Koninklijke Philips Electronics N.V. (Royal Philips Electronics), more commonly known as Philips , (PHIA, PHG) is a multinational Dutch electronics company.
Philips is one of the largest electronics companies in the world. In 2010, its sales were â¬25.42 billion. The company employs 119,000 people in more than 60 countries.
Philips is organized in a number of sectors: Philips Consumer Lifestyle (formerly Philips Consumer Electronics and Philips Domestic Appliances and Personal Care), Philips Lighting and Philips Healthcare (formerly Philips Medical Systems).