Electrical Wholesaling Magazine http://ewweb.com/rss.xml en Nora Lighting Employees Remember 9/11 with Memorial Service http://ewweb.com/bulletin-board/nora-lighting-employees-remember-911-memorial-service <div class="node-body article-body"><p>With a moment of silence and a prayer of hope, employees of Nora Lighting, Commerce, Calif., honored the 3,000 Americans who lost their lives on September 11, 2001.</p> <p>The memorial service was attended by more than 125 Nora employees on Patriot Day, September 11, 2014. The company continued a 12-year tradition of remembering 9/11 with an on-site commemoration. During the service, Nora staff also paid tribute to American servicemen and women on active duty around the world.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ewweb.com/bulletin-board/nora-lighting-employees-remember-911-memorial-service" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ewweb.com/bulletin-board/nora-lighting-employees-remember-911-memorial-service#comments Bulletin Board Fri, 19 Sep 2014 20:50:00 +0000 19321 at http://ewweb.com Anniversary Gallery http://ewweb.com/bulletin-board/anniversary-gallery <div class="node-body gallery-body"><p>Passing a milestone in time and proving the lasting character of a good business is more than enough cause for celebration. Electrical distributors, reps and manufacturers are always glad to share such occasions with their customers and suppliers and partners of all kinds. Here&#39;s a rolling roundup of the companies celebrating landmark anniversaries.</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ewweb.com/bulletin-board/anniversary-gallery" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ewweb.com/bulletin-board/anniversary-gallery#comments Bulletin Board Gallery anniversaries Bulletin Board Fri, 19 Sep 2014 19:40:00 +0000 18701 at http://ewweb.com Sonepar acquires Industrial Distribution Group http://ewweb.com/mergers-acquisitions/sonepar-acquires-industrial-distribution-group <div class="node-body article-body"><p>Sonepar North America, a subsidiary of the French privately held Sonepar Group, announced that Industrial Distribution Group (IDG), a portfolio company held by affiliates of LKCM Capital Group, LLC and headquartered in Belmont, N.C., has signed an agreement to join the Sonepar Group.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ewweb.com/mergers-acquisitions/sonepar-acquires-industrial-distribution-group" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ewweb.com/mergers-acquisitions/sonepar-acquires-industrial-distribution-group#comments Mergers & Acquisitions News Watch Fri, 19 Sep 2014 17:20:00 +0000 19311 at http://ewweb.com Hunzicker and SESCO join forces in Oklahoma http://ewweb.com/mergers-acquisitions/hunzicker-and-sesco-join-forces-oklahoma <div class="node-body article-body"><p style="margin-left:6.0pt;">Hunzicker Brothers, Inc., Oklahoma City, has agreed to acquire what it says is &ldquo;the leading electrical distributor in southern Oklahoma,&rdquo; SESCO Electric Supply Co., based in Lawton, Okla. Mike Lockard, president and CEO of Hunzicker Bros., said the deal with David Dyer, president and CEO of SESCO, unites two independent electrical distributors in a bid to fend off national chains.</p> <p style="margin-left:6.0pt;">SESCO has four locations in Oklahoma, with branches in Duncan, Chickasha and Ardmore as well as the Lawton headquarters.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ewweb.com/mergers-acquisitions/hunzicker-and-sesco-join-forces-oklahoma" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ewweb.com/mergers-acquisitions/hunzicker-and-sesco-join-forces-oklahoma#comments Mergers & Acquisitions News Watch Fri, 19 Sep 2014 16:45:00 +0000 19301 at http://ewweb.com EW's Top 10 LED Product Picks for September http://ewweb.com/product-galleries/ews-top-10-led-product-picks-september <div class="node-body gallery-body"><p>Check out Electrical Wholesaling&#39;s LED Product Picks for September 2014. They include LEDs from&nbsp;</p> </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ewweb.com/product-galleries/ews-top-10-led-product-picks-september" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ewweb.com/product-galleries/ews-top-10-led-product-picks-september#comments Product Galleries LEDs lighting Top 10 LED Product Picks Tue, 16 Sep 2014 02:37:00 +0000 19291 at http://ewweb.com Exit Sign with Adjustable LED Lamp Heads http://ewweb.com/product-galleries/exit-sign-adjustable-led-lamp-heads <div class="node-body article-body">The EESLA-LED is a new emergency/exit combination light with two high-powered, fully adjustable LED lamp heads.