February 26, 2020
Eindhoven, the Netherlands – Signify (Euronext: LIGHT), the world leader in lighting, after careful consideration, has decided to not participate in VIV MEA Event in Abu Dhabi (UAE) 9-11 March, due to the health risks posed by the Coronavirus (COVID-19).
“Although we were looking forward to meeting our customers and presenting our newest innovations at fair, we must contribute to helping to contain the issue,” Zdenko Grajcar, CEO ONCE a Signify Company. “The health, safety and wellbeing of our employees, customers and partners is and remains our number one priority.”
We will continue to inform our stakeholders about our new innovations through a series of press releases in the coming weeks.
Signify (Euronext: LIGHT) is the world leader in lighting for professionals and consumers and lighting for the Internet of Things. Our Philips products, Interact connected lighting systems and data-enabled services, deliver business value and transform life in homes, buildings and public spaces. With 2018 sales of EUR 6.4 billion, we have approximately 29,000 employees and are present in over 70 countries. We unlock the extraordinary potential of light for brighter lives and a better world. We have been named Industry Leader in the Dow Jones Sustainability Index for two years in a row. News from Signify is located at the Newsroom, Twitter and LinkedIn. Information for investors can be found on the Investor Relations page.