Search Menu
Photonics Media Photonics Buyers' Guide Photonics EDU Photonics Spectra BioPhotonics EuroPhotonics Industrial Photonics Photonics Showcase Photonics ProdSpec Photonics Handbook
More News
Email Facebook Twitter Google+ LinkedIn Comments

Bridgelux Attracts $25M Investment

Photonics Spectra
Apr 2012
Kaistar Lighting (Xiamen) Co. Ltd. of Xiamen, China, will invest $25 million in Bridgelux Inc., an LED lighting technologies and solutions manufacturer, the US company announced.

Bridgelux will use the equity investment to further accelerate research, development and production of LED chip and packaging technology for general illumination applications.

“The market for solid-state lighting is expected to grow from $3 billion in 2011 to more than $25 billion in 2015,” said Bill Watkins, CEO of Bridgelux.

“This investment marks the beginning of our cooperation with Kaistar to lead the transition to solid-state lighting,” he said. “Kaistar’s cost-competitive manufacturing capabilities combined with Bridgelux’s high-performance packaging solutions will continue to drive down the cost of solid-state technology for general lighting, helping to more rapidly expand the market for LED.”

For more information, visit:  

AmericasAsia-PacificBill WatkinsBridgelux Inc.BusinessCaliforniaChinaConsumergeneral illumination applicationsindustrialKaistar Lighting (Xiamen) Co. Ltd.LED chip technologyLED packaging technologylight emitting diodeslight sourceslight speedsolid-state lightingLEDs

Terms & Conditions Privacy Policy About Us Contact Us
back to top
Facebook Twitter Instagram LinkedIn YouTube RSS
©2018 Photonics Media, 100 West St., Pittsfield, MA, 01201 USA,

Photonics Media, Laurin Publishing
x Subscribe to Photonics Spectra magazine - FREE!
We use cookies to improve user experience and analyze our website traffic as stated in our Privacy Policy. By using this website, you agree to the use of cookies unless you have disabled them.