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Yelp is an online business directory and crowd-sourced review site that helps connect customers with local businesses. In the first quarter of 2013, the site had an average of approximately 102 million monthly unique... read more
ELK Group Intl. announced that it is launching a new line — Cornerstone by ELK. The line debuts at the Dallas Intl. Lighting Market on June 19, 2013. It consists of 14 new indoor and 10 new outdoor collections as well as... read more
Crystorama, one of the nation’s leading providers of decorative lighting, has awarded winners in its recent Showroom Stars contest, a merchandising promotion hosted on Facebook at www.Facebook.com/Crystorama. The promotion... read more
International Market Centers (IMC) announced that veteran real estate and leasing manager Nicole Hoppen has joined the Las Vegas Market team as a consultant, effective May 28. Hoppen previously was Leasing Manager of Home... read more
Flambeau Lighting, leading designers and manufacturers of upscale lighting, accessories and accent furniture in its signature New Orleans style, has signed a lease for a second showroom in addition to its 10th floor WTC... read more
Nora Lighting President Fred Farzan announced the appointment of two new commercial account firms to represent Nora’s innovative line of lighting products for commercial and architectural applications. DRE Lighting of... read more
John McKiernan, Vice Chairman of Lutron Electronics Co. Inc., will be inducted into the Lighting Hall of Fame during the ALA Conference's Annual Banquet on Tuesday evening. The 40-year lighting industry veteran joined Lutron... read more
According to market officials, the spring 2013 High Point Market saw a nearly three percent increase in attendance compared to the same event last year. There were 79,000 attendees at the event held April 20-25, up from... read more
The industry is buzzing with talk about an e-mail that hit inboxes earlier this week — a message about a newly formed movement dubbed Brick & Mortar Lighting. The campaign is being driven by long-time brick-and-mortar... read more
The 24th edition of Lightfair® Intl. (LFI®) set new all-time attendance and trade show records for its five-day run in Philadelphia April 21-25, according to Jeffrey L. Portman, Sr., President and Chief Operating Officer of... read more
The Lighting Research Center (LRC) at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute has launched the first interactive website to help homeowners, contractors and builders choose the right light bulbs, fixtures and controls to maximize... read more
Satco Products announced its alliance with Affiliated Distributors (AD), a company composed of independent distributors and manufacturers of construction and industrial supplies. Satco will offer its 1 million-plus square... read more
Home furnishings manufacturer Groovystuff announces the four students who were winners of its “Groovystuff by Design: Connecting Education with Industry Challenge” at the High Point Market: Ian O’Hare (Appalachian State... read more
On June 11, 2013, Residential Lighting will host a free CEU webinar titled “LED and Solid-State Lighting Opportunities for Aging Eyes, Health and Behavior,” sponsored by Access Lighting, Kichler Lighting, Kimberly LED... read more
Meyda Lighting, a Meyda Tiffany company and a leading manufacturer and designer of decorative lighting, has been selected as a Leading EDGE Award recipient. Meyda will receive its award at a luncheon on Thurs., May 30, 2013... read more
This year’s ART Conference was held May 7-10 at the Palms Hotel & Spa in Miami. The event is held each year by ART – The Creative Home Furnishings Network, a recent rebrand of the Accessories Resource Team, which is the... read more
A new generation of bulbs, dubbed “Smart” LEDs, provides more than just function; it takes entertainment seriously, too. These bulbs fit into standard medium-screw sockets and are programmed through an app that is installed... read more
In a major victory for brick-and-mortar lighting showrooms across the country, Senate voted May 6th in favor of the “Marketplace Fairness Act of 2013,” which would allow states to collect sales tax on purchases from many... read more
Residential Lighting recently announced the nominees for its 2013 Industry Leadership Awards, an annual award the magazine gives to recognize an individual for his or her service to the lighting industry.  This year’s... read more
Officials with International Market Centers announced the adjustment of the Winter 2014 Las Vegas Market dates to take place Sunday, Jan. 26 through Thursday, Jan. 30. “After careful consideration of the feedback we received... read more

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