Andrea Barbuti is Now Global Product Management Lead for the EMEA at PPDS

PPDS (aka Philips digital signage) announced the promotion of Andrea Barbuti to the newly created position of global product management lead for the EMEA region. Based in Ghent and reporting to William Xiong, VP of global product management, PPDS says Barbuti is one of the company’s most experienced and accomplished professional display specialists, having started […]

Andrea Barbuti is Now Global Product Management Lead for the EMEA at PPDS

The Grove Hotel Tunes in to 225 Customized Philips MediaSuite to Deliver Five Star Guest Room Entertainment Netflix Ready and With Google Cast

PPDS, the exclusive global provider of Philips Professional Displays and complementary solutions, is proud to announce its industry-leading range of Google Cast and Netflix ready Philips MediaSuite TVs have been selected and installed in the luxury guestrooms at the prestigious five star Grove Hotel in the UK. A short distance from Central London and synonymous […]

The Grove Hotel Tunes in to 225 Customized Philips MediaSuite to Deliver Five Star Guest Room Entertainment Netflix Ready and With Google Cast

Announcing the 2024 Winners of rAVe’s Best of InfoComm Awards

We’ve been giving away our Best of InfoComm Awards for a long time — since before my time at rAVe. And every year, after InfoComm, the team sits down and discusses the products that stuck out to us. Not ~just~ because they’re cool (but these are all really cool), but because of the potential they […]

Announcing the 2024 Winners of rAVe’s Best of InfoComm Awards

InfoComm 2024: PPDS continues ‘dvLED for all’ commitment with new ultra-reliable and energy-efficient Philips Unite LED 5000 Series with flip chip COB technology

The latest in PPDS’ growing portfolio of ‘elementary’ 5000 Series direct view LED displays, the new Philips Unite LED 5000 Series, utilizes the latest advances in flip chip COB technology for high impact, sustainability-driven, 16×9 LED wall installations in corporate and education environments. Amsterdam, June 2024: PPDS, the exclusive global provider of Philips Professional Displays, […]

InfoComm 2024: PPDS continues ‘dvLED for all’ commitment with new ultra-reliable and energy-efficient Philips Unite LED 5000 Series with flip chip COB technology

Philips Adds 13” ePaper Signage Display; Joins 25” and 32” of No-Power Displays

PPDS (aka: Philips Professional Displays) added to its ePaper with Android SoC signage range with a 13” Philips Tableaux 4150. Available to be VESA-mounted in portrait or landscape, 13” Philips Tableaux 4150 Series will be aimed at retail, corporate, hospitality, food and beverage, healthcare and transportation and is part of the same 25” 4150 and […]

Philips Adds 13” ePaper Signage Display; Joins 25” and 32” of No-Power Displays

Philips Professional Displays Intros Flip Chip LEDs From 0.78mm to 1.8mm

PPDS (Philips Professional Displays) announced a new flip chip COB-based LED dubbed the Philips Unite LED 5000 Series. The company says the Philips Unite LED 5000 Series is PPDS’ second elementary-level dvLED launched this year, complementing the Philips Public LED 5000 Series designed for larger public indoor spaces, which was announced in April. The company […]

Philips Professional Displays Intros Flip Chip LEDs From 0.78mm to 1.8mm

PPDS Launches Philips Genius Educational Software Aimed at K-12 Schools

PPDS (aka: Philips Professional Displays) announced the launch of its new, technology agnostic Philips Genius educational software, bringing unrestricted collaborative teaching and learning experiences to any classroom and on any interactive display. A year in development, Philips Genius – the first in-house educational software from PPDS – is a brand new, GDPR compliant platform, bringing […]

PPDS Launches Philips Genius Educational Software Aimed at K-12 Schools

PPDS (aka: Philips) Adds Appspace to the Wave Platform

PPDS announced that Appspace is certified as an official PPDS Wave ProStore premium application, making it easier to deploy with Philips Android SoC displays, including the Philips Signage 3000 Series (Q-Line), Philips Signage 4000 Series (D-Line) and the Philips Interactive (T-Line). Features: Digital signage: Get information across on workplace displays, allowing visitors and staff to […]