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ewweb.com/product-galleries/exit-sign-adjustable-led-lamp-heads" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ewweb.com/product-galleries/exit-sign-adjustable-led-lamp-heads#comments Product Galleries exit signs LED Orbit Industries Tue, 16 Sep 2014 02:31:00 +0000 19281 at http://ewweb.com Decorative LED Pendants http://ewweb.com/product-galleries/decorative-led-pendants <div class="node-body article-body"><p><span style="font-size: 13.3333330154419px;">Adding luminous accents to residential and commercial interiors, &nbsp;this family of decorative LED pendants offers more than 20 distinctive styles in a complete range of sizes and light sources, including LED. Nora&rsquo;s range of lamp types and wattages include: 40W G9 and 60W E12 candelabra base line voltage; 50W bi-pin G5.3 / 6.35 low voltage; 100W E26 medium base A19 line voltage; 13W to 26W GU24 CFL, self-ballasted; and 10W LED with dimmable driver.</span></p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ewweb.com/product-galleries/decorative-led-pendants" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ewweb.com/product-galleries/decorative-led-pendants#comments Product Galleries LED pendants Nora Lighting Tue, 16 Sep 2014 02:24:00 +0000 19271 at http://ewweb.com Customizable LED Indirect/Direct Pendants http://ewweb.com/product-galleries/customizable-led-indirectdirect-pendants <div class="node-body article-body"><p><span style="font-size: 13.3333330154419px;">The Knife and Rail pendants are available with Litecontrol&rsquo;s Variable Intensity (Vi) Technology. With this technology, customers are no longer limited by standard fixture configurations, but can specify the exact amount of light and power as well as beam distribution to perfectly illuminate any environment.</span></p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ewweb.com/product-galleries/customizable-led-indirectdirect-pendants" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ewweb.com/product-galleries/customizable-led-indirectdirect-pendants#comments Product Galleries Hubbell Lighting LED Litecontrol pendant Tue, 16 Sep 2014 02:07:00 +0000 19261 at http://ewweb.com MR16 LED Lamps http://ewweb.com/product-galleries/mr16-led-lamps <div class="node-body article-body">Cree’s MR16 Series LED lamp delivers the soft, diffused light of a traditional 50Wt halogen MR16 lamp, and is designed for global compatibility with virtually all existing sockets. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ewweb.com/product-galleries/mr16-led-lamps" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ewweb.com/product-galleries/mr16-led-lamps#comments Product Galleries Cree LEDs Tue, 16 Sep 2014 01:58:00 +0000 19251 at http://ewweb.com Architectural-Grade Flexible LED Lighting http://ewweb.com/product-galleries/architectural-grade-flexible-led-lighting <div class="node-body article-body">The INFINA adaptable linear LED lighting is an architectural-grade product suited for a wide-range of interior/exterior hospitality, commercial/institutional, retail merchandising; as well as for upscale indoor/outdoor residential applications. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ewweb.com/product-galleries/architectural-grade-flexible-led-lighting" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ewweb.com/product-galleries/architectural-grade-flexible-led-lighting#comments Product Galleries JESCO Lighting LEDs Mon, 15 Sep 2014 21:58:00 +0000 19241 at http://ewweb.com LED Pendant Fixtures http://ewweb.com/product-galleries/led-pendant-fixtures <div class="node-body article-body">Acuity Brands’ new Winona FORMS LED architectural solutions offer new traditional, transitional and contemporary in a variety of complementary architectural shapes across the brand's pendant, ceiling-mount and wall sconce portfolio. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ewweb.com/product-galleries/led-pendant-fixtures" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ewweb.com/product-galleries/led-pendant-fixtures#comments Product Galleries Acuity LED Winona Lighting Mon, 15 Sep 2014 21:44:00 +0000 19231 at http://ewweb.com LED Wall Washers for Outdoor Applications http://ewweb.com/product-galleries/led-wall-washers-outdoor-applications <div class="node-body article-body">The EcoSpec Linear HP EXT WW (WWE) is a newly upgraded product series that offers durable, high quality performance for exterior wall grazing applications and is available in a full range of beam angles from narrow, medium and ellipsoidal options.