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Acuity Brands

Company nameAcuity Brands, Inc.
Company typePublic (Nyse - AYI)
IndustryHome Furnishings
HeadquartersAtlanta, GA, USA
Area servedWorldwide
Key peopleVernon J. Nagel (CEO)
(Chairman) & (President)
ProductsConsumer Goods
List of brands
Revenue(+) US$1.66 Billion (FY 2009)
Operating income(+) US$155 Million (FY 2009)
Net income(+) US$84.9 Million (FY 2009)
Total assets(-) US$1.29 Billion (FY 2009)
Total equity(+) US$672 Million (FY 2009)
Employees6,500 (2008)

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Acuity Brands, Inc. (Nyse - AYI), through its subsidiaries, engages in the design, production, and distribution of lighting equipment and specialty products worldwide. The company was founded in 2001 and is based in Atlanta, Georgia.

Acuity Brands has spun off its specialty chemicals business effective November 1, 2008. The new company is known as Zep Inc. and is traded on the NYSE under the ticker symbol ZEP.

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