Product Segments http://electricalmarketing.com/taxonomy/term/11518/more en MLS and Lighting Science Join Forces in New Private-Label Lighting Company http://electricalmarketing.com/blog/mls-and-lighting-science-join-forces-new-private-label-lighting-company <div class="node-body blog-body">The joint venture will operate under the name Global Value Lighting and will be based in Rhode Island, capitalizing on Lighting Science’s technology and intellectual property and MLS’s high-volume cost structure and scale.</div> <p><a href="http://electricalmarketing.com/blog/mls-and-lighting-science-join-forces-new-private-label-lighting-company" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electricalmarketing.com/blog/mls-and-lighting-science-join-forces-new-private-label-lighting-company#comments Lighting News Electrical Marketing&#039;s LiveWire Mon, 20 Mar 2017 18:45:00 +0000 33271 at http://electricalmarketing.com <p>Lighting Science&#39;s LSPro LED filament bulb.</p> CALiPER Snapshot finds LED troffer performance matching fluorescents http://electricalmarketing.com/blog/caliper-snapshot-finds-led-troffer-performance-matching-fluorescents <div class="node-body blog-body">The database now has almost four times the number of products listed in its previous troffer Snapshot report in 2014.</div> <p><a href="http://electricalmarketing.com/blog/caliper-snapshot-finds-led-troffer-performance-matching-fluorescents" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electricalmarketing.com/blog/caliper-snapshot-finds-led-troffer-performance-matching-fluorescents#comments Lighting Electrical Marketing&#039;s LiveWire Mon, 20 Mar 2017 16:04:00 +0000 33241 at http://electricalmarketing.com DOE introduces new specifier tool for LED Lighting Facts database http://electricalmarketing.com/blog/doe-introduces-new-specifier-tool-led-lighting-facts-database <div class="node-body blog-body">The specification tool provides a customized platform for specifiers to search and filter products in the LED Lighting Facts database and manage lighting projects. </div> <p><a href="http://electricalmarketing.com/blog/doe-introduces-new-specifier-tool-led-lighting-facts-database" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electricalmarketing.com/blog/doe-introduces-new-specifier-tool-led-lighting-facts-database#comments Lighting Electrical Marketing&#039;s LiveWire Fri, 17 Mar 2017 15:58:00 +0000 33231 at http://electricalmarketing.com ABB Announces $60M Investment in U.S. Market Expansion Plus New IoT Systems http://electricalmarketing.com/distribution-equipment/abb-announces-60m-investment-us-market-expansion-plus-new-iot-systems <div class="node-body article-body">In total, with additional investments in the sales team, logistics and other product development, ABB said it has invested more than $100 million in the U.S. market alone since its $3.9 billion purchase of Thomas & Betts.</div> <p><a href="http://electricalmarketing.com/distribution-equipment/abb-announces-60m-investment-us-market-expansion-plus-new-iot-systems" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electricalmarketing.com/distribution-equipment/abb-announces-60m-investment-us-market-expansion-plus-new-iot-systems#comments Distribution Equipment News Premium Fri, 17 Mar 2017 14:09:00 +0000 33131 at http://electricalmarketing.com <p>ABB announced the opening of its new facility in Senatobia, MS, last October. The 85,000-square-foot facility will produce ABB Tmax XT molded case circuit breakers and the ABB Emax 2 air circuit breaker, which were previously manufactured overseas.</p> Photo courtesy of ABB Omni Cable to Help Schneider, Eaton Establish Channel for Molded-Case Breakers http://electricalmarketing.com/distribution-equipment/omni-cable-help-schneider-eaton-establish-channel-molded-case-breakers <div class="node-body article-body">A key consideration for Omni Cable was making sure its customers would be comfortable with it expanding into the breaker market.