PPDS (aka: Philips) Adds Appspace to the Wave Platform

PPDS to Unveil New Philips Digital Signage, dvLED, Software, and AI-Driven Strategic Partnerships at InfoComm 24

Charlotte, 14 May 2024: PPDS, the exclusive global provider of Philips Professional Displays and complementary solutions, is excited to confirm its attendance at InfoComm 2024 (June 12-14), with another bumper schedule of brand new, transformational, and sustainability-inspired digital signage, dvLED, software, and AI-driven strategic partnership announcements, plus much more – all exhibiting on Philips Booth […]

PPDS to Unveil New Philips Digital Signage, dvLED, Software, and AI-Driven Strategic Partnerships at InfoComm 24

PPDS Rolls Out Full Philips LED Range Into the Middle East and Africa During a Special Partner Event Hosted in Dubai

PPDS, the exclusive global provider of Philips Professional Displays, is delighted to announce the official launch of its full Philips LED portfolio in the Middle East and Africa, delivering new, highly sustainable and unlimited creative possibilities for partners and customers to achieve their creative visual ambitions. Immediately available with PPDS’ distribution partner, Avientek, and continuing […]

PPDS Rolls Out Full Philips LED Range Into the Middle East and Africa During a Special Partner Event Hosted in Dubai

PPDS Names Experienced AV Engineer and Leader Jan Van Tieghem as iIts New Director of Technical Sales Support

  Amsterdam, 15 April 2024: PPDS, the exclusive global provider of Philips digital signage, interactive displays, dvLED and videowalls, professional TVs, and dedicated AV software, is delighted to announce the promotion of experienced AV engineer, Jan Van Tieghem, as its new Director of Technical Sales Support. Based in Ghent, with an EMEA remit, Jan is […]

PPDS Names Experienced AV Engineer and Leader Jan Van Tieghem as iIts New Director of Technical Sales Support

PPDS Debuts the Philips Cast Server for Simplifying Hotel TV

PPDS announced the Philips Cast Server, a dedicated hotel TV solution designed to deliver seamless and secure casting and app streaming experiences for hoteliers and their guests. The new all-in-one Philips Cast Server has Chromecast built-in and PPDS says it was developed with feedback from customers, hotel managers and guests. PPDS says the single unit […]

PPDS Debuts the Philips Cast Server for Simplifying Hotel TV

Philips Debuts Entry-Level LED Line — LED 5000 Series From PPDS

PPDS (aka: Philips Professional Displays) announced an entry-level line of dvLED solutions; the Philips Public LED 5000 Series. Available globally — including EMEA, India, North America and APAC — the new Philips Public LED 5000 Series is aimed at indoor public spaces — such as retail stores, shopping centers, corporate spaces and offices, cinemas, theaters, […]

Philips Debuts Entry-Level LED Line — LED 5000 Series From PPDS

PPDS, Digital Video Group, FX Design Group and tvONE Join Forces at NAB 2024

PPDS, the exclusive global provider of Philips digital signage, interactive displays, videowalls and dvLED, has confirmed its attendance at NAB Show 2024 (April 13-17) in Las Vegas, showcasing its latest suite of solutions for the broadcast industry. Exhibiting on booth C3544 (Central Hall) at the Las Vegas Convention Center — which attracted more than 65,000 […]

PPDS, Digital Video Group, FX Design Group and tvONE Join Forces at NAB 2024

PPDS Fuels Winning Formula for Oracle Red Bull Racing’s Global Marketing Team with 13 Philips Professional Displays Inside Upgraded MK-7 Offices

PPDS, the exclusive global provider of Philips Professional Displays, is delighted to announce the installation of 13 “game-changing” Philips interactive displays at Oracle Red Bull Racing’s renovated MK-7 marketing team offices in Milton Keynes, UK, sending team collaboration and creative capability into overdrive.   Signaling the latest evolution of an ever-deepening partnership with the reigning Formula […]

PPDS Fuels Winning Formula for Oracle Red Bull Racing’s Global Marketing Team with 13 Philips Professional Displays Inside Upgraded MK-7 Offices

International Women’s Day 2024: PPDS Staff Discuss Ways Company is Embracing Diversity

