What Lies Ahead in the World of Lighting?

What Lies Ahead in the World of Lighting?

Preview of world’s largest lighting trade show plots trajectory of the industry’s future.

On the eve of Lightfair International 2016, to be held April 26 to 28 in San Diego, the biggest news in lighting is disruption. The industry is at an inflection point — with major players exiting the chip, legacy lamp, or lighting fixture business. Because of low growth, high competition, margin erosion, and high overheads, some well-known companies are spinning-off or shutting-down divisions of their lighting business.

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