3F Filippi and Targetti, two companies that have shaped the history of lighting in Italy, are now embarking on a new venture with an ambitious common goal: to be the sole partner for lighting professionals and designers looking for quality solutions for all their project requirements. By combining their respective expertise in technical and architectural lighting the two brands together provide a complete portfolio of products that proudly take Made in Italy technology to more than 50 countries worldwide.
Today the 3F Filippi-Targetti Group can meet and satisfy any kind of design and project requirements. Our partners can choose from a huge selection of products and solutions; from high-tech and functional products from the 3F Filippi catalog to indoor and outdoor architectural lighting fixtures designed by Targetti, right up to a wide range of LED lamps and fixtures from the DuraLamp brand.
Targetti has been designing and producing indoor and outdoor architectural light fixtures since 1928. We work internationally with the aim of contributing to the quality of every project with our products.
3F Filippi S.p.A. has been working in the lighting industry since 1952, with extensive experience in designing and manufacturing technical and efficient lighting systems. Its products are fully designed and manufactured exclusively in its plants in Pian di Macina, in the Bologna district, and proudly carry “Made in Italy” to more than fifty countries, through its sales network. 3F Filippi is ISO 9001-certified also for lighting design and works alongside the best lighting designers to provide its customers with a quality of light in line with the latest regulations, assuring performance results especially in the industrial, commercial and service sectors, providing customized solutions.
Targetti is renowned for providing flexible solutions that can meet even the most complex aestheticand functional needs. As one of the most respected and recognized manufacturers of sophisticated and quality architectural lighting solutions, we offer a full range of indoor and outdoor lighting and creative custom solutions for the U.S. market. We place great importance on innovation and research, as well as the unique ability to excite and inspire with unconventional design and craftsmanship. Targetti offers a wide range of exterior and interior luminaire solutions; specializing in flood light, in-ground, recessed downlight, and projector LED luminaires for the U.S. markets. Our extensive international presence and US Headquarters location in Costa Mesa, CA. makes it possible for us to provide fast and accurate solutions for your interior and exterior lighting needs. We specialize in a full line of innovative LED solutions for retail, commercial, and hospitality environments made with the finest quality and craftsmanship.
By incorporating the latest in solid-state technologies and leading edge research, Duralamp delivers a versatile line of architectural linear LED luminaires, state-of-the-art LED strip light solutions and energyefficient lamps and vintage lamps ideal for accent, task and general indoor and outdoor lighting that are ideal for accent, task and general indoor and outdoor lighting. Integrated lighting systems with a variety of profiles, light sources, controls and drivers, as well as decorative and specialty lamps in multiple sources and sizes complete the expansive product offering. Duralamp is a brand of Targetti with US headquarters located in Costa Mesa, CA.
Celebrating 90 Years!
“Light is the element we work and play with every day. The play dimension is necessary to stimulate creativity, an essential ingredient in all our processes and which
helps us to aspire to the best possible results.
There is no future without curiosity, there is no growth without paying attention to a changing world. It is exciting to see people who stay with the company for many years and
still enjoy doing their jobs. Despite the 90-year history we have an enthusiastic and curious attitude of those who increasingly want to experiment.”
Starting in 1928, Targetti has never stopped designing and creating indoor and outdoor architectural light fixtures. For almost a century our products, which are synonymous with innovation, research and attention to detail have been lighting the most prestigious architectural and artistic works, creating extraordinary atmospheres and evoking real emotions. What we are today is the result of the experience and know-how we have acquired over time that we share with our partners and the environment we live in through our passion for light.90 years of enthusiasm, competence, skill and creativity.
1928 Sankey Targetti started out with a small shop selling lamps and electrical items.
1959 lnauguration of the industrial complex on the outskirts of Florence, Italy – – the Targetti Headquarters today.
1972 BITRACK: the first electrified track in Europe entirely made in extruded plastic; packed together with its spotlights for “self service” installation, it introduced directional light into homes.
1979 The creation of STRUCTURA, the first and most imitated totally self-supporting lighting system. A three-dimensional flexible assembly makes possible the positioning of projectors and integrated lighting modules on any of its points, regardless of the environment to be lit.
1986 PULSAR, the first range of specialized projectors for discharge lamps (HQI 150W) for indoor use. Production and distribution of the first dichroic filter (UV, IR, Chromatic, etc).
1996 Targetti wins the Compasso d’Oro with its Monciial F1 projector, an innovative modular fixture in the world of lighting design.
2012 CCT LED Downlight: Innovative range of recessed LED lighting fixtures with highly efficiency and modular, patented LED optics.
2015 A new North American Headquarters Sales office, Targetti USA, was officially launched in Costa Mesa, CA.
2017 The Italian group, 3F Filippi -Targetti, was created, and introduced all over the world.
2018 The launch of the DYNAMIC BEAM SHAPER, the innovative optical system based on the use of liquid crystal lenses to control light beams.
2019 lntroduction of OZ, the innovative magnetic system for compact light modules. The heart of the system is a 48V powered 5 mm thick power track, a rail to place light modules on with maximum freedom.
2020 Bulletto is introduced. The compact design fits easily into any environment and offers a versatile array of luminous flux and output in two sizes.
Different countries, different teams, only one goal. Targetti people play the same game, share the same culture, speak the same language, the language of light.
Global presence and local networks: our partners can reach us easily. The solutions we provide are versatile and can meet the needs of designers from all corners of the world.
We were founded for light. We know how to shape it, expand its boundaries and horizons, express it in unusual ways and make it interact with other elements and materials.
The Targetti Light Art Collection was created with this idea in mind, to use light as a means of expression; light interpreted by the sensitivity of the artists.Targetti Light Art Collection is a collection of contemporary works of art, more than 40 “light pictures”, commissioned from young artists who are now among the most important on the international scene.