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PPDS Selects Former Samsung Director to Spearhead North American Growth

PPDS has appointed Nick Begleries as Commercial VP North America as parent company TPV Group strengthens its position as the world’s largest manufacturer of LCD displays by expanding the regional market for Philips-branded professional display solutions. During an illustrious career spanning a quarter of a century, Begleries has spurred some of the world’s largest and…

India

PPDS at InfoComm Southeast Asia 2022

PPDS will demonstrate a new ‘stretched’ 32:9 Philips digital signage solution at InfoComm Southeast Asia 2022 in Bangkok from 2nd to 4th November as part of its wider exhibition of professional AV solutions. The exclusive global supplier of Philips-branded professional display solutions has announced strategic growth ambitions in Asia, with key target countries including  India,…

Government

Philips Professional Displays Certified for Use in US Governmental Projects

PPDS, the exclusive global provider of Philips professional displays, has achieved TAA compliance status for an evolving line of advanced military-grade secure 4K UHD digital signage and videowall displays. Part of a continued investment, expansion and ambitious global growth strategy, TAA (Trade Act Agreement) compliance now permits the procurement of Philips professional displays for Federal,…

Appointments

PPDS Announces New European Sales Director

PPDS has appointed AV specialist Jae O Choi Park as its new European Sales Director. Part of an ambitious five-year growth strategy, and an ongoing global expansion and recruitment drive, Park is one of the AV industry’s leading international talents, achieving extensive financial, sales and account management experience within the world’s leading professional displays specialists…

Netherlands

Tailoring the Guest Experience at the Hard Rock Hotel Amsterdam American

Hard Rock Hotel Amsterdam American – one of the world’s most iconic and visited establishments, is bringing the superstar experience to all guest rooms following the installation of tailored Philips Pro TV solutions. PPDS, the exclusive global provider of Philips digital signage, interactive displays, direct view LED and professional TV products and solutions, supplied Netflix-ready,…

Appointments

PPDS Restructures Global Management Team

PPDS has adopted a new senior management structure with Franck Racape, Martijn van der Woude and Robert Hsu assuming extended roles in global operations following the announcement current general manager, Chris Colpaert, is to leave the company. The trio will lead the the global provider of Philips branded digital signage, interactive displays, direct view LED…

News

PPDS to Unveil Philips Ultra High Brightness LED Displays at ISE 2022 (May 10th to 13th, Barcelona)

PPDS, the exclusive global provider of Philips professional display and solutions, has added a 3500 nits higher brightness range to the Philips 7000 Series 4K direct view LED. To be unveiled for the first time at ISE 2022 in Barcelona, the latest evolutions of the bezel-free Philips 7000 Series – PPDS’ most complete, scalable and…

Netherlands

PPDS Strengthens International Key Account Management

PPDS has appointed Valeriia Polovkova as international project manager for tailored installations of Philips-branded professional displays in hospitality, corporate and retail settings. A self-proclaimed “problem solving specialist”, Valeriia joins PPDS with more than 10 years of AV industry experience – including specialist technical knowledge of Philips displays – further strengthening and extending PPDS’ highly unique…

News

PPDS to Host Teaser Event Ahead of ISE 2022

PPDS, the global licensee of Philips digital signage, display and direct view professional LED/TV products, will host an online event on 30th March for its partners and customers ahead of the ISE 2022 exhibition in Barcelona.     Open to ISE attendees and non-attendees alike, the live PPDS NEXT Spring 2022 event will highlight relevant…

Corporate Social Responsibility

Supporting the Salvation Army in the Netherlands

A donation of five Philips Professional displays is helping international charitable organisation, the Salvation Army, deliver advanced educational resources and opportunities to children and adults living in less affluent regions of the Netherlands. Donated by PPDS, the global licensee of Philips professional TV and digital signage solutions, the five units which include 75” D-Line digital…

Bahrain

A Racing Start

PPDS has become a Team Supplier to Red Bull Racing, the team behind the reigning Formula One™ World Drivers’ Championship winner. As a Red Bull Racing (RBR) Team Supplier, the exclusive global distributor of Philips digital signage, LED displays and professional TV solutions will deliver a portfolio of professional monitors and related products on tour…

