By Jesus Milton Rousseau S
LED market in India is completely import-dependent. LED suppliers, therefore, play a vital role in bridging the gap between the manufacturers and the buyers. To appreciate the role of domestic LED suppliers in providing lighting solutions to various emerging application areas, Electronics Bazaar, with the help of industry experts, has prepared an unbiased list of leading LED suppliers of India. We are not ranking them, but only listing them in an alphabetical order.
Alfa Electronic Components (AEC) has nearly 10 years of experience in marketing most comprehensive and widest range of LED displays like LEDs, 7 Segment, Dotmatrix, Alphanumeric, Arrows, Light Bars, Bar Graphs, etc. The company’s technical knowhow helps it to have updated information of the international market. Its awareness about various emerging industrial applications has made it gain a strong foothold in almost every segment of the LED industry. The company offers invaluable suggestions to customers about selecting the right type of display for a particular application. Ashish Mehta, CEO, says, “We offer technical support, datasheet and help customers choose the right products for their applications. We are specialist in customised products and develop them as per OEM’s requirements.” Their LED products include 3mm/5mm/8mm/10mm Round LEDs, 0402, 0603, 0804, 1206, 1210 SMD LEDs, Hiflux, 1210 3520, 3528 PLCC, Straw Hat [MATKA], 1W, 3W, 5W, P7, 230 AC power LEDs in all colours, Axial LEDs, 2×5 flat LEDs, RGB LEDs, 0.28” to 7.0” 7 Segments, 0.39” to 2.0” Alaphanumeric, Light Bars, Arrows, 5.0” to 20.0” Jumbo displays, 5×7, 8×8, (Square and round dots) Dotmatrix, Bar Graphs, 2,3,4,5 and 6 multi digits, etc. The company is the distributor for Twilight Opto Electronic Co Ltd, Taiwan.
Contact details: 9/13, Varma Nagar, Azad Road, Andheri [E], Mumbai 400069; Phone: 022-26840075; Fax: 26837807; Email: [email protected]
Asian Electronics is one of the leading distributors of industrial electronic components. The company specialises in all types of LEDs, SMD LEDs (0805, 1206, 1210, etc), super flux LEDs, Piranha LEDs, high watt LEDs, LED displays and Dotmatrix displays in all sizes (5×7, 8×8, 16×16) and colours (red, green, yellow, orange, white, blue, pure green umber), dual colour (red and green) LEDs and RGBs (red, green and blue). The company imports a wide range of products from China and Taiwan.
Contact details: 9, Ramkrishna Building, Chunam Lane, Lamington Road, Mumbai 400 007; Phone: 022-23863778/23826807; Fax: 022-56343734; Email: [email protected]; Website: www.asianelectronics.co.in
Established 35 years ago, Cisons Electronics began research and development in LED technology about 10 years ago to develop a whole new range of LED products. Bearing the ‘Electronic Bajaj’ trademark, its products include LED bulbs and lamps, well washers and decorative lights, emergency lanterns and lights, torch lights, concealed fixtures and panel lights, LED tube lights, LED street lights, beacon lights, LED curtains, moving and fixed signs.
Among their latest developments are LED street lights. Another of the Cisons’ latest unique product is the stable edge light which is widely used in sign boards. The company has a nationwide network of over 700 dealers.
Contact details: 39, MN Complex, Wallers Road, MNount Road, Chennai 600002; Email: [email protected]; Website: www.bajalite.com
D S Electronics
D S Electronics strives to provide new products at affordable prices to its customers. It not only develops but also suggests the right LED solutions for various applications at reasonable price. The company’s future growth strategy is to keep itself abreast with the latest trends and technological change in the LED market and provide quality products to its customers. It offers LEDs from the world’s leading manufacturers, which are used in telecommunication, navigation system, automobile, traffic signals, etc.
