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A simple payback calculation, which typically only accounts for the capital cost and energy cost savings, omits critical realities like lamp and fixture lifespans and replacement costs. Simple payback calculations ignore several factors that are integral to the overall cost of the lighting system and thus do not paint an accurate picture of the LED retrofit proposition.
This paper helps suppliers understand the retail industry and the unique challenges faced by different segments, and how they can best fit into the matrix of providers used by retailers.
Refrigeration equipment is one of the most complex and highly engineered operational assets that make up the installed capacity of a retail organization. Costs associated with HVAC and Refrigeration operation usually exceed other line items on most Repair and Maintenance budgets in the food service market sector. Therefore, it is imperative facility management professionals have a solid understanding of the systems their organization uses and how to mitigate equipment challenges in regards to the selection, repair, maintenance, operation, monitoring and eventual replacement of the equipment.