Sylvania Celebrates 90 Years of Light and Looks to the Future at Light + Building 2014

Sylvania 90 yearsHavells Sylvania is built on a strong heritage in both lamps and luminaires - during 2014 the company’s leading brand, Sylvania, will celebrate 90 years of lighting innovation.

Havells Sylvania’s leading brand will be celebrating 90 years in lighting as part of its presence at Light + Building 2014.  Although the company itself started back in 1901, the Sylvania brand can trace its roots back 90 years to 1924.  Since then, the organisation has continued to grow and Havells Sylvania is now a leading lamp and luminaire manufacturer, developing landmark solutions all over the world.

As Christian Schraft, President of Havells Sylvania Europe points out, “Our customers value our heritage, expertise and enthusiasm for all things ‘light’.  As the world’s biggest trade fair for lighting and building-services technology, Light+Building is the perfect place to mark this major achievement.  It is the ideal environment to celebrate our 90 years of history and heritage, at the same time as looking to the future with our innovative solutions, product developments and creative partnerships.  Make sure you come visit our booth to find out more and help us celebrate 90 years of light.”

Light+Building Highlights

As well as the full Havells Sylvania product line-up, covering the brands Sylvania, Concord and Lumiance, booth C04 in Hall 6.2 is the place to find out more about the leading edge innovators with whom Havells Sylvania is working:
•    Isotera: In a world where LED technology is on the increase, a fresh approach to complete system lifetime, reliability and ease of installation is required.  Isotera is a unique and market changing LED power and control system that offers unrivalled installation speed, flexibility and ease of configuration.
•    Organic Response: creating the most advanced intelligent lighting fixtures available in terms of flexibility, out-of-the-box functionality, ease of installation and efficiency. Visit the booth to hear more on this breakthrough control technology using distributed intelligence to deliver a highly responsive, flexible and energy efficient lighting control system.

Heritage and Expertise
Each brand in the Havells Sylvania family – Sylvania, Concord and Luminance – has excelled in building a reputation for reliability and trustworthiness, thus helping the Group to cement its position as a strong and honest lighting supplier.  From mass-producing the first linear fluorescent lamp in 1939, Concord registering a patent for the term ‘Downlighter’ in 1962 and Sylvania inventing the first GU10 in 1996, each decade has boasted higher quality and more technically advanced products than the last.

With a background rich in heritage, Havells Sylvania has accumulated a vast wealth of knowledge and expertise in its sector. Havells Sylvania moves with the times, answering not only the lighting industries requirements, but also environmental, economic and modern technology demands. In a very fast paced and competitive landscape, Havells Sylvania is undeniably committed to its customers, evolving research and development continuously to create a diverse range of products.

Despite the changes in ownership during its 90 years, the brands have always remained committed to investing in the future of lighting technology. Being part of the Havells Sylvania Group means the company can boast a global network of lighting and electrical expertise. The company is particularly proud of its European footprint, with operations in Germany, France, Belgium and the UK, delivering both local and international support and high quality craftsmanship; as well as its investment in Indian manufacturing expertise which is in a class of its own in terms of modern-day manufacturing capabilities.

Make sure you visit Hall 6.2, Booth C04 where the company will showcase its lighting innovations and extensive range of both lamps and luminaires.


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