Home / About Kichler / News Room / Kichler Press Releases / 5-17-16 Advanced Product Solutions CONTACT: Falls Communications Alissa Kiktavy | 216.472.2374 | firstname.lastname@example.org Melissa Gutschmidt | 216.472.2394 |email@example.com Kichler® Sheds Light on Showroom and Wholesale Partners’ Needs withnew Advanced Product Solutions Team Assistance is only an email or call away to help take the guesswork out of any lighting need INDEPENDENCE, OHIO (May 17, 2016) – Assisting showroom and wholesale partners has always been a priority at Kichler®, a leader in innovative lighting. But, what if customers need to know what under cabinet light to use in a kitchen? Or, what if a partner wants to understand how a Kichler product will operate in a unique location, or where to place landscape lights for maximum effect? The new Advanced Product Solutions and Layout Team is the answer, offering free services and quick turnaround designed to take the guesswork out of any lighting need. “With years of combined technical and design training, our team is here to support our partners with layout design services for interior, exterior, commercial or residential spaces,” said Mike Allen, Department Manager, Advanced Product Solutions, Kichler. “We even provide technical guidance on our entire product line. Kichler is delighted to offer these free services as we believe it will provide the tools to help create product solutions and increase customer confidence.” Layout Design Services From choosing landscape lighting or fans, maximizing a kitchen’s functionality, outfitting a restaurant with lighting, to coordinating lighting throughout a home – these are a few of the jobs the Kichler Layout Design Service Team can help with. The process is easy! Simply email a completed design request form (available at Kichler.com/Aps) to firstname.lastname@example.org. The team will create a bill of materials that same day (for all requests received by 3 p.m. EST). Next, confirm the bill of materials and pricing and the team creates and delivers a layout design within 48 hours or less. Advanced Product Support Do you have installation or building code questions? The Advanced Product Support Team welcomes any challenging inquiry regarding interior, exterior, fans, landscape and lighting systems, and is here to help with any project. To take advantage of this free service, customers can call the support line at 844-KICHLER (844-542-4537) during normal business hours of 8 a.m. – 7 p.m. (EST), or send an email to email@example.com. Kichler’s Continuing Education and Employee Certifications The Kichler Layout Design Service and Advance Product Support Team prides themselves in receiving additional classroom and in-field training on an ongoing basis to better assist customers, and help to answer all questions in a timely manner. Recently, Kichler employees Mike Allen and Mark Angersola both received the Association of Outdoor Lighting Professionals (AOLP) Low Voltage Lighting Technician Certifications (CLVLT). The standardized test consists of a written exam and labs, measuring the knowledge and capabilities of 12-volt systems. “We’re extremely proud of Mike and Mark for receiving this prestigious certification,” said Bruce Ziegler, Vice President, Marketing, Kichler. “It shows our employees willingness to invest in their future, sets our company apart from the competition and best serves our loyal and future customers.” For more information, and to locate your nearest distributor, please visit Kichler.com/aps. ### KICHLER LIGHTING® 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 o: Twitter Facebook Houzz Pinterest 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.