Consumer Electronics Industry Snapshot Philips
4) What markets or product categories will be growth areas in 1999?
From a product standpoint, the PC monitor and peripheral markets. We've made a decision that we're not going to be involved with the CPU, but we are going to be involved in everything around it. That represents an opportunity for revenue and margin for us and the retailers.
Digital television roll out, and digital technologies as a category: DVD, CD-R, the whole category will have attention as a result of the hype on digital TV.