rutec Licht GmbH & Co. KG is one of the leading manufacturer in the market segments of downlights and led-strips in Germany. Rutec was founded on 1 September 1990 by Manfred Rullhusen, Birthe Eikmeier and Holger Rullhusen and is until now a family business. As sole agent of KANDOlite Halogen lamps in Germany rutec took advantage of the booming halogen light market in the early 1990 years. In the mid-90s, rutec expanded the programme by adding down lights - today one of its core product line in the professional market. In today’s booming led market they offer a specialized and innovative Program of LED downlights and led strips including profiles and controlling systems. LED Strips became the second core assortment.