Launches 43 UHD 4K, 40 Smart and 32
Smart TV’s
Price
starts INR 13490/-
-Exclusive
online retail partner Flipkart, Flash Sale starts April 13th, Friday, 12
pm

-Business
France welcomes the brand; extends support to strengthen Indo-French
relations 


April
12th, 2018, Thursday, New Delhi:
  Amidst India’s growing TV market
Thomson (owned by Technicolor SA, France), the leading French consumer brand
launched a range of its smart TV’s in collaboration with Business France (Trade
Section of the Embassy of France), in New Delhi today.
In
an exclusive licensing agreement with SPPL (Super Plastronics Pvt. Ltd.), the
brand unveiled its 43 UHD 4K, 40 smart and 32 smart TV’s, which will be
exclusively available on​
​ ​
Flipkart, starting April 13th. The brand will open
its flash sale on April 13th, 2018, Friday, at 12
noon.
“Technicolor,
owner of Thomson brand is very proud to sign a long-term license with SPPL as a
strategic partner to develop Thomson’s presence in India”, stated 


​​
Claire Villeneuve, Head,
Intellectual Property and Licensing, Technicolor, France 
Elated about the
launch, Mr. Avneet Singh Marwah, CEO, Super Plastronics Pvt. Ltd.,
the Indian Brand Licensee for Thomson, said
 “We are delighted to
partner up with a leading and historic global brand like Thomson. It is
SPPL’s endeavor and commitment to promote ‘Make in India’,
generate employment and contribute to the Indian economy. With the launch we
aim to capture 6% – 7% of total TV market share and make Thomson, No. 1 Online
smart TV brand in India. We have already planned to put one more manufacturing
line of Led TV by next-quarter in order to offer Indian consumer products that
are at par with global Standards i.e. quality, innovation and elegance, at a
competitive price. While technology and innovation remains the core of it, we
have worked on many aspects of TV keeping in mind the Indian palate for
aesthetics, color and sound”.
The Thomson 43 UHD 4K Smart TV’s comes
with default APK Gmail, YouTube, Twitter, Facebook and Netflix and runs on
Android 4.4.4.0 and Aptoide with the feature to download any App. The three
products are priced very aggressively for the cost sensitive consumer of today
who is well-informed, uncompromising and discreet 
Thomson Smart TV prices:
32 SMART (32M3277): INR
13,490/-                         
40 SMART (40TM4099): INR 19,990/-
43 UHD 4K (43TM4377): INR 27,999/-
*attached
product specification sheets



Commenting on the
launch, Sandeep Karwa, Head of TV & Large Appliance Flipkart
said,
” Flipkart ensures a shopping experience for customers that is
driven by a diverse selection, offering them with best in class technology at
affordable prices. Thomson, a trusted brand worldwide, comes with a global
legacy in technology and innovation. Our exclusive partnership with Thomson
offers our shoppers a complete package of smart technology and great features
at an aggressive price, making it a compelling offer and we are confident this
would be another best seller on Flipkart. Replicating our strategy for
smartphones, this launch marries well into our commitment of driving innovation
in the market while we continue to be India’s most trusted destination for TVs”
Welcoming
Thomson’s come back to India Ms. Claire THUADET, Deputy
Chief of Mission, Embassy of France
,
 elucidated “We
extend our wholehearted support and welcome to Thomson in India. A brand known
for its French legacy, innovation and leadership. The appropriate departments
of this Embassy would be happy to extend any support that is required by
Thomson in seeking potential partners or exploring new markets in India.”
With
a rich heritage stretching back more than 120 years, Thomson has been part of
the world’s greatest technological revolutions with an unwavering dedication of
making innovation accessible to all. World leader in CRT TVs in the 80’s,
Thomson has kept developing its business with partners worldwide and is in the
top selling TV brands in France, its home country.
About Super Plastronics Pvt. Ltd.
(SPPL)

SPPL is a manufacturing
concern established in 1990 with its Head Office in Noida. Its initial business
was plastic injection moulding which then graduated to manufacturing of CRT
TV’s and to LED TV’s on date. We were one of the largest manufacturers of CRT
TV cabinets in the 90’s and early 00’s. Today we are one of India’s foremost
OEM’s in CRT and LED Television. We have 3 manufacturing plants in India
located in Noida, Una and Jammu. We have an employee strength of over 1000
across India and are expanding as we grow. For additional information on
Thomson TVs in India, visit us at www.thomsontv.in, follow
us on Twitter @thomsontvindia, or like us on Facebook at Thomson India.
About
Technicolor

Technicolor, a worldwide
technology leader in the media and entertainment sector, is at the forefront of
digital innovation. Our world class research and innovation laboratories enable
us to lead the market in delivering advanced video services to content creators
and distributors. Our commitment: supporting the delivery of exciting new
experiences for consumers in theatres, homes and on-the-go.www.technicolor.com –
Follow us: @Technicolor – linkedin.com/company/technicolor

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