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Inflation or not, Patnaites splurge on Dhanteras
October 22, 2014
PATNA, Oct. 22 -- Slashed prices on a variety of consumer durables - LED TV sets, washing machines and smartphones, apart from utensils, jewellery and cars- combined with attractive offers drew customers in hordes to buy products of their choice on the auspicious Dhanteras day Tuesday. Consumer sentiment appeared upbeat despite inflation and buyers were ready to splurge on items they thought essential for their family. As per a rough estimate, people spent nearly '600 crore on the purchase of high-end electronic gadgets, jewellery, cars as well as ordinary products.

Posts Record $3 Million In TL Energy Led Lighting Sales Over Eight Week Run
October 21, 2014
TRANS LUX CORP ("TNLX-0") - Posts Record $3 Million In TL Energy Led Lighting Sales - Over Eight Week Run Trans-Lux Corporation continues to post record sales as the company's innovative TL Energy LED Lighting business model continues to gain traction. Launched in 2010, TL Energy offers turnkey solutions for commercial LED lighting that provide unique long-term financial and environmental benefits while providing significant savings that actually fund purchase and installation costs over time. By providing such a compelling value-add proposition, TL Energy continues to capture a large share of commercial LED lighting and display projects, and has just posted a record $3 million in LED lighting sales over an eight week run. "When we developed the sales strategy for TL Energy based on offering fully integrated LED lighting solutions, our intention was to devise an effective way of increasing market share with a clearly innovative value proposition," said David Pavlik, President of TL Energy. "By educating customers on the benefits of LED lighting to help reduce overhead expenses and save energy, we have been able to generate great sales results for TL Energy LED lighting solutions."

Golden State Foods Hosts Grand Opening For New Distribution Center; Ribbon-Cutting Ceremony Showcased Upgrades in Technology and Environmental Sustainability
October 21, 2014
Golden State Foods (GSF) hosted a grand opening ceremony for its new 158,000 square-foot Chicago distribution center yesterday, inviting guests to tour and experience the facility's innovative features. The new building now serves more than 460 McDonald's customers in the Chicago and Northwest Indiana market and will be the first center within GSF and the McDonald's distribution community to be LEED Gold Certified. "We are so proud to unveil our latest distribution center in Chicago," said Mark Wetterau, CEO of Golden State Foods. "The new building is a milestone in our larger goals toward environmental sustainability and excellent customer service and will serve as a benchmark for future and existing facilities within the GSF distribution community."

New Digitally Enhanced Power Analog Controllers from Microchip Offer Digital Power Supply Flexibility with Easy Analog Control Loops; MCP19118/9 Provide Simple Analog PWM Control and Configurable MCU in Compact Circuit Solution; Industry's First PMBus(TM) Compatible Controller with Up to 40V Operation
October 21, 2014
Microchip Technology Inc. (NASDAQ: MCHP), a leading provider of microcontroller, mixed-signal, analog and Flash-IP solutions, today announced its latest Digitally Enhanced Power (DEPA) controllers-the MCP19118 and MCP19119 (MCP19118/9). They provide simple yet effective analog PWM control for DC-DC synchronous buck converters up to 40V, with the configurability of a digital MCU. And they are the industry's first devices to combine 40V operation and PMBus(TM) communication interfaces. These features enable quick power-conversion circuit development with an analog control loop that is programmable in the integrated 8-bit PIC® MCU core's firmware. This integration and flexibility is ideal for power-conversion applications, such as battery-charging, LED-driving, USB Power Delivery, point-of-load and automotive power supplies.

Flipkart announces launch of VU 32" Android TV
October 21, 2014
Bangalore, Oct 21 (IBNS): E-commerce marketplace Flipkart announced the launch of VU 32" Android LED TV from Vu Televisions, the California-based luxury television company.

