Islamabad, November 07, 2012 (PPI-OT): Philips Electrical industries of Pakistan Limited is a subsidiary of Koninklijke Philips Electronics, N.V., The Netherlands, (“the Parent Company”). Royal Philips Electronics is a diversified health and well-being company, focused on improving people’s lives through meaningful innovation in the areas of Healthcare, Consumer Lifestyle and Lighting.
Headquartered in the Netherlands, Philips employs approximately 122,000 employees with sales and services in more than 100 countries. The company is a leader in cardiac care, acute care and home healthcare, energy efficient lighting solutions and new lighting applications, as well as male shaving and grooming, portable entertainment and oral healthcare.
It has been over sixty years now since Philips became a part of the Pakistani household. In the early years beginning 1948, Philips began its operations here in Pakistan dealing with only a few consumer domestic products such as the Light Bulbs and Radio. An apt beginning, the Light Bulb and radio paved the way to an even brighter future for Philips in Pakistan.
Soon, Philips Pakistan expanded to include local assembling and manufacturing of Electrical and Electronic Products. And eventually became a market leader and emerged as a brand that grew into a symbol of quality and durability. With time Philips Pakistan has restructured its business into a more focused and leaner structure, through amalgamation of some businesses and closure of a few. Now, its business is more organized into three large business sectors; Lighting, Consumer Lifestyle and Healthcare.
For more information, Contact:
Netherlands Embassy in Islamabad Pakistan
Street No 15 Sector G-5
Telephone: +92 (0) 51 2004 444
Fax: +92 (0) 51 2004 333