Making the Case for Lighting & Control Solutions in Retail Applications

Retail establishments have many opportunities to influence customer purchasing decisions by appealing to their senses, moods, and emotions. The right lighting can enhance the shopping experience while reducing operating costs and energy consumption with the use efficient LED lighting fixtures and advanced control systems.  

Create Dynamic Scenes in Retail Environments and Save Energy 

Set the scene for customers entering boutiques, shopping centers, and strip malls by turning their shopping trip into a destination experience.  

  • Fixtures and controls with color tuning capabilities help to create an overall dynamic experience and reinforce brand loyalty 

  • Interior spaces can also benefit from the use of quality lighting so customers can easily read labels or examine merchandise 

  • Promote positive perceptions in dressing rooms 

  • Create a stress-free atmosphere at checkout counters using soft even illumination 

  • Enhance architecture with LED lights and wall washes 

Save energy and meet energy code requirements by implementing a lighting control system with advanced features like scheduling, scenes, and daylight harvesting  

  • Install occupancy sensors in less trafficked storerooms or back hallways to ensure instant illumination when someone enters the space 

  • Create scenes to automatically adjust lighting at different times of the day, including open, close, and after hours  

  • Implement daylight harvesting strategies to take advantage of natural light to save on energy costs 

  • Wireless controls are simple to install, offer savings in labor costs, and with ladderless app-based commissioning, can quickly be re-configured when a store’s needs change or to accommodate pop up shops 

  • Identify additional areas to save energy and positively impact the bottom line with submetering solutions 

Leviton offers spec-ready and code compliant lighting and control solutions designed for retail applications. From boutique spaces to big box chain stores, create spaces that enhance the shopping experience and promote brand loyalty all while delivering energy efficiency. Contact Leviton to learn more about creating a lighting and control solution to meet the unique needs of your retail environment.  

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