25 Philips lighting products selected for 2011 IES Progress Report
18 new LED products among entrants from nine Philips brands recognized in prestigious lighting industry report
February 28, 2012
Somerset, NJ – Philips has been recognized by the Illuminating Engineering Society (IES)’s 2011 Progress Committee for its products and applications. The committee chose 26 products and one application from nine of the company’s lighting brands to be featured its 2011 IES Progress Report. With a total of 27 approved submissions, including 18 LED, Philips is the best represented entrant in this year’s report, which honored 156 new products, applications and publications that contributed to the develoment and improvement of the lighting industry in 2011.
The accepted submissions were announced at the IES’s Annual Conference in October 2011 and were published in last month’s issue of LD+A magazine.
For further information, please contact:
Silvie Casanova Senior Manager, Lighting Communications Philips Lighting North America Tel: + 1 781.418.7928 Email: email@example.com.
About the IES Progress Report
The IES Progress Report presents significant developments and improvements in the lighting industry. This program presents important new products, research, publications, trends and activities of the past year. www.ies.org/progress
About Royal Philips Electronics
Royal Philips Electronics of the Netherlands (NYSE: PHG, AEX: PHI) is a diversified health and well-being company, focused on improving people’s lives through timely innovations. As a world leader in healthcare, lifestyle and lighting, Philips integrates technologies and design into people-centric solutions, based on fundamental customer insights and the brand promise of “sense and simplicity.” Headquartered in the Netherlands, Philips employs approximately 122,000 employees with sales and services in more than 100 countries worldwide. With sales of EUR 22.6 billion in 2011, the company is a market leader in cardiac care, acute care and home healthcare, energy efficient lighting solutions and new lighting applications, as well as lifestyle products for personal well-being and pleasure with strong leadership positions in male shaving and grooming, portable entertainment and oral healthcare. News from Philips is located at www.philips.com/newscenter.