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These are in-depth pre- and post-show reports on major international trade fairs, held in Taiwan and other countries with significant participation by Taiwanese manufacturers and exporters. They are offered to help global buyers and other readers better understand what is going on at the fairs and the latest offerings by Taiwanese exhibitors.

GILE 2016 is set to open on June 9 at the China Import and Export Fair Complex, to provide participants a close look at new trends in the lighting and LED market (photo courtesy of GILE organizer).

GILE 2016 to Take Place June 9-12

Over 100 seminars to be staged with keynote speeches and discussions revolving around design, market and technology during four-day run

May 12, 2016

Asia’s most influential and comprehensive lighting and LED event, the Guangzhou International Lighting Exhibition (GILE), which continues to work towards exposing the market’s untapped potential, will celebrate its 21 anniversary from June 9 to 12, 2016 at the China Import and Export Fair Complex with many must-see features, including an event programme that focuses on promoting out-of-the-box th...

China Lighting Expo 2016 to feature the Museum Lighting Experience Zone in Hall 8 (photo courtesy of show organizers).

China Lighting Expo 2016 to Highlight Museum Lighting Amid Upbeat Outlook for China Lighting Market

Assorted technological presentations to keep lighting operators updated

Mar 31, 2016

Jointly organized by the China Illumination Engineering Society (CIES), China Solid State Lighting Alliance (CSA) and Hong Kong Adsale Exhibition Services Ltd. and promoted as the largest lighting trade fair in northern China, China Lighting Expo 2016 will be held April 14-16 at the China International Exhibition Center, Beijing, China (Sanyuan West Bridge). Underpinning the bright outlook of ...

Taiwan International Lighting Show (TILS) will be held alongside LED Taiwan 2016 to provide global buyers complete range of lighting products including LED processing equipment and materials.

Taiwan Int'l Lighting Show to be Staged Alongside LED Taiwan 2016

2-in-1 event to host over 200 exhibitors from nine countries during its 4-day run

Mar 23, 2016

This year, the Taiwan International Lighting Show (TILS), to take place April 13-16, will be staged alongside LED Taiwan 2016 to offer a more complete sourcing platform that enhances convenience, enabling global lighting buyers to browse under one roof virtually everything related to LED lighting, from processing equipment and materials to application products. Together, the 2-in-1 trade show ...

LED NEXT STAGE is renowned among participants as an effective  business platform (photo courtesy of show organizers).

LED NEXT STAGE 2016 Set to Open Mar. 8-11 and Underline Trend for Wider Application of LEDs

Survey in 2014 shows general satisfaction among exhibitors

Jan 27, 2016

To be staged in Japan, still considered a hot bed of consumer electronic technologies, the LED NEXT STAGE will start its 2016 edition from March 8 through 11 at Tokyo Big Sight (Tokyo International Exhibition Center), to again underline the increasing popularity and wide ranging application of such optoelectronic modules, which have been adapted for night lights, flashlights, table lamps and auto...

Matrix Lighting VP Jim Hardaway.

Hong Kong Creates World's No.1 Lighting Trade Fair with 2-in-1 Event

Four-day event draws 2,727 exhibitors and about 50,000 buyers

Dec 15, 2015

A total of 2,727 exhibitors form countries drew nearly 50,000 buyers to the 17th Autumn Edition of the Hong Kong International Lighting Fair (LFAE) and the inaugural World of Outdoor Lighting & Lighting Accessories (WOLLA), making the two-in-one trade event the world’s biggest lighting marketplace, according to the organizer, the semi-official Hong Kong Trade and Development Council (HKTDC). S...

Plug-in LED dimmer/driver combo from HYTEC.

Hong Yuan Company of Electronic Technology

Smart plug-in LED drivers

Nov 30, 2015

At the 2015 autumn edition of the Hong Kong International Lighting Fair, held October 27-30, Hong Yuan Company of Electronic Technology (HYTEC), a leading Taiwanese manufacturer of lighting electronics having relocated to mainland China, promoted a series of plug-in electric current drivers doubling as dimmer for LED desk and floor lamps. The devices, thanks to unique technology, are connected...


PAR30 and PAR38 are among Adata's high CRI LED commercial lights.

Adata Technology Co., Ltd.

High CRI LED commercial lighting, Bluetooth-connected LED bulbs

Nov 26, 2015

At the 2015 autumn edition of the Hong Kong International Lighting Fair, held October 27-30, Adata Technology Co., Ltd. promoted its high color rendering index (CRI) LED commercial lighting fixtures and Bluetooth-enabled red-green-blue light bulbs. Among the commercial lights included MR16 lamps, linear lights, and wall washers, which all boast CRI of 95, being relatively close to the benchmar...


Buckingham Industrial's European-themed LED lights connected to the Internet.

Buckingham Industrial Corp.

European-flavor LED luminaries connected to the Internet

Nov 26, 2015

At the 2015 autumn edition of the Hong Kong International Lighting Fair, running from October 27 through 30, Buckingham Industrial Corp. primarily exhibited European-themed LED luminaries whose light intensity and color temperature are controlled by WiFi-connected mobile devices. These lighting fixtures are ideal for both commercial and residential spaces for their cozy light and stylish white...


V-Tech Lighting's upward- and downward-projecting office floor lamp (left) and household floor lamp with wiresless recharging capacity.

V-Tech Lighting Corp.

LED office lighting and LED lamps with wireless-recharging capacity

Nov 23, 2015

At the 2015 Autumn edition of the Hong Kong International Lighting Fair, held October 27-30, V-Tech Lighting Corp. displayed a series of LED office lights and wireless charging floor lamps and desk lamps for household. The office lighting series include floor lamps, pendants, ceiling lamps, and pendant system lamps. The floor lamps, mostly including the 9101, 20100, and 20200 models, do not...


Lustrous's Bartender LED modules in lighting fixtures project vivid lighting effect on merchandise like food.

Lustrous Technology Ltd.

System COB LED module with vivid lighting effect

Nov 23, 2015

Lustrous Technology Ltd., a leading maker of high-power LED packages in Taiwan founded in 2004 that set up its own "LUSTROUS" brand the same year, promoted the Bartender series of system chip-on-board (XOB) modules, which has the phosphor mixture technology that enables the devices to emit lighting with vivid effect on merchandises like raw meat, vegetables and fruits. The CIE1931 RGB module t...