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Border States Electric to Purchase Shealy Electrical Wholesalers

Border States Electric to Purchase Shealy Electrical Wholesalers

    FARGO, N.D. — Border States Electric (BSE), a 100 percent employee-owned company, reached an agreement to purchase Shealy Electrical Wholesalers, an electrical wholesale supply leader in North and South Carolina with more than 350 employees and 17 locations. Shealy will join BSE August 1, pending regulatory approval. “We spent a lot of time […]

June 16, 2016
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MaxLite announces Lower Pricing on LED Outdoor Products

MaxLite announces Lower Pricing on LED Outdoor Products

  WEST CALDWELL, N.J. – MaxLite has lowered pricing on its traditional LED outdoor products by an average of 20 percent, making energy efficient lighting accessible to a greater number of businesses and municipalities. The luminaires included in MaxLite’s outdoor pricing initiative are: Area Lights, Wall Packs, Flood Lights and Canopy Fixtures. As prices of […]

June 16, 2016
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Soraa Lights and Protects Rare Native American Artifacts at Brinton Museum

Soraa Lights and Protects Rare Native American Artifacts at Brinton Museum

  BIG HORN, WY – Soraa, the world leader in GaN on GaNTM LED technology, announced that its full visible spectrum LED lamps have been installed in the new state-of-the-art Forrest E. Mars, Jr. Building at The Brinton Museum. The company’s LED lamps were chosen to illuminate, protect and accurately render the colors of rare […]

June 16, 2016
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NAILD Announces 37 New Lighting Specialist Grads

NAILD Announces 37 New Lighting Specialist Grads

  ~Training Helps Lighting Professionals Strengthen Industry Knowledge, Sharpen Expertise   PRINCETON JUNCTION, N.J. – The National Association of Independent Lighting Distributors announced 37 new graduates of its Lighting Specialist I (LS I) training program. The LS I program is geared toward those new to the lighting industry, inside and outside sales employees, and employers […]

June 15, 2016
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MaxLite Partners with Department of Energy in Zero Energy Ready Home Program

MaxLite Partners with Department of Energy in Zero Energy Ready Home Program

  WEST CALDWELL, N.J. – MaxLite announces it has become one of the first companies in the lighting industry to join the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) as an Innovation Partner in its Zero Energy Ready Homes (ZERH) program. The ZERH label helps consumers identify a high-performance home so energy efficient that a small renewable […]

June 15, 2016
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Jim Anderson Joins Engineered Products Company as Executive Vice President

Jim Anderson Joins Engineered Products Company as Executive Vice President

  MINNEAPOLIS, MN – Engineered Products Company (EPCO), a supplier of specialty lighting and wiring consumable products for electrical contractors, announced that it has hired industry veteran Jim Anderson as Executive Vice President. Jim will be responsible for managing the product planning and development process in order to accelerate growth and support the company’s reputation […]

June 14, 2016
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Emerson Names New Vice President of Appleton Canada

Emerson Names New Vice President of Appleton Canada

  ~Dane Dreher now responsible for Canadian sales, marketing & operations ROSEMONT, IL – Appleton Group, a business unit of Emerson, announced that Dane Dreher will assume new responsibilities as Vice President of Appleton Canada where he will lead day-to-day operations, reporting directing to Appleton Group President Russ Kerstetter. “Throughout Dane’s Appleton career, he has […]

June 14, 2016
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