Company background

We are a global powerhouse. Our products – audio, headphones, video, home cinema, multimedia, home communications and accessories – deliver on our commitment to meaningful innovation in sound and entertainment.

Each of our brands focuses on a different group of consumers with different needs and aspirations. These brands include Philips, Philips Fidelio, GoGear, Trainer, Onkyo and Gibson. You can find out more information on our portfolio of brands here.

We hold leading market positions in key categories including audio systems, docking stations, sound bars, headphones and connected audio. With our roots as the audio, video and multimedia division of Dutch electronics giant Royal Philips, we are proud of our heritage as the inventor of the compact cassette recorder, CD, DVD and Blu-ray. Today, as part of Gibson Brands Inc., with its heritage in innovation, quality and prestige in music instruments, as well as its position as one of the fastest-growing music lifestyle companies in the world, we're excited about our future.

  • 1931

    ‘Chapel radio’ radio receiver
    ‘Chapel radio’ radio receiver
  • 1963

    Compact cassette recorder
    Compact cassette recorder
  • 1983

    CD player
    CD player
  • 1992

    Digital compact cassette recorder
    Digital compact cassette recorder
  • 2000

    Super audio CD player
    Super audio CD player
  • 2003

    Streamium wireless broadband internet micro Hi-Fi system
    Streamium wireless broadband internet micro Hi-Fi system
  • 2010

    Fidelio Primo docking speaker
    Fidelio Primo docking speaker
  • 2011

    Philips Fidelio
    Philips Fidelio

 

About Gibson Innovations

Part of Gibson Brands Inc., one of the world’s leading music lifestyle companies, Gibson Innovations focuses on great sound quality, advanced technology and sophisticated design to improve the entertainment experience. Our portfolio of brands includes Philips, Philips Fidelio, GoGear, Trainer, Onkyo and Gibson. Our ambition is to become the world’s #1 music lifestyle company.

Gibson Innovations is a Gibson Brands company
Our audio portfolio
Philips delivers innovation that matters to music lovers, in sound and connected entertainment. From great sound quality, to advanced connectivity and sophisticated design, we strive to improve the world’s entertainment experience.
With Philips’ heritage of over 50 years in acoustic innovation, we created Fidelio as an obsession with sound realized through precise audio engineering, innovative design and great user experience. So you can enjoy music as the artist intended, and nothing else.
Since 1946, Onkyo has relentlessly delivered a perfect sound experience, notably through its unparalleled range of AV receivers. We are now going beyond the living room with high resolution sound headphones and wireless portable speakers, so you can enjoy great sound and sleek minimalist design everywhere.
A fresh new comer in music on the go, Go Gear brings fun, energy and a creative twist to a range of affordable and colorful headphones and connected speakers to let music go places with you, everywhere. Let’s go rock that world!
Trainer, our new brand in the fitness wearables segment, keeps the world healthy through a superior music experience: our range of headphones designed for workout will make leading a healthy lifestyle the most pleasurable and energetic experience.
Forget everything you heard before, the legend in guitars is entering the high end audio segment with a bang, thanks to a premium range of headphones and portable speakers building on the amazing heritage of the brand: quality, prestige and innovation.