Philips INFRAPHIL KL7500 light made in the 1960s
Philips INFRAPHIL KL7500 light made in the 1960s in the Netherlands. This model is designed by the french architect and designer Charlotte Perriand Her work aimed to create functional living spaces in the belief that better design helps in creating a better society. The item is in full working order and in great vintage condition.
This Infraphil KL7500 represents the basic design for the 1960’s an 1970’s. Made from cast aluminium it weighs more than one kilo and a half. For the first time pressed glass with an integrated Fresnel lens is applied. The lamp is fixed with a clamping ring that fits in a groove in the front of the armature. The trademark Philips is integrated in the grip, a foil with the Philips logo is adhered on top of armature. There is no further type indication on the armature.
Royal Philips Electronics registered the brand name Infraphil in September 1945. Infraphil is a clipping from INFRAred and PHILips. From 1946 on Philips released several dozens of infrared light bulbs for soothing warming appliances worldwide.
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Labeled by Maker, Marked by Maker
Very Good. This vintage item has no defects, but it may show slight traces of use
European plug (up to 240V)
Cord length: 190 cm, Original plug
22 x 18 x 21 cm
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Koninklijke N.V. (Koninklijke Philips N.V. of the Netherlands, commonly known as), (stylized as PHILIPS) is a Dutch technology company headquartered in Amsterdam with primary divisions focused in the areas of electronics, healthcare and lighting. It was founded in Eindhoven in 1891, by Gerard and his father Frederik. It is one of the largest electronics companies in the world and employs around 105,000 people across more than 60 countries.
Philips is organized into three main divisions: Consumer Lifestyle (formerly Consumer Electronics and Philips Domestic Appliances and l Care), Philips Healthcare (formerly s Medical Systems) and Philips Lighting. As of 2012, was the largest manufacturer of lighting in the world measured by applicable revenues. In 2013, the company announced the sale of the bulk of its remaining consumer electronics operations to Japan’s Funai Electric Co, but in October 2013, the deal to Funai Electric Co was broken off and the consumer electronics operations remain under Philips. Philips said it would seek damages for breach of contract in the US$200-million sale. In April 2016, the International Court of Arbitration ruled in favour of Philips, awarding compensation of €135 million in the process.
Philips has a primary listing on the Euronext Amsterdam stock exchange and is a component of the Euro Stoxx 50 stock market index. It has a secondary listing on the New York Stock Exchange.
In 2004, abandoned the slogan “Let’s make things better” in favour of a new one: “Sense and simplicity”.
In December 2005 announced its intention to sell or demerge its semiconductor division. On 1 September 2006, it was announced in Berlin that the name of the new company formed by the division would be NXP Semiconductors. On 2 August 2006, Philips completed an agreement to sell a controlling 80.1% stake in NXP Semiconductors to a consortium of private equity investors consisting of Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Co. (KKR), Silver Lake Partners and AlpInvest Partners. On 21 August 2006, Bain Capital and Apax Partners announced that they had signed definitive commitments to join the acquiring consortium, a process which was completed on 1 October 2006.
In 2006 Philips bought out the company Lifeline Systems headquartered in Framingham, Massachusetts in a deal valued at $750 million, its biggest move yet to expand its consumer-health business (M).
In August 2007, Philips acquired the company Ximis, Inc. headquartered in El Paso, Texas for their Medical Informatics Division. In October 2007, it purchased a Moore Microprocessor Patent (MPP) Portfolio license from The TPL Group.
On 21 December 2007, and Respironics, Inc. announced a definitive agreement pursuant to which acquired all of the outstanding shares of Respironics for US$66 per share, or a total purchase price of approximately €3.6 billion (US$5.1 billion) in cash.
On 21 February 2008, completed the acquisition of VISICU Baltimore, Maryland through the merger of its indirect wholly owned subsidiary into VISICU. As a result of that merger, VISICU has become an indirect wholly owned subsidiary of . VISICU was the creator of the eICU concept of the use of Telemedicine from a centralized facility to monitor and care for ICU patients.
The physics laboratory was scaled down in the early 21st century, as the company ceased trying to be innovative in consumer electronics through fundamental research.