Tuesday 26 January 2016
Taiwan LED makers expected to benefit from US objection to Philips selling Lumileds, says report
Philips has canceled the planned sale of an 80.1% stake in Philips Lumileds Lighting to China-based GO Scale Capital due to objections from US authorities concerned for the sake of...
Tuesday 30 June 2015
Lumileds may need to renegotiate patent licensing after acquisition, says Epistar chairman
Philips has decided to sell an 80.1% stake in its subsidiary Philips Lumileds Lighting to China-based Go Scale Capital, and the Lumileds management team may have to renegotiate patent...
Tuesday 14 April 2015
Digitimes Research: Philips makes wise move selling Lumileds stake
Philips originally planned to spin off its wholly-owned subsidiary Lumileds and automobile lighting business to make them an independent company by the end of the first half 2015...
Friday 23 May 2014
Epistar lands orders for HV LED chips, says paper
LED epitaxial wafer and chip maker Epistar has obtained orders for high-voltage (HV) LED chips from Philips Lumileds Lighting, Osram and General Electric, with shipments to begin...
Thursday 12 September 2013
The mid-power LED lighting trend: Q&A with Philips Lumileds CEO
While mid-power LED chips account for only a small proportion of LED lighting currently, the proportion will grow fast over the next few years to reach about 50%, Philips Lumileds...
Tuesday 10 September 2013
LED lighting luminous efficiency to rise to 200lm/W in 5 years, says Philips Lumileds SSL Fellow
The luminous efficiency for LED lighting has now risen to 100-150lm/W and is expected to keep rising to 200lm/W in five years and to 220lm/W in 2020, according to Solid State Lighting...
Friday 22 February 2013
Digitimes Research: Philips LED lighting revenues to grow 40% on-year in 2013
Despite increasing competition, Europe-based lighting firm Philips reported an on-year revenue growth of 10.5% for its lighting business unit in 2012. In 2013, the business unit's...
Thursday 17 January 2013
Philips, Osram to focus on value-added LED lighting products
LED lighting firm Philips is currently showcasing new products in Lighting Japan 2013. According to Philips, LED lighting and digital control will become a new market opportunity...
Saturday 22 December 2012
Philips Lumileds reinforces its commitment to Greater China with new distributor relationships
Following the recent restructuring of its distribution channel, Philips Lumileds has announced that it has added new distributors for the first time in nearly two decades. These new...
Saturday 22 December 2012
WT Micro lands distribution rights for Philips Lumileds LED products
Taiwan-based WT Microelectronic, which distributes IC and electronic components mainly in Asia, has announced that the company has obtained rights from Philips Lumileds Lighting Company...
Thursday 20 December 2012
Philips Lumileds and Future Electronics restructure principal distribution agreement
Philips Lumileds and Future Lighting Solutions, a division of Future Electronics, have announced the restructuring of their long-standing distribution agreement.
Friday 2 November 2012
Tough competition in LED industry to continue in 2013, says Lextar chairman
David Su, chairman of Lextar, a LED subsidiary of AU Optronics (AUO), expects tough competition in the next 2-3 years, especially in 2013, but believes by 2014-2015, fluctuations...
Wednesday 31 October 2012
China market: Nichia hopes to obtain 30-40% market share in 2013
To build market share in China's LED lighting market, international firms have been expanding capacity. Philips' Lumileds has revealed plans to expand LED component capacity in its...
Monday 22 October 2012
Philips reports 3Q12 results
Philips has reported third-quarter 2012 comparable sales growth of 5% to EUR6.1 billion (US$7.9 billion).
Tuesday 31 January 2012
GlacialLight Releases Brand New LED Flood Light Series with Philips Lumileds Chips
January 17, 2012, Taipei, Taiwan ‐GlacialLight, a sub‐division of the experienced technology manufacturer GlacialTech Inc., is pleased to announce a new LED Flood Light...