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Lextar's Flat Panel Light LEAFIA Wins Japan Good Design Award 2014
October 22, 2014
Lextar Electronics Corp.(TAIEX: 3698, "Lextar" or the "Company), a vertically-integrated LED company from Taiwan, debuted an ultra slim flat panel LED luminaire, LEAFIA, with a thickness of only 8mm and has been named a winner in Japan's Good Design Award 2014. This is the fourth time Lextar has received recognition from the award. Lextar will unveil LEAFIA at theHong Kong International Lighting Fairtaking place during October 27-30, 2014.

Micrel Selects Dongbu HiTek to Produce Camera Flash LED Drivers for Smart Phones and Tablet Computers
October 22, 2014
Dongbu HiTek confirmed that it has been selected by Micrel to manufacture the Silicon Valley company's recently introduced camera flash LED drivers for smart phones, tablet computers and digital cameras.

Panasonic to Debut 4K Ultra HDTVs
October 22, 2014
Panasonic reported that the 65-inch class AX900 and 85-inch class AX850 4K Ultra HD LED LCD TVs will make their U.S. debuts next month.

New Wildlife Friendly LED Amber Flood Lights Announced by Access Fixtures
October 21, 2014
 Access Fixtures is proud to announce newLED amber flood lightsas part of its comprehensive line of wildlife-friendly luminaires. In many areas, especially coastal communities, excessive artificial lighting can harm wildlife, like sea turtles that need a dark sky to orient towards the ocean. For this reason, many local ordinances require wildlife-friendly lighting. Access Fixtures LED amber flood lights and area lights are visible to humans, but not to most species affected by artificial lighting. Theflood lightsare ideal for a number of applications, including parking lot lighting, area lighting, park lighting, marinas, landscape lighting and roadway lighting.

Huntkey Awarded the 2014 'Typical Outstanding Enterprises of National Quality and Integrity'
October 21, 2014
Huntkey Enterprise Group has been awarded the 'Typical Outstanding Enterprises of National Quality and Integrity' during China Quality Month. Themed as 'Innovation improving product quality, integrity promoting industry development', 'Quality Month' was held by China Association for Quality Inspection across the country in September 2014. Huntkey was invited to participate in the activity and won the honor of 'Typical Outstanding Enterprises of National Quality and Integrity' among thousands of famous domestic enterprises. (Image:http://dealer.huntkey.com/UserFiles/uploadfiles/images/news/20141020154924487.jpg)

Bayer MaterialScience LLC helps building professionals meet their sustainability goals
October 21, 2014
 Sustainability is now standard in many building and construction projects, and building professionals are continually on the lookout for high-performance materials for sustainable building environments. With its high-performance polycarbonates, polyurethanes, coatings, adhesives and sealants raw materials as well as its technology expertise, Bayer helps building professionals meet their sustainability goals of low volatile organic compounds (VOC) emissions, increased energy-efficiency, reduced overall maintenance costs and materials with longer service lives. A sampling of Bayer's materials and technologies for environmentally friendly building will be on display in its booth (#1223) atGreenbuild International Conference and Expo, October 22-24, in New Orleans. Here is a sneak peek.

EV Group Next-Gen Nanoimprint Lithography Technology Targets Photonics, LED And Bioengineered Device Production; SmartNIL(TM) large-area soft nanoimprint lithography process for high-volume manufacturing provides unmatched throughput and cost-of-ownership advantages over competing NIL approaches
October 21, 2014
 EV Group (EVG), a leading supplier of wafer bonding and lithography equipment for the MEMS, nanotechnology and semiconductor markets, today introduced its SmartNIL(TM) large-area nanoimprint lithography (NIL) process. Available on all EV Group NIL platforms, including mask aligners as well as the industry benchmark EVG®720 and newly available EVG®7200 UV-NIL systems, SmartNIL provides a low-cost, large-area and high-volume-manufacturing solution for a variety of advanced devices, including: Photonic-based devices such as light-emitting diodes (LEDs), lasers and photovoltaics Micro arrays and nano-devices for medical devices and bioengineered applications Advanced storage media, including newly emerging forms of non-volatile memory (NVM)

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."

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."


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