With its pre-eminence in the lighting industry, the Netherlands based Royal Philips Electronics mainly focuses on improvements in people’s lifestyles through timely innovations. As a respected global leader in the lighting industry, Philips Lighting aims to integrate its designs and technologies to create solutions centered on its customers. The philosophy of Philips lighting is “sense and simplicity”, which is what it promises its consumers. Philips Lighting is the number one company for light fixtures in Europe, Latin America and Asia Pacific and is number two in North America, while for automotive lighting Philips Lighting is number one worldwide. Philips Lighting provides energy efficient solutions for road, domestic, commercial and industrial lighting. It has been instrumental in promoting sustainability through advances in lighting technology. With a research budget of close to 1 percent of annual sales, Philips Lighting has been a pioneer in modern lighting technological innovations such as the LED technology.
As a world leader in the lighting industry, Philips Lighting products pride on their energy efficiency. With electrical lighting consuming 19 percent of the global electricity generation, Philips Lighting has taken on itself the responsibility of promoting energy-efficient lighting systems so as to reduce the consumption of energy and also curtail detrimental carbon-di-oxide emissions. What this translates to you as a customer of Philips Lighting, is lower electricity bills, apart from helping the global environment. For close to a century, Philips Lighting’s focus on value creation and an integrated approach incorporating traditional design skills with technological complexities and challenges has helped contribute to a better and higher quality of life.
Some of the famous brands from Philips Lighting include Color Kinetics for LED lighting, Dynalite in lighting control and building automation, Ilti Luce for indoor and architectural lighting, WRTL for outdoor and exterior lighting and Philips Lumileds, which is a pioneer in the use of solid state lighting used not just for LEDs but also for automotive lighting and computer displays, signage, LCD televisions and signalling. Not content with generic light fixtures for homes and offices, Philips Lighting has a distinct range of indoor and outdoor luminaires, lamps and control systems designed specifically for office lighting, fashion stores, super markets, hospitality sector, healthcare sector, industry, urban areas and roads, sports arenas and for entertainment.