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Randomized Research Poll: After Energy Savings, the Majority of Business Owners Choose Lighting Quality as the Main Reason They Use LED Lighting

Randomized Research Poll: After Energy Savings, the Majority of Business Owners Choose Lighting Quality as the Main Reason They Use LED Lighting

It’s a given that energy savings is still the most important factor in choice of LED lighting, however a recent independent poll of business owners and managers highlights the growing importance of quality. Fully 31.4 per cent chose consistent quality of light, pleasant environment and pleasing display quality as their main reason for choosing LED—over top of energy savings. These are business owners who prefer the light quality of LED lamps.

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LED Lighting for Parking Garages: Improving Safety and Saving Energy

LED Lighting for Parking Garages: Improving Safety and Saving Energy

By now, it may be safe to say that most people who think about lighting in some professional capacity, whether as a store owner, lighting designer, architect, contractor or something else, have been exposed to the general idea that LED lighting is more energy efficient and more cost effective than most alternative types of lighting.More >More >

New Poll from Leapfrog Lighting: Only 49.6% of business owners and managers entirely believe claims on LED bulb packaging

New Poll from Leapfrog Lighting: Only 49.6% of business owners and managers entirely believe claims on LED bulb packaging

When only 49.6% of business owners and managers believe LED bulb packaging claims—as found in a recent independent poll of business owners—this is clearly an underwhelming endorsement for the majority of available LED bulbs. Random panel polls are statistically accurate measures of opinion. Confidence in manufacturer claims in this poll result is an opinion—but it’sMore >

How Good Are LEDs for Roadway Lighting?

How Good Are LEDs for Roadway Lighting?

It seems that nearly every day we hear news of yet another municipality making the switch from traditional roadway lighting to LED. Owen Sound, Ontario voted just last week to change its 2,000 street lights to LEDs, at a cost of $1.2 million. The city says, and this is a common claim, especially by politicians,More >More >

New Leapfrog Lighting Poll Tends to Support Call for Higher Standards in Design and Manufacturing: Only 22.5% of Business Owners Believe Current Standard Sufficient

New Leapfrog Lighting Poll Tends to Support Call for Higher Standards in Design and Manufacturing: Only 22.5% of Business Owners Believe Current Standard Sufficient

Over 200 business owners and managers were asked: ” Do you believe there is sufficient standardization in the LED bulb industry (ENERGY STAR, etc)?” in a recent poll. Less than a quarter responded that standards were sufficient, while the majority (31.5%) were not sure if standards were sufficient. 20.3% believe standards are insufficient. Since theMore >More >

Thoughts on the Guangzhou International Lighting Exhibition (June 9-12, 2014)

Thoughts on the Guangzhou International Lighting Exhibition (June 9-12, 2014)

Greetings from Guangzhou, China!  I’ve just finished another day walking some of the over 2 million square feet of this year’s Guangzhou International Lighting Exhibition held at Guangzhou’s China Import and Export Fair Complex (June 9-12, 2014). This exhibition is considered one of the largest lighting shows in Asia attracting over 2,500 exhibitors and, last year,More >More >

June 2, 2014 (PRWEB): 82 Percent of Business Owners Rate Quality of Light as an Essential Factor in Choosing LED Lighting for Business Environment—Leapfrog Lighting Poll

In a statistically relevant poll, 82.5% of business owners chose quality of light as an important or extremely important criteria in choosing LED lighting for their environment; 45.8% rated it as extremely important. Ottawa, Canada (PRWEB) June 02, 2014 Contrary to popular marketing notions, a recent poll by Leapfrog Lighting, places quality as a highly significant factorMore >More >

Leapfrog Lighting Poll: Quality of Light an Essential in an LED Lamp Say 82 Percent of Business Owners

Leapfrog Lighting Poll: Quality of Light an Essential in an LED Lamp Say 82 Percent of Business Owners

Cost of ownership and energy savings may be top of mind for most business owners in choosing an LED bulb, but 82.5% choose quality of light as an important or extremely important factor. In a statistically relevant poll of 2372 business owners, 45.8% rated “quality of light” as extremely important, while 36.7% rated it asMore >

Market Research and Polls from Leapfrog Lighting

Market Research and Polls from Leapfrog Lighting

“Nobody knows enough.” Baroness Marie von Ebner-Eschenbach, author (1858-1909) We agree with the Baroness. Nobody knows enough. In the pursuit of knowing more, Leapfrog Lighting undertook breakthrough market research. Polling to randomized samples sufficient to bring the margin of error to under 3%, we called out for the opinions of Americans and Canadians on LEDMore >

A tradesman’s perspective on LED lighting

A tradesman’s perspective on LED lighting

A note from Leapfrog: In this guest post, tradesmen Dennis Darling (bio below) provides his thoughts on how LED lighting manufacturers can work more effectively with tradesmen to help increase product adoption and promote industry growth. -Sarah Bailey, Marketing Manager for Leapfrog Lighting. ___________________________________________________________________________________________________ In order for LED lighting to become fully accepted and widely used,More >More >