Orange France loses net 201,000 customers after Free launch

Wednesday 22 February 2012 | 10:48 CET | News
Orange France has published information to clarify the impact on its business from the launch of France's fourth mobile operator, Free Mobile, on 10 January. Orange is the first operator to issue an official reaction, although all the operators have made various comments in the press. Orange said that while it saw a substantial increase in number porting requests in the first 48 hours after Free Mobile's launch, peaking at over 150,000 in a single day, these have since decreased tenfold. The operator noted that requests for the porting identity codes do not necessarily correspond to actual

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Free Mobile / Orange Business France / Sosh
Countries: France
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