Plug-and-play technology brightens LED line
EnvironmentalLights.com, an online resource for LED lighting systems, recently added a premium line of modular LED under cabinet lighting to their line of LED under-cabinet lighting systems. The Environmental Lights Modular Premium LED under-cabinet lighting line features three interchangeable lighting options: Ultra Thin LED light bars, Angled LED light bars and surface mount LED puck lights.
“This new plug-and-play system makes it easy for anyone to create sleek and professional quality LED lighting projects in their home or business, without hiring a professional electrician,” said Lauren Rueda, product engineer. “We provide all the compatible connectors, dimmers and power supplies you need, plus we have created a detailed product installation document that shows you exactly how to build a system to fit your space.”
The company’s video explains the system on YouTube.
Stadium sheds Home Depot, adopts StubHub
The stadium formerly known as The Home Depot Center in Carson, Calif., is now the StubHub Center.
The 125-acre stadium multi-purpose sports and entertainment facility is home of the Las Angeles Galaxy and Chivas USA soccer teams of Major League Soccer. The Home Depot had naming rights for the facility since it opened 10 years ago, at a cost of $70 million for the 10-year period.
StubHub, the ticket-sales company, took over the deal as the retailer declined to renew. The price tag for StubHub’s naming rights deal was not disclosed.
Valspar hires new CFO
Minneapolis-based The Valspar Corp. announced Monday that former Best Buy executive James Muehlbauer has been named executive VP, chief financial and administrative officer.
He will replace Lori Walker, who will retire in April.
“Jim’s expertise in growing large global enterprises and his hands-on business experience in retail and consumer brands make him an excellent addition to our management team," said Gary E. Hendrickson, chairman and CEO. "Jim will play a significant role at Valspar as we pursue long term strategic growth opportunities.”
Prior to joining Valspar, Muehlbauer was EVP and CFO of Best Buy. Muehlbauer also held leadership positions at The Pillsbury Co. and PriceWaterhouseCoopers. In addition to his proven financial leadership, Muehlbauer brings significant executive experience in global business and consumer brands."