French lighting manufacturer Robert Juliat has opened an international center of operations in Connecticut. The goal of the new venture is to provide timely delivery and direct service to the US market and to get feedback from customers and users to drive product enhancement and development.

The US operation is managed by industry veteran Fred Lindauer and includes a sales office and a warehouse stocked with finished products and replacement parts.

The new contact information is Robert Juliat USA, 48 Capital Drive, Wallingford, CT 06492, phone: 203-294-0481, fax: 203-294-0482, e-mail: