The Jem Report: Interview: Patent Attorney Jack Haken
Mar 28, 2007, 18:00 (0 Talkback[s])
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"I think a lot of readers associate Philips
primarily with things like light bulbs and consumer electronics.
What are some of Philips' more exciting products?
"Jack Haken: Philips started business as a
light bulb company over one hundred years ago and, while we have
expanded and shifted our business lines, we stick to our roots and
are presently the world's largest manufacturer of lighting
products. Lighting remains an exciting and innovative field as we
apply new technologies to save energy and protect the environment.
We recently announced a major initiative to phase out incandescent
lamps in the Americas and to replace them with more efficient light
sources that provide the same illumination with only 20% of the