</div> <p><a href="http://electricalmarketing.com/distribution-equipment/omni-cable-help-schneider-eaton-establish-channel-molded-case-breakers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electricalmarketing.com/distribution-equipment/omni-cable-help-schneider-eaton-establish-channel-molded-case-breakers#comments Distribution Equipment Distributors News Premium Fri, 17 Mar 2017 13:57:00 +0000 33121 at http://electricalmarketing.com Photo by Fox Photos/Getty Images Forest Lighting Partners with EnOcean on Lighting Controls http://electricalmarketing.com/blog/forest-lighting-partners-enocean-lighting-controls <div class="node-body blog-body">EnOcean energy-harvesting wireless controls will be broadly applied in Forest Lighting’s new LED troffers, LED flat panels and other lighting fixtures.</div> <p><a href="http://electricalmarketing.com/blog/forest-lighting-partners-enocean-lighting-controls" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electricalmarketing.com/blog/forest-lighting-partners-enocean-lighting-controls#comments Lighting News Electrical Marketing&#039;s LiveWire Mon, 13 Mar 2017 16:14:00 +0000 33081 at http://electricalmarketing.com Consortium Finalizes Acquisition of Ledvance http://electricalmarketing.com/blog/consortium-finalizes-acquisition-ledvance <div class="node-body blog-body">Based on an agreement with Osram, Ledvance will continue to use the Osram brand name for its products (and Sylvania for its U.S. and Canada markets). </div> <p><a href="http://electricalmarketing.com/blog/consortium-finalizes-acquisition-ledvance" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electricalmarketing.com/blog/consortium-finalizes-acquisition-ledvance#comments Lighting Mergers & Acquisitions Electrical Marketing&#039;s LiveWire Mon, 06 Mar 2017 20:22:00 +0000 33051 at http://electricalmarketing.com Omni Cable Gets Into Breakers with Authorizations from Eaton and Schneider http://electricalmarketing.com/blog/omni-cable-gets-breakers-authorizations-eaton-and-schneider <div class="node-body blog-body">Omni Cable said it has signed agreements with two of the industry’s largest manufacturers of molded case circuit breakers making Omni an authorized distributor. </div> <p><a href="http://electricalmarketing.com/blog/omni-cable-gets-breakers-authorizations-eaton-and-schneider" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electricalmarketing.com/blog/omni-cable-gets-breakers-authorizations-eaton-and-schneider#comments Distribution Equipment News Electrical Marketing&#039;s LiveWire Fri, 03 Mar 2017 18:26:00 +0000 33041 at http://electricalmarketing.com San Diego Partners with GE to Go Smart with Street Lighting Network http://electricalmarketing.com/blog/san-diego-partners-ge-go-smart-street-lighting-network <div class="node-body blog-body">Working in partnership with Current, powered by GE, the city will transform its street lighting into a connected digital infrastructure collecting real-time sensor data that can help with services such as directing drivers to open parking spaces or helping first responders during an emergency.</div> <p><a href="http://electricalmarketing.com/blog/san-diego-partners-ge-go-smart-street-lighting-network" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electricalmarketing.com/blog/san-diego-partners-ge-go-smart-street-lighting-network#comments California Project Watch Lighting Green Business News Electrical Marketing&#039;s LiveWire Mon, 27 Feb 2017 23:32:00 +0000 32941 at http://electricalmarketing.com <p>Photo: Whoismanu, CC BY-SA 3.0, via Wikimedia Commons</p> Solar Lighting Manufacturers SolarOne, Inovus Join Forces http://electricalmarketing.com/blog/solar-lighting-manufacturers-solarone-inovus-join-forces <div class="node-body blog-body">The deal brings Inovus Solar’s technology, project pipeline, brand and other assets into SolarOne, including all personnel. </div> <p><a href="http://electricalmarketing.com/blog/solar-lighting-manufacturers-solarone-inovus-join-forces" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://electricalmarketing.com/blog/solar-lighting-manufacturers-solarone-inovus-join-forces#comments Lighting Green Business News Electrical Marketing&#039;s LiveWire Mon, 27 Feb 2017 23:22:00 +0000 32931 at http://electricalmarketing.com