Founded in 2004 as Benning Lighting and Design, the lighting company Lumens aims to provide innovative lighting for residential, restaurant, and commercial use. Owners Ken Plumlee and Peter Weight opened Lumens as a small showroom in Sacramento, California. The company now carrie... Read Mores an extensive collection of modern lighting from European and American manufacturers such as Tom Dixon, Artemide, Flos Lighting, and Alessi, as well as fans and home decor. Lumens sells ceiling and wall lights, and floor and table lamps from artisan lamp makers and small design studios. You can also buy contemporary chairs, tables, storage pieces, and bedroom and office furniture from Lumens. Popular products include the Nelson Platform Bench by Herman Miller and the Charles Ghost Stool by Kartell -- modern designers famous for their emphasis on clean, simple looks. Additionally, Lumens makes outdoor lighting -- chandeliers, pendants, sconces, and post lights -- intended to add a warm glow to a dark night.