PPDS, the exclusive global provider of Philips Professional Displays, is a firm industry advocate for promoting equality and gender diversity in the workplace. Today, PPDS continues to see positive trends in the number of females pursuing a career in the AV industry, with the number of female employees operating in some of its biggest global […]

International Women’s Day 2024: PPDS Staff Discuss Ways Company is Embracing Diversity

PPDS Partners with Deutsche Telekom to Deploy E-Ink ePaper Signage All Over the EMEA

PPDS (aka: Philips Professional Displays) announced a partnership with Deutsche Telekom, developing new commercial opportunities with Philips Tableaux ePaper displays. Deutsche Telekom has selected the Philips Tableaux ePaper Series as part of plans to extend and expand upon its digital out of home (DOOH) communications. In 2023, PPDS became the world’s first display manufacturer to […]

PPDS Partners with Deutsche Telekom to Deploy E-Ink ePaper Signage All Over the EMEA

Kayye’s Krystal Ball: 2024 Edition

Welcome to my 24th annual Kayye’s Krystal Ball! It’s been an honor to have written this for 24 straight years and even more of an honor for it to have so many thousands of readers annually — it’s almost always our most-read article of the year on rAVe [PUBS]. So, if you’re reading this right […]

Kayye’s Krystal Ball: 2024 Edition

Congratulations to the 2024 Winners of rAVe’s Best of ISE Awards

What a show! I am proud to say we sent reporters from rAVe [PUBS] to every single booth at ISE 2024 earlier this month to shoot videos of new (and returning!) products. We amassed a cache of more than 2,100 videos, and we posted them all on our (beautiful) ISE microsite, which also includes photos, […]

Congratulations to the 2024 Winners of rAVe’s Best of ISE Awards

PPDS Philips Sells Half-a-Million Hotel TVs Already

PPDS (aka: Philips Professional Displays) says it just sold its 500,000th Philips MediaSuite TV to a leading hotel group. With Chromecast built-in and Netflix-ready entertainment solution reached the half-a-million milestone during ISE 2024 in Barcelona this month, less than five years since the series was first introduced. Said to have exceeded PPDS’ own internal targets, […]

PPDS Philips Sells Half-a-Million Hotel TVs Already

PPDS Debuts Philips Unite dvLED Range

PPDS, the exclusive global provider of Philips Professional Displays and complementary solutions, is delighted to announce the launch of its debut range of ‘All In One’ direct view LED displays, with four new “industry advancing” Philips Unite LED All In One Series’ offering 4K and 8K larger than life viewing for a range of environments. […]

PPDS Debuts Philips Unite dvLED Range

PPDS to Unveil New 4K Philips Collaboration Displays for Education at FETC and Bett 2024

January 2024: PPDS, the exclusive provider of Philips Professional Displays and complementary solutions, will be showcasing its latest generation of complete across-campus hardware and software innovations on stand 1434 at FETC 2024. This year’s special event also includes the official global launch of the brand new 4K, interactive Philips Collaboration displays for Education, together with […]

PPDS to Unveil New 4K Philips Collaboration Displays for Education at FETC and Bett 2024

PPDS Launches Philips Hospitality TVs With Built-in Chromecast

PPDS (aka: Philips Professional Displays) announced the launch of a new line of Philips Hospitality TVs with Chromecast built in. The Philips Hospitality TV 4500 Series is an entry-level product line. Launching in 24”, 32”, 43” 50”, 55” and 65” sizes, PPDS says the TVs are native 4K UHD and include two 10-watt built-in speakers […]

PPDS Launches Philips Hospitality TVs With Built-in Chromecast

PPDS (Philips) Debuts New Line of Entry Level Hospitality TVs for Hotels and Healthcare Environments

Amsterdam, February 2023: PPDS, the exclusive global provider of Philips Professional Displays and complementary solutions, is delighted to announce the launch of a brand new line of Philips Hospitality TVs with Chromecast built in, delivering the features and functionality expected from a premium TV, at a lower price tag. Unveiled for the first time on […]

PPDS (Philips) Debuts New Line of Entry Level Hospitality TVs for Hotels and Healthcare Environments

Philips Professional Displays Announced Its First All-in-one Direct Led Displays, Available in 4k or 8k Resolutions

