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Press Releases

2021

Atar Capital Acquires Universal Lighting Technologies and Douglas Lighting Controls from Panasonic Corporation

Acquisition Bolsters Transformative Opportunities for Commercial Lighting

Atar Capital Acquires Panasonic’s American Lighting Division
Universal Approved by National Lighting Bureau's (NLB) Trusted Warranty Evaluation ProgramUniversal Approved by NLB's Trusted Warranty Evaluation Program
Universal Expands Line of Connected Lighting Solutions - LRAxC LED Strip Fixture Retrofit with Bluetooth® ControlsEVERLINE LRAxC LED Strip Retrofit Kit with Bluetooth Controls
2020


Universal Introduces EVERLINE LED T8 Tube and Driver Kit with Bluetooth ControlEVERLINE Type C LED Tube and Driver Kit with Bluetooth Control
Universal Partners with Illumination Technology GroupUniversal Partners with Illumination Technology Group
Andrew Nowak joins Universal as OEM Sales for Northeast RegionNowak joins Universal

Universal Introduces EVERLINE BLC48 High Bay LED Replacement Luminaire with Bluetooth® Controls Integration

Universal BLC48 High Bay LED Luminaire Release
Universal Unlocks Smart Business Outcomes with New Website Featuring End-to-End Upgrades and Enabled Digital IoT SolutionsUniversal New Website Announcement
Anderson Promoted to New PresidentAnderson Promoted
End-to-End Connected Location Lighting SolutionsJoining Forces with Pointr for End-to-End Connected Deep Location Lighting Solutions
Universal Introduces Touch to Tune 2.0 LED Driver Replacement Tuning AppTouch to Tune 2.0 LED Driver Replacement Tuning App
Universal Brings Functionality with Intelligent Fixture Sensor and ControllerFunctionality with Intelligent Fixture Sensor & Controller
Universal Partners with Ascend Sales & Marketing, LLCUniversal Partners with Ascent Sales & Marketing, LLC
Steve DeBlasi Joins Universal as Director of DIST Sales for Western U.S. & CanadaDeBlasi Joins Universal
Universal Partners with ESL-Spectrum LightingUniversal Partners with ESL-Spectrum Lighting
Universal Recognized as Sapphire Awards 2020 Finalist2020 Sapphire Awards Finalist
2019

Universal Rolls Out EVERLINE PWX LED Drivers Expanding Options for Controllable Outdoor Luminaire ApplicationsEVERLINE PWX LED Drivers with Controllable Outdoor Luminaire Applications
Universal Expands EVERLINE Retrofit Options with LRK34-MLLRK34 ML Ideal for Commercial Applications
Jason Schaefer Joins Universal as Regional Sales Manager for North Eastern RegionJason Schaefer Joins Universal
Universal Expands EVERLINE LED Round High Bay LuminairesEVERLINE LED Round High Bay
Universal Partners with DSI Southwest in North TX, OK and AR RegionsNew Agent DSI Southwest FINAL
Universal Welcomes Robert Pickral as Director of IoT and End user SalesRobert Pickral Joins Universal
Jeff Beck Joins Universal as OEM Sales for Midwest US & Eastern CanadaJeff Beck Joins Universal
Christian DuFour Joins Universal as Regional Sales manager for the North Central RegionChristian DuFour Joins Universal
Universal Expands with EVERLINE LRA4P Ideal for RetrofitEVERLINE LRA4P
Universal Receives "Best of the Best" Marketing Award for "Touch to Tune"2019 Best of the Best Marketing Award
Touch to Tune ReleaseTouch to Tune Release
PW and PWX Compact Drivers ReleasePW and PWX Compact Drivers Release
David Karpinski Named U.S. Western Regional OEM and National Account DirectorDavid Karpinski

Recent News

Anderson Promoted to New President with Commitment to End-to-End LED Lighting Solutions

Douglas Lighting Controls, Inc. and Universal Lighting Technologies, Inc., recently announced the promotion of Ty Anderson to President.

New Partnership Offers End-to-End Connected Deep Location Lighting Solutions

Universal and Douglas recently announced a strategic solution partnership with Pointr, a leader in deep location platforms. The new partnership enables an offering of end-to-end connected lighting solutions, paired with real-time location-based services, to address the convergence of physical spaces with the virtual world.