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Meyda Lighting Adds 2nd Shift To Old Forge Division; Cuts Lead-time on Rustic and Custom Lighting Production

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Meyda Lighting Adds 2nd Shift To Old Forge Division; Cuts Lead-time on Rustic and Custom Lighting Production

Press release date: March 19, 2007

YORKVILLE, NEW YORK--- To improve customer service and expedite production of its extensive Rustic and Custom lighting production, Meyda Lighting has added a second shift of Meyda artisans in the Yorkville, NY manufacturing facilities. Meyda Lighting is a Meyda Tiffany Company, America's leading manufacturer and designer of Tiffany lamps, decorative and custom lighting. According to Meyda Lighting President Robert Cohen, "Adding a second shift to our Old Forge Division has reduced our lead-time from 6-8 weeks to 3-4 weeks on most rustic, lodge and custom lighting products. Our customers love the quality, engineering and designs of our Old Forge products, but they often need them quickly. This move will help us create and distribute these lighting fixtures and lamps faster, to satisfy customer needs." Crafted in the foothills of New York's Adirondack Mountains, the Old Forge Collection features original rustic and lodge designs. Solid steel is forged with meticulous attention to detail by Meyda artisans into handsome lighting and decorative accessories for both residential and commercial applications. Oftentimes, the steel is blended with art glass, micas, porcelain and other mediums. All designs are original-- created by the Meyda Design Team. About Meyda Lighting Meyda Lighting is a Meyda Tiffany Company, the nation's leading manufacturer and designer of Tiffany lamps and decorative lighting. Although founded in 1974, the firm's roots actually date back to the early 1900s, supplying the Master Louis Comfort Tiffany and his Tiffany Studios with lighting products, and creating the original Coca-Cola stained glass lamps and chandeliers. Meyda Lighting offers thousands of in-stock stained glass lighting and decor designs, with more than 50,000 customizable lighting options. Its vast line includes: Old Forge Collection of Rustic and Lodge styled lighting/decor, Craftsman Signature Series of Outdoor/Indoor Lighting (including new Landscape lanterns) featuring Arts & Crafts designs, Stained Glass Lighting featuring Victorian, Nouveau and a broad range of styles, Art Glass Windows and Fireplace Screens, Tiffany Gifts and Home Accents, Comfort Lighting Fashion Collection, and The Metro and Metro Fusion Lines of contemporary art glass, fused glass and ADA compliant designs. In addition, Meyda Lighting offers Extensive Custom Capabilities to create the custom lamp, fixture, window or accessory of your dreams. For more information, contact Meyda Lighting Toll-Free at (800) 222-4009. Website: Email: Meyda Lighting is headquartered at One Meyda Fine Place, 55 Oriskany Boulevard, Yorkville, NY 13495. Christopher Pica CP MEDIA RELATIONS New York T. 631.262.0374


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