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Consumer

Consumer study of the smart home finds lighting important

31 December 2018

A US study covered in the 2018 Consumer Electronics Guide by consumer insights company Crimson Hexagon has revealed positively trending sentiments toward smart home technology. Lighting and security being the most discussed topics, with the technology’s futuristic […]

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Corporate

NEC to hive off its lighting business

4 December 2018

As part of a plan to get the whole group back on to a growth track, NEC is to transfer its lighting business to a Japanese investment capital fund. The whole business of NEC Lighting […]

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Interior

Kinzo 300 wins German Design Award 2019

2 December 2018

Astro’s Kinzo 300 luminaire has won a prestigious German Design Award 2019, with the international jury commenting that “the extremely well-proportioned cubic shape of this wall luminaire endows it with a winningly simple and timelessly […]