Philips' LED professional lighting solutions manufacturing facility in Chengdu to start production in 2013
August 20, 2012 // Julien Happich
Philips (China) Investment Co., held a groundbreaking ceremony for its LED Professional Lighting Solutions manufacturing facility in Chengdu High-tech Industrial Development Zone, which marks that the bilateral cooperation between Philips and Chengdu has entered a new phase since the two sides signed the LED strategic cooperation agreement last December.
Philips will build a fully integrated LED Professional Lighting Solutions manufacturing site to optimize the allocation of resources including production, warehousing and logistics, etc. The site will help to control production efficiency and quality, increase greatly the responsiveness to clients and shorten the delivery time. It is noteworthy that Philips will focus on providing more customized products to meet unique requirements of different customers with great speed. It will also ensure that Philips can specifically work with Chinese customers to help upgrade their lighting in all segments and applications.
To this end, Philips will organize a professional service team to ensure everything is OK from designing upon a client's request to final product delivery. It is expected that the site will start production in 2013.
Chengdu, as Philips' second headquarters in China, is an important economic and culture center in the west region, with its unique advantages in developing high-tech industries and advanced manufacturing industry. Philips' strong innovation, application and customization capabilities in LED lighting will serve Chinese customers faster and better.
First established in 1988, the Chengdu Hi-Tech Zone ranks 4th among China's 88 state-level hi-tech zones and is strongly supported by national provincial and municipal authorities. With a planned area of 130 sq km, CDHT is divided into the south and the west park. There are 29,163 companies registered in the Hi-Tech Zone, among which nearly 1000 companies are foreign invested enterprises, including over 100 Fortune 500 companies and those invested by well-known international corporations.All news
Rohm buys Renesas wafer fab
May 25, 2015
Rohm Co. Ltd. (Kyoto, Japan) has moved to acquire a 200mm wafer fab from Renesas Electronics Corp. for 450 million yen (about ...
SK Hynix, Sharp move up chip vendor ranking
IDT partners EPC to integrate GaN and silicon technologies
Reduce EMI with 42-V, 5-A synchronous step-down silent switcher
Egg-shaped micro home runs on wind, solar power
Extensible CPU cores exploit IoT's vast potential
May 22, 2015
Cisco Systems has predicted that by 2020, there will be 50 billion “things” connected to the Internet up from 15 billion ...
Audi connects to Baidu, Huawei at CES Asia
LED roadway solutions focus on rural, remote communities
New class of magnets attract energy harvesting attention
- Integrating GPS into consumer products
- Controlling LED Lighting Using Triacs and Quadracs
- Automotive Designs Demand Low EMI Synchronous Buck Converters
- Smart Capacitive Design Tips
InterviewCEO interview: What's next after Tower's turn-around?
May 2015 marks the tenth anniversary of Russell Ellwanger taking over as CEO of speciality foundry Tower Semiconductor Ltd. (Migdael Haemek, Israel), which now trades as TowerJazz. And so EE Times Europe ...
Filter WizardCheck out the Filter Wizard Series of articles by Filter Guru Kendall Castor-Perry which provide invaluable practical Analog Design guidelines.
Linear video channel
READER OFFERRead more
In this month's reader offer, Analog Devices is giving away five Blackfin Low-Power Imaging Platform (BLIP) Development Systems (ADZS-BF707-BLIP2), worth 199 dollars each, for EETimes Europe's readers to win.
Targeting demanding ultra-low-power, real-time applications for image sensing and advanced audio, the development platform leverages the company’s ADSP-BF707BBCZ-4 Blackfin processor as...MORE INFO AND LAST MONTH' WINNERS...
December 15, 2011 | Texas instruments | 222901974
Unique Ser/Des technology supports encrypted video and audio content with full duplex bi-directional control channel over a single wire interface.