Samsung LED joins mothership

Samsung LED is to be merged into Samsung Electronics from 1 April

The merger is expected to open global sales channels to the LED business.

The company said the purpose of the merger was ‘to nurture the LED business’ as a ‘future growth engine’.

Sustainable strategies

Exterior lighting company Paviom has been chosen to support a two-year study into how cities can balance the need to create urban identity with a low-carbon economy.

Osram lamps are Which? best buys

Osram’s LED and energy-saving lamps have performed well in the latest bulb test by Which?, the independent consumer organisation. Which? carried out in-depth tests on 40 products from six manufacturers