Reports show how lighting needs vary widely by sector

Reports show how lighting needs vary widely by sector

A series of three reports from analyst IHS has found that the needs for lighting vary greatly by sector. Security is key in transportation, increasing sales is important in retail and the upfront and lifetime costs of installation, energy and maintenance is critical in office environments.

Store boosts sales 49% in LED lighting upgrade

Store boosts sales 49% in LED lighting upgrade

Sales have soared at Cancer Research UK stores across the UK following a refit to LED to achieve higher-quality light output and lower energy bills. The Armley store to the west of Leeds saw sales rise 49% during the first year after the refit was completed.

Lux Today: Ikea to sell only LED lights

Furniture giant Ikea will eliminate halogen and fluorescent from its shelves across the world. This and more in the latest edition of our Lux Today newscast.

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