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UK mobile competition gears up after failed consolidation, weak Q2

Friday 16 September 2016 | 15:16 CET | Author: Marion ter Welle | Background
After the turbulence in the British mobile market of the past year, the operators have settled down to refining their commercial strategies. The failed merger partners 3 UK and O2 UK have been updating their product ranges and prices, while BT/EE and Vodafone are gearing up for competition on the quad-play market. The strategy refresh is needed as the mobile market faces pressure on revenues.

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: 3 UK / AT&T / BT / EE / Liberty Global / O2 UK / Openreach / Vodafone
Countries: United Kingdom
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