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DMF Wins Preliminary Injunction Against ELCO in Patent Infringement Lawsuit

March 12

LOS ANGELES, CA – March 12, 2019 – DMF Lighting® (DMF), a leader in LED downlighting innovation, announced today the United States District Court for the Central District of California granted DMF’s motion for a preliminary injunction against AMP Plus, Inc. d/b/a ELCO Lighting and ELCO Lighting, Inc. (ELCO), based on recessed lighting products that DMF alleged infringed DMF’sRead more


Tom Struble R.I.P

March 11

Visitation will be on Thursday, March 14th from 2:00 to 4:00 and 7:00 to 9:00 PM at the Holmdel Funeral Home, 26 South Holmdel Road, Holmdel.  A Mass of Christian Burial will be offered on Friday, March 15th at 9:15 AM. at St. Catharine’s Church, 108 Middletown Road, Holmdel.  Entombment will then follow at theRead more


Echelon’s New Owner to Shut Down Echelon Lighting Solutions

March 11

Adesto Technologies, a publicly traded company, completed its acquisition of Echelon on 18 SEP 2018.  Today we learn that Adesto is shutting down the Echelon Lighting Solutions business.  Your humble editor caught up with a spokesman for the company, who confirmed our story and said, “Adesto  is committed to meeting the sales and service contracts thatRead more


Eaton Spin-Off Update

March 11

Dear valued customer or channel partner, we are writing to let you know that on April 1st, Curt Huchins will be leading our team for the spin-off of the Lighting business of Eaton.


EdisonReport Announces 4th Annual Lifetime Achievement Awards

March 11

EdisonReport is proud to announce our 4th Annual Lifetime Achievement Awards.  These Awards will be presented the Monday of LIGHTFAIR (20 MAY) at the Downtown Philadelphia Marriott (next to the Convention Center). 2019 Honorees: John Bachner Jeff Bucar Eugene Graff Donnie Miller Jerry Mix Peter Ngai Larry Sayah Gary Wallpe Margaret Wong Heavy Hors d’Oeuvres and anRead more


RVLT CEO Withdraws Offer to Take Company Private

March 11

Editor’s Note:   EdisonReport began covering the stock price of RVLT in October when the  stock was in the $2.50 range.  The CEO,  Robert LaPenta, offered to take the company private at $2.00 per share. Disaster followed and the stock promptly dropped to $1.58.   On 17 NOV, Mr. LaPenta lowered his offer to the $.1.60 range.  MoreRead more


Simkar Files for Bankruptcy Protection

March 8

EXCLUSIVE:  Must Credit EdisonReport. EdisonReport can confirm that Simkar has filed for bankruptcy protection in the Southern District of New York.  EdisonReport has received the Official Form 204 that lists the creditors and it looks like OSRAM SYLVANIA is on the hook for $203K and Philips (Signify) for $263K. We have been calling Simkar allRead more


Amerlux Sold for $90M

March 8

FREMONT, Calif., March 8, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — Delta Electronics, Inc. (hereinafter referred to as “Delta”), a global provider of power and thermal management solutions, and Amerlux, LLC (hereinafter referred to as “Amerlux”), a U.S.-based LED architectural lighting solutions company, today announced the signing of a definitive agreement pursuant to which Delta Electronics (Netherlands) B.V., a wholly-owned subsidiaryRead more


With Waitlist over 110 Companies, LEDucation 2020 to Expand

March 7

LEDucation Announces 2020 Show Dates March 17–18 and Exhibition Expansion (New York, NY)— Celebrating fourteen years, LEDucation 2020 will return to New York City and kick off on Saint Patrick’s Day, March 17, 2020. The two-day trade show and conference will be held in the heart of the city, at the New York Hilton Midtown.Read more


LEDucation — One Week Away!

March 5

ONLY 1 WEEK AWAY! Are You Ready for Some  LED ACTION? REGISTER TODAY FOR LEDUCATION! VIEW 2019 EXHIBITORS Over 275 Worldwide Lighting Manufacturers are getting their exhibitions ready to showcase their latest designs and technologies. VIEW SEMINAR SCHEDULE Seats are Filling up Quickly! Register Now for accredited seminars led by leading industry experts. Topics include design, codes, controls,Read more