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One of the Oldest at Ten Years

2019 marks NET LED Lighting’s 10th anniversary Whilst a relatively young company in the lighting industry, NET LED is in fact one of the oldest lighting companies to have only supplied LED lighting products. When it was launched back in 2009, many had not even heard of LED lighting and of those who had, many were then sceptical as to the capability of the new technology. NET LED was founded…

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NET LED first lighting supplier to be awarded LIA Quality Assurance for Emergency Lighting

In the event of a mains power failure for whatever reason, commercial and industrial buildings should be fully equipped with emergency lighting to enable the occupants to see and be able to get out safely. Ten years ago, as one of the first suppliers of LED lighting to the UK market, NET LED recognised the need for quality, reliable emergency lighting that was fit for this purpose. LIAQA for Emergency…

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Glowing Results from 2018 Customer Satisfaction Survey

A survey of UK electrical wholesalers has revealed widespread appreciation for NET LED Lighting’s service and staff. The purpose of the survey was to ensure customer needs were being met, and to identify opportunities to better serve them in the future. Of the customers who took part in the survey, 100% rated NET LED’s overall quality of service as ‘Excellent’ or ‘Very Satisfactory’. The electrical wholesalers that took part also…

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When is a Specification Really a Specification?

Apples and Oranges The introduction of LED lighting, and its fast evolution, has increased the number of variables within specifications. So, how does the buyer compare such a vast range of options? Before LED, light output or “brightness” was often correlated to the power of the fitting. Brightness was thought about in terms of wattage – most of us can remember the 60W or 100W incandescent light bulb. This type of…

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NET LED Lighting Set for a Bright Future in New Premises

With a Grand Opening Celebration, NET LED Lighting celebrated the move to its new premises at Buckingway Business Park in Cambridge on Friday 21st September. Both suppliers and customers were invited to tour the new facilities which feature brand new offices, a showroom and a 36,000 sqft warehouse to accommodate the company’s extensive product range and growing team. NET LED was established in 2009 and distributes a wide range of commercial…

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Oliver Bubb Joins NET LED Lighting’s Board of Directors

Oliver Bubb has been appointed to join NET LED Lighting’s board of Directors. Joining NET LED in 2010 as a Warehouse Operative, Oliver worked his way through the business gaining both experience and external qualifications in Electronics (HNC) and Leadership (Vistage). Armed with proven technical knowledge and experience in LED lighting, Oliver later took on the role of Operations Director, in which he was directly responsible for managing the Warehouse,…

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LIA CEO to Open NET LED’s New Cambridge Premises

To celebrate NET LED’s recent move to its new premises at Buckingway Business Park in Cambridge, Lighting Industry Association (LIA) CEO Steven Davies will officially open the new building on Friday 21st September 2018. The Grand Opening Celebration will run from 11am – 3pm, with the official opening ceremony taking place at 12pm. Lunch and refreshments will be served by award winning street food vendors Steak & Honour and Jack’s…

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What are the Commercial Building Regulations for LED Panel Lights?

Are you being asked to supply Panel Lights that comply with Building Regulations? Building Regulations apply to new buildings, extensions to existing buildings and change of use which may affect the compliance of the building. Building Regulations require that, where the luminaire forms part of the internal ceiling lining of the building, it must restrict the spread of fire over their surfaces. Look for LED Panel Lights with flammability-rated diffusers If…

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