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After Sale to ams, OSRAM wants to be “World Class Photonics and Sensor Champion.”

December 9, 2019

Following the successful takeover offer from ams AG, Osram’s Managing Board has invited the management of ams to make the journey together to becoming a global technology leader for sensor solutions and photonics on the basis of the Business Combination Agreement. Unchanged, management’s focus is aligned with the shareholders, the company and its employees. FollowingRead more


Lambent Holdings, a Portfolio Company of Stone Arch Capital, has Acquired LF Illumination

December 2, 2019

Lambent Holdings, a portfolio company of Stone Arch Capital, a Minneapolis-based private equity firm, has acquired LF Illumination LLC, a leading manufacturer of energy-efficient, specification grade, architectural LED lighting fixtures. LF joins Lambent’s founding lighting member Delray Lighting of Burbank, CA (www.delraylighting.com). Founded in 2013 by renowned industry stalwart Jack Zukerman, LF designs and manufacturesRead more


Acuity Invests in Indoor GPS with Acquisition of LocusLabs

November 27, 2019

Atlanta, Nov. 25, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Acuity Brands, Inc. (AYI) announced today it has acquired LocusLabs, Inc., a leading indoor mapping and location platform. The LocusLabs software platform supports navigation applications (apps) used on mobile devices, web browsers and digital displays in airports, event centers, multi-floor office buildings and campuses. Visitors employing LocusLabs’ softwareRead more


Myers Emergency Power Systems Announces Acquisition of Low Voltage Systems, LLC

November 26, 2019

Market-Leading Emergency Lighting & Power Manufacturers Join Forces BETHLEHEM, Pa., November 25, 2019 – Myers Emergency Power Systems (“Myers EPS”), a leading designer and manufacturer of backup power solutions, today announced the acquisition of Low Voltage Systems, LLC (“LVS”). Headquarters in San Leandro, California, LVS is a family-owned manufacturer of commercial lighting solutions, with aRead more


MaxLite Shines a Light on Weaknesses of Super Lighting’s TLED Patents

November 26, 2019

We have learned that MaxLite has recently filed a number of invalidity challenges to Super Lighting’s patents that form a part of its controversial patent licensing program. See the Press Release here. MaxLite’s General Counsel, Zvi Raskin, summed it up as follows: “We are not going to be bullied by Jiaxing Super Lighting into signingRead more