Philips to acquire Volcano to expand global leadership position in image-guided therapy market
Jul 16, 2015 - Royal Philips (NYSE: PHG; AEX: PHIA) and Volcano Corporation (NASDAQ:VOLC), a global leader in catheter-based imaging and measurement solutions for cardiovascular applications, today announced that they have entered into a definitive merger agreement.
Philips partners with Image Stream Medical to expand its integration solutions for image-guided minimally invasive therapies
Dec 22, 2014 - Royal Philips (NYSE: PHG, AEX: PHIA), a leader in image-guided therapies, today announced that it has signed an agreement with Image Stream Medical (ISM) that allows Philips to further expand its integration solutions for its hybrid suite and interventional lab solutions with integrated video and live streaming capabilities. As part of the agreement, Philips has acquired a minority stake in ISM. Financial terms of the agreement were not disclosed.
Madrid upgrades city infrastructure with Philips lighting in the largest street lighting project in the world
Dec 18, 2014 - Royal Philips (NYSE: PHG AEX: PHIA), the global leader in lighting, is providing the government of the city of Madrid with 225,000 new energy-efficient lights to support its ambition of becoming a Smart City.
Inside Innovation - LEDs and horticulture: a recipe for success
Dec 11, 2014 - How do we feed an increasingly urbanized world without damaging the planet? Flexible, controllable and energy-efficient light-emitting diodes (LEDs) have huge potential to help address this challenge.
Philips and leading French artist Severine Fontaine launch 80 meters long centrepiece of Lyon’s Festival of Lights
Dec 05, 2014 - Royal Philips (NYSE: PHG, AEX: PHIA) the global leader in lighting has teamed up with a celebrated French artist, Severine Fontaine, to create a lightshow the size of a football pitch as the centrepiece of the world famous Lyon Festival of Lights in Lyon, France.
Philips further drives connected health technology with Consortium to develop new mobile ultrasound solutions
Dec 03, 2014 - Leading health care clinicians and innovators collaborate on Philips open platform to create new mobile ultrasound apps that put patients on better, faster and more cost-effective paths to care
Philips and Nintendo resolve patent disputes and sign patent license agreement
Dec 01, 2014 - Royal Philips (NYSE:PHG, AEX: PHIA) announces resolution of patent disputes and the signing of a patent license agreement with Nintendo Co., Ltd. (TYO: 7974).
Philips launches integrated patient management solution for lung cancer screening at RSNA 2014
Dec 01, 2014 - "Philips has long been at the forefront of offering sophisticated solutions for early detection of a wide range of conditions, but today’s clinicians need to integrate all relevant information quickly to reach a definitive diagnosis," said Gene Saragnese, executive vice president and CEO of Imaging Systems, Philips.