PURO Lighting Forms Alliance with Acuity Brands
PURO™ UV Disinfection Lighting, powered by Violet Defense technology, announces a step forward in its mission to be the leader in innovative UV disinfection products, through a new strategic alliance with Acuity Brands, Inc. Acuity Brands is one of the world's leading providers of lighting, lighting controls and building management solutions. This strategic alliance builds on agreements already in place with PURO Lighting's technology partner Violet Defense® and will allow Acuity Brands access to Violet Defense's patented, pulsed-xenon UV technology. Through this relationship, PURO Lighting will able to leverage the extensive supply chain capabilities of Acuity Brands, work with Acuity as the contract manufacturer for PURO-branded disinfection products, and scale production to make PURO Lighting products more accessible and affordable in an increasingly active and competitive marketplace.
Additionally, PURO Lighting and Acuity Brands will immediately begin co-developing the next generation of new and innovative UV technology products. "We're excited to start innovating with Acuity Brands, creating new product ideas, and building on our deep understanding of the emerging UV disinfection market," says PURO Lighting CEO, Brian Stern. "Customers from healthcare, transit, schools, hospitality, and other industries are highly motivated to find UV disinfection products for a wide variety of infection control requirements and budgets, providing PURO Lighting with the opportunity to deliver effective and affordable solutions, and to protect the public today during COVID-19, virus and whatever may come in the future."
Powered by Violet Defense technology, PURO Lighting offers flexible and affordable disinfection solutions including Sentry mobile disinfection units, and Helo units, the first known, full-spectrum UV fixture miniaturized to be wall-mounted or installed in a ceiling.
PURO UV Disinfection Lighting units are currently being utilized in hospitals and urgent care clinics, hotels, manufacturing facilities, universities, police departments, fire departments, fitness centers and more throughout the United States.