0
Wireless

Sprint drops Virgin Mobile brand, to migrate customers to Boost

Wednesday 8 January 2020 | 09:25 CET | News
Sprint is dropping the Virgin Mobile brand and moving the customers to its other prepaid offer, Boost Mobile. The plans were announced on the Virgin Mobile website, and customers informed this month. The customer migration is planned to start in February. 

Thank you for visiting Telecompaper

Sign up below to get access to the rest of this article and all the telecom news you need.

  • Register free and gain access to even more articles from Telecompaper. Register here
  • Subscribe and get unlimited access to Telecompaper’s full coverage, with a customised choice of news, commentary, research and alerts.

Subscriptions

Already registered?



Free Headlines in your E-mail

Every day we send out a free e-mail with the most important headlines of the last 24 hours.

Subscribe now

Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Boost Mobile / Dish Network / Sprint / T-Mobile US / Virgin Mobile USA
Countries: United States
::: add a comment

Add comment

We welcome comments that add value to the discussion. We attempt to block comments that use offensive language or appear to be spam, and our editors frequently review the comments to ensure they are appropriate. If you see a comment that you believe is inappropriate to the discussion, you can bring it to our attention by using the report abuse links. As the comments are written and submitted by visitors of the Telecompaper website, they in no way represent the opinion of Telecompaper.


Related

Dish names former FreedomPop CEO to lead Boost Mobile

Published 22 Sep 2020 14:15 CET | United States
Dish Network has hired the FreedomPop co-founder and former CEO Stephen Stokols to lead its brand Boost Mobile. He will serve as ...

Dish sees takeover of T-Mobile assets closing 01 July

Published 18 Jun 2020 10:29 CET | United States
Dish Network said it expects to complete its takeover of Boost Mobile and other mobile assets from T-Mobile US on 01 July. The ...

FCC approves Boost wholesale MVNO agreement at T-Mobile

Published 21 Apr 2020 08:29 CET | United States
The FCC has approved a new wholesale network agreement for Boost Mobile, the prepaid provider owned by Sprint. T-Mobile US is ...

T-Mobile completes takeover of Sprint, Sievert starts as CEO

Published 01 Apr 2020 15:57 CET | United States
Deutsche Telekom and Softbank have completed the merger of their US mobile operators T-Mobile and Sprint. T-Mobile's takeover of ...

Softbank agrees to new price for Sprint in sale to T-Mobile

Published 21 Feb 2020 08:46 CET | United States
Softbank and Deutsche Telekom announced a revised agreement on the planned merger of their US mobile operators Sprint and ...

Dish loses 194,000 pay-TV customers but lifts profits in Q4

Published 19 Feb 2020 13:34 CET | United States
US satellite TV provider Dish Network reported higher profit figures despite customer losses and lower revenues in the fourth ...

Sprint teams up with Rocket Fiber to expand connected infrastructure for Southeast Michigan

Published 30 Jan 2020 19:24 CET | United States
Sprint and local ISP Rocket Fiber entered a carrier agreement to provide Detroit area businesses with access to more flexible and ...

Sprint lifts mobile customer numbers in Q3 amid wait for T-Mobile merger approval

Published 27 Jan 2020 18:36 CET | United States
Sprint increased mobile customers numbers and narrowed its losses during its fiscal third quarter. CEO Michel Combes said that in ...

Direct Energy works with Sprint for 100% renewable energy in Virginia Operations

Published 16 Jan 2020 21:43 CET | United States
Sprint and Direct Energy Renewable Services announced that all of Sprint's more than 800 Virginia locations will now be served ...

Sprint, Wirecard drive new innovation in IoT, unified commerce to deliver internet of payments

Published 08 Jan 2020 10:39 CET | United States
Sprint announced at CES 2020 a new relationship that will integrate Wirecard unified commerce products into Sprint's Curiosity ...

T-Mobile wins DoJ approval for Sprint takeover with assets sale to Dish

Published 26 Jul 2019 18:04 CET | United States
America's third- and fourth-largest mobile operators, T-Mobile and Sprint have secured clearance from the Department of Justice ...