Philips opens light lounge in Gurgaon
Philips Electronics India Ltd unveiled its first ‘Light Lounge’ in Gurgaon. A Light Lounge is an experience zone which gives customers a ‘see, touch and feel’ experience of a diverse range of world-class home decorative lighting concepts from Philips like Living Colors, Ecomoods, Kidsplace, Ledino and Aquafit. Philips is buoyant about its plans to consolidate its retail presence in Delhi-NCR and North India by opening more Light Lounges and Light Shoppes (Shop-in-shops) in the coming months.
"In line with the continued company-wide focus on consumer lighting, Philips has rapidly increased its retail presence across important cities in India in the last one year," said, R Nandakishore, Senior Director – Home Decorative Lighting & Modular Switches, Philips Lighting India. "Gurgaon, the satellite town of Delhi-NCR is fast becoming an important market which offers an interesting profile of customers. The region offers huge business potential to us. The new Light Lounge will offer consumers the complete range of home decorative lighting solutions under one roof," he added.
The company is aggressively looking to expand its retail presence throughout India and aims to have 450 exclusive touch points – 400 Light Shoppes and 50 Light Lounges – by the first quarter of 2011.
The Philips Home Decorative Lighting range is a unique offering in the market to cater to the evolving lifestyle needs of global Indians. The market for decorative lighting is currently inundated with unbranded cheap imports that do not always satisfy energy efficiency and safety norms. Philips differentiates its offerings through innovation in design, energy efficiency and application of its global lighting application expertise. The product range starts from Rs. 575/- and extends upto Rs. 40,000/.
Each Philips Light Lounge will showcase lighting solutions for every application and space within a home, including the living room, bedroom, study, dining rooms, kitchen and bathroom. At the Philips Light Lounge, consumers will receive expert advice in choosing the right lighting design solutions to meet their unique requirements. The new Philips Light Lounge in Gurgaon is located at Grand Mall, MG Road.