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Leeds Business Lights Up the UK’s Wholesale Industry

Press Release: August 12, 2019

Northgate Lighting Ltd. Named as One of the UK’s Most Inspiring Businesses According to London Stock Exchange Group.

Leeds based LED lighting specialist, Northgate Lighting, is celebrating their inclusion into the 6th Edition of the London Stock Exchange Group’s (LSEG) 1000 Companies to Inspire Britain 2019. 

The annual report celebrates the UK’s fastest-growing, small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) from over 40 sectors, focusing upon companies with consistent revenue growth over a minimum of three years, who significantly outperform their industry peers.

Founded in 2006 by Managing Director Adrian Lee, Northgate Lighting supplies LED lighting, drivers, fluorescent lighting, control gear and batteries to over 1800 companies and their branches across the UK, and has grown from two employees to over 100 this year.

With just over 70 companies in the 2019 report, 22 of whom are from Leeds, Adrian commented “This is a huge achievement for our team, suppliers and customers. We’ve invested over £250,000 in recent years to be at the forefront of wholesale lighting in the UK, focusing on a broad product range, innovative products, and industry leading delivery times.”

David Schwimmer, Chief Executive of LSEG, said “SMEs account for 60 per cent of all private sector employment. They drive growth, innovation and job creation and are the lifeblood of the British economy”.

Northgate is in good company with past companies on the list including lendinvest, GTech, Everyman Cinema and Fever Tree.

As to the future, Adrian added “Our company already has a reputation for industry innovation as the first supplier of the popular SOLO downlighter. With on-site manufacturing, a warehouse stocking over 9000 products and an on-site training room we’re focusing on listening to customer feedback to improve our service even more.”


Northgate Lighting Ltd. has been a leading supplier of LED lamps, fittings, lighting spares, emergency lighting products, as well as a comprehensive range of conventional and traditional lamps for over 13 years. We supply over 9000 products, including the market-leading SOLO downlighter. Northgate Lighting Ltd. is trusted by customers across the UK. For more information, visit: http://www.northgatelighting.co.uk/about-us/


Tina Harvey
Senior Marketing Executive
Northgate Lighting Ltd
Phone: 0113 467 7406
Email: tina.harvey@northgatelighting.com

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