enLIGHTenment – The Lighting Industry Trade Publication

Category - Editor’s Note


Editor’s Letter April 2016

It’s a Small World After All… That annoying song from our childhood actually sums up the state of global design rather nicely. More evidence that the world is getting “smaller” was...


Editor’s Letter March 2016

hat’s gotten into consumers these days? While neutral color schemes dominate kitchen décor, 60 percent of the hundreds of design professionals interviewed by the National Kitchen &...


Editor’s Letter December 2015

ighting showrooms, interior designers, home décor dealers, and those in the architectural community are wrapping up a great year when it comes to steady sales and bringing profitability...

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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...


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...


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...