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What Great Pool Lighting Is All About

With all eyes on swimming legend Michael Phelps at the Summer Olympics in Rio this month, it seems fitting to detail what great pool lighting is all about.  By Jeff Gatzow ndoor pools are hard on lighting fixtures. The exposure to a warm and humid...

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Enlargin’ Your 4th Quarter Margin

Although it is the dog days of summer, let’s fast-forward to focus on the last quarter of the year — which can make a tremendous impact on your year-end bottom line — by increasing customers’ holiday spending in your store ere are many...

Acclaim Lighting, Inc. Acquires Assets Of Trend Lighting Corp.

Acclaim Lighting, Inc. Acquires Assets Of Trend...

Acclaim Lighting, Inc. Acquires Assets Of Trend Lighting Corp. For those residential lighting industry members who did not see the signage in the former Trend Lighting showroom at the Dallas Market Center at June Market, Acclaim Lighting, Inc...

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IMC announces Leasing Changes

International Market Centers announces Leasing Changes International Market Centers (IMC) has announced that two veteran leasing agents –Ron Radin and Holly Allred – will assume new roles for the company. Intended to establish cross-campus and...

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IALD Adds New Professional Members

International Association of Lighting Designers Adds New Professional Members The International Association of Lighting Designers (IALD) has welcomed the following Professional level members to its membership: Hamrah Ghashghaei of Hamrah Ghashghaei...

Millennials Outspend Others on Kitchen & Bath Remodels

Millennials Outspend Others on Kitchen and Bath...

Millennials Outspend Others on Kitchen and Bath Remodels According to a new study by the National Kitchen & Bath Association (NKBA), Millennials are investing 42 percent more when remodeling their bathrooms and spend 17 percent more in their...

Soraa’s MR16 GU10 LED Lamps Light Madame Tussauds

Soraa’s MR16 GU10 LED Lamps Light Madame...

Soraa’s LED Lighting Brings Celebrities to Life at Madame Tussauds Visitors can step into the spotlight with their favorite celebrities at Madame Tussauds™ San Francisco. Wax figures of iconic celebrities, such as Jennifer Aniston and Anne...

Las Vegas Market Launches C11 Permanent Showroom Floor

Las Vegas Market Boasts Biggest Temp Section Ever

Las Vegas Market has announced the largest-ever number of temporary exhibitors The Las Vegas Market has announced the largest-ever number of temporary exhibitors, with more than 500 companies showcased in four venues – Pavilions 1 and 2 (gift and...

Light Bulbs Etc. Opens LED Experience Center

Light Bulbs Etc. Opens LED Experience Center

Innovative LED Experience Center Unveiled at Light Bulbs Etc. in California   Last week was the official ribbon-cutting for Light Bulbs Etc.’s LED Experience Center inside its Costa Mesa showroom and featuring displays specifically engineered...

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Dale Tiffany Names Steve Crawford as VP/Sales...

Dale Tiffany Names Steve Crawford as VP/Sales & Marketing, Opens 2 Showrooms Steve Crawford has returned to California-based Tiffany and art glass lighting and accessories manufacturer Dale Tiffany to help the company embark on its largest...

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Editors Letter July 2016

t’s not just election campaigns stirring up feelings of national pride and support for domestic manufacturing, there is an emphasis in many areas affecting consumers regarding the benefits of shopping locally, eating organically, community &...

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Healthy Oasis

In the second-largest city of Abu Dhabi in the United Arab Emirates, the cutting-edge design of a proposed bio-climatic healthcare facility received a lot of attention internationally. or a variety of reasons, many American and...

Ferruccio Laviani created an installation for Foscarini

Challenging The Mind Using Large-Scale...

To celebrate New York Design Week, Italian designer Ferruccio Laviani created an installation for Foscarini that challenges the mind using large-scale fixtures specified for hospitality projects. pon stepping into the Foscarini Spazio showroom in...

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Montréal’s Mile End District Welcomes Le...

Montréal’s renowned Mile End district welcomes a new lighting showroom to this artistic neighborhood. ince the 1980s, the Mile End district of Montréal, Canada, has drawn artists, musicians, writers, and filmmakers and is home to art galleries...

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Could Lack of Sleep Have Your Customers Seeing...

While it may not seem obvious as to why, light can play a role in our health by disrupting our sleep cycles.  xtensive research now shows that specific light waves can directly suppress the production of melatonin, which then affects our sleep...