E.L.K. Lighting Acquires Artistic Lighting & Designs
Nesquehoning, Pa.-based E.L.K. Lighting Inc. has bought certain assets of Norcross, Ga.-based outdoor lighting company Artistic Lighting & Designs, LLC. The purchase was made through its sister corporation, Mount Summit Lighting Inc. Mt. Summit finalized the transaction in May. The Artistic line will expand the outdoor product category available from the E.L.K. Lighting Group of companies. In collaboration, the companies will leverage Artistic’s advantage of being one of the few remaining suppliers of solid brass outdoor lanterns in the industry.
Artistic’s operations will be consolidated into E.L.K.’s facilities in Pennsylvania, where an internal support structure of customer service and project coordinators has been established to provide greater support and resources for customers. “I am thrilled for our customers, who will benefit from new designs, improved inventory levels, and flexibility along with combined deliveries with our other brands for greater cost savings,” explains Bradford Smith CEO, E.L.K. Lighting Inc. “The combined expertise and resources of both entities will establish us as the industry’s premier outdoor lighting provider”, he remarks.