About Hortilux

Hortilux develops, fabricates, engineers, installs and maintains grow light systems for the international greenhouse horticulture. Hortilux’ position as market leader, its size and reputation, all indicate what the company stands for: high quality, innovation, in-depth knowledge, tailored solutions and long-term relationships.


Hortilux is a family-owned business, rooted in The Netherlands, the origin for many advanced horticultural innovations. Passion, commitment and the strive for continuity are in our DNA. We constantly ask ourselves the question: ‘How can we do better?‘. This aim for quality, problem solving and increase of profitability for our clients characterises Hortilux and its people.

Hortilux is the specialist in grow light solutions. We recognise an efficient grow light solution is more than just a high quality fixture. All components of your grow light system have to work together seamlessly for the optimal efficiency (lower energy and maintenance costs) and a higher yield per m2. This is why Hortilux takes it all in one hand: advice, engineering, installation, project management, hardware and maintenance.

Based on specialised knowledge Hortilux globally provides tailored grow light solutions to increase our client’s yield per m2.

Dool Industries

Hortilux is part of Dool Industries, ‘a family of business’, established by a family of entrepreneurs. Each business has its own name, reputation and character and operates independently in their own field of business.

  • Hortilux, professional grow light for the international greenhouse horticulture
  • PL Light Systems, professional grow light for the international greenhouse horticulture (North America)
  • AP Nederland, assembly of grow light fixtures
  • Agrilight, professional lighting for livestock housing and agricultural buildings

The activities differ, the DNA is identical. For each of these companies high quality and innovative technology is key.


Hortilux was establish in 1997, derived from its predecessor Poot Lichtenergie. Since the very beginning Hortilux has been the frontrunner when it comes to innovation in professional horticultural grow light. Hortilux has set many of the industry standards.

  • We were the first to make year round production of vegetables in greenhouses possible.
  • We were also the first to introduce a 1000 Watt fixture, which was 30% more efficient compared to the existing fixtures.
  • In 2008 we integrated the first LED fixture into our line of products, recently expanded with a complete LED product line: HORTILED®.
  • Since 2015 Hortilux offers total grow light solutions, including all aspect of a grow light system. This ensures all components seamlessly fit together.