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At Amerlux, we bring magic to life with bold lighting solutions that illuminate your world with vibrant colors. We listen to our customers and develop award-winning solutions to your greatest lighting challenges. Our best-in-class portfolio features innovative interior and exterior products that deliver outstanding performance and beautiful aesthetics to drive business ROI. With Amerlux, you’ll always be seen in the best light.

Amerlux to Light the Way Into Building Automation at LightFair 2022

Exhibited Fixtures, Technologies Do What Others Cannot: Harmonize Every Building System with One Company OAKLAND, N.J. – Amerlux announced today that it will exhibit several new products and technologies at LightFair 2022 that will enable architects and lighting designers to do something they’ve never done before: leave their design mark on every building system with one […]

What Are the 5 Best Ways to Cram for LightFair 2022?

LightFair 2022 is days away. Are you ready? Whether you’re checking out new trends and products, exhibiting like we are (at Booth #1727), earning more AIA/CES credit or looking to make new connections, we have put together resources to help prep you for the multiday event in Las Vegas. Several topics will headline the conference. Themes include: Building automation integration—how to […]

Amerlux Completes Purchase of Its 200,000-Square-Foot, State-of-the-Art Headquarters

Deal Ensures All R&D, Engineering and Assembly Stays in the U.S. OAKLAND, N.J. – April 26, 2022 – Amerlux announced that it has completed the purchase of its 200,000-square-foot, state-of-the-art manufacturing facility at 178 Bauer Drive in Oakland, N.J.—a transaction that will allow the design-and-manufacturing lighting company to continue delivering its award-winning luminaires and [...]

Amerlux Lights the Way Into Automated Comfort with DCI’s O3 Sensor

Integrate Light, HVAC and Security With One Simple Room Controller OAKLAND, N.J. – February 15, 2022 – Amerlux, an award-winning design-and-manufacture lighting company, announced today that it now offers Delta Controls’ (DCI) all-encompassing room controller, which allows occupants to take greater care of their work—by creating a room that automatically takes care of them. The […]

5 Critical Questions About the Best Architectural Indirect Lighting

Two design hiccups. Two varying applications. One highly effective solution for each—indirect lighting. The owners of a new tea shop in Boston wanted to try something new for their yet-to-open brasserie—linear lighting. They wanted the look of a classic café fare application with a contemporary, but inviting atmosphere served one cup at a time. But challenges loomed. […]

CASE STUDY: How Amerlux Casts Pittsburgh’s Restored Hazelwood Roundhouse in a New Light

The historic, 10-bay railway roundhouse and turntable at Hazelwood Green, part of Pittsburgh’s Greater Hazelwood neighborhood, had seen better days. Initially built by the Monongahela Connecting Railroad in 1887, the 178-acre multi-facility campus along the Monongahela River was located next to a steel mill and worked to service and redirect train engines carrying locally made […]

Amerlux Selects New Lighting Rep for New England Market

Exposure Inc. Brings New England Design Community Closer to Award-Winning Lighting Manufacturer OAKLAND, N.J. – January 11, 2022 – Amerlux, an award-winning design-and-manufacture lighting company, announced today that it has selected Exposure Inc. as its new rep in the fast-growing New England market, effective Feb. 1. Exposure Inc. is a Boston-based lighting specification agency dedicated [...]

Amerlux Appoints Guy Esposito VP of Sales

30-Year Lighting Veteran Looks to Continue Growing “Iconic Brand” Amerlux, an award-winning design-and-manufacture lighting company, announced today that it has appointed Guy Esposito as its new vice president of sales. Esposito has more than three decades of experience in generating significant sales revenues with high-profit margins in lighting and helping clients in all sectors convert [...]

Amerlux’s UV-Free Antimicrobial Lighting Wins Product Innovation Award

Architectural SSL Hails ActiveCLEAN’s™ Nonstop, Unrestricted Usage Amerlux, an award-winning design-and-manufacture lighting company, announced today that its new UV-free antimicrobial LED lighting solution has been named one of the most innovative solutions in the industry by Architectural SSL magazine. The Product Innovation Awards recognizes innovative LED and solid-state luminaires and [...]

3 Best-Selling Things This Lighting Icon Does That You Should Too

Frank Vadino, Vice President of Engineering at Cold Technology, has three crucial tips for salespeople in supermarket lighting or considering a career in it. All three, he says, describe Don Knickerbocker, Amerlux’s Vice President of Supermarket Lighting Sales. “One, work hard and understand your product line well,” Vadino said. “Two, work hard and understand your competitors […]

CASE STUDY: Why Saks Fifth Avenue Demanded More Amerlux for Its Bal Harbour Makeover

Saks Fifth Avenue, a destination for the finest quality in men’s and women’s fashion, is an ideal anchor tenant for the high-end Floridan shopper that wanders the storefronts at the Bal Harbour Shops in the North Miami Beach village. From sparkling stilettos to floral-embroidered gowns, famous designers such as Christian Louboutin, Givenchy, Burberry, The Row […]

6 Important Things to Look for to Reduce Lighting Supply Chain Delays

While high-performing illumination, industry-leading controls, beautifully designed aesthetics and exceptional value will always mean a lot to LED lighting customers, one offering now beats them all: “Shipping now.” It’s the “new way to delight customers,” analysts say. It’s also a catchphrase that Amerlux can proudly say aloud as escalating freight costs, material expenses, shortages, [...]

CASE STUDY: How Amerlux Accentuates Connecticut’s Favorite Masterpieces

Photo by Chuck Choi Perhaps Connecticut’s tourism website says it best: “The Mattatuck Museum is proud to welcome visitors into their beautiful new building.” Melissa Mattes, a senior lighting designer at Sladen Feinstein Integrated Lighting, located in Boston, could not agree more. “This is an incredibly beautiful museum. Its façade has a very public presence,” […]

Why Your Next Great Hotel Design Needs Antimicrobial Commercial Lighting

Editor’s Note: This article originally appeared in Hotel Management magazine. See the original post here. Last summer, a headline-making housekeeping hire at the Yotel Boston wasn’t a person but a thing—a tall cleaning robot whose job was to provide a continuous line of defense against lurking, infectious threats using ultraviolet light. The historic Beverly Hilton Hotel in Beverly Hills, [...]

8 Amazing Ways This Linear Lighting Duo Can Save Your Commercial Project

Few setbacks can disrupt the flow of a project like lengthy delays and added costs. Both, regrettably, are frequent side-effects of customized lighting solutions. Made-to-measure solutions predictably take longer to manufacture than standard products because each component must be made to an exact specification to accommodate the project adequately. This keeps architects and lighting [...]

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