The JPE Group is a leader in high power LED lighting systems, providing quality products to its customers in various sectors. The company is well positioned to distribute energy saving and environment friendly products. It specialises in high quality LED semiconductor illumination chips, laser chips, high power LED modules, LED street lighting, industrial LED lighting, as well as LED based traditional household lighting products. Their core capabilities are certification, quality and marketing. Manprit, director, says, “We believe in working as a business partner rather than a supplier to the customers. Our future plan is to provide LED lighting solutions to turnkey projects in various segments and expand our high power LED lighting business globally.” The group distributes products of Emittron (LEDs) and Lustrous (LEM’s).
Contact details: JP House, 16/F, Samrat Silk Mills Compound, LBS Marg, Vikhroli (W), Mumbai 400079; Phone:022-25785099; Fax:2267969976; Email: [email protected]; Website: www.jpedindia.com
Kwality Photonics Pvt Ltd
Kwality Photonics Pvt Ltd are one of the India’s largest producers and suppliers of lighting LEDs and LED displays for the last 22 years. Having a strong network of over 200 dealers, Kwality has offices at Hyderabad, Bangalore, Mumbai and Delhi. K Vijay Kumar Gupta, MD, says, “Kwality has been active in LED technology development and manufacturing for the last 32 years. Within the next three years, we will be among the top 10 players in the high power HB LED sector. We aim to be the vendor of first choice for Indian manufacturers of LED street light and office light.” The company specialises in high luminescence and high power white LEDs (PolyWa LEDs emitting 100 lumens at 350mA hi-efficiency mode and 160 lumens at 700mA in high output mode).
Contact details: 29 A&B, Electronic Complex, Kushaiguda, Hyderabad. 500062; Phone: 040-27123555; Fax: 27124762; Email: [email protected]; Website: www.kwalityindia.com
Established in 1997, LED House stocks more than 250 different types of LED lights, which can be used in different applications to provide efficient lighting solutions. The company offers an entire range of ready-to-use LED products like emergency lights and bulbs. Bhavesh D Karani, partner, says, “Our future strategy is to create an awareness about the benefits of LEDs. We want to stock a full range of LED lights that can be used indoors, outdoors and underwater. We endeavour to provide LED solutions for street lighting, stage lighting, automobiles and commercial establishments.”
Contact details: 1, Saraswati Bhavan, 10 Shamrao Vithal Lane, Lamington Road, Grant Road (E), Mumbai 400007; Phone: 022-23800222; Fax: 23890222; Email: [email protected]; Website: www.ledhouseindia.com and www.ledhouse.in
Led Light Solutions
LED Light Solutions was started in 2004. It continues to offer the expertise and solutions to the signage market. It is authorised distributor for GE Tetra range of LED products from GE Lumination, USA. Experienced in dealing with Tetra products, the company is striving to upgrade the Indian signage market to global standards. S Jayalakshmi, proprietor, says, “We help our clients from product selection to installation of quality signages. Our strategy is to introduce products from the Tetra family to bring down the material cost and service hours for signages. We also plan to enter the general lighting market with fantastic products to take the lighting market to a new level.”
Contact details: 304, Vardhman Shrenik Plaza, LSC pocket-B, Mayur Vihar phase 2, New Delhi 110091; Phone: 011-22784172; Email: [email protected]; Website: www.ledlightsolutions.in
Nanopower has introduced the world’s first 1200 lumen LED light, MR16. The company supplies highly reliable LED products and its philosophy is ‘share and care’. Nanopower is all set to start mass production in July 2010 in Amritsar, Punjab, after their 25 years of experience in electronics industry mainly in segments like TV, SMPS, power supply and LED lighting industry. The company has an in house R&D facility for manufacturing world-class LED products. The company’s clientèle includes Kapoor Light and Inventa.
Gurinder Singh Lali, proprietor, says, “Our future strategy is to introduce latest LED technologies in the market.” Nanopower also deals with LEDs from Nichia, Japan, a well known name in the global LED industry.
Contact details: F36 Vishnu Garden, New Delhi, near Magal Bazar back side New Delhi 110018; Phone: 01165172465; Email: [email protected]
Precious Lighting Solutions
Precious Lighting Solutions (PLS) has been offering cost effective, low maintenance and futuristic solutions for the last four decades. It is among the pioneers in the LED lights segment, using a patent pending technology from Taiwan called light engine module (LEM). PLS offers different types of lights for commercial, industrial and homes, including decorative lights. The company’s technology partners adopt the latest technology of developing LED modules.
