Hoffmeister rescues SILL
(Germany) - Hoffmeister Leuchten takeover of business operations as part of asset deal with no job losses. SILL to continue trading as as SILL Leuchten GmbH.
26 November 2013 10.30 GMT
BPES expands offices and services
(USA) - Barr Publicity & Editorial Services moves to new offices in Philadelphia.
26 November 2013 09.45 GMT
NORKA appoints sales manager
(Germany) - Jürgen Mattern joins company to strengthen sales team.
25 November 2013 13.15 GMT
Kevan Shaw wins Lighting Designer of the Year Award
(UK) - KSLD Principal praised for 'passion and commitment' at Lux Awards 2013.
22 November 2013 14.00 GMT
Leni Schwendinger joins Arup
(US) - Schwendinger to lead US urban lighting design network as associate principal.
21 November 2013 11.00 GMT
Concord strengthens specification team
(UK) - Adam Joliffe appointed as new UK sales director to manage specification business.
20 November 2013 11.00 GMT
Recolight urges small WEEE producers not to miss 31st January deadline
(UK) - Clause in revised WEEE regulations allows registered small producers to join scheme for just £30 a year.
13 November 2013 14.45 GMT
High Technology Lighting acquires Creative LED Solutions
(UK) - Acquisition part of plans to grow market share and expand in-house technical expertise.
13 November 2013 11.15 GMT
Derek Phillips 1923 - 2013
(UK) - Pioneer of lighting design and founder of dpa lighting consultants passes away on November 5th aged 90 years.
8 November 2013 13.30 GMT
Nordeon Group acquires Philips Lighting site
(Germany) - Acquisition of Dijon site significantly strengthens Nordeon’s position in specialty lighting in Southern Europe.
5 November 2013 11.00 GMT
EcoSense appoints new COO
(US) - Christina Loh tapped to join leadership team after leaving position at Microsoft.
30 October 2013 16.00 BST
Aqua Shard, London, UK
Lighting design practice Into was appointed as lighting consultants on all three panoramic restaurants in The Shard in London. Aqua is the last of the three luxurious dining areas to be completed.
Issue 75 October / November 2013 : Retail : Restaurant
Are you really in control?
The real innovation in lighting was never about LEDs, it was always about smart and intelligent lighting which is a fusion of lighting and controls. This month Dr Geoff Archenhold takes a look at the rise in lighting network control and its security issues.
Issue 75 October / November 2013
LED Driver Family
Helvar is set to expand its LED driver family in the fourth quarter of 2013.
Denise Fong of Candela applies her lighting acumen to healthcare, sustainability, and the challenges of balancing family with corporate responsibilities. Vilma Barr talks with her about the industry’s rocketing pace of change.
Issue 75 October/November 2013
Pete Brewis - Editorial Comment
An introduction to the latest issue from deputy editor Pete Brewis
August / September 2013
The latest opportunities in the global architectural lighting design industry: more...