FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – April 07, 2016; Andover, MA  —   Yankee Alliance, a national healthcare group purchasing organization (GPO) based in Andover, Massachusetts, announced today a three-year agreement with SAMJIN LED, Inc., a leading provider of LED lighting technology solutions.  The agreement, enables more than 12,600 Yankee Alliance member facilities to take advantage of preferred partner pricing and pre-negotiated terms when purchasing SAMJIN’s LED lighting solutions.

“Our partnership with SAMJIN LED gives our members access to LED lighting fixtures and wireless Smart Lighting Control technology expertly crafted for use in the healthcare industry,” said Sarah Biedenkapp, Manager, Contracting at Yankee Alliance. “With its comprehensive portfolio of LED lighting, SAMJIN LED offers solutions that are uniquely positioned to meet the needs of the wide array of Yankee Alliance members including: hospitals, ambulatory care facilities, physician practices and assisted living facilities.  The entire line of LED lighting solutions will be available to members including, SAMJIN’s extremely energy efficient, U.S. Department of Energy award winning, “Human Centric” LED luminaire technology with a color tuning and dimming feature designed to enhance circadian rhythm, improve alertness, mood, the well-being of patients along with productivity of workers particularly those who work the night shifts.”

“There are Yankee Alliance members in every state in the country,” said Jung Kim, Executive Vice President of SAMJIN LED. “We are excited to bring our LED luminaire systems with sophisticated on‐board wireless control to all Yankee Alliance members.  In addition, we have designated Controlled Lighting Corp as a dedicated representative of SAMJIN in providing exclusive sales and distribution of products, as well as assisting members in lighting analysis and the procurement of utility rebates where available.”


SAMJIN LED Inc. (SAMJIN), headquartered in Chula Vista, CA, is a leading provider of LED fixture and wireless Smart Lighting Control technology.  SAMJIN’s parent company is SAMJIN LND Co. Ltd.  Headquartered in South Korea, SAMJIN LND is a KOSDAQ Stock Exchange Listed Company (#054090).  It’s been a leading manufacturer of precision mechatronics components for three decades and has over 3,000 employees worldwide with seven factories in four countries on three continents.  SAMJIN LND currently holds 41 Patents, nine Registered Designs and eight Trade Marks on LED fixture and controls technology supported by over 100 engineers globally.  For more information, visit

About Controlled Lighting Corp.

Controlled Lighting Corp. (CLC) is a strategic marketing, sales and distribution partner of SAMJIN LED with an extensive network of commercial, industrial, educational, governmental and healthcare system clients.  CLC provides ROI and rebate analysis, marketing, sales, distribution, operation and support services for SAMJIN’s product distribution channels.  For more information, visit

About Yankee Alliance
Yankee Alliance is a member-driven healthcare group purchasing organization founded in 1984 on a belief in collaboration, that working together can achieve more than working alone. Their mission is twofold: to work with members to reduce supply and operating expenses through aggregation of data, purchasing, ideas and knowledge and to excel in strategic innovations that continually assist members in reducing their cost while recognizing their individual needs. Today, Yankee Alliance remains true to the foundational belief in collaboration and has grown to over 12,600 members in all classes of trades across all 50 states.  For more information visit      

For more information please contact; Amy Campbell, Senior Vice President, Administration, Yankee Alliance, (978) 470-2000 or at