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Residential Design Trends 2014

Spring 2014 Interior Design Trends – Unexpected

Today’s designs may be pared down, but they offer a unique twist in either the materials finish, or trim detail.  Phillips Collection: This inspirational vignette blends several hot trends: a pop of color on the Seatbelt chairs, the unlikely pairing of resin and wood on the Glitz stools (which also serve as accent tables), and […]

Lighting for Tomorrow

Lighting for Tomorrow 2014 Competition Launched

Lighting for Tomorrow 2014 Competition Launched Energy efficient lighting design competition features lighting controls, LED fixtures, retrofit kits, replacement lamps, and OLED fixtures   Lighting for Tomorrow launched its twelfth consecutive annual competition at the Dallas Market, January 15-19. In 2014, Lighting for Tomorrow is looking for products that meet market price points as part […]

European Residential Lighting Style

New Face of American Design: How to Sell European & American Style

Experts explain the differences between Modern lighting design in America versus Europe and the changing landscape affecting both markets today.   Although steeped in a cultural heritage centuries older than the U.S., Europe has long enjoyed the leading role in shaping the contemporary design direction of lighting while offering a bold and playful approach to […]

Hong Kong Lighting Fair 2013

Brisk Business at Hong Kong Lighting Fair October 2013

There was a high percentage of North Americans and Europeans visiting the show to see the latest developments in LED technology.   When it comes to LED and lighting technology these days, breakthroughs and improvements are occurring at such an incredible pace that many distributors and manufacturers who are importing and utilizing these products, respectively, […]

NEMA Announces 2014 Board of Governors

NEMA Announces 2014 Board of Governors

The Rosslyn, Va.-based National Electrical Manufacturers Association (NEMA) elected Christopher B. Curtis, President & CEO/North America of Schneider Electric, as Chairman of the 2014 Board of Governors at its recent annual meeting in Palm Beach, Florida. Other officers are First Vice Chairman Thomas Gross, Vice Chairman & COO/Electrical Sector for Eaton; Second Vice Chairwoman Maryrose […]


American Lighting Association Appoints Eric Jacobson President

The American Lighting Association’s (ALA) Board of Governors voted unanimously to name Eric Jacobson as its new President, following the retirement of Dick Upton in January 2015.  Jacobson has served as VP/Membership Development Services & Administration since coming on board as part of the “New ALA” in January 1994. After Upton’s retirement announcement during the […]

Tech Lighting Kim Kil Midwest Region Sales Manager

Tech Lighting Hires Kim Kil As Midwest Region Sales Manager

Tech Lighting has appointed 13-year lighting industry veteran Kim Kil as Midwest Region Sales Manager. “Kim’s experience in working with showroom managers, architects, engineers, lighting designers, and distributors gives her a unique view of the market landscape and makes her a valuable addition to our team,” notes VP/Sales for Tech & LBL Steve Hurley. Kil’s […]

Energy Partnering With Utilities Style

Making the Most of Utility Programs

 Informing customers about any state or local monetary incentives to make more energy-efficient lighting choices could be a win-win opportunity for your store.    Next month, Daylight Savings Time ends and there is more darkness than light in our 24-hour days. This inevitable occurrence is the ideal time to advertise your showroom’s expertise on the […]

Lighting for Tomorrow

Lighting for Tomorrow 2013 Winners Announced

Lighting for Tomorrow 2013 Awards Announced!   The winners of the much-anticipated annual Lighting for Tomorrow competition were announced at the American Lighting Association (ALA) Conference in Lost Pines, Tx., and included both companies that are not widely known in the residential side of the lighting industry as well as those more familiar to distributors. […]

August 2013 Residential Lighting and Home Accessories

August 2013 Residential Showroom Lighting and Home Accessories

 Residential Lighting and Home Accessories for the summer of 2013. Featuring stylish residential lighting and home accessories by LBL, Crystorama, Custom Furiturela, Feiss Eangee, Noir Furniture and more. The Hot Seat The red Lips Sofa will make a bold statement in a contemporary room. It measures 36” high x 90” long x 30” in diameter. […]