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ewweb.com/product-galleries/led-wall-washers-outdoor-applications" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ewweb.com/product-galleries/led-wall-washers-outdoor-applications#comments Product Galleries Ecosense LEDs Mon, 15 Sep 2014 21:35:00 +0000 19221 at http://ewweb.com LED Retrofit Kit http://ewweb.com/product-galleries/led-retrofit-kit <div class="node-body article-body">Litetronics LED Retrofit kit is designed to take the guesswork and uncertainty out of fluorescent troffer retrofitting for lighting distributors and their customers alike. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ewweb.com/product-galleries/led-retrofit-kit" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ewweb.com/product-galleries/led-retrofit-kit#comments Product Galleries LED retrofit kit Litetronics. Mon, 15 Sep 2014 21:26:00 +0000 19211 at http://ewweb.com Stylish LED Fixture for Paths and Walkways http://ewweb.com/product-galleries/stylish-led-fixture-paths-and-walkways <div class="node-body article-body">Fusing a contemporary urban design with advanced LED technology, the KicK combines form and function where it matters most—on the pedestrian scale.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ewweb.com/product-galleries/stylish-led-fixture-paths-and-walkways" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ewweb.com/product-galleries/stylish-led-fixture-paths-and-walkways#comments Product Galleries AAL Hubbell Lighting LED Mon, 15 Sep 2014 21:19:00 +0000 19201 at http://ewweb.com Recessed Troffer Kits http://ewweb.com/product-galleries/recessed-troffer-kits <div class="node-body article-body">Recently selected for a Department of Energy Gateway demonstration at Princeton University, MaxLite’s Recessed Troffer Retrofit Kit (RKT) enables installers to convert fluorescent troffers to an LED light source without removing the existing fixture. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ewweb.com/product-galleries/recessed-troffer-kits" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ewweb.com/product-galleries/recessed-troffer-kits#comments Product Galleries LEDs Maxlite Mon, 15 Sep 2014 21:06:00 +0000 19191 at http://ewweb.com Belden and Tripwire to Fight Cyber-Hackers with New Marketing Initiative http://ewweb.com/bulletin-board/belden-and-tripwire-fight-cyber-hackers-new-marketing-initiative <div class="node-body article-body">Tripwire Inc., a global provider of advanced threat, security and compliance solutions, and Belden Inc. are partnering on a new marketing initiative designed to improve critical infrastructure cybersecurity in manufacturing organizations.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ewweb.com/bulletin-board/belden-and-tripwire-fight-cyber-hackers-new-marketing-initiative" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ewweb.com/bulletin-board/belden-and-tripwire-fight-cyber-hackers-new-marketing-initiative#comments Bulletin Board Belden cyber hackers Tripwire Fri, 12 Sep 2014 20:45:00 +0000 19181 at http://ewweb.com People on the Move in the Electrical Market http://ewweb.com/people/people-move-electrical-market <div class="node-body gallery-body">Check out who's taken on new posts in the electrical market.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ewweb.com/people/people-move-electrical-market" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ewweb.com/people/people-move-electrical-market#comments People Arlington Industries Coleman Cable Ideal Industries Klein Tools Maxlite Nicor Southwire Square D Fri, 12 Sep 2014 20:45:00 +0000 19171 at http://ewweb.com Summit Makes Base-Hit Donation to Red Cross http://ewweb.com/bulletin-board/summit-makes-base-hit-donation-red-cross <div class="node-body article-body">The American Red Cross in New Mexico received $6,990 from Albuquerque-based Summit Electric Supply after the Albuquerque Isotopes scored 699 base hits during the 2014 regular baseball season. