SOLON, Ohio, Aug. 7 / / -- Energy Focus, Inc. (NASDAQ:EFOI), formerly Fiberstars, Inc. (FBST), a global leader in highly-efficient lighting, today announced that it has retrofitted a Bath & Body Works store in the Columbus, Ohio with EFO lighting.
Bath & Body Works, a division of Limited Brands, Inc., retrofit the retail store by replacing T-4 fluorescent lamps with Energy Focus' EFO LED systems. Energy Focus custom designed the LED light bar systems for Bath & Body Works shelf lighting using technology developed under a Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) project.
Energy Focus' superior efficiency and environmentally responsible design will result in an annual energy savings in addition to saving the company the hazards and disposal costs of fluorescent bulbs, which contain mercury. In addition to its efficiency, nearly all EFO lamp components can be reused and recycled.
"The Bath & Body Works installation demonstrates Energy Focus' ability to tailor our EFO lighting systems to meet the specific needs of a wide range of applications," said Energy Focus' CEO John Davenport. "Bath & Body Works joins the growing number of retailers who recognize the benefit of Energy Focus' lighting systems as a way to improve the appearance of their displays while eliminating heat, enhancing the quality of light and reducing the electricity consumed."
Energy Focus products can be found in grocery store aisles, department stores, office buildings, as well as world famous museums and resorts around the globe.
About Energy Focus, Inc.
Energy Focus, Inc., (NASDAQ:EFOI) is the leading supplier of fiber optic lighting and the world's only supplier of EFO(R), a lighting technology which is more efficient than conventional electric lamps. Energy Focus products are designed, manufactured and marketed for the commercial lighting, sign and swimming pool, and spa markets. Energy Focus fiber optic lighting provides energy savings, aesthetic, safety and maintenance cost benefits over conventional lighting. Customers include supermarket chains, retail stores, fast food restaurants, theme parks and casinos, hotels, swimming pool builders, spa manufacturers and many others. Company headquarters are located at 32000 Aurora Rd., Solon, OH 44139. The Company has additional offices in Pleasanton, CA, New York City, United Kingdom and Germany. For more information, see http://energyfocusinc.com/.
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