Associations en ANSI Introduces New Lamp Base and Holder Standards for Tubular LEDs <div class="node-body blog-body">The National Electrical Manufacturers Association (NEMA) said that ANSI Accredited Standards Committee C81 revised two standards for the lighting industry regarding lamp bases and lamp holders for tubular LED (T-LED) lamps.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Associations Lighting Electrical Marketing&#039;s LiveWire Tue, 21 Feb 2017 19:46:00 +0000 32871 at <p>Image courtesy of Deltavation</p> NAED launches EPEC Automation <div class="node-body blog-body">The series of online modules and workbooks provide a hands-on experience. </div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Associations Industrial Industrial Automation Distributors Electrical Marketing&#039;s LiveWire Thu, 05 Jan 2017 15:50:00 +0000 32251 at NEMRA Finalizes Industry Point of Sale and Point of Transfer Reporting Standards <div class="node-body article-body">NEMRA last week released a new set of standards to govern the reporting of Point of Sale (POS)/Point of Transfer (POT) information between distributors and manufacturers.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Associations Independent Reps News Premium Fri, 04 Nov 2016 16:27:00 +0000 31331 at .(Photo by Dan Kitwood/Getty Images) NEMA reaches out to Middle East on standards and market access <div class="node-body blog-body">In August, NEMA staff met with Taha Alshareef, commercial officer at the Royal Embassy of Saudi Arabia to the U.S. to discuss the kingdom’s National Transformation Program</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Associations Electrical Marketing&#039;s LiveWire Thu, 03 Nov 2016 16:59:00 +0000 31401 at NAED Foundation Launches Annual Fundraising Campaign <div class="node-body blog-body">The foundation for more than 45 years has provided members with educational tools, including new education courses on local recruitment, recruitment with social media, and an introduction to the electrical distribution business.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Associations Fri, 07 Oct 2016 16:00:00 +0000 30911 at IDEA Highlights Manufacturer Data Quality Achievements <div class="node-body blog-body">More than 50 manufacturer accounts have attained programmatic quality (“excellence”) for at least 95% of their items in the group’s Industry Data Warehouse (IDW)</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Associations Data Service Providers Electrical Marketing&#039;s LiveWire Fri, 07 Oct 2016 15:58:00 +0000 30901 at American Lighting Association Cancels 2016 Conference Due to Zika Concerns <div class="node-body blog-body">“This decision was based on the health risks outlined by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and the World Health Organization."</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Associations Lighting News Electrical Marketing&#039;s LiveWire Thu, 07 Jul 2016 15:05:00 +0000 29251 at IDEA Moves Toward Future with Agreement to Hire Stibo Systems to Upgrade the IDW <div class="node-body article-body">The electrical industry’s association-owned master database of product information is coming in for a major overhaul. The Industry Data Exchange Association (IDEA) announced a partnership with Stibo Systems to rebuild IDEA’s Industry Data Warehouse (IDW) on Stibo’s master data management platform STEP Trailblazer.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Associations Ecommerce News Premium Fri, 10 Jun 2016 20:28:00 +0000 28761 at Senate Passes Energy Bill, NEMA Applauds <div class="node-body blog-body">The Senate and House must now reconcile differences between their two bills before passing final legislation to send to President Obama for his signature.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Associations Energy Manufacturers Electrical Marketing&#039;s LiveWire Wed, 20 Apr 2016 18:49:00 +0000 27911 at IDEA Marks Manufacturer Milestones in Data Certification Program Excellence <div class="node-body article-body">Industry Data Exchange Association, Inc. (IDEA), Arlington, Va., recently announced the first quality milestone of its Data Certification Program. Twenty two electrical manufacturers have achieved programmatic excellence.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Associations Ecommerce News Premium Fri, 25 Mar 2016 21:18:00 +0000 27481 at