Signify confirms sustainability leadership as it improves its score in the 2021 S&P Global Corporate Sustainability Assessment
Signify confirms sustainability leadership as it improves its score in the 2021 S&P Global Corporate Sustainability Assessment • We are in the top 1% in our industry in the S&P Global Corporate Sustainability Assessment (Score date: November 12, 2021) • We are part of the DJSI World Index for the fifth consecutive year • We obtained full scores (100/100) in 56 categories including Climate Change Strategy and Risk Management, Product Design and Innovation, Human Rights Assessment, Mitigation & Remediation, and Board Diversity Policy Eindhoven, the Netherlands – Signify (Euronext: LIGHT), the world leader in lighting, has confirmed its leadership in sustainability as it improved its score in the 2021 S&P Global Corporate Sustainability Assessment to 87 (out of 100)1 from 86 (out of 100) one year ago. Thanks to this, we once again are included in the DJSI World Index, for the fifth year running. “I’m extremely proud for receiving this continued recognition for our leadership and sustainable business practices, especially as this reflects the year in which we successfully completed our Brighter Lives, Better World 2020 program and achieved carbon neutrality,” said Eric Rondolat, CEO of Signify. “This provides us with additional motivation as we now step up our efforts to double our positive impact on the environment and society in 2025. We will do this by focusing our strategy on growth that contributes to sustainability, addressing climate action, circular economy, food availability, safety & security and health & wellbeing.” This momentous achievement provides a deep source of pride for us. As of November 12, 2021, we performed in the 100 percentiles in the Electrical component & Equipment industry in the S&P Global Corporate Sustainability Assessment, meaning that we are in the top 1% in our industry. And we obtained full scores (100/100) in 56 categories including Climate Change Strategy and Risk Management, Product Design and Innovation, Human Rights Assessment, Mitigation & Remediation, and Board Diversity Policy. This recognition celebrates our drive for sustainability leadership under our Brighter Lives, Better World 2025 program as we continue to make progress on increasing our positive impact.
Signify is the new company name of Philips Lighting. We are the world leader in lighting and provide our customers with high-quality, energy-efficient lighting products, systems and services. We turn light sources into points of data to connect more devices, places and people through light, contributing to a safer, more productive and smarter world.
The choice of our new company name originates from the fact that light becomes an intelligent language, which connects and conveys meaning.Signify is the world leader in lighting for professionals, consumers and lighting for the Internet of Things. Our energy efficient lighting products, systems and services enable our customers to enjoy a superior quality of light, and make people’s lives safer and more comfortable, businesses more productive and cities more livable. With 2019 sales of EUR 6.2 billion, approximately 32,000 employees and a presence in over 70 countries, we’re unlocking the extraordinary potential of light for brighter lives and a better world.
Energy-efficient LED lighting and smart lighting control minimizes lighting energy usage and help you achieve your sustainability goals. Our Interact IoT Platform enables connected LED lighting systems and embedded sensor networks to collect data and deliver insights, benefits and new services. By 2020, more than 50 billion devices will connect to the Internet, most wirelessly. This is placing wireless communication under increasing pressure. Put simply, the radio spectrum is becoming congested. What’s more there are areas where radio frequency wireless communication is not permitted or the best fit.
Trulifi by Signify is the perfect solution. It’s a range of LiFi systems, providing two-way wireless communication that’s reliable, secure and fast. Whether setting the mood in the living room or brightening up your kitchen,our energy efficient. LED lamps and luminaires offer customizable solutions. Our consumers connected lightning offering. Philips Hue, is the world’s best- selling and most wide- ranging wireless lightning for the home and gardens. Signify became the 1st global lightning company to LiFi-enable normal office lightning fixtures. Our game – changing technology provides a fast , stable broadband cennections through light waves
Eindhoven, the Netherlands – Signify (Euronext: LIGHT), the world leader in lighting, has today launched its new company name, following the amendment of the company’s articles of association changing its name from Philips Lighting N.V. to Signify N.V. Eric Rondolat ,CEO, Signify. Signify will continue to use the Philips brand for its products, the most trusted lighting brand in the world, under the existing licensing agreement with Royal Philips. The company expects the name change to be implemented in all the countries where it is active by the beginning of 2019. Founded as Philips in Eindhoven, the Netherlands, we’ve led the lighting industry with innovations that serve professional and consumer markets for more than 127 years. In 2016, we spun off from Philips, becoming a separate company, listed on Amsterdam’s Euronext Stock Exchange. We were included in the benchmark AEX index in March 2018. With operations in more than 70 countries and 32,000 people worldwide, Signify generated sales of EUR 7 billion and invested EUR 354 million in Research and Development in 2017. “We are driven by the principle that light is essential,” Eric Rondolat added. “And by connecting it to networks, software, sensors and IoT platforms, we open the door to a smarter world.”
Sustainability is part of the DNA of Signify. It’s our purpose to unlock the extraordinary potential of light for brighter lives and a better world. By changing the way we create and use light, we can improve lives and have a positive impact on the planet. Over the past 125 years, Signify pioneered many key breakthroughs in sustainable lighting, being a driving force behind several leading technological innovations, including LED. Energy-efficient LED lighting and smart lighting control minimizes lighting energy usage and help you achieve your sustainability goals. Our Interact IoT Platform enables connected LED lighting systems and embedded sensor networks to collect data and deliver insights, benefits and new services.