Research by GfK based on its GB panelmarket data for 2013 reveals that TCP:

Is the leading brand across LED lamps
Produces the highest selling LED product in Great Britain

Technical Consumer Products Limited (TCP), a supplier and distributer of energy efficient lighting solutions, has increased its market share within Great Britain’s lighting industry with its sale of  £11.9 million across total lamps, making it a leading industry brand.  

The Gfk panelmarket data for 2013* noted significant increases in the sale of light-emitting diodes (LEDs), with TCP found to have 32% LED market share by unit (pieces) to make it the leading brand across LED in Great Britain.

TCP’s 5W GU10 product was named a Which? Best Buy product and achieved sales of 207,605 packs to make it the best-selling LED product of 2013 within GfK’s measured market.   

Thomas Luecke, President & CEO of Technical Consumer Products Limited, commented, “We are excited about offering consumers quality LED light bulbs at the same price level as traditional lighting. We have seen continued demand for our 5W GU10 that launched in September 2012 at £9.99 for two light bulbs, and the GfK research further reiterates that our product offering is appealing.”

“As we move forward, we will continue to offer the latest technology with low prices, alongside new innovations. We have already started to reach into the connected world with the addition of our wireless control product, Connected by TCP®, which is scheduled to be on shelves in the UK this autumn. This will further fuel demand for energy efficient LED products and connected technology.”


*GfK ‘Panelmarket data for total lamps (January – December 2013)’ report.

Alex Kosminsky, Marketing, Technical Consumer Products Limited

+44 (0)1536 444 978


About Technical Consumer Products Limited

TCP is a leader in energy efficient lighting solutions and supplies TCP-branded and private label products to some of the world’s largest retailers and electrical distributors.

TCP offers a large selection of superior quality lighting solutions for every requirement. Its extensive product offering includes Light Emitting Diodes (LEDs), Compact Fluorescent Lamps (CFLs), fluorescent tubes and Eco Halogen lamps.

TCP’s European headquarters is located in Corby, UK.

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