LEDs Magazine News & Insights - Feb 21st, 2024
Industry news, commentary, research, and applications in LED and solid-state lighting technology and markets
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February 21, 2024

In the weekly News & Insights, Mark Halper reports signs of improvement for both Fagerhult and Glamox. The Scandinavian lighting companies have both indicated that retrofit business continues to power orders due to the phase-out of fluorescent lights. We also feature a Product Spotlight on some products and services that demonstrate advances and megatrends outlined for Light + Building. Meanwhile, we're excited about the prospects for in-person networking and discussions at LightSPEC West this April!

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Along with it goes smart lighting, which abets energy savings and profit margins. It overrides a fourth quarter sales and profit drop in the financial results. Meanwhile, no more horticulture.

LightSPEC West returns to Anaheim this April 17-18. Join thousands of specifiers and buyers of commercial and residential lighting and controls. Showcasing a wide range of products and services vital to building designers, owners, and operators, the two-day expo includes networking events, product showcases, and CEC accredited educational sessions. 

Attendees can take advantage of CEU programming, product demonstrations, and networking opportunities during the two-day event centered on architectural lighting in the built environment.
Brown and his wife grew the business from their family home in the 1950s, turning the small component sales agency into a well-known, one-stop firm for lighting OEMs.
Fluorescent bans and energy reduction drives are boosting sales. Costs and currency remain a challenge.
A selection of products highlighting trends at the Light + Building tradeshow in Frankfurt, Germany (March 3–8, 2024).
Distributor offers more than 1,600 ams Osram products, with devices for vital sign monitoring taking center stage.
Combining sound-absorption panels and LED lighting created a design that evokes a tech-focused aesthetic.
As of August 2023, most incandescent and halogen light bulbs are banned from sale. Fluorescents are headed down the same path. What are the options for building owners and managers?