Acuity Brands, Atlanta, launched a new Mark Architectural Lighting "On the Mark" quick-ship program, which ships a variety of architectural grade specification luminaires in 10 business days. In order to meet quick ship deadlines, Mark Architectural Lighting simplifies the lighting specification process, including ceiling system details, energy efficiency, controls and programming LEDs by manufacturing product in its fully integrated manufacturing and design facility in Edison, N.J., the company said in a release. Fixtures available in the program range from recessed grid, recessed linear, perimeter systems, suspended pendants, and decorative and wall mounted options.

"Now, more than ever, project schedules are shorter and demand is high for quality architectural luminaires - especially with LED sources," said Tim O'Brien, Acuity Brands Lighting vice president and value stream leader for Mark Architectural Lighting. "We are responding to this demand and offering 20 of our signature high performance fluorescent and LED fixtures equipped with the latest technologies in 10 business days."

Acuity Brands quick-ship programs cover more than one million products available from 11 of its manufacturing and distribution centers around the country. Other brands in the quick-ship program include Peerless, Winona, Hydrel, Lithonia Lighting, Gotham, Acculamp, RELOC Wiring Solutions, Antique Street Lamps, Sensor Switch and Lighting Control & Design.