Blog

The Use and Benefits of LED Lighting for Car Dealerships

The car industry is back on an upswing after being hit with the recession in 2009 and this means that dealership owners are pining for the best ways to make themselves stand out against the competition. Here at ProQuip, we believe that one of the most efficient and seemingly easiest approaches to achieve this is by simply adjusting your lot’s lighting. Especially in the winter months, we see mor...
Read More

LED Nobel Prize

LED Lighting is not a new concept – for years it has significantly helped lower energy costs and increased energy efficiencies. So as you can imagine, it was no surprise to us here at ProQuip to hear that the creators have finally been recognized by the Nobel Committee! Recently, Isamu Akasaki and Hiroshi Amano of Japan, and U.S. scientist Shuji Nakamura won the Nobel Prize in physics earlier...
Read More

ProQuip's President Sam Tavernese Meets US President Barack Obama

The need for solar and LED energy has dramatically risen over the past year and on October 3rd, 2014, US President Barack Obama gave an exclusive speech that addressed the economy and the role manufacturing plays. Our President, Sam Tavernese, was honoured to join his Proquip America business partners Henry Jackson and Keith Allen at Millenium Steel in Princeton, Indiana to attend this conference...
Read More

Boardwalk Market in Dunkirk

ProQuip America is back on the blogging scene with some exciting news! Back in March 2014, we lit up the Boardwalk Market in Dunkirk, New York by replacing two of their 250 watt quartz halogen bulbs with two of our 110 watt LED lights. It may not seem like much but in reality, just by replacing those two lights alone, we will help save the city $500.00 a year in replacement and maintenance fees. I...
Read More

ProQuip America - 1 year in Dunkirk

ProQuip America is celebrating 1 year of operation in Dunkirk NY.  Sam Tavernese had a vision of growing into the USA and the location he chose was in Dunkirk NY.  ProQuip America was  established in July 2013 and was honoured in 2014 as Rookie Business of the Year.  The continued success of ProQuip in helping small to medium size businesses with their lighting and to save on energy costs acro...
Read More