The site has been empty for three years since the company closed the plant with the loss of 400 jobs. The company has concluded a deal with Solihull-based First Industrial Developments.
The redevelopment of GE Lighting’s old factory site in Leicester could create 1,000 jobs.
The Institution of Lighting Professionals has issued a call for papers for its annual conference and exhibition later this year.
Independent lighting design consultancy Sutton Vane Associates is opening a southwest studio in Bournemouth.