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Mobistar buys Walcom retail chain

Wednesday 3 June 2015 | 20:12 CET | News
Mobistar has agreed to acquire Walcom, a chain of over 20 phone shows across Wallonia. Walcom has been a distributor for Mobistar for the last 20 years. It sells both consumer and business services. Mobistar has 151 stores in Belgium, including 65 in Wallonia. It says the deal is a logical way to expand its footprint. Walcom currently employs 70 people. No financial details were disclosed.

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Mobistar
Countries: Belgium
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