Philips Drachten has been located in Drachten since 1950 and is one of the largest Philips development and production centers in Europe. Here more than 2000 enthusiastic colleagues from all parts of the world work together on Personal Health products that improve people's lives.
On this site you will find both R&D and production. The products that are being worked on are shavers, Philips Avent Mother & Childcare products (pacifiers and bottles), OneBlades, Ladyshaves, beard trimmers, Wake-up Lights and parts for electric toothbrushes (Sonicare).
Health and sustainability in one
Philips strives to make the world healthier and more sustainable through innovation and has set itself the goal of improving the lives of 2.5 billion people per year by 2030.