NICHIA Corporation and Future Lighting Solutions Announce Partnership

Frankfurt, Germany, Light + Building, March 14th, 2016 – NICHIA Corporation, the pioneer and the leader in LED technology and Future Lighting Solutions (FLS), the world-class leader and innovator  in demand creation, marketing and distribution of solid-state lighting technologies, today announce a new distribution agreement covering the Americas and Europe*.

“NICHIA has long been the leader in the LED industry, and now we are partnered with the leading global solid-state lighting solutions provider. Collaborating with FLS is a major step for NICHIA in the general lighting market. NICHIA will continue to develop world leading LED products and can now market these to an even wider network of lighting providers, through FLS.” said Shinichi (Steve) Yuasa, CEO, NICHIA Americas & Europe.

“Future Lighting Solutions is delighted to add NICHIA to our line card with their broad product portfolio.  We look forward to a long-term, successful partnership with NICHIA, and are thrilled to now be positioned better than ever to offer our customers a broadened portfolio of solid-state lighting solutions” said Jamie Singerman, Corporate Vice-President, Future Lighting Solutions.

For more information about NICHIA please visit www.NICHIA.com and for availability through Future Lighting Solutions, please visit www.FutureLightingSolutions.com

About NICHIA Corporation

Having “Ever Researching for a Brighter World” as a motto, NICHIA takes great pride in being the technology leader and world’s largest LED Manufacturer.  Founded in 1956 as a specialty chemical producer, NICHIA quickly became the leader in luminescent materials (phosphors).  Nichia later developed and commercialized the first high brightness Blue LED in 1993 and the first White LED in 1996.  Additional Nitride-based LEDs in various colors were developed, including Ultraviolet and Visible laser diodes.

NICHIA believes that its products will remain at the forefront of energy efficient solutions throughout the world for years to come.

NICHIA will continue to be a company that makes contributions to the world by evolving its original and unique technologies and “Ever Researching for a Brighter World.”

For more information visit www.NICHIA.com

About Future Lighting Solutions

Future Lighting Solutions is a leading provider of solid-state lighting technologies, engineering expertise and online simulation and design tools. Our mission is to facilitate application development and accelerate customers’ time to market. Our comprehensive portfolio includes a broad selection of LED system components, and integrated solutions that enable our customers to manufacture cost effective, energy efficient lighting applications.

We provide a comprehensive range of LED light sources, including high-power LEDs, mid-power LEDs, low-power LEDS, COB, LED arrays, LED modules and LED light engines. Our portfolio is completed with a range of optical solutions, LED drivers, passive and active thermal solutions, connectors and controls.

Our world-class team of lighting experts, along with our global lighting resource centers, supply chain solutions and network of specialized partners, ensure the highest quality solid-state lighting solutions for customers.

The company is a division of Future Electronics.  For more information visit: www.FutureLightingSolutions.com

*Spain and Portugal – 2017, Turkey – 2018

NICHIA Corporation Media Contact
Public Relations
Tel: +81-884-22-2311
Fax: +81-884-23-7752
www.NICHIA.co.jp/en

Future Lighting Solutions Media Contacts:
Americas, Europe, Middle-East, Africa
Jasmine Kim
Jasmine.Kim@FutureElectronics.com

Asia Pacific
Jessica Meng
Jessica.Meng@FutureElectronics.com