Bulletin Board http://ewweb.com/taxonomy/term/7400/more en Republic Celebrates 100 Years in Style http://ewweb.com/bulletin-board/republic-celebrates-100-years-style <div class="node-body article-body"> A capstone of the evening was the presentation of a $40,608 check to the Handicapped Development Center (HDC) to create the J.S. Kimmel Technology Training Center. </div> <p><a href="http://ewweb.com/bulletin-board/republic-celebrates-100-years-style" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ewweb.com/bulletin-board/republic-celebrates-100-years-style#comments Bulletin Board Silver Thu, 12 Jan 2017 17:55:00 +0000 38031 at http://ewweb.com <p>Republic president Mark Kilmer addressed guests in the transformed iWireless Center to mark the company&rsquo;s 100th anniversary.</p> Photo: Republic French Gerleman to Open New Branch in Springfield, MO http://ewweb.com/missouri/french-gerleman-open-new-branch-springfield-mo <div class="node-body article-body">French Gerleman, St. Louis will be opening a new branch in Springfield, MO, at 764 North Miller. This expansion into Springfield is the company’s sixth branch. The new location is expected to open in February of 2017.</div> <p><a href="http://ewweb.com/missouri/french-gerleman-open-new-branch-springfield-mo" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ewweb.com/missouri/french-gerleman-open-new-branch-springfield-mo#comments Bulletin Board Missouri French Gerleman MO St. Louis Wed, 11 Jan 2017 18:30:00 +0000 37961 at http://ewweb.com Legrand Fundraiser Raises $76,000 for Building Homes for Heroes to Help Injured Afghanistan War Veterans http://ewweb.com/bulletin-board/legrand-fundraiser-raises-76000-building-homes-heroes-help-injured-afghanistan-war-ve <div class="node-body article-body"><p>During its recent annual sales meeting in Washington, D.C., Legrand&#39;s Electrical Wiring Systems (EWS) division and Building Control Systems division sales teams, executive leaders and participating partners held a fundraiser benefiting Building Homes for Heroes. Legrand employees raised more than $38,000, which was matched dollar for dollar by Legrand.</p></div> <p><a href="http://ewweb.com/bulletin-board/legrand-fundraiser-raises-76000-building-homes-heroes-help-injured-afghanistan-war-ve" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ewweb.com/bulletin-board/legrand-fundraiser-raises-76000-building-homes-heroes-help-injured-afghanistan-war-ve#comments Bulletin Board Legrand Wed, 11 Jan 2017 18:15:00 +0000 37951 at http://ewweb.com <p><span style="font-size: 16px;">U.S. Army Specialist Hugo Gonzalez, his family, and Andy&nbsp;</span>Pujol<span style="font-size: 16px;">, president and founder of Building Homes for Heroes, accept Legrand&rsquo;s initial donation during the annual sales meeting. Attendees were so moved by Specialist Gonzalez&rsquo;s speech that an additional $4,000 was raised after the check presentation ceremony.</span></p> Eaton Inks Three-Year Deal with Century Communities to Provide Residential Electrical Products in New Homes http://ewweb.com/bulletin-board/eaton-inks-three-year-deal-century-communities-provide-residential-electrical-product <div class="node-body article-body">Eaton signed an exclusive agreement with Century Communities, one of the nation’s largest homebuilders, for its housing developments in Colorado, Georgia, Nevada, Texas and Utah. </div> <p><a href="http://ewweb.com/bulletin-board/eaton-inks-three-year-deal-century-communities-provide-residential-electrical-product" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ewweb.com/bulletin-board/eaton-inks-three-year-deal-century-communities-provide-residential-electrical-product#comments Bulletin Board Eaton residential market Wed, 11 Jan 2017 17:45:00 +0000 37941 at http://ewweb.com Lighting Brings Sophistication To Fitness Club http://ewweb.com/bulletin-board/lighting-brings-sophistication-fitness-club <div class="node-body article-body">The club chose Soraa’s LED lamps for all its downlighting needs, as well as for spotlights throughout the space. </div> <p><a href="http://ewweb.com/bulletin-board/lighting-brings-sophistication-fitness-club" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ewweb.com/bulletin-board/lighting-brings-sophistication-fitness-club#comments Bulletin Board Lighting Tue, 10 Jan 2017 21:16:00 +0000 37931 at http://ewweb.com <p>Changing rooms at the Gravity Club in Singapore use Soraa lighting to emphasize the architectural details.