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Fashion Forward: The Relaunch of Feiss

Feiss and Monte Carlo welcome 2012 with new branding, new looks, and a brand new joint Dallas showroom. Stepping over the threshold of the new Feiss/Monte Carlo showroom, retailers will immediately notice a change. First of all, the grand entrance has been revamped to make retailers feel even more at home.  “Our customers mean everything […]

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Walgreens & The Fresh Market Win GE Lighting’s Retail Awards

More than 45 retailers from across North America attended GE Lighting’s 3rd annual LED & Energy Efficient Lighting Trends for Retail conference at the lighting company’s global headquarters in East Cleveland, Ohio last week to share best practices, learn about new technologies, and discuss emerging trends that can deliver immediate and sustained environmental and financial […]

Colonial Electric

The History of Colonial Electric

Colonial Electric Company began operations in the early 1900s at 10th and Vine St. in Philadelphia. With more than one million residents as of 1915, Philadelphia was the country’s largest city at that time. As the city’s electrical demands increased through the middle of the century, Colonial responded and flourished. By 1970, Philadelphia’s population was […]

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Phillips Lighting & Home: Getting More From Less

This ARTS Award-winning lighting showroom downsized in order to operate more efficiently and increase profit

Pappas Design Studio Redesigns Quebec Mall

Meyda & Cooper Lighting Add Sparkle to Quebec Mall’s Redesign

Selected to create a contemporary retail interior that would draw traffic and appeal to a multitude of affluent consumers, Pappas Design Studio of Montreal was retained to redesign the Champlain Mall (aka Mail Champlain) in Brossard, Quebec. The mall is visited by more than 7 million customers annually and is owned by Ivanhoe Cambridge, a […]

Xicato LED Lights

Would You Like Fries With Those Xicato LEDs?

When it came time to specify the lighting in the McCafé McDonald’s® franchise in Dundalk, Md.,the franchise owner wanted a sustainable, energy- efficient lighting solution that provided a warm and inviting look and feel to the newly built store. Selecting the right color temperature to match the McCafé’s color scheme was crucial. Therefore, 3000K was […]

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A “Capitol” Success: A Look at Capitol Lighting

  A lot has happened since 1924, when electrical contractor and recent emigree from Austria-Hungary Max Lebersfeld opened a modest lighting shop in Newark, New Jersey. Operating a store during The Great Depression and one World War was daunting enough, but then came numerous recessions and Goliath-sized competition from big box stores that ultimately crushed […]

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How Lights Fantastic Used Groupon To Increase Business

Jon Sayah, owner of Lights Fantastic in Texas, had just substantially renovated his Dallas store and wanted to entice everyone in the community to see it. He started the evaluation process by examining how much the company had spent historically on advertising each year. With an average annual budget of $100,000, Sayah found that newspaper […]

Seasonal Displays Bonus Content

Creative Merchandising With Gayle Maccia

A well-known stylist tells lighting retailers how to create a Fall-themed display window

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Seasonal Display Ideas With Gayle Maccia

Inspirational ideas for creating a store display window that stops people in their tracks