discussions with some lighting industry luminaries, Electrical Marketing found widespread belief that this and other moves over the past couple of years by Royal Philips and Siemens to get out of the lighting business would ultimately be good for Lumileds, Philips Lighting and Osram/Sylvania.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://electricalmarketing.com/global/lumileds-and-auto-lighting-valued-33-billion-philips-sale-go-scale-capital" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electricalmarketing.com/global/lumileds-and-auto-lighting-valued-33-billion-philips-sale-go-scale-capital#comments Global Lighting Premium Access Fri, 10 Apr 2015 16:12:00 +0000 23391 at http://electricalmarketing.com Photo courtesy of Royal Philips Connexion Opens Branch in Evanston http://electricalmarketing.com/blog/connexion-opens-branch-evanston <div class="node-body blog-body"><p>Electrical distributor Connexion, Buffalo Grove, Ill., is preparing to open its third customer service location in Evanston, Ill., next Monday.</p> <p>The facility at 2300 Main St. will offer customers a full selection of electrical, safety, lighting and energy saving products, with experienced staff to provide the company&rsquo;s full complement of construction and energy project design, technical support and logistical 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/connexion-opens-branch-evanston" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electricalmarketing.com/blog/connexion-opens-branch-evanston#comments Illinois News branch openings distributors Electrical Marketing&#039;s LiveWire Fri, 10 Apr 2015 16:00:00 +0000 23381 at http://electricalmarketing.com Electrical Marketing Digital Edition: April 24, 2015 http://electricalmarketing.com/current-issue/electrical-marketing-digital-edition-april-24-2015 <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-april-24-2015" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electricalmarketing.com/current-issue/electrical-marketing-digital-edition-april-24-2015#comments Current Issue Premium Access Fri, 10 Apr 2015 10:00:00 +0000 23661 at http://electricalmarketing.com Electrical Marketing Digital Edition: April 10, 2015 http://electricalmarketing.com/current-issue/electrical-marketing-digital-edition-april-10-2015 <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-april-10-2015" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electricalmarketing.com/current-issue/electrical-marketing-digital-edition-april-10-2015#comments Current Issue Premium Access Fri, 10 Apr 2015 10:00:00 +0000 23531 at http://electricalmarketing.com April 10, 2015 - Contents http://electricalmarketing.com/electrical-marketing/2015-04-10 <div class="node-body magazine_issue-body"></div> <div class="field-desc"> <h3><a href="http://electricalmarketing.com/current-issue/electrical-marketing-digital-edition-april-10-2015" target="_blank">Download the Digital Edition (PDF)</a></h3> </div> <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-mag-teasers"> <div class="field-mag-teaser"> <a href="/global/lumileds-and-auto-lighting-valued-33-billion-philips-sale-go-scale-capital">Lumileds and Auto Lighting Valued at $3.3 Billion in Philips Sale to GO Scale Capital</a> <a href="/news/graybar-buys-georgia-based-distributor-advantage-industrial-automation">Graybar Buys Georgia-Based Distributor Advantage Industrial Automation</a> <a href="/news/eis-buys-specialty-wire-distributor">EIS Buys Specialty Wire Distributor</a> </div> </fieldset> <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-publication-info"><legend>Publication Info</legend> </fieldset> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div> Fri, 10 Apr 2015 04:00:00 +0000 23541 at http://electricalmarketing.com Siemens opens Houston oil & gas headquarters http://electricalmarketing.com/blog/siemens-opens-houston-oil-gas-headquarters <div class="node-body blog-body">Lisa Davis, a member of the Siemens Managing Board, said the company will serve the region’s oil and gas sector from what it calls the “energy capital of the world.” </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/siemens-opens-houston-oil-gas-headquarters" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electricalmarketing.com/blog/siemens-opens-houston-oil-gas-headquarters#comments Texas News oil & gas Siemens Electrical Marketing&#039;s LiveWire Thu, 09 Apr 2015 17:46:00 +0000 23491 at http://electricalmarketing.com