Cree to showcase LED lighting solutions at Lightfair

May 4, 2007
Date Announced: 04 May 2007 DURHAM, N.C. -- Cree, Inc. (Nasdaq: CREE - News), a leader in LED solid-state lighting components, today announced that it will showcase LED light for general illumination applications at Lightfair International, May 8-10, at Javits Convention Center in New York. In booth #2721, Cree will feature production and prototype models of streetlights and down lights using the company's XLamp® LEDs, demonstrating that the revolution in LED lighting is happening now."Companies have incorporated LEDs into different types of lighting fixtures for years -- with varying degrees of success. But those early efforts were just a ripple compared to the wave of products coming to market," notes Norbert Hiller, Cree general manager and vice president of lighting LEDs. "Cree's new XLamp XR-E LEDs, the first true lighting-class LEDs, have enabled this oncoming wave. In our Lightfair booth, you'll see new LED streetlights and down lights that prove Cree's high-performance, high-efficiency LED technology is ready for general illumination applications. Real products for the lighting revolution are being shown."Cree will demonstrate streetlights from: -- BetaLED ( -- IntenCity Lighting, Inc. ( -- Ledlight Group ( -- Relume ( -- Stanley ( will demonstrate down lights from: -- Beta-Kramer ( -- LED Lighting Fixtures ( -- Nebula Lighting Systems ( -- Panasonic Corporation ( -- Renaissance Lighting ( addition, Cree will demonstrate future possibilities for LED technology and lighting applications with an interactive lighting display based on its advanced display technology.


E-mail:[email protected]