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Highlights this week:

Osram was under the media lime light this week following Chinese manufacturer MLS announcement of its intention to take part in bidding for its luminaire business. Chinese financial institutes estimate the business will sell for around EUR 720 million. The company also rocked the industry’s boat by announcing it is scaling up its R&D investments.

China’s Cyber Monday, known as Singles Day to locals sets new historic online sales for retailers. Opple Lighting’s sales on the online shopping spree day set new records and reached about RMB 121.8 million alone.

Market trends observed by LEDinside this week include slightly rebounding LED bulb prices in October, and explosive growth in professional lighting. Another interesting application this week is biohackers testing LED devices implanted under their skin…

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  1. Chinese financial institutes: Osram's Lighting Business Average Worth About EUR 720M
  2. [Breaking News] MLS Intends to Start Bid for Osram’s Lighting Business
  3. Osram Initiates Sales Process for Lamps Business
  4. [Breaking News] Osram Injects EUR 3B in R&D and LED Production
  5. China’s Singles Day Sets New Historic Record Sales for Online Retailers
  6. Price War Ceasefire Reached in U.S. and Europe? LED Bulb Prices Bounce Back Slightly in October
  7. LEDinside:Explosive Growth Professional Lighting to Drive LED Lighting Market Value to US$30.5 Billion in 2016
  8. Biohackers Illuminate Tattoos with LED Implants
  9. Philips to Launch Smartphones that Reduce Eye Strain in China
  10. Stretchable, Implantable LEDs May Help Block Pain Signals

Special LEDforum 2015 Section

What’s trending

  1. Korean Researchers Use Blue LEDs to Treat Alzheimer's Disease
  2. Malaysia’s Growing Importance as a Global LED Production Power House Highlighted by Osram’s Investment
  3. Israeli Scientists Find New Imaging Method to Lower Risks in Gallbladder Removal Surgery
  4. U.S. University Researchers Turns Food and Beverage Waste into LEDs
  5. Disease Carrying Insects Attracted to LEDs

Government projects

Industry News

  1. Grosvenor House Dubai Provides the Path to Green Lighting
  2. Chinese Decorative Lighting Products Flooding Eastern India Ahead of Diwali
  3. Wolfspeed and Lockheed Martin Co-developed ‘Space Fence’ Passes Initial Test
  4. Plessey and 8Point3 Team up to Produce High Efficiency Archietectural Lighting
  5. Everlight to Display Extensive Product Portfolio at China Electronic Fair 2015
  6. The ONE Smart Piano Expands U.S. Distribution through Select Online Brick-and-Mortar Retailers
  7. Osram Launches Application Center in Shanghai
  8. LRC Launches Interactive Lighting Design Website to Support Elderly Care Facilities Illumination
  9. Analyses of Opple Lighting’s Smashing Revenue Records on China’s Single’s Day
  10. Deco Lighting Supports Los Angeles Charity with LED Lights
  11. Seoul Viosys to Team up with Swedish Company for Water Cleaning Solution
  12. Collaboration Between Luxexcel and OPTIS Provides 3D Printed Optics to Consumers
  13. What LED Lights Have to Contribute to Your Overall Well Being
  14. Osram Reports Easing Growth of Net Income in Luminaire Businesses for 4Q15
  15. Illumitex Prolongs USDA Grant Program for U.S. Agricultural Entities

New Products

  1. Philips Control Sensors for Managing Basic Lighting Energy Savings
  2. EarthTronics Launches New Plug and Play T8 LED Tube Lights
  3. Lumileds Latest Matrix Platform Solution Offers Expanded Outdoor Fixture Options
  4. Molex Unveils Connected LED Lighting System for Smart Lighting Solutions
  5. Temperature- resistent Inductor from Vishay Introduced for Automotive LED Lightings
  6. Crystal IS Unveils UVC LEDs for Commercial Applications
  7. Pixelligent Introduces New ETA Materials for Display and Optical Components
  8. Verbatim’s New LED Bulb Provides Omnidirectional Light for Indoor Spaces
  9. Xicato's New Research-backed LEDs Beautifies Skin Tones

Innovative Applications

Lighting Projects

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