Industry News

08-08-08 Golden Day for Indoasian

On the auspicious day of 08.08.08, Indoasian Fusegear Limited completed 50 years of operation of the successful enterprise. The company has grown through creative innovations in their products and services, cahrting explored avenues, proactive customer service, and above all, building a culture of total commitment and dedication in all spheres of operation….

Market Pulse Launches Syndicated Market Research of Electrical Goods

Market Pulse, a Delhi based research company, has successfully launched a syndicated quarterly market research report of electrical goods. This report tracks the retail market of electrical goods across India. The aim of this report is to enable organizations to track trends and market performances in a cost effective manner. The first…

Philips introduces India’s first comprehensive LED Lighting range for Home segment in Key Metros

Launches LED based products for home use with attractive features such as saturated colors, controllability and energy efficiency

Barjatia Awarded Ph.D. on His Research in “Socio-Economic Impact of Lighting Education in India”

Dr Prakash Barjatia, who is an active Lighting expert and has been associated with ISLE and Elcoma over a long period, who has contributed to development of new ideas in Lighting industry, has been accorded PhD on SOCIO-ECONOMIC IMPACT OF LIGHTING EDUCATION IN INDIA. We congratulate Dr Barjatia on this acievement and…

CFL quality workshop at Bangkok promises to curb the shoddy CFL lamp across the globe

A CFL quality workshop held at Bangkok on 25th and 26th October 2007 which was sponsored and organized by USAID, was attended by Elcoma Secretary General, and Mr. P.K. Mukherjee, Director, BIS. From industry, Mr. Vinay Mahendru of Indo Asian Fusegears Ltd attend the workshop. The highlights of the deliberation are given…

From the Dialogue to Develop a Regional Quality Assurance for CFL

USAID ECO-Asia Clean Development and Climate Program Asian Development Bank Headquarters, Manila, Philippines 28 June 2007 Sixty eight representatives from seven Asia-Pacific countries and seven manufacturers participated in a Dialogue to Develop a Regional Quality Assurance Program for Compact Fluorescent Lamps (CFLs). The Dialogue was a part of the Asia Forum on…

Now a Lighting Course at MIT Lighting Research Academy

India is on move and the economy is healthy and stable. With an estimated market of over Rs.8600 crores, the lighting industry is witnessing tremendous growth. In spite of annual growth of about 13 %, nothing much has been done to develop professionals who can further progress with more scientific and innovative…

National Award for VWF Industries P Ltd for Export Performance 2005-06

National Award for VWF Industries P Ltd for Export Performance 2005-06 VWF Industries (P) Ltd (formerly known as Vijay Wires & Filaments Ltd) the flagship company of VWF Group founded by B.R. Pai, has been one of the prominent exporters from the city of Mysore. It was recently awarded for Star Performer…

Havell’s To Acquire US$ 594mn SLI Sylvania lighting business

In what will be the largest acquisition by an Indian electrical products company, Havell’s Netherlands BV, a Netherlands incorporated subsidiary of Havell’s, signed an agreement with SLI Holdings Inc., to acquire SLI Sylvania’s lighting business¹ at an aggregate purchase price of US$300mn. The acquisition is expected to be financed with non-recourse debt…

Harmilap Roshni Takes Over Aparna Lighting

Mr. Vijay Gupta, President, Harmilap Group of Companies has informed that his company has taken over the complete production unit of M/s. APARNA LIGHTING (I) PVT LTD, located in 24 Pargana South, West Bengal. The company is well equipped with a suitable plant and machinery producing GLS, TL,& NIGHT BULBS. M/s Harmilap…