Dear Distributor and Agent Partners, The U.S. Department of Commerce and the U.S. Trade representative (USTR) have implemented additional tariff increases on many goods including lighting fixtures, controls and lighting components. These increased tariffs were implemented by the USTR with unprecedented speed and impact the cost landscape for our products in ways we cannot completelyRead more
Date: February 27, 2019 To: U.S. C&I & Showroom Agency Principals & Associates Subject: Tariff Update Notification Letter In early February, we announced a price increase to be effective March 4, 2019, as a result of increases in our product input costs, including the direct and indirect impact from higher tariffs, the implementation ofRead more
The United Sates government announced intent to delay implementation of the 25% tariff effective March 1, 2019 on Chinese-manufactured components and finished goods. In response, Eaton Lighting will suspend the planned March 1, 2019 price increase until further information is made available.
February 6, 2019 To our valued customers: As indicated in our previous correspondence, we find it necessary to implement a price increase of 15% on all products. This is due to the implementation of tariffs on imported goods into the United States effective on March 1, 2019. We are working on revisions to our priceRead more
September 1, 2018 To: Crestron commercial lighting agents RE: Crestron will not be imposing price increases on commercial lighting products due to tariffs As we are sure you are all aware over the past several months the implementation of tariffs on imported goods has caused many manufactures to increase the cost of their products notRead more
Therefore, we will not be proceeding with our announced January increase at this time. All other previously announced and implemented increases are in full effect and will be followed accordingly.
While some companies in the industry justify price rises due to section 301 tariffs, Meteor Lighting is committed to delivering the same advanced lighting products and added value that customers have come to know at the same price levels. Meteor Lighting has made this executive decision because a majority of their manufacturing is not done inRead more