Philips acquires lighting firm NCW Holdings

Royal Philips has acquired the privately owned NCW Holdings (NCW), a Hong Kong-based company engaged in the design, manufacture and distribution of LED, conventional entertainment lighting and lighting control systems.

The transaction, of which no financial details were disclosed, details that NCW will be integrated into the Entertainment business segment of Philips Professional Luminaires, adding to an existing portfolio of entertainment lighting from brands such as Vari-Lite, Strand and Selecon.