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Beacon Lighting chooses Fuse Universal as its learning and communications solution

London, UK; Mulgrave, AUSLearning NewsFuse Universal

Fuse Universal, a market leader in next-generation learning solutions, today announces that Australia’s leading lighting retailer, Beacon Lighting, selects Fuse as its new learning and communications provider. Included within the partnership are plans to fully evolve their learning and communications experience to all employees across the business.

CEO and Founder of Fuse Universal, Steve Dineen
CEO and Founder of Fuse Universal, Steve Dineen 

Established in 1967, Beacon Lighting is this year, celebrating its 50-year anniversary. Beacon Lighting is leading the way when it comes to innovation and the latest technology. Their extensive product ranges, many of which are exclusive to Beacon Lighting, encompass the ultimate in both style and sustainability.

In a forever changing industry, Beacon Lighting requires a system in Fuse to keep Associates up to date and well informed on the latest products, campaigns, and industry trends. With Fuse, Beacon Lighting plans to:

  • Enhance the way all associates receive their learning and communications content to increase efficiency, speed of delivery and consistency of messages
  • Increase employee engagement by enabling access to role relevant content at any time and on any device
  • Deliver against their mission statement “expertise that inspires” by providing access to an advanced, up to date system using the latest technology 

Marita Michael, Learning & Development Manager at Beacon Lighting commented: “We are excited to work with Fuse to implement a new learning management system at Beacon Lighting. Our Associates will enjoy the benefit of accessing up to date information when they need it and sharing and communicating with colleagues. This will ensure our team is engaged and armed with all the knowledge needed to provide unparalleled service to our customers.”

Steve Dineen, CEO, and Founder of Fuse Universal added “We are delighted to welcome Beacon Lighting into the Fuse Family. Over the past couple of years, we have seen retailers such as Vodafone, Carpetright and Maplin choose Fuse as their combined learning and communications solution. We look forward to shaping the Beacon Lighting success story through both the utilisation of our existing customers and our team of experts here at Fuse. Welcome aboard Beacon.” 

About Beacon Lighting

With 106 retail stores nationwide, as well as online, Beacon Lighting is Australia’s largest and leading retailer of lighting and ceiling fans. 

Celebrating 50 years in 2017, Beacon Lighting has established a reputation for quality products, expert knowledge, service, and advice.  They are committed to pursuing the latest energy efficiency technologies, and have been first to market with design trends and breakthroughs in LED and Lighting innovation.  As an employer with 1000+ staff, they develop, design, source, import, distribute, merchandise and sell lighting, ceiling fans, and light globes. The Beacon Lighting network also consists of five commercial offices in Australia servicing volume residential builders and commercial projects, as well as a wholesale offering in Australia and overseas.

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