Trade fair

Light Middle East adds 9% more visitors

30 October 2019

The co located trade shows Light Middle East and Prolight + Sound Middle East both recorded a 9 percent year-on-year increase in visitor numbers following their three-day run at Dubai World Trade Centre from 15-17 […]


Signify names new head of US operations

25 October 2019

Signify has announced that Kevin Poyck is appointed as its new Market Group Leader Americas. In this role, Poyck will focus on driving commercial operations for Signify’s customers in the US, Canada and Latin America. […]


Blue LED lighting increases ageing, says study

23 October 2019

Prolonged exposure to blue light, such as that which emanates from phones, computers and household fixtures, could be affecting the longevity of users. New research at Oregon State University suggests that the blue wavelengths produced […]


New takeover bid for Osram from ams

22 October 2019

The Austrian sensor maker ams is submitting a new offer for Osram worth €41 per share. On this basis, Osram will be valued at around €4.6 billion. “Over the past few days, we have had […]

Case study

Zumtobel lights Borussia Dortmund

22 October 2019

Zumtobel Group has equipped Signal Iduna Park, the stadium of top Bundesliga club Borussia Dortmund (BVB), with an advanced LED floodlight system. The lighting solution from the Group’s Thorn brand meets all of the requirements […]


Downtown Design: let there be light

20 October 2019

Responding to the region’s growing demand for high-quality, contemporary lighting solutions, Dubai’s Downtown Design interiors fair will showcase a selection of the finest international lighting studios, highlighting the diverse perspectives that are informing illumination design […]


Pondero: a reflection of our time?

18 October 2019

Fagerhult has launched what it describes as a new modern and bold luminaire under the name Pondero. Says the press release: “It does not create the mood, it is a part of the mood simply by […]


Touch-screen DMX controls by Tivoli

11 October 2019

Tivoli Lighting’s TivoCue DMX Controller Series was designed to simplify the setting and changing of any aspect of colour schemes for permanent lighting systems via a wall-mounted unit with a touchscreen. Tivoli has over 50 […]