SATCO PRODUCTS, INC. NAMED
2009 ENERGY STAR® PARTNER OF THE YEAR
BRENTWOOD, NY – March 2, 2009 – SATCO Products, Inc., a manufacturer of high quality lighting products, announced today it has received the prestigious 2009 ENERGY STAR Partner of the Year award in the lighting manufacturing category. The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) and the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) recognized SATCO, and its NUVO Lighting brand, for promoting energy efficiency and offering consumers lighting technology that is economical as well. SATCO‘s accomplishments will be recognized at an awards ceremony in Washington, D.C. on March 31, 2009.
For more than 43 years, SATCO has led the way as a premier supplier of light bulbs and lighting fixtures. The SATCO organization operates through its offices and warehouse distribution centers in New York, Miami, Dallas, San Francisco, Seattle and San Juan, Puerto Rico. SATCO has been a leader from the start with its innovative products including energy efficient solutions. With the company’s keen understanding of the lighting business and emerging trends in energy conservation, SATCO established its NUVO Lighting brand in 2005 with energy efficiency as the cornerstone. SATCO Products and NUVO Lighting have been at the forefront of energy efficiency through numerous programs and initiatives to educate and inform the industry as well as the public about energy efficient lighting and how to integrate it into their homes and businesses [editor note: visit www.satco.com for a complete archive of Satco’s educational initiatives].
Bill Gildin, President of SATCO Products, Inc., said, “Today more than ever, energy efficiency is at the forefront of people’s minds, and we are extremely proud to have the SATCO / NUVO name synonymous with ENERGY STAR. We gratefully accept the honor as a testament to our commitment to helping make the planet a better place through energy conservation,”
ENERGY STAR is a joint DOE-EPA program, formed in 1992 as a voluntary, market-based partnership that seeks to reduce air pollution through increased energy efficiency. The DOE and EPA work to offer businesses and consumers energy-efficient solutions to save energy and money, while also helping to protect our environment. The 2009 Partner of the Year Awards are given to manufacturers and retailers that successfully promote and deliver ENERGY STAR qualified products, saving consumers money and reducing greenhouse gas emissions. Award winners are selected from more than 12,000 organizations that participate in the ENERGY STAR program.
“EPA is pleased to recognize SATCO Products, Inc. for leadership in addressing global warming through greater energy efficiency,” said Kathleen Hogan, Director of the Climate Protection Partnerships Division at the U.S. EPA. "By promoting their products that have earned the ENERGY STAR, SATCO is showing customers that we can boost our nation’s energy efficiency and reduce our emissions of greenhouse gases, while producing quality products.”
About SATCO Products, Inc.
SATCO, established in 1966 as a New York-based company, manufactures and distributes a wide variety of lighting products to an international lighting and electrical market. Under the SATCO brand (www.satco.com), product categories include incandescent, halogen, fluorescent, HID and energy-efficient lamps. SATCO also offers lighting and electrical components for the retail, commercial and manufacturing trade and consumer products such as night lights, desk lamps, and surge protectors. In June 2005, SATCO launched a new line of decorative and functional lighting fixtures sold under the NUVO brand (www.nuvolighting.com). The NUVO product line is strongly focused on energy efficiency with nearly 600 product styles which are ENERGY STAR qualified. An additional 2100 products service the decorative and light commercial markets.
SATCO Products, Inc. Announces the Addition
of Hygrade Lamp Company Personnel and Distribution Centers
Brentwood, New York, November 18, 2008 – SATCO Products Incorporated today announced that it has recently added several distribution centers and key personnel of the former Hygrade Lamp Company.
With the addition of resources from the Hygrade Lamp Company, SATCO now warehouses and ships products from New York, Miami, Dallas, San Francisco, Seattle, San Juan, Charlotte, Nashville, Memphis, Chicago, St. Louis, Los Angeles, Portland, Syracuse, Denver, Jackson, MS & Cincinnati, OH .
This growth will enhance SATCO’s sales and distribution network, product offering and expertise. The former executives of Hygrade, Gary Siegal and Chris Siegal have a long family history in the lamp industry that dates back nearly one century with the family’s earlier companies, Marvel and Supreme Lighting. Both Gary and Chris Siegal, along with Hygrade’s former National Sales Manager, Bill Nanke and others from the company have joined the SATCO organization.
“SATCO is uniquely positioned to serve the lighting market quickly and effectively. The addition of Hygrade Lamp personnel and distribution centers bring additional expertise and strengths to SATCO. All parties are enthusiastic about the new opportunities that can be offered to both our highly valued SATCO customers and the former Hygrade customers.” said Bill Gildin, President of SATCO Products, Inc.
About SATCO Products, Inc.
SATCO, established in 1966 as a New York based company, manufactures and distributes a wide variety of lighting products to an international lighting and electrical market. Under the SATCO brand (www.satco.com), product categories include incandescent, halogen, fluorescent, HID and energy efficient lamps. SATCO also offers lighting and electrical components for the retail, commercial and manufacturing trade and consumer products such as night lights, desk lamps, and surge protectors.
In June of 2005 SATCO launched a new line of decorative and functional lighting fixtures sold under the NUVO brand (www.nuvolighting.com). The NUVO product line is strongly focused on energy efficiency with more than 600 product styles which are ENERGY STAR qualified. An additional 2100 products service the decorative and light commercial markets.
Company News January 2007:
Satco Products is proud to announce the opening of our NEW state of the art 6200 square foot showroom at the DMC (#4942). With the addition of Nuvo Lighting to Satcos product assortment and the opportunity in the expanded section at the DMC, the time was right to show ourselves as a complete one stop shop.
The showroom will feature a complete assortment of the Nuvo product line along with a large sampling of products that Satco has to offer. Also, a computer system enabling customers to write orders with hand held scanners will simplify the order writing process from beginning to end. Three conference rooms will allow our customers the time and comfort to review orders, discuss future opportunities or any current pending business. Six plasma tvs will be situated throughout the showroom demonstrating the benefits of being part of the Satco family.
We look forward to the opportunity to show you why Satco / Nuvo Lighting is the perfect one stop shop for all your lighting needs. We hope to see you at Market in January.