Carmanah Supplies Countdown Clock POP Signs to Global Distiller

Monday, August 28, 2006

Carmanah's LED Sign Group has received an order for more than 50 unique LED edge-lit "Countdown Clocks" from the Canadian division of one of world's leading premium distillers.

These LED illuminated point-of-purchase (POP) signs feature product branding as well as custom LED digits that can be configured to count down to any event - in this case a countdown to commemorate St. Patrick's Day. The signs were installed in August, 2006 as promotional items for on- premise branding and product sales development.

Carmanah Signs has been a leading designer and manufacturer of energy efficient, LED edge-lit POP signs since 1993. Its POP signs are created using the latest ultra-brite LED and edge-lighting technology, making them extremely bright, crisp and eye-catching. Other benefits of Carmanah's proprietary LED edge-lighting technology include:

  • Unparalleled clarity and uniformity of output;
  • High performance using up to 90% less energy than fluorescent or neon alternatives, and up to 25% less energy than many competing LED lighting technologies;
  • LEDs offer up to 10 years of operation with no maintenance;
  • Ultra-slim housings give a streamlined appearance and are available in a variety of custom finishes with a range of mounting options.

Carmanah's LED illuminated POP signs and other marketing products, attract new customers, encourage purchase behavior and increase brand visibility. For more information about this product or Carmanah's other unique LED-illuminated POP sign options, please visit or contact:

Maxwell Goldstein

Eastern Division

LED Sign Group

Tel: +1 (416) 322-2860 Ext. 3028

Fax: +1 (416) 322-6371


Marc Fournet

Western Division

LED Sign Group

Tel: +1 (250) 380-0052 Ext. 259

Fax: +1 (250) 380-0062


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About Carmanah Technologies Corporation

Carmanah is an award-winning manufacturer specializing in energy-efficient technologies that fundamentally change the way its customers operate. The Company is currently focused on three technology groups: LED-illuminated signage, solar-powered LED lighting and solar power systems & equipment.

Carmanah is headquartered in Victoria, British Columbia, Canada and has branch offices and/or sales representation in 11 cities across Canada, the United States and the United Kingdom. With more than 250,000 installations worldwide, Carmanah is one of the world's premier suppliers of energy-efficient products.

The shares of Carmanah Technologies Corporation are publicly traded on the TSX Venture Exchange under the symbol "CMH" and on the Berlin and Frankfurt Stock Exchanges under the symbol "QCX". For more information, please visit