Philips Continues to Receive Accolades for Innovation, Design & Sustainability in LED Lighting

Company receives 15 awards from ADEX, Architectural SSL & the Edison Awards

April 30, 2015

Somerset, NJ – Royal Philips (NYSE: PHG; AEX: PHIA), the global leader in lighting, recently received 15 awards for the innovation, design and sustainability of its LED lighting products from ADEX, Architectural SSL and the Edison Awards™.  In addition to products that benefit from the inherent design flexibility of LED technology to create the thinnest downlight in the industry, such as Philips SlimSurface, or a clean ceiling look by combining technology with textiles in Philips OneSpace, the company was also recognized for lighting systems that use controls to help support the body’s circadian rhythms for improved sleep.  Moreover, Philips was recognized for its innovative LED systems installations at the Baron Palace in Cairo, Egypt and BCP Affinity in Lima, Peru.  Many of the technologies will be showcased in the Philips booth #1207 at LIGHTFAIR International in New York City taking place May 5-7th at the Jacob K. Javits Convention Center.


The ADEX Awards are the largest and most prestigious awards program in the design industry, while the Architectural SSL Product Innovation Awards (PIA) determine and honor the most innovative LED and solid-state luminaires and fixtures on the market. The PIA awards also recognize market leaders in a variety of categories, as well as manufacturer performance in the context of an actual application. Further, the Edison Awards is an annual competition designed to honor excellence in new product and service development, marketing, human-centered design and innovation.


Award highlights include:


Philips HealWell
Gold Edison Award in the Healthcare Environment Category
Philips HealWell uses innovations in digital LED lighting systems with integrated controls to offer the first healthcare solution with spectrally tuned light settings to support circadian rhythms and improve sleep for chronic care patients, providing a comfortable environment for staff and caregivers.

Philips SlimSurface LED Downlight
ADEX Platinum Award
Architectural SSL PIA for Best Retrofit Product
Architectural SSL PIA in Downlight Category

Philips SlimSurface is an ENERGY STAR® certified, dimmable LED downlight that is one of the thinnest LED surface mount downlights on the market. With a 5/8” surface mount design that is nearly flush with the ceiling, it is ideal for use throughout projects in a wide variety of applications.

Philips Lumec MetroScape and UrbanScape LED Pendant Luminaires
ADEX Platinum Award
Architectural SSL PIA in Area and Exterior Lighting Category (for MetroScape LED Pendant/Post-Top)

With either a traditional (MetroScape) or sleek (UrbanScape) design, these families of LED pendant and post top luminaires offer multiple lumen packages and energy-saving control options making them ideal for pedestrian, roadway and intersection lighting.


Philips Ledalite VersaForm
ADEX Platinum Award
Architectural SSL PIA in General Ambient Category

Philips Ledalite VersaForm is available in a wide palette of sizes, lumen packages, color temperatures, color renderings, housings, mountings and optional controls and sensors to meet the needs of almost any recessed lighting application. Itsunique, detachable light engine makes it simple to change or upgrade as needs evolve or aesthetic preferences change without costly rewiring or total fixture replacement.


Philips OneSpace luminous ceiling
ADEX Platinum Award
Philips OneSpace luminous ceiling integrates LED lights with textiles to create a white light ceiling surface that hides the source of light completely. The result is a smooth and clutter-free ceiling that emits a uniform and glare-free light.


Architectural SSL Application Awards


Other Philips winners include:

For further information, please contact:

Silvie Casanova
Philips North America


About Royal Philips

Royal Philips (NYSE: PHG, AEX: PHIA) 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 posted 2014 sales of EUR 21.4 billion and employs approximately 105,000 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 and oral healthcare. News from Philips is located at