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ewweb.com/bulletin-board/summit-makes-base-hit-donation-red-cross" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ewweb.com/bulletin-board/summit-makes-base-hit-donation-red-cross#comments Bulletin Board philanthropy Summit Electric Supply Thu, 11 Sep 2014 21:52:00 +0000 19161 at http://ewweb.com Halco Names Johnson to New Position as Sales Operations Manager http://ewweb.com/people/halco-names-johnson-new-position-sales-operations-manager <div class="node-body article-body"><p><img alt="" src="/site-files/ewweb.com/files/uploads/2014/09/Lisa-Johnson_210.jpg" style="width: 210px; height: 195px; margin: 3px; float: right;" title="Lisa Johnson, Halco Lighting Technologies" />Lamp and ballast manufacturer Halco Lighting Technologies, Norcross, Ga., said Lisa Johnson is joining the sales organization in the newly created role of sales operations manager. She has been Halco&rsquo;s operations manager since 2012.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ewweb.com/people/halco-names-johnson-new-position-sales-operations-manager" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ewweb.com/people/halco-names-johnson-new-position-sales-operations-manager#comments People Halco Lighting Technologies sales Thu, 11 Sep 2014 21:41:00 +0000 19151 at http://ewweb.com Jolly to Lead West Region for Crescent http://ewweb.com/people/jolly-lead-west-region-crescent <div class="node-body article-body">Crescent Electric Supply Co., East Dubuque, Ill., announced the hiring of Jeff Jolly as vice president of its West Region, which includes 40 branches in 14 Western and Mountain states.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ewweb.com/people/jolly-lead-west-region-crescent" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ewweb.com/people/jolly-lead-west-region-crescent#comments People Crescent Electric Supply people Thu, 11 Sep 2014 21:06:00 +0000 19141 at http://ewweb.com The Bulletin Board http://ewweb.com/bulletin-board/bulletin-board-0 <div class="node-body gallery-body"><p><strong>Ideas, finds and resources:</strong> charitable events, contests, new promotions, anniversaries and grand openings from around the electrical industry.</p> </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div> http://ewweb.com/bulletin-board/bulletin-board-0#comments Bulletin Board Gallery Thu, 11 Sep 2014 19:50:00 +0000 17781 at http://ewweb.com Giving Back http://ewweb.com/bulletin-board/giving-back <div class="node-body gallery-body">From Electrical Wholesaling's monthly Bulletin Board department, a compilation of stories about electrical distributors, reps and manufacturers giving back to their communities and stepping up to help someone in need.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ewweb.com/bulletin-board/giving-back" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ewweb.com/bulletin-board/giving-back#comments Bulletin Board Gallery charity donations events Thu, 11 Sep 2014 19:07:00 +0000 18691 at http://ewweb.com Schneider Electric moves North American headquarter to Andover, Mass. http://ewweb.com/electrical-economy/schneider-electric-moves-north-american-headquarter-andover-mass <div class="node-body article-body">Schneider moves its North American headquarters to Andover, Mass., to be closer to tech hub and the area's engineering students.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ewweb.com/electrical-economy/schneider-electric-moves-north-american-headquarter-andover-mass" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ewweb.com/electrical-economy/schneider-electric-moves-north-american-headquarter-andover-mass#comments Electrical Economy Schneider Wed, 10 Sep 2014 19:28:00 +0000 19131 at http://ewweb.com Lunera Lighting Brings New Light to World Class Hotel http://ewweb.com/lighting/lunera-lighting-brings-new-light-world-class-hotel <div class="node-body article-body">The Hilton Minneapolis wanted an easily installed lighting solution that would improve guest experience while lowering energy usage and reducing maintenance costs. A custom guest corridor fixture had already been designed for use with a compact fluorescent lamp (CFL), but the quality of light was not what the Hilton Minneapolis had hoped for, so they sought another alternative. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ewweb.com/lighting/lunera-lighting-brings-new-light-world-class-hotel" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ewweb.com/lighting/lunera-lighting-brings-new-light-world-class-hotel#comments Bulletin Board Lighting Tue, 09 Sep 2014 21:09:00 +0000 19121 at http://ewweb.com Image from Lunera Lighting Tammy Miller Welcomes Western Extralite to Border States Electric http://ewweb.com/mergers-acquisitions/tammy-miller-welcomes-western-extralite-border-states-electric <div class="node-body video-body">Tammy Miller Welcomes Western Extralite to Border States Electric.