News http://ewweb.com/taxonomy/term/7399/more en NAW to Air Free Sept. 14 Webinar on M&As for Distributors http://ewweb.com/mergers-acquisitions/naw-air-free-sept-14-webinar-mas-distributors <div class="node-body article-body"><p><a href="https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/8820789528817722114"><img alt="" src="/site-files/ewweb.com/files/uploads/2015/10/NAW_.jpg" style="width: 357px; height: 141px; float: left; margin: 3px;" /></a>Distribution leaders are invited to join the National Association of Wholesaler-Distributors&rsquo; &nbsp;Institute for Distribution Excellence and Lincoln International on Wednesday, Sept. 14, 1 p.m -2 p.m.</p></div> <p><a href="http://ewweb.com/mergers-acquisitions/naw-air-free-sept-14-webinar-mas-distributors" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ewweb.com/mergers-acquisitions/naw-air-free-sept-14-webinar-mas-distributors#comments Mergers & Acquisitions acquisitions M&A Mergers National Association of Wholesaler-Distributors NAW Wed, 27 Jul 2016 21:01:00 +0000 35781 at http://ewweb.com The New Yorker Takes an Interest in LED Lifespans http://ewweb.com/bulletin-board/new-yorker-takes-interest-led-lifespans <div class="node-body article-body"> J.B. MacKinnon of The New Yorker focuses on the LED lighting market’s upending of product life expectations </div> <p><a href="http://ewweb.com/bulletin-board/new-yorker-takes-interest-led-lifespans" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ewweb.com/bulletin-board/new-yorker-takes-interest-led-lifespans#comments Bulletin Board Lighting Silver Tue, 26 Jul 2016 15:46:00 +0000 35771 at http://ewweb.com Livermore Centennial Bulb webcam still Crescent Electric Supply to Acquire Home Products Etc. LLC http://ewweb.com/mergers-acquisitions/crescent-electric-supply-acquire-home-products-etc-llc <div class="node-body article-body">Crescent Electric Supply Co., East Dubuque, Ill., has signed a definitive agreement to purchase online retailer Home Products Etc. LLC (HPE). HPE was founded in 2012 to be the online source for home products serving both B2B and B2C markets. </div> <p><a href="http://ewweb.com/mergers-acquisitions/crescent-electric-supply-acquire-home-products-etc-llc" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ewweb.com/mergers-acquisitions/crescent-electric-supply-acquire-home-products-etc-llc#comments Mergers & Acquisitions Crescent Electric Supply Fri, 22 Jul 2016 14:47:00 +0000 35741 at http://ewweb.com Cree Plans to Sell Wolfspeed Power and RF Division for $850 Million http://ewweb.com/lighting/cree-plans-sell-wolfspeed-power-and-rf-division-850-million <div class="node-body article-body">Cree, Inc., Durham, N.C., plans to sell its Wolfspeed Power and RF division, its including its silicon-carbide substrate business for power, RF and gemstone applications, to Infineon Technologies AG for $850 million in cash. The move is part of Cree’s plans to focus more on LED lighting.</div> <p><a href="http://ewweb.com/lighting/cree-plans-sell-wolfspeed-power-and-rf-division-850-million" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ewweb.com/lighting/cree-plans-sell-wolfspeed-power-and-rf-division-850-million#comments Lighting News Watch Cree LED lighting Fri, 15 Jul 2016 16:32:00 +0000 35471 at http://ewweb.com Springfield Electric Moves Hannibal, Mo., to New Location http://ewweb.com/bulletin-board/springfield-electric-moves-hannibal-mo-new-location <div class="node-body article-body"><p><img alt="" src="/site-files/ewweb.com/files/uploads/2015/10/Springfield_Electric_254.jpg" style="float: left; margin: 3px; width: 254px; height: 189px;" />Springfield Electric, Springfield, Ill., says its Hannibal, Mo., &nbsp;branch has recently moved to a new location at 7180 Veterans Rd.