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Koninklijke Philips N.V.
(tradin as Philips)
Naamloze vennootschap
Treddit asEuronextPHIA, NYSEPHG
FoonditMey 15, 1891 (Eindhoven)
FoonderGerard Philips
Frederik Philips
HeidquartersAmsterdam, Netherlands
Area served
Key fowk
Jeroen van der Veer (Chairman)
Frans van Houten (CEO)
ProductsHome appliances
Medical equipment
Revenue24.51 billion (2016)[1]
€0.855 billion (2016)[1]
Profit€1.448 billion (2016)[1]
Tot assets€32.30 billion (2016)[1]
Tot equity€12.60 billion (2016)[1]
Nummer o employees
114,188 (2016)[1]
DiveesionsPhilips Consumer Lifestyle
Philips Healthcare
Philips Lichtin

Koninklijke Philips N.V. (Ryal Philips, commonly kent as Philips) is a Dutch multinational engineerin an electronics conglomerate heidquartered in Amsterdam. It wis foondit in Eindhoven in 1891 bi Gerard Philips an his faither Frederik. It is ane o the lairgest electronics companies in the warld an employs aroond 122,000 fowk athort mair nor 60 kintras.[1]

Philips is organized intae three main diviseeons: Philips Consumer Lifestyle (umwhile Philips Consumer Electronics an Philips Domestic Appliances an Personal Care), Philips Healthcare (umwhile Philips Medical Seestems) an Philips Lichtin. As o 2012 Philips wis the lairgest manufacturer o lichtin in the warld measured bi applicable revenues.[2] In 2013, the company sold the bulk o its remainin consumer electronics operations tae Funai Electric Co.[3]

Philips haes a primar leetin on the Euronext Amsterdam stock exchynge an is a constituent o the AEX index. It haes a secondary leetin on the New York Stock Exchynge.

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  1. a b c d e f g "Annual Report 2014". Philips. Retrieved 19 August 2012.
  2. "Lighting maker Philips warns fourth quarter earnings hurt by weakness in European market". The Washington Post. 10 Januar 2012. Archived frae the original on 17 December 2018. Retrieved 13 Januar 2012.

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