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ewweb.com/mergers-acquisitions/tammy-miller-welcomes-western-extralite-border-states-electric" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ewweb.com/mergers-acquisitions/tammy-miller-welcomes-western-extralite-border-states-electric#comments Mergers & Acquisitions Tue, 09 Sep 2014 18:21:00 +0000 19111 at http://ewweb.com Western Extralite Joins Border States Electric http://ewweb.com/mergers-acquisitions/western-extralite-joins-border-states-electric <div class="node-body article-body">Border States Electric (BSE), Fargo, N.D., has reached an agreement to purchase Western Extralite, Kansas City, Mo., which more than 250 employees and 19 locations in Kansas and Missouri. Western Extralite will join Border States on Oct. 1.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ewweb.com/mergers-acquisitions/western-extralite-joins-border-states-electric" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ewweb.com/mergers-acquisitions/western-extralite-joins-border-states-electric#comments Mergers & Acquisitions Border States John Isenberg Tammy Miller Tom Isenberg Western Extralite Tue, 09 Sep 2014 18:14:00 +0000 19101 at http://ewweb.com <p>BSE&#39;s acquisition of Western Extralite adds 19 locations in Missouri and Kansas.</p> Border States Leviton Buys BitWise Controls to Bolster Line of Audio/Visual Controls http://ewweb.com/mergers-acquisitions/leviton-buys-bitwise-controls-bolster-line-audiovisual-controls <div class="node-body article-body">Leviton has acquired BitWise Controls, LLC, New Orleans, a manufacturer of control and monitoring solutions for residential and commercial facilities.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ewweb.com/mergers-acquisitions/leviton-buys-bitwise-controls-bolster-line-audiovisual-controls" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ewweb.com/mergers-acquisitions/leviton-buys-bitwise-controls-bolster-line-audiovisual-controls#comments Mergers & Acquisitions BitWise Leviton VDV Tue, 09 Sep 2014 16:11:00 +0000 19091 at http://ewweb.com Lighting Science Group Appoints New CEO http://ewweb.com/people/lighting-science-group-appoints-new-ceo <div class="node-body article-body">Edward Bednarcik has been appointed CEO at Lighting Science Group.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ewweb.com/people/lighting-science-group-appoints-new-ceo" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ewweb.com/people/lighting-science-group-appoints-new-ceo#comments Lighting People Edward Bednarcik LED Lighting Science Group LSG Tue, 09 Sep 2014 16:05:00 +0000 19081 at http://ewweb.com Copper Investment News: Analyst at Haywood Securities Sees Possibility of $4/Pound Copper by 2016 http://ewweb.com/news-watch/copper-investment-news-analyst-haywood-securities-sees-possibility-4pound-copper-2016 <div class="node-body article-body">In this Copper Investment News Q&A Stefan Ioannou, mining analyst at Haywood Securities, lays a medium- and long-term pricing outlook for copper pricing. Here’s a snippet of what Ioannou had to say in this interesting interview by Teresa Matich.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ewweb.com/news-watch/copper-investment-news-analyst-haywood-securities-sees-possibility-4pound-copper-2016" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ewweb.com/news-watch/copper-investment-news-analyst-haywood-securities-sees-possibility-4pound-copper-2016#comments News Watch cable Copper Investment News copper pricing wire Tue, 09 Sep 2014 15:58:00 +0000 19071 at http://ewweb.com Wikimedia Commons Solar Installations Will be Up 36% in 2014: SEIA and GTM Research http://ewweb.com/solar/solar-installations-will-be-36-2014-seia-and-gtm-research <div class="node-body article-body"><p>The United States&rsquo; solar market hit a major milestone in the second quarter of this year, with more than half a million homes and businesses now generating solar energy. According to GTM Research and the Solar Energy Industries Association&rsquo;s (SEIA) Q2 2014 U.S. Solar Market Insight Report, the U.S. installed 1,133MW of solar photovoltaics in the second quarter of this year. The residential and commercial segments accounted for nearly half of all solar PV installations in the quarter.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ewweb.com/solar/solar-installations-will-be-36-2014-seia-and-gtm-research" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ewweb.com/solar/solar-installations-will-be-36-2014-seia-and-gtm-research#comments Solar photovoltaics PV solar Mon, 08 Sep 2014 15:43:00 +0000 19061 at http://ewweb.com