Lighting Industry Company News

Online Sellers Should Be Legally Required To Take On The Duties Of “producer” Under The WEEE Directive

light bulbOn 13 September over 80 delegates from across 12 different countries met to discuss ways to tackle the growing number of online market places that fail to be WEEE compliant with the EEE regulations. This is referred to as freeriding.

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Household Luminaire Producers – Get Ready For WEEE Compliance

Household luminaire weeeFrom the beginning of January 2019, household luminaires come into scope of the UK’s WEEE regulations. That means manufacturers, importers, and own branders of domestic light fittings will need to take various steps to comply.

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LIA Showcases UK Lighting to the Middle East

dubaiLight Middle East ( October 17-19 2017) is the region’s dedicated trade show for the lighting design and technology industries and the LIA’s UK Pavilion will be there flying the flag for the UK lighting industry.

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Plessey Helps Top Dutch Grower Boost Tomato Yield In Trial Of LED And High-pressure Sodium Hybrid Lighting

Maarten KlienPlessey, a leading developer of award-winning LED technologies and manufacturer of solid-state lighting products, announces the results from a trial of its LED grow lights combined with existing high-pressure sodium (HPS) lighting in a hybrid installation with a leading tomato grower in the Netherlands.

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Facing Up To The Challenges Of The Wholesale Sector

AdrianKitchingThe wholesale sector will face some tough challenges in the coming years. Now is the time to face up to those challenges and start to put the appropriate responses in place, says Adrian Kitching of Crompton Lamps

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Stewart Langdown Takes A Pivotal Role With CPN Lighting Control

Stewart LangdownStewart Langdown, a well-known figure in the lighting industry, will be joining cpn lighting control as Business Development Director with effect from 4th September 2017.

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Recolight Presents At European Seminar To Raise Concerns About WEEE Compliance Of Online Retailers

LED lampsTwo European trade associations are hosting a seminar in September to focus on the WEEE compliance of online retail platforms.

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Join The LIA Class Of 2017

academyA major step forward for education in the lighting industry, this Higher National Certificate (HNC) in Lighting Design and Technology provides the recognised learning that will retain and attract talent in our industry.

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Crompton Announces Two Internal Promotions

Ted LeatherCrompton Lamps has announced two internal promotions to keep up with the continuing expansion of the company’s product portfolio, which includes the Phoebe LED brand and company growth.

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New Non-Executive Chairman Begins At Luxonic

john randleLuxonic has announced John Randle as a new Non-Executive Chairman. Having worked as an independent consultant to Luxonic since 2015, Randle now joins as Chairman at a time of considerable growth for the Basingstoke manufacturer.

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