About Universal

Our approach to quality lighting systems ensures you have a comprehensive end-to-end vertical commercial-grade LED lighting solution. From initial design, engineer testing, to North American manufacturing, local installation, and support -- we are your LED go-to source. We make it easy to upgrade to LED technology and enable your future.

Who We Are

Known for Quality and Reliability

We engineer, manufacture and market innovative solutions for commercial lighting across North America, including LED drivers, LED modules, LED Tubes, LED Luminaires, LED Retrofit Kits, fluorescent, HID and connected devices using wired and wireless technology. We are one of the largest LED lighting companies in North America and trusted for our reliability. Finely tuned over decades of advanced production, our lighting systems are known for quality and reliability. We are driving industry innovation forward with solutions today that can help enable your future.

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About Universal Lighting Technologies, Inc.

Universal Lighting Technologies and Douglas Lighting Controls, enable customers with LED products for upgrades, retrofits, connected lighting, centralized/decentralized digital lighting control systems, and IoT digital services integration with scalable, easy-to-install and use components. With 125 years of combined experience, the company is recognized by its North American manufacturing and award-winning commitment to quality. An innovator in digital lighting design for the future, we help customers create an end-to-end vertical lighting ecosystem with efficiency, flexibility, and control. Learn more about us at www.unvlt.com and www.douglaslightingcontrols.com.

End-to-End Lighting Solutions

Universal is your premium lighting partner from end-to-end. We offer global leadership, supply chain security, cost-effective reliability and innovative lighting. We offer over 125 years of combined (Universal + Douglas) expertise and capabilities in reliable analytics, energy efficiency, and sustainability. Our solutions enable you with LED upgrades, connected lighting controls, and IoT digital services integration.

The Universal Difference


We provide supply chain security and the ability to leverage global capabilities and resources in R&D. We offer end to end North American manufacturing -- from custom design and engineering to manufacturing and commercialization.


Your satisfaction is important to us. From start to finish, we have the support you need for your LED projects. We make it easy to find the product you need and the part number for your quote or to check stock. With strong service capabilities and local availability, our stock is available and on time with accurate lead times. Our experts are at your service. How can we help?


Vertically integrated solutions (Drivers, Boards, Controls). Designed to work seamlessly and with the most common lighting solutions. From standard to complex control options.


We’ve been in business for 75+ years. We’re not going anywhere. Reassurance you need with an Industry leading warranty -.We are honored to have earned your trust over seven decades with our established expertise and reliable products.


We push the industry towards increasingly higher standards of energy efficiency for LED systems and controls with rebate qualifying DLC QPL listings, longer hour lifetime, industry leading delivered lumens, and fast installation.


Custom engineered options integrated into your solution. Our flexible linear retrofit solutions give you the ability to meet most common fixture sizes. Contact us to discuss how our standard products can be tailored for your fixture needs.


Enabling the future with embedded control solutions like adjustable tuning light levels and LED driver replacement options.Let us tell you more about our Bluetooth enabled Intelligent Fixtures, so you upgrade to LED today, and enable the IoT future.


Our products reduce carbon footprint / greenhouse gas emissions, and improve safety with no mercury.

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Intellectual Property

The attached list details each of Universal Lightings trademarks. When using these marks in publications include the appropriate "" or "®" symbol on first use. The attached list also contains out legacy trademarks. These are marks that are no longer held in the US but have been, in the past, widely used with Universal's products. Please remember that trademarks are adjectives, and cannot be made plural or possessive. For more information please contact the Marketing Department at marketing@unvlt.com.

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Universal Lighting Technologies is committed to complying with all applicable laws and regulations. Statements and/or FAQs regarding various regulations include:

Buy American Act

California Proposition 65

Manufacturing Date Codes

Material Safety Data Handling

RoHS Compliance

Privacy Policy

Universal Lighting Technologies believes in your right to online privacy—and we want you to understand the choices available to you.

During routine browsing of our site, we collect only domain names for the purpose of logging number of visits, length of visits, etc.

When you register on our site, we use the information you provide to better serve you. We use software called a "cookie" that is sent to each registered user’s browser and resides on your hard drive. The cookie enables us to automatically recognize you each time you log on.

Your preferences are important to us. We do use identity resolution. If you would like to opt-out please email marketing@unvlt.com and we will remove you from our opt-in list within 48 hours.

We only collect the information you choose to give us, and we process it with your consent, or on another legal basis; we only require the minimum amount of personal information that is necessary to fulfill the purpose of your interaction with us; we don’t sell it to third parties; and we only use it as this Privacy Statement describes. No matter where you are, where you live, or what your citizenship is, we provide a high standard of privacy protection to all our users around the world, regardless of their country of origin or location.

The Universal Lighting site contains links to many resources and organizations in the lighting industry. We are not responsible for the content or privacy policies of those sites.