enLIGHTenment – The Lighting Industry Trade Publication

Noribachi Launches New Website

As a customer of Noribachi, you can now easily access the website from a mobile phone, tablet or computer.  Discover the new Noribachi.com website and learn about our wide range of products. New Website Features Exclusive sections designed to...

Light + Building 2018 trains its sights on safety...

The great expertise of the house and building automation product segments is to be brought together with power-led safety and security technology in Hall 9.1 for the first time at Light + Building 2018. This will create a focal point, a centre for...

HFA and IMC partner to provide retailers a FREE...

The Home Furnishings Association (HFA) in conjunction with International Market Centers (IMC) held a contest for two free trips to the Summer 2017 Las Vegas Market for furniture retailers who have not attended the market in the past three years. The...

Hong Kong Int’l Fair Gears Up For Record Show

The Hong Kong Trade Development Council (HKTDC) is anticipating an expansion in exhibitor participation and well as an increase in attendance from lighting professionals all over the world at the upcoming Hong Kong International Lighting Fair...

Golden Lighting Announces Winners of Lighting...

Recently Tallahassee, Fla.-based Golden Lighting team worked with the staff and students of Florida State University (FSU) to hold a collegiate-level lighting design competition. This is the second time the manufacturer has held the contest; last...

Energy Department Invests $8 Million in Lighting...

The Department of Energy (DOE) has announced funding for seven R&D projects that will support key scientific advancements in solid-state lighting (SSL) technology. The projects will help accelerate the development of high-quality light-emitting...

Editor’s Note July 2017

Whether the President’s focus on bringing manufacturing back to the U.S. will translate into a bump in consumers purchasing home furnishings made in this country remains to be seen. Certainly before the tempestuous election, there was growing...

Lighting Industry Unites for Cancer Benefit

The recent Lightovation show in Dallas  brought together members of the industry not only to view new products, but to unite on video for a worthwhile cause that hits close to home. This month marks the much-anticipated annual Goombay Bash...

Grand Opening of Interior Home + Design Center;...

In late June, the Interior Home + Design Center debuted with large crowds, new showrooms, and special guests from the global design and retail communities heralding the redesigned building as an important new center of home décor and interior design...

Blackstone to Acquire International Market...

Just ahead of the upcoming Las Vegas Summer Market has come news that International Market Centers, Inc. (IMC) – which operates showrooms at the Las Vegas Market Center as well as sizable exhibit space at the High Point Market – will be under new...

Las Vegas Market Energizes Instagram With...

Las Vegas Market recently announced that a stellar lineup of 30+ leading designers and tastemakers will take the reins of the LVMKT Instagram account – reporting favorite highlights of new merchandise, exciting events and fashion-forward trends –...

Crestron Expands Partnership with Sonos

Crestron recently announced the expansion of their dealer offering to include Sonos, the leading wireless home sound system. Crestron Technology Professionals (CTPs) in the United States are now able to purchase Sonos products direct from Crestron...

Bodacious Bulbs

This year’s latest light bulbs have hidden talents from internal motion sensors to color-changing abilities designed to regulate circadian rhythms.

Morning Light = Happier Day

While an upbeat “morning person” might make his/her night owl co-workers pale when faced with all of that unbridled energy, a new report reveals how getting a lot of light in the morning can lead to better sleep and less depression & stress...

Royal Rejuvenation

The newly renovated Hyatt Regency Chicago is the jewel in the crown of the Hyatt Hotels Corporation chain, offering dining areas and public spaces that communicate a world-class urban design image.     By Vilma Barr    ...

Gourmet Lighting

An under-utilized space at the San Francisco Modern Art Museum becomes a 3D Minimalist work of art. By Vilma Barr     Photos Courtesy of Aidlin Darling Design ighting designer Janet Nolan, who heads JS Nolan & Associates in San...