Increasing demand for innovative and advanced lighting infrastructure from commercial and residential sectors, are driving the need for wireless lighting products integrated with inbuilt controllers and sensors. Factors such as ease of use, mobility and non-destructive installation are influencing customers towards adopting wireless lighting. Growing need for energy-efficient lighting solution in developed as well as developing countries is expected to increase the production sales of wireless lighting in the forthcoming years. However, the major factor that is hindering the growth of global market for wireless lighting is the high and fluctuating costs of wireless lighting products.
Companies namely OSRAM Licht AG, Lutron Electronics Co., Inc., Acuity Brands Lighting, Inc., GE Lighting LLC, Royal Philips NV, EGLO Leuchten GmbH, and Glamox lighting among others will witness a sizeable growth globally. Leading companies are intent on marketing schemes such as product developments and growing their product portfolio.
Lutron Electronics Co. Acquires Ketra for Expanding Its Smart Home Lighting Sales
Lutron Electronics Co. recently announced about its plans to acquire Ketra in order to expand its presence in the smart home lighting. Manufacturers can focus on the lighting control solutions provided by Ketra that can be customizable for both commercial as well as residential settings. Apart from this, the lighting solutions provided by Ketra generates a wide-ranging color portfolio, which is inclusive of saturated, pastel and white colors. Customers will be benefitted with customizable interior space by making lighting in a way that it meets their needs. Key players must note that Lutron Electronics Co. is striving hard to increase its position in the global market for wireless lighting by developing innovative electronic light dimmer that can be controlled by end-users.
Quality lighting solutions of Ketra will benefit Lutron Electronics Co. in delivering products to customers that would be productive, comfortable and creates a pleasant environment at workspace as well as home. This acquisition is also expected to help both the companies to expand their customer base across the globe.
OSRAM Expands the Control Features of Its ENCELIUM® EXTEND System
OSRAM recently announced the launch of WSLC (Wireless Site Lighting Control) Module that would help in expanding light management system, which is ENCELIUM® EXTEND Networked. Key players must note that this expansion of capability will be for the purpose and benefit of sites and building’s surroundings such as private roadways, pathways and parking lots. The ENCELIUM® EXTEND system offers powerful and flexible way for managing the exterior and interior site lighting of the buildings.
The new WSLC Module by OSRAM is beneficial mainly for facility managers, architects and specifiers, as it would help in improving the design of smart buildings. The control features of ENCELIUM® EXTEND system has been extended towards outdoor spaces, which would allow customers in cost-savings by operating just one single entire system. This in turn would help in offering safety and convenience features that the customer needs for customizing internal lighting systems.