Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Pages: 33. Chapters: Philips, Vabis, Hormel, Scania AB, Merck a Co., Northwestern Consolidated Milling Company, Acme Markets, Great-West Lifeco, Frederick a Nelson, Acme Fresh Market, Babcock International Group, Halle Brothers Co., Acme Brick, Wrigley Company, Dr. Oetker, Bulley a Andrews, LLC, Sears plc, NKT Holding, Mozambique Company, Harzfeld's, Chloride Group, Fazer, Furness Withy, Raunds Co-operative Society, Peebles, Boylan Bottling Company, The Great-West Life Assurance Company, Collins a Aikman, T ky d Shoten, Empire City Subway, Standard Coosa-Thatcher Company, Hansa Brewery. Excerpt: Koninklijke Philips Electronics N.V. (Royal Philips Electronics), most commonly known as Philips, (Euronext: PHIA, NYSE: PHG) is a multinational Dutch electronics company. Philips is one of the largest electronics companies in the world. In 2010, its sales were 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). Philips electric razorThe company was founded in 1891 by Anton and Gerard Philips, who were first cousins of Karl Marx, in Eindhoven, Netherlands. Its first products were carbon-filament lamps and other electro-technical equipment. Its first factory survives as a Museum devoted to light sculpture. In the 1920s, the company started to manufacture other products, such as vacuum tubes (also known worldwide as 'valves'). In 1939 they introduced their electric razor, the Philishave (marketed in the USA using the Norelco brand name). Philips was also instrumental in the revival of the Stirling engine. Philips radio receiver model 930A, 1931On 11 March 1927 Philips went on the air wi...Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online.
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