Then

1934
Hermann Abke founded Hera Lighting in Löhne, Germany
1960
Developed first fluorescent light fixture installed in kitchen cabinets
1990
Christian Bollrath and Dr. Dieter Abke founded Hera Lighting USA in Norcross, Georgia
1996
SlimLite and SlimLiteXL product launch
2000
Hera completed first phase of its own stand alone building
2001
Hera is first to market with LED light fixture for retail environments
2008
Hera introduces Stick LEDs to the USA market
2013
Hera completed second phase of building expansion, more than doubling the size of its building
2015
Elite-LED launched, and changes the game with its integrated driver and connecting system
2020
Record growth in company size and revenue
2022
Hera launches new website

Our Story

Light Years Ahead

As one of the leading suppliers in the world of display lighting systems, our products are used by the majority of the top 100 retailers in North America. The innovative spirit of our heritage remains the driving force of our success today.

Hera Lighting has been revolutionizing lighting technology for over 85 years. From our humble roots in Löhne, Germany to a worldwide leader in LED technology. Follow our companies milestones above to see just how far we’ve come.