Thomas Research Products Moves Into New Facility

Thomas Research Products Moves Into New Facility

Elgin, Ill.-based Thomas Research Products (TRP) – a manufacturer of high-performance LED drivers and LED light engines – has moved to a new larger headquarters and distribution facility. The key benefit for customers is the expanded warehouse and shipping areas, which allow for increased volume and efficiency. TRP already maintains a comprehensive inventory of LED […]

3M Invests in MSi Lighting

3M Invests in MSi Lighting

St. Paul, Minn.-based 3M has invested in MSi Lighting, headquartered in Boca Raton, Florida. The two companies have been working together for the past year on a line of LED lights for multiple applications. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed. “3M’s Light Management platform enables the company to manipulate light in different ways, and […]

My Guildmaster Story Contest

Guildmaster Launches “My Guildmaster Story” Contest

Springfield, Mo.-based GuildMaster has announced a contest that encourages buyers to submit their favorite stories of how GuildMaster pieces have enhanced their lives. This contest is the next phase of the “Stories Made by Hand” marketing campaign that started earlier this year. Buyers will have the opportunity to share their stories by visiting the GuildMaster […]

Legrand Supplier Of The Year

Crescent Electric Names Legrand As Supplier Of The Year

Syracuse, N.Y.-based Crescent Electric Supply Company (Crescent Electric) has named Legrand®, a leading provider of electrical wiring devices and home systems, as its Supplier of the Year for the Pass & Seymour® product line. Legrand was competing against 600 other vendors, all represented by Crescent Electric, including most major brands. The company set stringent requirements […]


Sea Gull Lighting Achieves Preferred Manufacturer Status at HomeSphere

Lakewood, Colo.-based HomeSphere Inc. has announced that Sea Gull Lighting will join BRI, its digital lead-generation and customer loyalty platform, opening up new revenue opportunities for the brand. HomeSphere will introduce builders to thousands of Sea Gull Lighting products across 39 decorative collections and 850+ lighting fixtures and ceiling fans that are offered in ENERGY […]


ALA Appoints Justin Neumann as Vice President of Government Affairs

The American Lighting Association (ALA), headquartered in Dallas, has hired Justin E. Neumann as VP/Government Affairs. He is currently the Director/Government Relations with the National Electrical Manufacturers Association (NEMA) and a graduate of Brigham Young University, earning a bachelor’s degree in Political Science. Neumann has gained significant experience with lighting issues from his work at […]

Maxim Lighting Products to Aid Habitat for Humanity

Maxim Lighting Products to Aid Habitat for Humanity

In a special promotion to benefit Habitat for Humanity, online retailer is partnering with the manufacturer of Maxim Lighting and ET2 Contemporary brands to offer a 15% discount on lighting fixtures, donating $5 of each purchase to Habitat for Humanity. Lighting New York chose Habitat for Humanity as its charitable cause because of the […]

Juvenile Teen Products Spring 2014

(Almost) All Grown Up: Juvenile Teen Products Spring 2014

Young people today have a variety of aesthetic tastes. Some prefer whimsical designs while others choose styles that seem surprisingly sophisticated. Here are examples of both for your showroom.   Adesso: Budding filmmakers will be delighted by the 13”-high Click LED desk lamp featuring a matte black metal camera body with chrome accents. A 5-watt LED […]

Coffman Home Decor Wins MaxLite Re-Stocking Sweepstakes

Coffman Home Decor Wins MaxLite Re-Stocking Sweepstakes

MaxLite has announced that Elkton, Ky.-based Coffman Home Decor is the winner of the company’s fourth quarter 2013 “MaxLED® Re-Stocking Program Sweepstakes” and received an Apple iPad 2 with wi-fi. “The MaxLED Re-Stocking Program Sweepstakes has generated substantial excitement and success from our customers across the nation,” says Richard Matthews, MaxLite’s regional VP/Sales for the […]


ASFD to Announce Scholarship Winner at Spring High Point

High Point, N.C.-based American Society of Furniture Designers (ASFD) has announced its first annual Touching Lives by Design merit scholarship. The program rewards academic excellence among furniture design majors and is open to full-time college sophomores and juniors enrolled in an accredited college design program. “ASFD is pleased to be able to offer this scholarship […]