Emerging trends, such as Smart LED drivers and horticulture lighting, are impacting the lighting landscape in many ways. WPG Americas’ Chris Miller, Regional Vice President of the Lighting Business Unit, discusses these and other trends...
In the ever changing landscape that is LED lighting, it can be rather difficult for a company to keep up with all the technological and regulatory changes. Everyone likes an easy solution to a problem and when you look at all the options that are...
This is part three of our four part series on LightFair 2016. Industry reports show the secondary optics market to be the single biggest growth opportunity in lighting components, growing to $6.9 billion in 2023. Not surprisingly, secondary optics...
This is part two of our four part LightFair 2016 series. AC LED is one of the most exciting things happening in the LED industry in recent times and it’s a trend we saw at LightFair this year. So what is AC LED and why is it gaining momentum?
Considering the range of areas packaged LEDs and SSL products are addressing in recent times, it can be viewed as the most progressive technology that the horticultural lighting system has witnessed in decades. The innovative technology, dramatically...
This is part one of our four part LightFair 2016 series. LightFair International, one of the largest annual trade shows and conferences on architectural and commercial lighting trends, was held in San Diego, California in April 2016.
Endicott Research Group, Inc. - The power behind the LED displays- is a top notch manufacturer of LED back light drivers and onboard /external dimming LED rail replacements. The company has recently released the latest version of LED driver.
A recent report released by market research firm Technavio pegs the global chip-on-board (COB) LED market to grow at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 35.5% during 2016-2020. COB, which is a relatively new bare-chip technology used for LED...
Cree, Inc., a valued supplier partner to WPG Americas, Inc., has introduced its XLamp CXB1310 and CXB1520 High Density LED arrays. These new LEDs deliver the most lumens in the industry for their LES (light emitting surface) sizes – 6mm and 9mm.
Changing our entire perception about LED lights being just lights, Internet of Things (IoT) controlled LED lighting with sensors tucked in and connected to Internet, is all set to play an integral role in our daily environment.