News

Transforming Communication at the Beit Lessin Theater

As part of an historic move to a state-of-the-art venue, the Beit Lessin – Israel’s most popular theatre, has installed digital signage displays. The Beit Lessin Theater is one of the largest and most popular playhouses in Israel, entertaining locals with modern and unique productions since 1980, including popular stage shows from New York’s Broadway…

Environment

Reimagining Fashion Retailing

12.11.2021, 11:17 Reimagining Fashion Retailing MODIVO is using Philips displays to create a new ‘phygital’ shopping experience combining elements of physical and online shopping for visitors to its new stock-free store in Warsaw’s Galeria Mlociny shopping mall. PPDS, the global licensee of the Philips Professional Displays brand, supplied 110 advanced 4K Philips X-Line videowall displays…

Environment

Picture Perfect in the Swiss Alps

15.09.2021, 11:36 Picture Perfect in the Swiss Alps Grand Hotel Kronenhof, the iconic travel destination at Pontresina in the Swiss Alps, has installed Philips MediaSuite professional TVs within all 112 guest rooms as part of a major refurbishment.   First opened in 1848, the luxury hotel which is a favourite with royalty and celebrities (notably,…

Finland

PPDS Leads Nordic Professional TV Sales

23.06.2021, 09:20 PPDS Leads Nordic Professional TV Sales PPDS, the global licensee of Philips professional TV and digital signage solutions, has overtaken Samsung and Sony to become market leader for professional TV sales in Denmark, Norway, Finland and Sweden.   According to the latest official industry figures from respected research firm, DMR AS, PPDS has…

News

Abba Hotels Installs 1,000 Philips MediaSuite Hospitality TVs

15.06.2021, 09:03 Abba Hotels Installs 1,000 Philips MediaSuite Hospitality TVs European hotel operator Abba Hoteles S.A., has selected Philips MediaSuite hospitality TVs from PPDS as part of its in-room upgrade programme.   The group, which has 22 boutique hotel sites across 14 different locations, including Madrid, Barcelona and Berlin, has been operating for more than…

Appointments

Costain Joins UK Hydrogen Advisory Council Working Group

22.04.2021, 23:17 Costain Joins UK Hydrogen Advisory Council Working Group Costain has been appointed to the UK Government’s Hydrogen Advisory Council Working Group, and has announced its further appointment as Chair of industry initiative, the Decarbonised Gas Alliance (DGA). Both advisory groups support regional and national decarbonisation projects to deliver the Government’s net zero carbon…

News

Revolutionizing In-store Marketing at Kwik Trip

08.04.2021, 20:36 Revolutionizing In-store Marketing at Kwik Trip A popular stop on highways in Wisconsin, Minnesota and Iowa, retailer Kwik Trip has completed 1,000 Philips digital signage installations at 700 sites. The retailer which serves more than 8 million customers every week, commenced execution of its digital signage rollout strategy in 2018 as part of…

Education

Bringing Infotainment and Collaborative Learning to Student Digs

24.03.2021, 12:04 Bringing Infotainment and Collaborative Learning to Student Digs PPDS’s range of Philips MediaSuite pro TVs have been installed in all 288 private bedrooms and communal areas within a new student housing complex in Nottingham.   The installation at the purpose-built Talbot Street complex which serves students at the University of Nottingham and Nottingham Trent…

Environment

Redefining Hospital Hospitality

02.03.2021, 13:19 Redefining Hospital Hospitality Philips Pro TVs are supporting patient wellbeing and recovery at the new £162 million Clatterbridge Cancer Centre hospital in Liverpool. The 11-storey Clatterbridge Cancer Centre is the city’s first specialist cancer hospital, bringing world-class treatment, pioneering research and dedicated care to the 2.4 million people living in and around the…

Events

A New Era of Game-Changing Hospitality

02.02.2021, 09:17 A New Era of Game-Changing Hospitality The Jan Heintze Kick Box function and hospitality suite at PSV Eindhoven’s 35,000 capacity Philips stadium has received eight new advanced smart Philips professional displays from PPDS. Named after the club’s European cup-winning legend who is also a Danish national team star (86 caps), the hospitality venue…

