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Italian MVNO Erg Mobile to shut down service in March

Tuesday 11 December 2018 | 09:13 CET | News
Italian MVNO Erg Mobile has informed customers that it will be ceasing its activities and permanently discontinuing services by the end of March 2019. The announcement comes just under ten years after oil and energy giant Erg launched the service on the Vodafone Italia network, offering subscribers credits and discounts at TotalErg stations when refuelling their vehicles. However, the market entry of low-cost challenger Iliad earlier this year as well as the launch of Telecom Italia's Kena Mobile MVNO and Vodafone's own low-cost brand Ho has put paid to Erg's mobile venture, with around

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: ERG Mobile / Vodafone Italia
Countries: Italy
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