</p></div> <p><a href="http://ewweb.com/bulletin-board/springfield-electric-moves-hannibal-mo-new-location" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ewweb.com/bulletin-board/springfield-electric-moves-hannibal-mo-new-location#comments Bulletin Board Springfield Electric Fri, 15 Jul 2016 16:11:00 +0000 35461 at http://ewweb.com Summit Electric Supply Releases Mobile App to Calculate Voltage Drop http://ewweb.com/bulletin-board/summit-electric-supply-releases-mobile-app-calculate-voltage-drop <div class="node-body article-body">Summit Electric Supply’s new Voltage Drop Calculator helps users determine the right wire for a cable run. This latest mobile app by the Albuquerque, N.M.-based Summit Electric calculates voltage and percentage drop for any size job or project. </div> <p><a href="http://ewweb.com/bulletin-board/summit-electric-supply-releases-mobile-app-calculate-voltage-drop" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ewweb.com/bulletin-board/summit-electric-supply-releases-mobile-app-calculate-voltage-drop#comments Bulletin Board Summit Electric Supply Fri, 15 Jul 2016 15:51:00 +0000 35451 at http://ewweb.com German Football Museum Uses Lighting to Engage http://ewweb.com/bulletin-board/german-football-museum-uses-lighting-engage <div class="node-body article-body">Zumtobel's lighting management system plays a key role in making the museum kick.</div> <p><a href="http://ewweb.com/bulletin-board/german-football-museum-uses-lighting-engage" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ewweb.com/bulletin-board/german-football-museum-uses-lighting-engage#comments Bulletin Board Lighting Silver Fri, 08 Jul 2016 20:03:00 +0000 35301 at http://ewweb.com Photo courtesy of Zumtobel People On the Move - July 2016 http://ewweb.com/people/people-move-july-2016 <div class="node-body gallery-body">Check out these executive appointments and honors at Border States, Eaton, T&B/ABB, Omni Cable, Encore Wire, Appleton/Emerson, NorthEast Electrical Distributors, Irby/ Sonepar, and GG LED.</div> <p><a href="http://ewweb.com/people/people-move-july-2016" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ewweb.com/people/people-move-july-2016#comments People Appleton/Emerson Border States Eaton Encore Wire Irby Northeast Electrical Distributors Omni Cable Sonepar T&B Thomas and Betts Fri, 08 Jul 2016 19:43:00 +0000 35281 at http://ewweb.com Thomas & Betts Donates $50,000 to Memphis Electrical JATC http://ewweb.com/bulletin-board/thomas-betts-donates-50000-memphis-electrical-jatc <div class="node-body article-body">Thomas & Betts (T&B), Memphis, Tenn., donated $50,000 to the Memphis Electrical Joint Apprenticeship and Training Committee (JATC), to be paid over the next 10 years. </div> <p><a href="http://ewweb.com/bulletin-board/thomas-betts-donates-50000-memphis-electrical-jatc" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ewweb.com/bulletin-board/thomas-betts-donates-50000-memphis-electrical-jatc#comments Bulletin Board ABB T&B Thomas and Betts Thu, 07 Jul 2016 16:46:00 +0000 35171 at http://ewweb.com <p><span style="font-size: 16px; line-height: 20px;">(Left to right): C. Lyn McCrory, president, McCrory Electric Co.; Thomas Migliaccio , president, T.A.M. Electric Co.; R. Michael Haley, assistant business manager, Local 474 of the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers; David Kendall, director of industry affairs, Thomas &amp; Betts/ABB; J. Glenn Greenwell, assistant business manager, Local 474 of the IBEW; Clovis D. Brown, training director, Memphis Electrical JATC; Wayne A. Lowrie, president, Lowrie Electric Co.; and&nbsp;J. Allen Anderson, general foreman, Miller Electric Co. </span></p> Klein Tools Opens Nominations for the 2016 Electrician of the Year http://ewweb.com/bulletin-board/klein-tools-opens-nominations-2016-electrician-year <div class="node-body article-body">In a new twist on the competition, Klein Tools will make fan voting part of the selection process this year. Fans will be able to vote on the grand prize winner after six regional winners are announced in mid-August. </div> <p><a href="http://ewweb.com/bulletin-board/klein-tools-opens-nominations-2016-electrician-year" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ewweb.com/bulletin-board/klein-tools-opens-nominations-2016-electrician-year#comments Bulletin Board Silver Wed, 06 Jul 2016 16:47:00 +0000 35151 at http://ewweb.com