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2015 Philadelphia-Gift-Show

Philly Gift Show Has 13% Increase in Attendance

Celebrating its 20th edition, the Philadelphia Gift Show at the Greater Philadelphia Expo Center – held January 17 to 20 – recorded a 13% increase in attendance over last winter’s show. New product and service initiatives attracted retailers...

Lighting By Gregory Contest Winners Dan A. Endara

Lighting by Gregory Announces Interior Design...

New York City-based retailer & distributor Lighting by Gregory (LBG) has announced the winner of its LBG Design Competition (#LBGDesignCompetition), which was open to new and established interior designers. The challenge was to propose a...

Tailored Lighting's SoLux Lights Iconic Church Artwork

Tailored Lighting’s SoLux Lights Iconic...

After commissioning artist Tom Clark to paint new artwork for its walls, the management at Holy Spirit Greek Orthodox Church, located in Rochester, N.Y., chose a new light source to illuminate the iconic images. The maker of SoLux natural daylight...

Las Vegas Market to Open Sunday

Las Vegas Market Shifts Winter 2016 Market Dates

After buyers and exhibitors were expressing panic at the thought of how to attend/exhibit at both the International Lighting Market in Dallas and the Las Vegas Market next January, when both events were scheduled to run at the same time, the...

Dallas Market Center

Dallas Market Center Promotes Cole Daugherty...

Executives at the Dallas Market Center (DMC) have announced two promotions: Cole Daugherty is now Senior Vice President/Marketing Communications and Amy Galindo is VP/Market Services. In Daugherty’s new role, he will oversee content and creative...

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Emergent Technologies Institute Underway

Florida Gulf Cost University (FGCU) officials in Fort Myers held groundbreaking ceremonies for the Emergent Technologies Institute (ETI), a new research campus that will team academics and private sector partners to study and incubate renewable...

Facebook Vs Your Website

Rethinking Your Social Media Strategy

In a white paper he wrote for Forrester Research, Nate Elliott explains why the “old” rules for how to use social media are no longer working — and what to do about it. ot that long ago, companies were told that all they needed to do to forge...

Philips LED Lighting-Madison Square-Garden

Madison Square Garden LED Makover

New York City’s iconic Madison Square Garden completes its $1-billion renovation with an LED lighting system facelift. ollowing Manhattan’s most famous concert & sports venue’s unprecedented three-year transformation, executives at Madison...

Best Residential Lighting 2014

Editors Pick: The Best of 2014

    Van Teal: The highly versatile Chairman table lamp artfully mixes a classic open-weave style in an Ink Well finish with a Clear Polished acrylic mounting that provides contemporary flair. The 26”-high lamp is topped by an Oatmeal...

26th ARTS Awards

26th Annual ARTS Awards

The 26th annual ARTS Awards lauded the best companies in the home décor industry and consisting of nearly 20 categories.

International-Dark-Sky

Dark Sky: Protecting The Night Sky

  ast month, New York Senator Carl L. Marcellino (R) announced his legislation to curtail light pollution from State-owned buildings was signed into law (Chapter 512) by Governor Andrew Cuomo. To reduce the unintended lighting of the sky, the new...

enLightenment: Residential Lighting News

In Memoriam – Julia Haag of SS-Sales Inc...

Born in Bedford England, Julia emigrated to the U.S. in 1975 and moved to the Richmond, Va. area. She lost her battle with lung cancer and passed peacefully at home on January 26. She was preceded in death by her parents Joan Rutter, Jim Djengiz...

Outdoor-Lighting-and-Accessories

Landscape Lighting & Accessories: Spring 2015

The outdoor living trend is still incredibly popular — even in the most northern areas.  Here is a sampling of products that can help homeowners enjoy the backyard at all hours. CSL®  The simple and clean designs of the LED Steplight...

CIVILIGHT- enLIGHTenment News

Civilight North America Launches Rep Network

Cary, N.C.-based Civilight North America has announced a manufacturer’s rep network that spans coast to coast throughout the United States and Canada. The network consists of 30 leading Commercial, Industrial & Showroom rep agencies that are...