PPDS (aka: Philips Professional Displays) announced its first All-in-One direct LED displays and it’s available in either 4K and 8K resolutions; dubbed the Philips Unite LED All In One (AIO) Series. The new Philips Unite LED AIO 16:9 range consists of – at launch –of four new models, including the 4000, 4200, 5000 and 7000 […]

Philips Professional Displays Announced Its First All-in-one Direct Led Displays, Available in 4k or 8k Resolutions

PPDS Enters Outdoor LED Market

PPDS (aka: Philips Professional Displays) announced its expansion into the outdoor display market, with the launch of the new 10,000 nit, Ultra High Bright, Philips Urban LED 6000 Series. The Philips Urban LED 6000 Series is aimed at sporting venues. Designed to take centre stage in any environment the Ultra High Bright Philips Urban LED […]

PPDS Enters Outdoor LED Market

PPDS Teams Up with FC Barcelona to Raise Funds for Life-Changing Projects for Vulnerable Children

Amsterdam, January 2024: TPV – the world’s leading supplier of displays and the group behind TP Vision, MMD-Monitors and Displays, AOC, and PPDS – is proud to announce a partnership with the FC Barcelona Foundation, confirming a long-term commitment to the raising of invaluable funds to support the health, wellbeing, and education of vulnerable and […]

PPDS Teams Up with FC Barcelona to Raise Funds for Life-Changing Projects for Vulnerable Children

PPDS Takes Aim at Education With New Monitors, Collaboration Boards and Software Tools

PPDS (aka: Philips Professional Displays) launched a suite of K-12 and higher-ed applications and products today. Available in 65”, 75” and 86” sizes across both model variants, the new Philips Collaboration Series for education  features “a tailored design with the latest advances in educational software delivering unrivalled levels of engagement and inclusivity inside any learning […]

PPDS Takes Aim at Education With New Monitors, Collaboration Boards and Software Tools

Philips Debuts PPDS Publisher Software; a Digital Signage Control and CMS Suite

PPDS (aka Philips Professional Displays) announced the global launch of PPDS Publisher, a new app designed to help businesses maximize their engagement potential with effortless content creation and scheduling opportunities on Philips B-Line 4K Business TVs. PPDS Publisher — developed in-house and in consultation with partners and customers – is included with the Philips B-Line […]

Philips Debuts PPDS Publisher Software; a Digital Signage Control and CMS Suite

PPDS Brings Leading Eye Care Specialist Silmäasema’s in-Store Visions to Life Using a Wave of Philips Android SoC Digital Signage and Software Solutions

PPDS, together with Global Partner Alliance integration partner FirstView, have transformed the in-store customer experience for Silmäasema — Finland’s leading eye care specialist — with the installation of 200-plus Philips Android SoC digital signage displays in 40 high street stores, each seamlessly controlled and managed using PPDS’ unique remote Wave Controller platform. Founded in 1975, […]

PPDS Brings Leading Eye Care Specialist Silmäasema’s in-Store Visions to Life Using a Wave of Philips Android SoC Digital Signage and Software Solutions

PPDS Transforms the US Movie-Going Experience at Showcase Cinemas with 568 Philips 4K Digital Signage and Video Wall Displays

PPDS (aka: Philips Professional Displays) announce the installation of 568 remotely managed 4K Philips digital signage and video wall units in all Showcase Cinemas in North America, transforming the moviegoing experience and delivering lucrative new sales opportunities. Founded in 1936 in Dedham, Massachusetts – and owned by National Amusements Inc, a leader in the motion […]

PPDS Transforms the US Movie-Going Experience at Showcase Cinemas with 568 Philips 4K Digital Signage and Video Wall Displays

C-LAB Wins PPDS Sustainability-Driven MUSE Digital Art Award Competition

PPDS (aka: Philips professional displays) announced that British art collective, C-LAB, has been named the inaugural winner of PPDS’ sustainability-driven MUSE Digital Art Award competition, receiving €3,000 in cash and a ‘zero power’, full colour, Philips Tableaux ePaper display. Launched in August, the MUSE Digital Art Award from PPDS is a new and highly unique […]

C-LAB Wins PPDS Sustainability-Driven MUSE Digital Art Award Competition