• New Innovations in the LED Lighting Industry are Reigniting Growth 11.14.16 Comments

    New Innovations in the LED Lighting Industry are Reigniting Growth

    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...

  • Cree's New High-Power LED Promises Low System Costs for High-Performance Lighting Applications 08.31.16 Comments

    Cree's New High-Power LED Promises Low System Costs for High-Performance Lighting Applications

    Cree Inc., global leader in premium LEDs, announced the launch of its new XLamp series of MHB-B LEDs this month. Developed in accordance with 4.0 Premium requirements of DesignLights Consortium® (DLC), the high-power LEDs enable lower system costs...

  • The Changing Landscape that is LED Lighting 08.29.16 Comments

    The Changing Landscape that is LED Lighting

    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...

  • Benefits of Using Sensors With LEDs 07.20.16 Comments

    Benefits of Using Sensors With LEDs

    In recent times a lot is being heard about smart LED fixtures that can change color temperature, play music, save energy, and also the kind that lets you control them from your iPad or Android device via apps. These magic tricks are usually performed...

  • Why Secondary Optics Makes Sense for LED Designs 06.17.16 Comments

    Why Secondary Optics Makes Sense for LED Designs

    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...

  • Choosing a Light Engine Solution 09.23.15 Comments

    Choosing a Light Engine Solution

    Can you honestly say you know where to start when developing a new idea utilizing LED technology? If you can answer YES you are probably already developing luminaires, if you answered NO don’t fret. With a Yes or NO answer there can be significant...

  • The State of Solid State Lighting 08.10.15 Comments

    The State of Solid State Lighting

    Unless you have been off the grid or just under some bad lighting, you may have noticed more solid state lighting fixtures illuminating the environment around you. There have been great strides over the past 6 years enabling these products...