New Internet Site Brings Speed and Convenience to Light Bulb Purchasing

East Chicago, IN (2000) At some point, just about everyone experiences a light bulb problem. Maybe it’s an unusual exit sign light that needs replacing, or a projector that goes out right before that big presentation. Where can you quickly turn for help? ( has what you need. This new e-commerce site provides a fast, convenient alternative to finding and purchasing hard-to-find light bulbs. With an inventory of more than 5,000 different light bulbs, customers are sure to find that special bulb they need.

Formerly known by their corporate name Gray Supply Company, has recently completed its transition from a conventional specialty lighting supplier to become one of the largest and fastest-growing online suppliers of light bulbs and related lighting products.

In an industry that is often very confusing, has created a simple way to locate hard-to-find bulbs through outstanding bilingual customer service and educational tools. With over 70 years of experience in selling unusual and popular light bulbs to institutions and consumers, has the knowledge, history and experience to solve even the toughest lighting challenge.

Purchasing hard-to-find light bulbs can be a difficult and time-consuming process,” explains Phil Bonello, President and Chief Executive Officer of “Often people have unique or old equipment, or the bulb has no identification numbers. Our goal at is to provide the tools to help customers find answers to their lighting questions, and at the same time create a fast and efficient way for their businesses to quickly get the lighting products they need.”

From projection and display to medical and automotive, carries an inventory of hundreds of thousands of bulbs to support a wide-range of markets including dental, educational, medical, museum, retail, public works and consumer. Ninety-eight percent of all orders are shipped the same day.

Customers needing additional assistance in locating the right product can access the Visual Bulb ID, a system that allows them to simply click on the bulb that most resembles the one they need and a list of similar products appears on the screen. Customers can then drill down to their specific bulb where they find product specifications, pricing and a four-color photo. Prompt and friendly help is always available to customers via e-mail, toll-free fax or phone. A Topbulb representative can cross-reference thousands of bulbs to find the right match for any application. And, if they don’t have the product in stock, they will find it no matter how obscure. is committed to carrying the products customers need and is willing to add new products to inventory that will help meet the ever-changing needs of their customers.

With over 70 years of experience and a huge inventory, is one of the largest multi-channel distributors of hard-to-find replacement light bulbs for the medical, educational, commercial, photographic, emergency vehicle and consumer markets. In addition to servicing lighting needs, provides a fast and convenient way for business-to-business customers and consumers to find the right product for their application.

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Nick Heeringa

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