Philips and GDC link up to serve digital cinema customers


Las Vegas—Philips has announced that the establishment of a formal relationship with GDC Technology, the world's leading digital cinema solution provider, as a key value-added reseller for Philips digital cinema xenon lamps in China, Hong Kong, Singapore, Thailand and other ASEAN countries.

GDC Tech will provide new channels to expand Philips’ xenon lamp sales in the fast growing region. Philips’ Digital Cinema Xenon includes lamps for Barco, Christie, NEC and Sony digital cinema projectors.

GDC Tech has shipped over 25,000 units of digital cinema servers and integrated media blocks as of March 2013.

“We are excited to have such a respected company represent our products in this market,” states said Simonian, global director of sales, Cinema Xenon Lamps, Philips Lighting. “We believe the partnership of GDC Tech and Philips will lead to new opportunities for both companies.”

“We are pleased to have won the confidence of Philips,” said Dr. Man-Nang Chong, founder and CEO of GDC Tech. “GDC Tech and Philips share similar beliefs, to help our customers minimize investment costs.”