</p> Photo credit: Fitness First Group 2017 Electrical Events http://ewweb.com/bulletin-board/2017-electrical-events <div class="node-body article-body">Here are the industry trade shows, conferences and other events for 2017.</div> <p><a href="http://ewweb.com/bulletin-board/2017-electrical-events" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ewweb.com/bulletin-board/2017-electrical-events#comments Bulletin Board Electrical Events Mon, 09 Jan 2017 16:56:00 +0000 37831 at http://ewweb.com Learn How to Sharpen Your Negotiating Skills at NAW Webinar on Jan. 17 http://ewweb.com/bulletin-board/learn-how-sharpen-your-negotiating-skills-naw-webinar-jan-17 <div class="node-body article-body">Distributors are invited to join the National Association of Wholesaler-Distributors (NAW) Institute for Distribution Excellence and sponsor Strategic Pricing Associates (SPA) on Jan. 17 for a free one-hour webinar entitled “Maximizing Profits – You Get What Your People Can Negotiate.” </div> <p><a href="http://ewweb.com/bulletin-board/learn-how-sharpen-your-negotiating-skills-naw-webinar-jan-17" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ewweb.com/bulletin-board/learn-how-sharpen-your-negotiating-skills-naw-webinar-jan-17#comments Bulletin Board National Association of Wholesaler-Distributors NAW sales Fri, 06 Jan 2017 18:10:00 +0000 37821 at http://ewweb.com Orgatech and Organic Lighting Move to New Factory http://ewweb.com/bulletin-board/orgatech-and-organic-lighting-move-new-factory <div class="node-body article-body"><p>U.S.-based Orgatech Lighting and sister company Organic Lighting Systems announced that a move to a new modern factory and office space in Orange, CA, last month. The new building effectively expands offices and customer-support facilities over the company&rsquo;s previous facility in Azusa, which it occupied for 16 years.&nbsp;</p></div> <p><a href="http://ewweb.com/bulletin-board/orgatech-and-organic-lighting-move-new-factory" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ewweb.com/bulletin-board/orgatech-and-organic-lighting-move-new-factory#comments Bulletin Board Silver Fri, 30 Dec 2016 17:03:00 +0000 37791 at http://ewweb.com Photo: Orgatech Lighting Loyola’s Business School Names Steiner Electric Family Business of the Year http://ewweb.com/bulletin-board/loyola-s-business-school-names-steiner-electric-family-business-year <div class="node-body article-body">Steiner Electric was founded in 1916 by George Steiner, Rick Kerman’s grandfather. Rick and his father Harold were partners for 35 years before Harold’s passing in 2012.</div> <p><a href="http://ewweb.com/bulletin-board/loyola-s-business-school-names-steiner-electric-family-business-year" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ewweb.com/bulletin-board/loyola-s-business-school-names-steiner-electric-family-business-year#comments Bulletin Board Premium Wed, 28 Dec 2016 22:44:00 +0000 37761 at http://ewweb.com Solar and LED Cut Costs at Exhaust System Maker Factory Pipe http://ewweb.com/bulletin-board/solar-and-led-cut-costs-exhaust-system-maker-factory-pipe <div class="node-body article-body"><p>Factory Pipe, a manufacturer of high-performance exhaust systems, recently installed the largest rooftop solar power system in Mendocino County on the roof of its Ukiah, CA, headquarters.</p> <p>The solar was just the beginning. In collaboration with General Electric&rsquo;s Current, the company is offsetting 75% of its energy use through Current&rsquo;s rooftop solar offering and saving close to 60% in lighting-related energy use with an LED lighting retrofit in its manufacturing warehouse.</p></div> <p><a href="http://ewweb.com/bulletin-board/solar-and-led-cut-costs-exhaust-system-maker-factory-pipe" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ewweb.com/bulletin-board/solar-and-led-cut-costs-exhaust-system-maker-factory-pipe#comments Bulletin Board Lighting Silver Tue, 20 Dec 2016 19:18:00 +0000 37741 at http://ewweb.com Photo: GE