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Philips Lighting opens 4th Light Lounge in Kolkata, India.

Expanding its presence in Eastern India,Philips Lighting (Euronext Amsterdam ticker: LIGHT), a global leader in lighting, today inaugurated its 4th Light Lounge in Kolkata, India.This is the company’s 6th exclusive branded showroom in West Bengal and 22nd in the eastern region. Philips Light Lounges are exclusive showrooms displaying a wide range of home decorative products and solutions from Philips Lighting.


On the occasion, Mr. Harshavardhan Chitale, Vice Chairman and Managing Director, Philips Lighting India said Kolkata is an important market for us, owing to its large customer base and their fast evolving lifestyle needs. By opening our 4thLight Lounge in the city, we are reaffirming our commitment to offer the latest and best-in-class lighting solutions to our customers in Eastern India. The brand new store will offer an experiential showcase of Philips Lighting’s revolutionary lighting solutions in the home decor segment, with strong focus on LED lighting.” 


Spread across an area of 900 square feet, this latest LightLounge hosts an impressive display of over 600 world-class home decorative lighting designs and concepts designed keeping in mind the lighting needs of Indian consumers, home décor trends in the country and the emerging concept of connected ambient lighting. The store also features the recently launched Philips Hue – the world’s smartest web-enabled LED home lighting system which allows users to create and control lighting using their smartphone.


Philips Lighting’s LightLoungesare equipped with live demonstration zones, enabling customers to get a first-hand experience and choose products that match their individual design tastes and requirements. The company differentiates its offerings through innovation in design, energy efficiency and its global lighting application expertise.


With the launch of this new LightLounge in Kolkata, Philips Lighting now has more than 170 Light Lounges in India, in addition to Light Studios in the country.