Home / About Kichler / News Room / Kichler Press Releases / 5-15-17 Kichler Introduces New Portable LED Lantern With Bluetooth CONTACT: Falls Communications Alissa Kiktavy | 216.472.2374 | firstname.lastname@example.org Melissa Gutschmidt | 216.472.2394 |email@example.com Bring Light and Music to Any Space with Kichler®’sNew Portable LED Lantern with Bluetooth® Speaker Portable LED Lantern Makes Outdoor Living and Entertaining Simple and Pairs Easily from a Phone or Tablet INDEPENDENCE, OHIO (May 15, 2017) – Kichler®, a leader in innovative lighting, is elevating outdoor entertaining with the new Portable LED Lantern with Bluetooth® Speaker. Whether poolside or on the deck, bringing light and music to any space is made simple. The intuitive Portable Lantern is easy to pair with a phone or tablet, and then all you have to do is sit back … and enjoy. “Gone are the days when contractors and installers had to resort to cans for recessed lighting,” said Bob Doernberg, Senior Product Manager, Kichler. “Our new snap-in Horizon LED downlight provides similar aesthetic benefits as canned lights, with the energy efficiency of LEDs and substantial materials and installation cost savings.” “We’re finding the outdoor living trend continues to grow in popularity,” says Jennifer Broadbent, product manager, Kichler. “The Portable LED Lantern from Kichler is the first of its kind in the outdoor arena. It helps homeowners set the stage to entertain in style, all while enjoying time with family and friends.” Making a style statement, the Portable LED Lantern with Bluetooth Speaker is available in two transitional options that coordinate with a variety of Kichler collections: Lyndon™ - Textured Black Finish South Hope™- Rubbed Bronze Finish Weighing only 6.5 pounds, the Portable LED Lantern is damp rated for indoor or outdoor use. The dimmable LED light omits 3000K pure white light, runs for up to eight hours, and can charge from zero to one-hundred percent in five hours. The Bluetooth speaker offers quality sound and delivers 3-watts of audio output. Connecting to the Portable LED Lantern is easy by pairing any Bluetooth-enabled device within a 30-foot range. Additional features of the Portable LED Lantern with Bluetooth Speaker include: Independent controls for sound and lighting Audible tones guide pairing and provide low-battery alerts Rechargeable NiMH 3.6V battery Five-hour battery life at maximum volume and 100% light Removable glass for easy cleaning High-resolution images of the Portable LED Lantern with Bluetooth Speaker are available upon request. Kichler outdoor lighting options are certain to add a high element of style to exterior and interior settings. The Portable LED Lantern with Bluetooth Speaker reinforces Kichler as a leader in design with a wide array of bold statement pieces, perfect for adding pizazz to any outdoor living space. For more information, and to locate your nearest distributor, please visit Kichler.com. ### KICHLER® Kichler strives to transform the home and workspace by developing fixtures that perform efficiently, install intuitively and deliver an overall effect that combines style with purpose. With an extensive portfolio of more than 3,000 on-trend products – including lighting, landscape and ceiling fans – and commitment to providing services and project solutions, Kichler is the brand homeowners and professionals know and trust since 1938. Kichler products are available at Lowe’s, independent showrooms, electrical and landscape distributors and online. For more information, visit www.kichler.com Connect with Kichler socially on: Facebook Pinterest Twitter Houzz Twitter® is a registered trademark of Twitter, Inc. Facebook® is a registered trademark of Facebook, Inc. Pinterest® is a registered trademark of Pinterest, Inc. Houzz® is a registered trademark of Houzz, Inc.