Osram

DGAP-News: Osram well equipped for the future thanks to efficient management

Tuesday, February 23, 2021 - 9:03am

OSRAM uses the endless possibilities of light to improve the quality of life for individuals and communities.

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  • OSRAM uses the endless possibilities of light to improve the quality of life for individuals and communities.
  • OSRAM's innovations enable people all over the world not only to see better, but also to communicate, travel, work and live better.
  • OSRAM had approximately 21,000 employees worldwide as of end of fiscal 2020 (September 30) and generated revenue of around three billion euros from continuing activities.
  • This document contains statements and information pertaining to our future business and financial performance and future developments that may constitute forward-looking statements - i.e.

Germicidal Ultraviolet LED Start-Up Bolb Inc. raises $16 Million in Series A Round led by Fluxunit (Osram investment arm)

Thursday, February 18, 2021 - 12:00pm

LIVERMORE, Calif., Feb. 18, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Bolb, Inc., the leader in high-output, high-efficiency ultraviolet c-band (UVC) light emitting diodes (LEDs), announced today a Series A investment of $16 million led by global LED leader Osram Opto Semiconductors GmbH.

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  • LIVERMORE, Calif., Feb. 18, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Bolb, Inc., the leader in high-output, high-efficiency ultraviolet c-band (UVC) light emitting diodes (LEDs), announced today a Series A investment of $16 million led by global LED leader Osram Opto Semiconductors GmbH.
  • Osram co-invests via its investment arm Fluxunit with other existing and new investors, including Southeast Asian UVC-Tech Group and Silicon Valley based venture firm Walden International.
  • The financing will be used to fund expansion of Bolb's manufacturing capacity, technology roadmap and global sales.
  • Dr. Ulrich Eisele, Managing Director of Fluxunit, will join Bolb's board of directors.

Mark Savoy Named New CEO of Sylvania Automotive Business

Tuesday, February 9, 2021 - 1:30pm

Osram Sylvania, the leader in automotive lighting solutions for the automotive aftermarket and original equipment manufacturers (OEMs), announced the appointment of Mark Savoy as US and Canada CEO for the Sylvania Automotive North American business.

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  • Osram Sylvania, the leader in automotive lighting solutions for the automotive aftermarket and original equipment manufacturers (OEMs), announced the appointment of Mark Savoy as US and Canada CEO for the Sylvania Automotive North American business.
  • In addition, Marko Haas has been appointed as CFO and Ben Soucy has been named as Director of Plant Operations for the Sylvania North American business.
  • Savoy spent 22 of his 26 years with the company in a variety of roles in the US Automotive business.
  • As CFO for the Sylvania North American business, Haas is responsible for managing the financial activities for Sylvania.

DGAP-News: Osram business units exhibit strong development in the first quarter

Tuesday, February 9, 2021 - 7:01am

At the end of January, Osram significantly raised its outlook for the fiscal year thanks to extremely positive business developments and the rapid recovery of the automotive market in the first quarter.

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  • At the end of January, Osram significantly raised its outlook for the fiscal year thanks to extremely positive business developments and the rapid recovery of the automotive market in the first quarter.
  • Semiconductor business in particular delivered excellent performance in the first quarter.
  • Opto Semiconductors set a record in the past quarter with its highest adjusted EBITDA margin to date.
  • All three business units performed well in their markets in the first quarter of the new fiscal year.

Global LED Packaging Market (2021 to 2026) - Surged Adoption of CSP LEDs in Automotive Lighting Applications Presents Opportunities

Thursday, February 4, 2021 - 5:30pm

The global LED packaging market is estimated to grow from USD 17.6 billion in 2021 to USD 22.1 billion by 2026, at a CAGR of 4.6%.

Key Points: 
  • The global LED packaging market is estimated to grow from USD 17.6 billion in 2021 to USD 22.1 billion by 2026, at a CAGR of 4.6%.
  • Leading LED package providers, such as OSRAM (Germany) and Seoul Semiconductor (South Korea), have incurred significant losses owing to the pandemic.
  • Deep UV LEDs are the fastest-growing segment of the LED packaging market, by wavelength.
  • This, in turn, favors the growth of the LED packaging market in this region.

The Worldwide LED Packaging Industry is Expected to Reach $22.1 Billion by 2026 - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Wednesday, February 3, 2021 - 1:49pm

The global LED packaging market is estimated to grow from USD 17.6 billion in 2021 to USD 22.1 billion by 2026, at a CAGR of 4.6%.