It has a wide range of products including tube lights which consume as low as 12 Watt and deliver light equal to the conventional 40 Watt tube lights, 12V focus lights that consume only 5 Watt, street lights of 120 and 180 Watt that are equal to 250 and 400 Watt lights.
Red Lightings has an exquisite range of lighting products which redefine illumination for architectural conceptions. Through its value added services, the company facilitates a vital change in the overall design of the application area. It imports as well as assembles lights/lighting products for indoor and outdoor architectural lightings. Its range of customised lighting solutions include low watt, power saver LEDs. Ritesh Shah, partner, says, “We are one of the oldest companies in the architectural LED lighting segment. We have better experience than our competitors in choosing quality products. Our future plan is to cater to the south Indian market and export our products.”
Contact details: 114, Rizvi Chambers, Hill Road, Bandra (W), Mumbai-400050; Phone: 022-26425883/32011675; Fax: 26424916; Email: [email protected], [email protected]; Web: http://red-lightings.com/home.htm
Silver Spark (P) Ltd
Silver Spark offers a complete range of water management systems and customised solutions. Its product range covers water hydropneumatic boosting systems, automation of water transfer systems, submersible sump/sewage pumps, water heating, water chilling, water treatment and many other pumping solutions. The company has recently added a new division to fulfil its commitment towards green energy, which provides products like solar water heaters, solar PV power generation and solar LED street lighting systems. Sanjay Bhalla, director, says, “Our future strategy is LED lighting for residential and commercial use with main focus on interior lighting on false ceilings. We are also focussing more on solar applications.”
Contact details: A-8, Nizzamuddin (west), New Delhi; Phone: 011-47574444; Fax: 47574466; Email: [email protected]; Website: www.silverspa.com
Silicon Components Pvt Ltd
Silicon Components is a distributor of electronic components in India. The company was established in 2005 (previously known as Silicon Aids) and began promoting LEDs through Future Electronics around three years ago. S Ravindranath, director, says: “We market, distribute and sell Philips Lumileds LEDs and provide complete lighting solutions to our customers. Silicon Components has been catering to the market even before LED based lighting products became popular in India. We mainly work in home lighting, street lighting, LED based lanterns (Solar or battery powered), mood and architectural lighting segments. Our future plan is to have a strong backend support in terms of designers, sourcing and technical support to help customers at every step of the value chain.” The company also provides products such as MCPCB, lenses, reflectors, collimators, LED drivers, heat sink, etc, making it a one-stop solution provider for LED lighting applications. The company stocks the entire range of LED products in different colours and lumens. Certain popular K2 parts are also kept in stock.
Contact details: 102-B, Rassaz Castle, Malpa Dongri No 1, Next to TCS compound, W.E. Highway Andheri (E), Mumbai-400069; Phone: 022-26815500/26815521–31; Fax: 26878346; Email: [email protected]; Website: www.siliconcomponents.net
Established in 1994, Vajra Electrosales associated itself with Para Electronics Co Ltd, Taiwan, in 1999, to stock and sell their products. Para Electronics is a global player in Opto electronic components. Kamal Vora, partner, says, “Our future plan is to concentrate on high power LEDs in the lighting segment. We also plan to focus on the infrared series like IRM receiver modules, infrared emitting diodes, photo diodes and photo transistors.” The company’s product line includes LED lamps, LED 7 Segment displays, Dotmatrix displays, LED Light Bar, LCD backlight and SMD LED. In addition to its standard models, E-power LEDs, Super Bright LEDs—especially UV LEDs, blue LEDs, white LEDs and AlInGaP versions—have been attracting consumers’ attention worldwide. The company serves OEMs and the retail market segment.
Contact details: Shop No. 5, Sopariwala Bldg, Chunam Lane, Off lamington Road, Grant Road (E), Mumbai 400007; Phone: 022-2388 1822/6658 7431; Fax: 23881822/2881/8652; Email:[email protected]; Website: www.para.com.tw