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Calls For Non-compliance By Online Retailers To Be Addressed In Waste Directive

trade associationsThree 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 through online retailers. The letter is co-signed by EucoLight, the WEEE Forum, and EXPRA.

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e3light Announced As UK Distributor For ZALUX Hazardous Area Lighting

zalux atex luminaire3light is now the UK distributor for the ZALUX product brand, which specialises in the development and production of ATEX approved luminaires that function with complete reliability and long lifespans and in extreme conditions such as heat, humidity, low temperatures and hazardous areas.

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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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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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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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Mouser Electronics Global Distribution Network Picks Up The Plessey ORION™ Beam Forming Module

Beam Forming ModulePlessey, a leading expert in the manufacture of lighting and sensing products and components announced today that Mouser Electronics Inc. is distributing Plessey’s ORION™ beam forming module.

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LED Lighting And The Best Solution For The Customer And The Wholesaler

Crompton GU10 Glass COBWhen advising customers on upgrading to LED lighting, wholesalers need to consider what is the best solution for all parties. Adrian Kitching of Crompton Lamps considers the options

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LEDHut Trade Strengthens Management Team

Simon WeighFollowing its recent acquisition by US franchise Batteries Plus LLC, leading LED lighting retailer LEDHut Trade has strengthened its management team with the addition of a new marketing director, Simon Weigh.

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LEDHut Trade Launches Lighting Design Service

ReluxIn a move to expand its trade offering, LEDHut – the UK’s leading online LED retailer – has launched a brand new lighting design service exclusively for trade customers.

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LIFX Wins GOLD in 2014 Edison Awards

LIFX LampLIFX, the Wi-Fi enabled, multi-colour, energy efficient LED lamp that can be controlled with a smartphone, has won ‘Gold’ in the ‘Smart Systems’ category at this year’s prestigious Edison Awards.

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