LED Lighting for Horticulture Enters Mainstream

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LED Lighting for Horticulture Enters Mainstream

Illumitex Reports the Largest Quarter in Company History

May 1, 2018 | Austin, TX

Illumitex has a record breaking first quarter in 2018

Illumitex crossed another milestone in Q1 of 2018 with record revenues.

“We are seeing general acknowledgment that LEDs are a superior light source in many ways for Horticulture applications,” said John Spencer SVP of Sales and Marketing at Illumitex.   “Our ramping sales are a great indicator LED will soon be the defacto-standard.”  LED Lights provide consistent yields, Reliable cycles, and enhanced quality across many crop types indoors and in Greenhouses”.

Illumitex’s newest product, NeoPAR™, sets new standards for price and efficiency, to deliver long-lasting value.  Illumitex’s Digital Horticulture provides real benefits beyond lighting and has driven excitement for the trendsetting company. These efforts have continued to result in rapid growth and a recording breaking Q1 2018.

“We are proud of our pioneering accomplishments in horticulture lighting,” says Jeff Bisberg, CEO.  “Our focus is to drive LED to the tipping point on cost and performance and to add amazing new capabilities with state-of-the-art digital technologies that solve some of the toughest problems of growing at scale.”

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About Illumitex, Inc:

Founded in 2005 in Austin, Texas, Illumitex works diligently to create industry-shifting achievements in horticultural lighting. Our team of horticulture scientist and engineers have radically transformed LED lighting that influences plant benefits including yield, taste, color, and smell.  Illumitex is enthusiastically committed to scientific research, cutting-edge design, and innovative engineering.  We are dedicated to working with our customer to deliver world-class horticulture solutions while pushing lighting into the digital age with automated tools and services. https://illumitex.com.