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EU to spend £4m designing a modular light fitting

The European Union is to spend £4m (€4.3m, US$5.27m) designing a light fitting made of component parts which can be easily manufactured and disassembled. The...

Shedding some light on led lamp recycling requirements

It is undisputed that LED lamps have become the leading lighting technology, offering the benefits of energy savings, longevity and quality of light. With the...

Are edge-lit panels aesthetically preferable to backlit panels?

Are edge-lit panels aesthetically preferable to backlit panels? Backlit panels deliver improved efficacy – plus you can do more with an LED array covering a...

Bluetooth standard to transform smart lighting

THE ORGANISATION behind the Bluetooth wireless communication protocol has published its long-awaited standard that extends Bluetooth’s physical range, a move that will dramatically open up...

Problems ahead for Amazon?

THREE LEADING European trade associations have written an open letter to the European Commission, calling for action to tackle non-compliance with waste legislation, of sales...

DEFINED BY DESIGN – TRENDISWITCH

Over the past few years in this industry we have seen new light sources and new forms of lighting in all shapes and forms and...

Amazon Prime Service Shipped Over 5 Billion Packages In 2017!

This year, for the first time ever, Amazon revealed the number of prime shipments made around the world in 2017. They confirmed that the figure...