enLIGHTenment – The Lighting Industry Trade Publication

Category - Editor’s Note

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Editor’s Note 5/1/2015

irst of all, I’d like to thank everyone who took the time to nominate the manufacturer, retailer, and sales representative they admire for our annual Legends, Leaders & Luminaries...

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Why Basic Doesn’t Cut It

We live in a world where cars have been engineered to parallel park themselves, robot vacuum cleaners can sweep our floors unattended, and smart phones have lived up to their name by...

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The Era of Style

There’s an interesting paradigm going on. While the U.S. has been in the throes of a multi-year Recession, it seems like the average consumer’s Style IQ has gone way up. Whether...

Lucky 13

The year 2013 almost sounds unlucky, doesn’t it? Besides all the talk of a fiscal cliff looming, there are promising indications on the horizon for the home furnishings and lighting...

A Senior Moment

Did you know that every eight seconds, someone in America will turn 50 years old? In 2012, the nation’s population of people aged 50 and over is estimated to reach 100 million. And...

On the Right Track

We all know that builders love recessed lighting, but too often these fixtures are installed in a general grid pattern instead of a carefully laid out lighting plan that takes into account...

Mirror, Mirror on the Wall

Mirror, mirror on the wall, you are the fastest-growing home décor segment of them all! Not only is the category gaining popularity among homeowners, but many lighting showrooms are...