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Randy Eller to Receive ARTS Awards Academy of...

Dallas Market Center, producer of the ARTS Awards, and ART, the creative home furnishings network, today announced that Randy Eller will receive the Academy of Achievement honor at the 29th annual ARTS Awards. The ARTS Awards, presented each January...

Legrand’s ‘Elle’ Program Holds Fundraiser to...

Legrand North America, a leader in power, light, and data technologies for homes, workplaces and data centers, has recently raised more than $16,000 (USD) for Building Homes for Heroes, which will be used towards the construction of new homes for...

Legrand’s ‘Elle’ Program Hold Fundraiser to...

Legrand North America, an innovation leader in power, light and data technologies for homes, workplaces and data centers, is proud to announce they’ve recently raised more than $16,000 (USD) for Building Homes for Heroes, which will be used towards...

New Showroom Buildings Set to Debut in High Point

New Sources Debuting in IHFC for Fall High Point...

Eighteen companies will make their International Home Furnishings Center (IHFC) debut at fall High Point Market, offering a cross-category roster of new lines to buyers and designers from October 14 – 18, 2017. “IHFC has something for every High...

Editors Note October 2017

hether it was my recent experience as a judge for the annual Lighting for Tomorrow Awards or by serving as a panelist for an educational session on the Connected Home during last month’s ALA Conference, it’s become clear to me that the industry is...

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ALA Relaunches Web Site

uring its September conference, the American Lighting Association (ALA) announced that it will launch a new Web site, complete with updated content, a mobile-friendly design, plus a new system for accessing ALA’s online courses. The site will be...

Why It’s “Smart” to Offer the Connected Home

The terms “smart home” and “the connected home” were emphasized throughout the ALA Conference — and with good reason. According to industry experts, the success of lighting distributors could very well rely upon how well they assimilate this...

Natural Magic — Profile of Designer Mery...

er installations currently grace corporations and organizations from Europe to the U.S. and Mexico, plus she was an invited speaker at the closing ceremonies for the United Nation’s International Year of Light 2015 in Mexico. Mery Crystal Ra’s...

Lighting For Tomorrow Today

The 15th annual Lighting for Tomorrow competition challenged manufacturers to develop residential lighting products that successfully incorporate advances in both design and energy efficiency. The goal? To showcase exceptional new products that meet...

What I Learned from Judging the LFT Awards

It was an incredible learning experience participating as a judge in this year’s Lighting for Tomorrow competition. his year there was an unprecedented amount of interest – an initial estimate of nearly 200 product submissions – for the 17th annual...

Expanding Market Research

To stay on par with the other segments in retail, lighting stores must embrace the digital marketplace in order to grow. ith all the news about retail stores giving up physical spaces and how the ease of online shopping has fueled that fire, it is...

Judges Announced for 29th Annual ARTS Awards

DALLAS – September 18, 2017 – Dallas Market Center, producer of the ARTS Awards, and ART, the creative home furnishings network, today announced the panel of independent judges for the 29th annual ARTS Awards. The ARTS Awards, presented...

2017 ALA Conference Rated a Unanimous Success

The much-awaited American Lighting Association (ALA) Conference – postponed last year due to health concerns over the Zika virus in its Puerto Rico location – was met with widespread approval when it was held in Vancouver, B.C. this week. There was...

Lighting for Tomorrow 2017 Awards Announced at...

The winners of this year’s Lighting for Tomorrow competition was announced today during the American Lighting Association (ALA) Conference in Vancouver, British Columbia. The judging panel included enLIGHTenment Magazine’s Editorial...