Product Segments http://electricalmarketing.com/taxonomy/term/11518/more en Osram Takes Stake in Horticultural Lighting Maker Agrilution http://electricalmarketing.com/blog/osram-takes-stake-horticultural-lighting-maker-agrilution <div class="node-body blog-body">Lighting giant Osram, Munich, Germany, said it has acquired a stake in Munich-based start-up Agrilution, a company that has developed a smart indoor growing box, the plantCube, that serves as a salad, vegetable and herb garden for the home.</div> <p><a href="http://electricalmarketing.com/blog/osram-takes-stake-horticultural-lighting-maker-agrilution" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electricalmarketing.com/blog/osram-takes-stake-horticultural-lighting-maker-agrilution#comments Global Lighting Mergers & Acquisitions Thu, 18 May 2017 21:23:00 +0000 34231 at http://electricalmarketing.com <p>Photo courtesy of Agrilution</p> Lightfair International Showcases Ongoing Trends in Lighting, Controls and Applications http://electricalmarketing.com/lighting/lightfair-international-showcases-ongoing-trends-lighting-controls-and-applications <div class="node-body article-body">This year, Lightfair is all about not only the deep penetration of LEDs into every nook and cranny of the lighting market but also a bunch of IoT-enabled, app-based lighting controls; tuneable light; and a whole new level of productivity tools. </div> <p><a href="http://electricalmarketing.com/lighting/lightfair-international-showcases-ongoing-trends-lighting-controls-and-applications" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electricalmarketing.com/lighting/lightfair-international-showcases-ongoing-trends-lighting-controls-and-applications#comments Lighting News Premium Fri, 12 May 2017 20:34:00 +0000 34061 at http://electricalmarketing.com Lighting Pros Speak Out on New Technology in EC&M and EW Illumination Insider Survey http://electricalmarketing.com/lighting/lighting-pros-speak-out-new-technology-ecm-and-ew-illumination-insider-survey <div class="field-deck"> The survey found mixed views and varied customer reactions to the IoT, LED brightness and glare, and how they vet suppliers. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">A survey of 175 lighting professionals offered revealing insight into fast-moving lighting technologies and trends like LEDs, connected lighting and Lighting As a Service. </div> <p><a href="http://electricalmarketing.com/lighting/lighting-pros-speak-out-new-technology-ecm-and-ew-illumination-insider-survey" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electricalmarketing.com/lighting/lighting-pros-speak-out-new-technology-ecm-and-ew-illumination-insider-survey#comments Lighting News Premium Fri, 12 May 2017 20:08:00 +0000 34041 at http://electricalmarketing.com Leviton to Keep Separate Reps for Lighting Brands While Integrating Lighting and Controls http://electricalmarketing.com/mergers-acquisitions/leviton-keep-separate-reps-lighting-brands-while-integrating-lighting-and-contr <div class="field-deck"> The company adds Birchwood Lighting to its new lighting business and looks to add more. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Larizadeh said the current product mix of Leviton Lighting is oriented to architectural and spec-grade products but he hopes to add more, either through acquisition or organically through new product development. </div> <p><a href="http://electricalmarketing.com/mergers-acquisitions/leviton-keep-separate-reps-lighting-brands-while-integrating-lighting-and-contr" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electricalmarketing.com/mergers-acquisitions/leviton-keep-separate-reps-lighting-brands-while-integrating-lighting-and-contr#comments Lighting Independent Reps Mergers & Acquisitions News Premium Fri, 12 May 2017 17:22:00 +0000 34031 at http://electricalmarketing.com <p>Birchwood Lighting adds linear LED expertise to Leviton&#39;s new lighting business unit.</p> Birchwood Lighting Leviton Adds Birchwood Lighting to New Lighting Business Unit http://electricalmarketing.com/blog/leviton-adds-birchwood-lighting-new-lighting-business-unit <div class="node-body blog-body">Following the acquisition, Leviton will continue to maintain their separate agent networks and distribution channels, the company said.