EFI Extends Innovative Technology Across Its Portfolio to Create New Opportunities for Print Businesses; LED, UltraDrop Technology, SuperFlex Ink and Faster, Automated Print and Workflow Offerings at SGIA Expo Boost Graphics Companies' Profit Opportunities
October 21, 2014
LAS VEGAS, Oct. 21, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- SGIA EXPO -- EFI? (Nasdaq:EFII), a world leader in customer-focused digital printing innovation, is driving improvements in printing companies' productivity, efficiency, profitability and print quality with the continued proliferation of advanced technology innovations across the EFI portfolio of industrial inkjet and production workflow products. SGIA Expo attendees will see new and upgraded offerings that reflect the expansion of energy-saving, "cool cure" LED inkjet technology in EFI's superwide- and wide-format product lines, as well as the high-definition imaging capabilities of variable-drop grayscale imaging, including new, 7-picoliter UltraDrop? Technology for premium-quality graphics production. EFI's exhibit at the Las Vegas tradeshow highlights advanced solutions that fuel printing company success, from imaging technology enhancements and versatile, new inks to automated material handling and best-in-class workflow efficiencies. The lineup of innovative print products on display includes:

Trans-Lux Posts Record $3 Million in TL Energy LED Lighting Sales Over Eight Week Run; TL Energy Turnkey LED Lighting Programs Deliver Unique Value Proposition
October 21, 2014
Trans-Lux Corporation (OTCQB: TNLX) continues to post record sales as the company's innovative TL Energy LED Lighting business model continues to gain traction. Launched in 2010, TL Energy offers turnkey solutions for commercial LED lighting that provide unique long-term financial and environmental benefits while providing significant savings that actually fund purchase and installation costs over time. By providing such a compelling value-add proposition, TL Energy continues to capture a large share of commercial LED lighting and display projects, and has just posted a record $3 million in LED lighting sales over an eight week run. "When we developed the sales strategy for TL Energy based on offering fully integrated LED lighting solutions, our intention was to devise an effective way of increasing market share with a clearly innovative value proposition," said David Pavlik, President of TL Energy. "By educating customers on the benefits of LED lighting to help reduce overhead expenses and save energy, we have been able to generate great sales results for TL Energy LED lighting solutions."

India LED Television Market Outlook to 2018 - Rising Price Competition With New Players Entry
October 21, 2014
•The LED and OLED television market in India is expected grow at an estimated CAGR of 40% by FY'2019. •Future Growth of LED Television market is expected to be led by the sales of 32 inch LED Televisions.

Acuity Brands enhances P Series family of LED recessed lighting
October 20, 2014
HIGHLIGHT: Acuity Brands, Inc., a manufacturer of electronics, has enhanced its P Series family of LED recessed lighting from Lithonia Lighting.

Pealriver Lighting Company Introduces Low-MaintenanceLow Energy-Consuming LED Lights
October 20, 2014
Guangdong China; 20 October 2014: The new series of LED lights introduced by Pealriver Lighting Electric Company is being considered as a game-changer because of their excellent energy-efficient features. Moreover the new LED lights are almost maintenance-free and provide a higher luminous efficacy. According to the spokesperson of the company the LED lights have been designed with beneficial features that will encourage consumers to switch to LED lights leaving traditional incandescent bulbs that consume more energy. The newLED bulb lightnbsp;introduced by Pealriver shows companyrsquo;s commitment to provide consumers with a low-cost and energy-efficient lighting solution for home office shops and all other places. These bulbs are available in various models and shapes to suit the aesthetic requirements of a built space while illuminating the area with a bright light. The dimmable feature makes the bulb more energy saving than ordinary LED bulbs. Available with CE and RoHS safety assurance the Pealriver LED bulbs are tested for a long lifespan. The bulbs keep emitting bright light covering a wide area throughout the life cycle. Pealriver has also brought a newLED ceiling lightnbsp;that shines brightly and helps save a significant amount of energy as compared to incandescent or halogen based ceiling lights.


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