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Philips nets a record-breaking 39 prestigious 2013 iF design awards

Pressmeddelande   •   Dec 12, 2012 12:38 CET

Lighting, Healthcare, and Consumer Lifestyle all win accolades for outstanding designs

Eindhoven, The Netherlands - Royal Philips Electronics (NYSE: PHG, AEX: PHI) has scooped an unprecedented 39 awards from iF, one of the most influential design competitions in the world. The internationally renowned jury rewarded products from across all sectors of Philips.

Ten stylish lighting designs picked up awards for Product Design, while three went to healthcare innovations. Consumer Lifestyle products netted the bulk of the awards, with six going to personal care, five to kitchen appliances, two to ingenious garment care designs, and 11 to new entertainment products. Philips also picked up two iF Communication Design awards for the InSight app and the OLED LivingSculptures Online Configurator. See the overview of all the award-winning Philips designs for more details and images.

"Winning an iF is an instant seal of approval from one of the most prestigious awards around," says Sean Carney, Chief Design Officer of Philips. "Winning 39 is a clear sign that our design teams know how to make some of the most desirable and high quality products in the world."

The iF awards ceremony will take place on February 22, 2013 in Munich, Germany, where 75 iF Gold winners will be announced.


The overview of the award-winning Philips designs can be found here.
Click here to see and download all high resolution images.

About the iF awards
Now in its 60th year, the iF seal of good design is independent and well known throughout the global world of design and beyond, honor outstanding achievements in product, communication, and packaging design. An internationally renowned jury of 49 experts chose winners from 4,352 entries submitted by 1,920 participants from 51 countries.The awards ceremony will take place on February 22, 2013 in Munich, Germany, where 75 gold iF winners will be announced. More information can be found at www.ifdesign.de.

For further information, please contact:
Ange Dunselman
Philips Design Communications
Tel: +31 (0)62032 4488  or Philips Design Tel: +31 (0)40 27 49200
E-mail: ange.dunselman@philips.com


Om Philips

Royal Philips Electronics, Holland (NYSE: PHG, AEX: PHI), är ett företag inom hälsa och välbefinnande som fokuserar på att förbättra människors liv genom innovationer inom hälsa, livsstil och ljus. Huvudkontoret ligger i Holland och Philips har 121 000 anställda i mer än 100 länder. Med en försäljning på 22,6 miljarder euro 2011, är företaget marknadsledande inom hjärt- och akutvård samt vård i hemmet, energieffektiva nya ljuslösningar såväl som rakning och grooming för män, bärbar underhållning och tandvård. Nyheter från Philips återfinns på adressen www.philips.se/press.

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