McLaren Health Care Selects Cree LED Lighting to Deliver Intelligent Light Across Its Statewide Hospital Network

Posted on February 21, 2017 By

FLINT, MICH. — Cree, Inc. (Nasdaq: CREE) announced today that McLaren Health Care (McLaren), a Michigan-based integrated healthcare network, has selected Cree LED Lighting and Cree SmartCast® Technology to modernize exterior and interior lighting across 11 hospitals. Cree’s advanced LED solutions go beyond light with intelligence that automatically adapts to the environment to deliver greater…


Cree IG Series LED Lighting Transforms Parking Garage Experience for American Airlines Center Fans

Posted on January 26, 2017 By

DURHAM, N.C. — American Airlines Center, the Dallas area’s premier sports and entertainment arena, selected Cree, Inc. (Nasdaq: CREE) lighting to provide a better lighting experience for fans as they enter and exit the world-class arena. Cree® IG Series LED luminaires were chosen to replace the high-pressure sodium and metal halide light fixtures in its…


Cree LED Lighting Delivers Better Light Quality and Energy Savings To Food Bank of Central & Eastern North Carolina

Posted on December 13, 2016 By

DURHAM, N.C. — The Food Bank of Central & Eastern North Carolina (FBCENC), a nonprofit organization that provides food for people at risk of hunger in 34 counties in central and eastern North Carolina, selected LED lighting from Cree, Inc. (Nasdaq: CREE) to light its new Raleigh, N.C. distribution and community center. The 85,000 square-foot…


Cree Delivers Superior Energy Efficiency with Expanded LS Series LED Surface Ambient Portfolio

Posted on December 8, 2016 By

DURHAM, N.C. — Cree, Inc. (Nasdaq: CREE) expands the market-leading LS Series LED surface ambient portfolio with the introduction of the new LS-FD™ High Efficiency linear luminaire. The new luminaire delivers excellent light quality and energy efficiency at 130 lumens per watt for greater savings and faster payback, and serves as an ideal replacement for…


Cree LED Street Lighting Delivers $57 Million Total Lifetime Savings To the Nation’s Largest Township

Posted on November 30, 2016 By

DURHAM, N.C. — The Town of Hempstead, N.Y., the largest township in the country, is making the switch to LED technology with the conversion of more than 50,000 high-pressure sodium fixtures to LED street lights from Cree, Inc. (Nasdaq: CREE). The installation is already underway with future phases planned to bring LED lighting to the…


Cree Extends Groundbreaking IG Parking Luminaire Series

Posted on November 15, 2016 By

DURHAM, N.C. — Cree, Inc. (Nasdaq: CREE) extends its industry-leading IG Series LED parking structure luminaires to include a warmer color temperature and standard 0-10V dimming for better light experiences with enhanced aesthetics and performance. The result is more choices that meet customer preference for warm, inviting light. Featuring Cree WaveMax™ Technology, the IG Series delivers…


Cree Names Daniel Castillo as President of Lighting

Posted on October 6, 2016 By

DURHAM, N.C. — Cree, Inc. (Nasdaq: CREE) announces the appointment of Daniel Castillo as President, Lighting, effective Nov. 7, 2016. In this role, Castillo will report to Chuck Swoboda and will lead both the commercial and consumer lighting businesses.  Castillo joins Cree from Eaton Corporation, where he was most recently Senior Vice President, Oil, Gas…


New Essentia by Cree LED Surface Wrap Delivers Market-Leading Efficacy and Exceptional Light Quality

Posted on October 4, 2016 By

DURHAM, N.C. — Cree, Inc. (Nasdaq: CREE) expands the Essentia® by Cree product portfolio with the new LED Surface Wrap.  The new product delivers best-in-class efficacy at 115 lumens per watt (LPW) and expands the Essentia by Cree portfolio, which provides customers with exceptional light quality and one-vendor convenience across entire lighting projects.


Cree Offers New Line of Better LED Bulbs

Posted on September 13, 2016 By

DURHAM, N.C. — Cree, Inc. (Nasdaq: CREE) announces a completely new portfolio of next generation LED bulbs aimed at delivering better light experiences for consumers. The new bulb portfolio consists of 25 new products, offering better light quality, better dimming, better lifetime, better warranty and better pricing to deliver on the true promise of LED…


Next-Generation Cree CPY LED Canopy Luminaire Delivers Category-Leading Efficiency

Posted on August 4, 2016 By

DURHAM, N.C. — Cree, Inc. (Nasdaq: CREE) continues to break efficiency records with the next generation of its best-selling CPY 13,000 lumen LED canopy luminaire, delivering category-leading efficiency of up to 136 lumens per watt (LPW).* This new 13,000 lumen Cree® canopy luminaire offers superior illumination and industry-leading efficiency, as well as easy installation and…