Published: September 30, 2017

Beacon Lighting Choose Fuse Universal For Learning & Communications

Included within the partnership are plans to fully evolve their learning and communications experience to all employees across the business.

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Beacon Lighting Selects Fuse As Their New Learning And Communications Provider

LONDON, UK; MULGRAVE, AUS (September 29, 2017) - Fuse Universal, a market leader in next-generation learning solutions, today announces that Australia’s leading lighting retailer, Beacon Lighting, selects Fuse as their 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.

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.

About Fuse Universal

Fuse Universal is regarded by leading analysts as a core leader in next-generation learning services. They partner with over 100 global organisations including Spotify, EY, Vodafone, IHG, AstraZeneca and Novartis to revolutionise learning experiences.

What makes Fuse unique? In a word, “engagement”. Their customers experience, on average, 50 times more engagement than any existing learning management system. For organisations not looking to replace their existing LMS fully, Fuse can run in parallel or in front of a current platform. This methodology adds a whole host of new functionality including an advanced user interface, mobile, video & social learning and a rich content management system. Their team of experts help guide and reskill L&D personnel to ensure that the transition from traditional to next-generation learning is a seamless experience. And the greatest benefit seen by Fuse clients is flexibility. The complete freedom to design a unique measurable learning experience where analytics are used to prove the value of L&D by depicting the correlation between learner engagement and business performance.

Media Contact: 

Fuse Universal: George Aitken, [email protected]

Beacon Lighting: Marita Michael [email protected]