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  • The global LED packaging market is estimated to grow from USD 17.6 billion in 2021 to USD 22.1 billion by 2026, at a CAGR of 4.6%.
  • Leading LED package providers, such as OSRAM (Germany) and Seoul Semiconductor (South Korea), have incurred significant losses owing to the pandemic.
  • Deep UV LEDs are the fastest-growing segment of the LED packaging market, by wavelength.
  • This, in turn, favors the growth of the LED packaging market in this region.

Fluence Hires Jordon Musser as Chief Product Officer

Thursday, January 28, 2021 - 1:00pm

Fluence by OSRAM (Fluence), a leading global provider of energy-efficient LED lighting solutions for commercial cannabis and agriculture production, announced the appointment of Jordon Musser to chief product officer.

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  • Fluence by OSRAM (Fluence), a leading global provider of energy-efficient LED lighting solutions for commercial cannabis and agriculture production, announced the appointment of Jordon Musser to chief product officer.
  • Musser joins Fluence from Dallas, Texas-based Flex Lighting Solutions, a division of Flex that provides LED high-bay fixtures to commercial and industrial facilities throughout the world.
  • Fluence is at an exciting, critical junction in our growth, said David Cohen, CEO of Fluence.
  • During his tenure at Flex Lighting Solutions, Musser served in various product development, design and engineering roles across multiple company divisions.

OSRAM Signs Supply and Commercial Agreement With LeddarTech for Automotive LiDAR and ADAS

Wednesday, January 20, 2021 - 5:14am

LeddarTech will provide their industry-leading LiDAR hardware and software components into OSRAMs PERCEPT LiDAR platform .

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  • LeddarTech will provide their industry-leading LiDAR hardware and software components into OSRAMs PERCEPT LiDAR platform .
  • The PERCEPT LiDAR platform is the first flexible solid-state LiDAR platform engineered with a strict focus on industrialization and automotive qualification.
  • OSRAM and LeddarTech will also collaborate to deliver perception software solutions that deliver an enhanced 3D environmental model using the PERCEPT LiDAR.
  • OSRAM is one of the most respected automotive suppliers for optical systems and is positioned to be one of the leading suppliers of automotive LiDAR solutions.

GE Current, a Daintree company, Taps Carla Bukalski to Drive Lighting Specification Expansion

Friday, January 8, 2021 - 3:46pm

GE Current, a Daintree company, has named Carla Bukalski , PE, LC, LEED AP, its Director of Specification following a search for highly talented individuals with a mind for lighting inspiration and innovation.

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  • GE Current, a Daintree company, has named Carla Bukalski , PE, LC, LEED AP, its Director of Specification following a search for highly talented individuals with a mind for lighting inspiration and innovation.
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20210108005054/en/
    As Current expands into the specification market, it is energetic leadership that helps us engage the design community, says Chip Taylor, chief commercial officer, GE Current.
  • Carla joins Current with 25 years of specification industry experience including tenures with Cooper Lighting Solutions as regional specification sales manager, as well as Osram Sylvania where she served as a specification engineer.
  • In her new role, Carlas focus turns to continued product development and go-to-market strategies for Currents fast-growing specification product line.

Broad-spectrum LEDs Have Greatest Impact on Cannabis Yield and Plant Quality, Fluence Research Confirms

Tuesday, December 15, 2020 - 1:00pm

Fluence by OSRAM (Fluence), a leading global provider of energy-efficient LED lighting solutions for commercial cannabis and agriculture production, released results from its latest research trial analyzing how various supplemental and sole-source light spectra impact cannabis plant yield, consistency and quality.

Key Points: 
  • Fluence by OSRAM (Fluence), a leading global provider of energy-efficient LED lighting solutions for commercial cannabis and agriculture production, released results from its latest research trial analyzing how various supplemental and sole-source light spectra impact cannabis plant yield, consistency and quality.
  • Fluence also conducted indoor trials with TOCC examining sole-source lightings influence on cannabis flower development.
  • Our high-intensity indoor trials affirmed that cannabis growerswhether indoor or in greenhouseswho apply BROAD R4 will maximize yield and secondary metabolite production.
  • These studies enable us to provide comprehensive LED solutions backed by data-driven research to cannabis growers around the world.