Cree adds new companies to Solution Provider network

April 19, 2008
The company says the addition of 7 new companies to its Solution Provider Network will accelerate LED adoption and reduce costs.
Cree Inc. has announced that seven new value-added solution providers have joined its Solution Provider network. The program, created in November 2007 (see news), now includes 21 LED companies that provide products, services, consulting and assembly.

The network offers Cree XLamp LED customers a full range of LED lighting-system design assistance and solutions to help accelerate time-to-market and reduce product development costs. Network members work closely with Cree to help ensure alignment of technologies.

Members are chosen based on their history of collaborating successfully with customers. The latest additions to the Cree Solution Provider network are:

"The world is seeking high-quality LED lighting now. Creating lighting-class LED systems requires new resources and areas of expertise," said Bob Pollock, Cree senior VP of sales.

Cree Solution Providers offer a wide range of LED lighting services, including design consulting, customized design, LED engines, turnkey solutions, sub-assembly and complete assembly.