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Cell C's Black customer numbers hit 2.5 mln in H1

Wednesday 22 August 2018 | 09:18 CET | News
South African operator Cell C's entertainment platform Black has about 2.5 million people who have browsed through its catalogue to date. Black was launched in November 2017 and has 260 000 customers on a free trial, with 60,000 transactions completed to date, the mobile operator said. Current user log-ins are 80,000. 

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Categories: Internet / Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Cell C
Countries: South Africa
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