Posted June 02, 2016


Why Solais? Here are six reasons why we are your go-to manufacturer. For those of you paying attention, that's more than a handful!

Posted May 12, 2016

Sperry - Targeting the 'Bold, Adventurous and Courageous'

Who did Sperry choose to highlight their merchandise? You guessed it! They went with Solais' trackheads with VioLight technology and are planning to roll out the new concept in a dozen stores by year end.

Posted April 25, 2016

LED Lighting in the Supermarket Segment

Grocery Headquarters interviewed our very own President, Sam Newberry, for a feature in this year's Equipment, Design and Operations (EDO) Handbook!

Posted April 19, 2016

How Lighting is Effected in the Shifting of Retail and Grocery Trends

Trends in retail and supermarket store design have been ever changing. With all that change, there is an obvious shift in the lighting conversation. We all know the conversations about lumen outputs, color temperature, wattage and energy savings... So what's the big topic these days? Dimmability.

Posted April 07, 2016

Tupelo Honey Cafe's Lighting is More Than a Trend...

Tupelo Honey Cafe is killing it with over a dozen locations offering fresh, creative and re-imagined Southern food and drink. If you take a look around their restaurants, you can tell that they source their lighting design with as much thought as they source their food!

Posted March 31, 2016

Bunulu of Bealls Inc. Getting Press for Store Design!

Bunulu of Bealls Inc. is getting some great press for their store design in VMSD. Take a guess at who's lighting they went with...

Posted March 16, 2016

Nike Found Their Greatness With Solais, Your Turn!

PowerSecure Lighting's Solais brand has been working with one of the world's most recognizable brands in retail. Through their strategic sourcing initiatives, Nike has begun to work on reducing their footprint and lessen their impact. They have been committed to increasing the purchase of sustainable products.

Posted March 03, 2016

Ask and You Shall Receive - Solais Launches Single-Optic Family

Ask, and you shall receive! We have now added a chip-on-board (COB) product line to our Xd Family of trackheads and modules for all of you looking for that aesthetic edge to go along with the reliable quality of PSL's Solais brand!Specify away lighting designers, we are now your one-stop shop!

Posted February 25, 2016

EnergyLite Area Lights Solve All Your Security Lighting Problems!

We talk a lot about retail and grocery lighting here at PSL. But today, we wanted to talk about our third brand that handles outdoor area and security lighting. A few months ago, we released our updated 2nd generation area light – SecureLite II.

Posted February 19, 2016

Dylan's Candy Bar Looks SWEET With Solais' VioLight

Dylan's Candy Bar is a fabulous chain of boutique candy shops and candy supplier with locations across the country. How did they decide to light all of their colorful product and amazingly detailed design? With Solais' exclusive VioLight trackheads, of course!

Posted February 12, 2016

For the LOVE of LED!

In honor of Valentine's day this weekend, we thought we'd give you something a little light-hearted! When you think about why you love LED lighting, you know you think of us at PowerSecure Lighting!

Posted January 28, 2016

LED Downlights Couldn't Be Any Easier

We are completely aware of all the downlight choices out there on the market. However, we've come up with a completely new way to look at them. Solais downlights are fully customizable, offer true aiming, adjustability and low maintenance with our exclusive X-Changeable modules.

Posted January 21, 2016

3 Reasons to Switch From CMH to LED

Many retailers and supermarkets are still not sure if updating their Ceramic Metal Halide (CMH) fixtures is a good idea. Spoiler alert - IT IS!

Posted January 07, 2016

Tupinamba Cafe Renovation Photo-blog

Great food is to be expected from a restaurant that can withstand being open for over 65 years - but often enough, having a restaurant generations old, means having a decor generations old. Not at Tupinamba Cafe in Dallas, TX, though. Tupinamba hit it out of the park, and allowed Solais to help them shine through!

Posted December 17, 2015

Have You Seen Our New and Improved Area Light?

EnergyLite was the first to hit the market with LED Area Lighting and now, the first to upgrade with technology advances! Over 60K installed in the Cooperative's backyard since 2013.

Posted December 10, 2015

Eight Days of [LED] Lights

Last year we posted a blog introducing you to Lucas Emmett Dinapoli (LED) in celebration of Christmas. This year we thought, in honor of the eight days of Hannukah, we would present you with an LED product for each day of celebration!

Posted December 03, 2015

Throw-Back-Thursday! How is the life of an LED lamp determined?

With traditional lamp sources like halogen, fluorescent and metal halide, a selection of lamps (usually somewhere around 100 samples) are burned continuously at a given voltage and position. When 50% of these lamps have ceased to function, then this determines the lamp life for that particular lamp.

Posted November 13, 2015

EnergyLite LEDs Bring Savings and Security to Light for Lyon-Lincoln Electric Cooperative

SecureLite LED Area Lighting delivers a brighter, whiter and more-energy-efficient experience to the city of Russell, Minnesota

Posted November 06, 2015

The Smithsonian Makes Lighting Their Galleries an Art Form

"I always thought when we went to more energy-efficiency, it was going to suck, that I would have to reduce the quality of light," says Scott Rosenfeld the museum's lighting director. "What we found was that not only does it not reduce quality, but it provides a whole new level of choice that we didn't even know existed."

Posted October 28, 2015

Solais Partners with Benihana Corporation Lighting RA Sushi

We've been talking about Solais' lighting in retail a lot lately, but check out how we hold up in restaurants!

Two of our new product lines are now available to order!
The XC3, XC5 and XC7 modular cylinders come in a variety of finishes and mounting options. The WW asymmetrical track wall wash fixtures come in two sizes. Yoke mount versions are coming soon!