</div> <p><a href="http://electricalmarketing.com/blog/leviton-adds-birchwood-lighting-new-lighting-business-unit" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electricalmarketing.com/blog/leviton-adds-birchwood-lighting-new-lighting-business-unit#comments Lighting Mergers & Acquisitions Electrical Marketing&#039;s LiveWire Mon, 08 May 2017 20:33:00 +0000 34001 at http://electricalmarketing.com Revolution Lighting wins U.S. Navy certification for LED tubes http://electricalmarketing.com/blog/revolution-lighting-wins-us-navy-certification-led-tubes <div class="node-body blog-body">The certification gets Revolution an official part number that can be used throughout the fleet to order its LED tube.</div> <p><a href="http://electricalmarketing.com/blog/revolution-lighting-wins-us-navy-certification-led-tubes" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electricalmarketing.com/blog/revolution-lighting-wins-us-navy-certification-led-tubes#comments Lighting Electrical Marketing&#039;s LiveWire Fri, 28 Apr 2017 20:40:00 +0000 33931 at http://electricalmarketing.com <p>Photo by MCSN Craig Z. Rodarte/U.S. Navy via Getty Images</p> Leviton Rolls Recent Lighting Acquisitions Into New Lighting Business Unit http://electricalmarketing.com/lighting/leviton-rolls-recent-lighting-acquisitions-new-lighting-business-unit <div class="node-body article-body">This reorganization strategically aligns Leviton’s recent acquisitions of JCC, ConTech Lighting and Intense Lighting under one leadership team. </div> <p><a href="http://electricalmarketing.com/lighting/leviton-rolls-recent-lighting-acquisitions-new-lighting-business-unit" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electricalmarketing.com/lighting/leviton-rolls-recent-lighting-acquisitions-new-lighting-business-unit#comments Lighting News Fri, 28 Apr 2017 19:20:00 +0000 33811 at http://electricalmarketing.com Hubbell Takes Aim at Residential IoT Market with Acquisition of iDevices http://electricalmarketing.com/mergers-acquisitions/hubbell-takes-aim-residential-iot-market-acquisition-idevices <div class="node-body article-body">Christopher Allen, CEO and founder of iDevices, built his company around one of the first app-enabled inventions, the iGrill, a Bluetooth-enabled cooking thermometer. The iGrill laid the foundation for iDevices’ push into the connected home space.</div> <p><a href="http://electricalmarketing.com/mergers-acquisitions/hubbell-takes-aim-residential-iot-market-acquisition-idevices" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electricalmarketing.com/mergers-acquisitions/hubbell-takes-aim-residential-iot-market-acquisition-idevices#comments Global Lighting Mergers & Acquisitions Premium Fri, 28 Apr 2017 19:07:00 +0000 33801 at http://electricalmarketing.com Photo courtesy of iDevices Reuters: Schneider Electric, ABB vying for GE Industrial Solutions http://electricalmarketing.com/blog/reuters-schneider-electric-abb-vying-ge-industrial-solutions <div class="node-body blog-body">Reuters’ sources estimated the business could fetch as much as $3 billion.</div> <p><a href="http://electricalmarketing.com/blog/reuters-schneider-electric-abb-vying-ge-industrial-solutions" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electricalmarketing.com/blog/reuters-schneider-electric-abb-vying-ge-industrial-solutions#comments Distribution Equipment Global Industrial Electrical Marketing&#039;s LiveWire Fri, 21 Apr 2017 20:37:00 +0000 33921 at http://electricalmarketing.com Leviton Rolls Recent Acquisitions Into New Lighting Business Unit http://electricalmarketing.com/blog/leviton-rolls-recent-acquisitions-new-lighting-business-unit <div class="node-body blog-body">John Ranshaw, former president of Contech Lighting, will serve as vice president and general manager of the newly integrated Leviton Lighting Business Unit, focusing on continuing to expand Leviton’s lighting product offering, sales footprint</div> <p><a href="http://electricalmarketing.com/blog/leviton-rolls-recent-acquisitions-new-lighting-business-unit" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electricalmarketing.com/blog/leviton-rolls-recent-acquisitions-new-lighting-business-unit#comments Lighting Mergers & Acquisitions News Electrical Marketing&#039;s LiveWire Fri, 21 Apr 2017 16:57:00 +0000 33761 at http://electricalmarketing.com <p>Leviton lighting application image - flat panels.</p>