By BizLED Bureau
September 8, 2014: Aiming to strengthen its retail presence in South India, Philips Lighting India, one of the leading providers of lighting solutions in the country, opened a light lounge in Bangalore?the sixth one in the city. Spread over an area of 1300 sq ft, the light lounge is a franchisee-run store to enable the customers to have a touch and feel experience of more than of 800 designs and concepts from Philips. At a Philips light lounge, consumers will get expert advice in choosing the right lighting design solutions to meet their requirements.
Philips opens light lounge in Bangalore
Determined to consolidate its retail presence in South India, it aims to open more light lounges in 2014 in this region. The company now has 26 light lounges in southern India and the total count is more than 100 in India in addition to around 1200 Light Shoppes in the country.
Rahul Taneja, Business Head, Consumer Luminaries, Philips Lighting India, says, ?South is a very important market for Philips India. The growing awareness about LED lighting in the southern market and the tremendous response that we have received in Bangalore has given us the confidence to continue on expanding our presence in the city. Lighting is a key business division of Philips and we remain committed to strengthen the business with growing retail presence across all important cities in India.?
Philips Lighting India has been driving the transformation to LED lighting at a very rapid pace. Around 90% of the revenue of Philips Lighting India comes from products and solutions which are designed and manufactured in India for the Indian market. It has a share of 30 per cent in the lighting market of India. At Philips Light Lounge, consumers will receive expert advice in choosing the right lighting design solutions to meet their requirements. Philips India Limited is a subsidiary of Royal Philips of Netherlands, a diversified health and well being company.