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Lighting’s Inventory Puzzles

How electrical distributors are dealing with inventory in lighting’s new world of accelerated obsolescence.

The wondrous changes brought by LED lighting technology over the past few years — the ability to offer your customers a product that provides better lighting along with dramatic reductions in energy and maintenance costs over a longer product lifetime with far better control than they ever had available before — also bring with them a fiendish set of puzzles for distributors to solve in terms of inventory.

“One of the challenges is that things now have a shelf-life,” says Rock

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