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Philips

Brief description of the organisation:

Royal Philips Electronics of the Netherlands is a global leader in healthcare, lifestyle and lighting, delivering products, services and solutions through the brand promise of "sense and simplicity". Headquartered in the Netherlands, Philips employs approximately 117,000 employees in more than 60 countries worldwide. With sales of EUR 26 billion in 2009, the company is a market leader in medical diagnostic imaging and patient monitoring systems, energy efficient lighting solutions, personal care and home appliances, as well as consumer electronics. In 2009, Philips spent EUR 1.6 billion on R&D and holds 55,000 registered patents, which shows the innovative nature of the company. In a world in which technology increasingly touches every aspect of daily life, we want to bring 'sense and simplicity' to consumers with advanced, easy to use products that are designed specifically to meet their needs, wherever in the world they may be.

Philips Lighting is one of the 3 business sectors of Philips, besides Philips Healthcare and Philips Consumer Lifestyle.