Environment

Philips Professional Display Solutions Rebrands

14.01.2021, 12:56 Philips Professional Display Solutions Rebrands PPDS, the organisation behind Philips professional display and professional TV solutions, has launched a new website at ppds.com showcasing its new logo, visual identity and tagline, ‘Powering evolution’. Over the past two decades, PPDS has rapidly evolved from a position of being a new entrant in an already…

Environment

LED Installations of Any Shape and Size

17.12.2020, 21:01 LED Installations of Any Shape and Size The Philips L-Line 7000 Series LED range overcomes many of the physical barriers and limitations to installation in indoor environments. Available from Philips Professional Display Solutions (PDS), all 7000 displays are offered with a standard height of 25cm and 50cm, 75cm and 100cm width variants that…

News

Revolutionising the Guest Experience

10.12.2020, 12:46 Revolutionising the Guest Experience Peter Vinke, Director of International Key Accounts at Philips Professional Display Solutions (PPDS) discusses the evolution of Android-powered Hospitality TV during the Covid-19 pandemic.   The impact of COVID-19 has had a massive effect on, and continues to affect, the global economy, with few businesses unimpacted. While many sectors…

News

Digital Signage Technology of the Year

01.12.2020, 12:48 Digital Signage Technology of the Year A pandemic-inspired retail signage solution from Philips and Bosch has won a Digital Signage Technology of the Year Award for 2020. For the Making PeopleCount solution, one or more intelligent cameras with built-in Video Analytics technology from Bosch, securely connected over encrypted IP connections, are strategically positioned to…

Education

Preventing Transmission of Covid-19 From TV Remote Controls

03.08.2020, 14:40 Preventing Transmission of Covid-19 From TV Remote Controls A new app from Philips Professional Display Solutions (Philips PDS) will help prevent the transmission of COVID-19 and disease-causing bacteria from TV remote controls. Compatible with selected Philips Hospitality TVs, the health and hygiene inspired app allows guests to control their in-room TV using their…

Events

Supporting Reopening Retailers

09.07.2020, 11:08 Supporting Reopening Retailers Philips Professional Display Solutions (PDS) has announced a support and rewards programme to assist retailers with overcoming challenges presented by COVID-19.   Developed with funding previously earmarked for its events and exhibitions programme, InSync provides a new destination for retailers and installation partners to discover and be inspired by some of the latest…

Environment

Reopening with Total Confidence

26.06.2020, 11:33 Reopening with Total Confidence Franck Racapé, Vice President, EMEA, Philips Professional Display Solutions, discusses the launch of the company’s new PeopleCount queue management and social distancing solution for retailers, pubs and restaurants with FM Magazine. Philips Professional Display Solutions has an illustrious history of technological innovation that includes the first ever videowall launched  in 1984. Originally established…

News

A New Norm for Retail

06.05.2020, 10:15 A New Norm for Retail Philips Professional Display Solutions are targeting their queue management and people counting signage solutions at retailers, supermarkets, and operators of cinemas and venues where social distancing is of paramount importance. With public health officials recommending social distancing be maintained between customers and staff to at least 2 metres,…

Healthcare

Mitigating the Threat of Germs

23.03.2020, 12:30 Mitigating the Threat of Germs Chris Colpaert, General Manager for Philips’ Professional Display Solutions in EMEA, AP & NA, explains the importance of touch screen, remote control, and hard switch hygiene to preventing the spread of COVID-19.   On average, people pick up their mobile phones 58 times, and touch them as many as 2,617…

News

Philips Launches “Futureproofed” Pro TVs

25.06.2019, 19:43 Philips Launches “Futureproofed” Pro TVs Philips Professional Display Solutions (Philips PDS) has launch a new range of Google-certified Android MediaSuite Pro TVs in the EMEA region. Unveiled at ISE 2019 in Amsterdam following a soft launch earlier this year, the MediaSuite range consists of seven variants in two series and is being targeted…

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